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September 2, 2016

Get Well Poppies

Hi, back again with another card.

I had carpal tunnel surgery so my hand was a bit sore
but I thought I would take a crack at trying to color with 
watercolors as they do not require pressure.
So using the sketch this week at Mojo Monday I create
this card.
 I stamped the poppies with a Mark's Finest stamp that I got a few
years ago, in fact, I don't think it is available anymore.  I love poppies, I think they are my favorite flowers.  I am pleased with how this turned out, the water coloring was pretty easy to do.  I wish you could see it in person as it
sparkles because I put Wink of Stella over the flowers.
The papers are from a K&Company pack and the get well soon is
a Hero Arts stamp, that I stamped with Distress ink Forest Moss.
The whole flower panel I have popped using Darcie fun foam.  I love that
stuff for popping things on cards.  Thanks, Crafting Circle for telling me about
it, it is super cheap and you get a lot in the package.  I have found that my 
ATG tape gun works great for adhering it. 
I hope you enjoy my card, have a great weekend.

Challenges entered:
Mojo Monday - sketch ends 9/4
The House that Stamps - Anything goes ends 9/6

8 comments:

Karen D. said...

sending get well wishes...
What a gorgeous card...beautifully done even under the circumstances of your sore arm.
hugs,
Karen

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

So very gorgeous. Those flowers are colored so beautifully. Thanks for joining us for Mojo Monday!

Patti J said...

Donna, this is beautiful! Hope you feel better soon!!! Thanks for joining us at The House that Stamps Built

Glittered Paws said...

Wow watercoloring and carpal just don't sound like they go together LOL. But what a beautiful job. Best wishes as you continue to heal. Thanks for joining us at The House that Stamps Built this week. Shirley H.

Cheri said...

I'm a poppy lover too, Donna and you've colored these beautifully in spite of your surgery recovery. I hope you continue to heal. Thank you for joining our ATG challenge this week at The House That Stamps Built.

Laurie Unger said...

Gorgeous! what wonderful coloring as well. Thanks for joining us over at The House That Stamps Built.

Heather said...

This is soooo gorgeous! Those poppies are stunning and so is your water coloring. Thanks for playing with The House That Stamps Built.

Aileen Ryan said...

Beautiful card, love those Poppies and your watercolouring. All comes together perfectly.