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Resolution!

On a previous post, I stated that one of my resolutions was to use up some of the toppers that I had previously made but then stuffed in a drawer. This is the first of those; the background was very simple, just the same stamp stamped multiple times in different colours; I am listing the distress inks below however although I know I used the Crafters Companion wax pencils, I coloured this a very long time ago now and cannot remember which colours I used. The shadow outline is in gold metallic marker as a bit of an experiment 😉

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Saturated Canary

Distress Inks:

  • Wild Honey
  • Rusty Hinge
  • Walnut Stain

The flowers are Crafters Companion dies, one of the essential flowers sets and the pearls are the Perlen Pen liquid pearls.

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SC Casey

This is a Saturated Canary stamp which I haven’t had out for a while, but is still a lovely little stamp.

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The Colours Used

Hair: GY1-GY5 (new colours)

Skin: FS2, FS9 CR3

Top: DP1-DP4

AB3 for blue bits

I also used one of the grey pencils for extra shadow (sorry can’t remember which one) and 002 for the hair highlights. To finish I used the clear sparkle overlay

Colour Organiser

Organisation – a slightly foreign principle for me outside of work however I have reached that time in my life where I cannot help feeling perhaps it isn’t such a bad thing..?

Scattered around my various crafty hidey-holes have been various colour charts; sample blends, sample pictures and colour wheels many of which magically vanish when I actually want to use them for reference. So, I have made myself a very simple little book with some rings and embossed card; I have also reinforced the punched holes by adding eyelets (go cropadile!)

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So here are some selections from my little book of colour, which has the advantage of plenty of room to add more 🙂