Sunday, 6 July 2008

Sunday Postcard "Birds"

The theme today at Sunday Postcard is "Birds". I love the way this blog gives you notice of the theme ahead, so I had time to do mine yesterday already.
Created a background with Lyra watercolour crayons (these are great, like real watercolour in a crayon), blended with some gesso and then overstamped. For once I was really pleased with it as (dare I say it) it looked like one of the free artist papers you get with some of the Somerset Studio magazines. I then used some of the marvelous freebie images that the very kind Nancy Dooren aka Vintage Stamper has on her blog. Thank you Nancy, I love your images!!!


Stempelchaotin said...

Wow this is fabulous.
Wonderful background and lovely image.

herminesplace said...

Gorgeous, love the background.

Mandy C said...

fabulous postcard

ilonka -kreativgeschwafel- said...

really a wonderful card!

sija said...

Schitterend Astrid! Prachtige combinatie.

Kris Dickinson said...

Oh how beautiful!

~*~Patty said...

I can see why you are so pleased with this piece, it's Lovely and your background is super!

KardKrazy said...

It does look like one of the artist sheets from Stampington...its just gorgeous!
the image is perfection!

Viola said...


Karen said...

beautiful postcard :-)

Sian said...

Fantastic. I love it.

Donna said... the background!

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