Friday, 5 August 2011

Flowing Friday

Hi Everyone.

Hope your are all well.  Thank you to all of you who left kind comments on my previous post :)

Here we are on day 5 of SmudgeFest, a week of challenges hosted by Smudgy Antics.

Today's challenge is Flowing Friday, to create a project using a flowing medium, ie watercolour, liquid ink, liquid glues, thinned out acrylics etc.   I decided to use watercolours.  Now I must warn you,  a painter I am NOT!!!

Here is my entry, let me know what you think :)


I have used an image from the Smitten set by Smeared Ink, she is backed by a watercolour painting from the internet, sorry guys, I'm not that talented, especially when it comes to painting!  I have coloured her with pro markers and the kids little box of paints (I don't have any), then I cut her out and mounted her on foam pads, added some feathers, but unfortunately I didn't have any shells, so I used the blue and white cherry blossoms instead,..............  if you close one eye and squint.................they still don't look like shells! hahaha

I would like to enter this card in the following challenge(s)

28 comments:

  1. Wow- what a beautiful scene.

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  2. Fiona - what a fantastic card - love the scene and the image really works. I look forward to seeing your next creation. Hazel x

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  3. Amazing! Love the scene you set up! Beautiful!

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  4. love it a great way to get around not being good at painting the internet is every ones friend in that way lol the image is wonderful and I love how you have coloured her good luck with you challenges
    Jacki xx

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  5. This is sooo pretty! Great choice of background & I love how you added the feather & flowers. (they look fine) So feminine & love the bling!

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  6. dude, great job! i think everything goes fabolous together!

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  7. I think you created something gorgeous! Fabulous painting!

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  8. That's really lovely. Your colouring of the image is beautiful.
    Ike xx

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  9. Lovely card. Thank you for joining in the Divas by Design Challenge.

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  10. what a gorgeous card love the colors thanks for joining us at Cutie Sunday.....

    Hugs
    Bella

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  11. wonderful card!i love it!thanks for playing this weeks Bugaboo challenge at catch the bug!

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  12. Super summer card! This was perfect for the water challenge!! So glad you joined us this week at Catch The Bug!

    Becky

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  13. Beautiful card.
    Thanks for joining us at Cutie Sunday.
    Hugs Stine

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  14. Hope you had a 'SPLASHING' time with our challenge. So glad you shared your project with us for this challenge at Bugaboo.
    TFS
    Paul
    http://www.craftyblogocks.blogspot.com/

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  15. Way To Go Fiona! You robbed the kids stash! LOL! Just Kidding! Your card is awesome! Awesome way to think outside the box!

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  16. lovely card, beautiful colors

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  17. A perfect scene
    Luv Jane xxx

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  18. What a great card. It makes me want to go to the beach. :) Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime.
    Tana @ A Caffeinated Crafter

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  19. I luv the card and the beach colours are wonderful.
    I will be honored if you will add this project in our weekly linking party every Wednesdays at
    http://www.passionatelyartistic.com/2011/08/my-inner-baker-with-linking-party.html
    Have a great week,
    Maggie
    http://passionatelyartistic.com

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  20. Very pretty, and great coloring, love the feathers! trying to get the flow. I haven't been to the beach all summer and we live 30 minutes away. ::sigh::
    Hugs,
    Susan

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  21. this is beautifully design Fiona!!! love the feathers!
    Thank you for playing along @ Paper Playtime!
    hugs

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  22. Oh very pretty work. Nice back ground that you chose. But your girl is so beautiful. I appreciate that you gave her red hair (i don't have red hair). She is an eye-catching digi!
    Thank you for playing with us at Paper Playtime.
    Krista, summer guest designer
    http://www.KristasPaperCafe.com

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  23. Really fun, love it. Thank you for playing at Die Cut Dreams.

    Hugs Ali x

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  24. You colored her very pretty and the scene is just gorgeous. It is a 'summertime' scene for sure. So glad you joined the Tuesday Throwdown challenge this week.

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