Sunday, 24 January 2016

Post cards from my craft table

Got a few things to do today so thought I'd share a couple of Post cards I've made.

This one was made a couple of weeks ago, indulging my love of green

The Crafty Individuals main image stamped in black.   The swirl pattern stamped next over a mask so that it sits behind the main image.   Felt pens in various shades of green picked out the flora and design on the vase.   Grey felt pen added for a little shading and and filled a little more pattern on the vase.

I thought I'd seen a challenge 'Shades of Green' but checking Challenges for days could not find it again.

The next post card was made yesterday, been mulling about it and then was inspired by a couple of challenges to get on and do it.  I like post cards, all mine are 6" x 4'.

The stamps are from Clarity stamped in Archival Black.    The nearest one and the only one not a solid silhouette has been given a yellow 'blanket'.  Yellow brushed in on the left hand side indicating sun, small shadows added in grey pointing away from the 'sun'.

This was inspired by
Rubber Dance - Black, White and one other
Crazy 4 Challenges - Pop (mine is the pop of yellow)
Less is More - Recipe Use a Silhouette.


  1. Helloooooooo ! how are you woman ? such a long time since I have popped by havent really been popping by anywhere to be honest. Two beautifull inspirational pieces but your LIM really caught my eye in the gallery. Hope all is well with you and yours Zoe.


  2. Lovely cards, especially your second one!

  3. Lovely postcards! Thank you so much for entering the second one to our January splash challenge. It's perfect! ♥

  4. I've actually never made a postcard before! Never thought of it even. Must try!
    Your first card has a beautiful vintage flair to it. Your second the first word that came to mind is wow, I so love this style of art!

  5. What a fantastic and super striking silhouette image. Perfect placement and thanks so much for playing along this week!
    Sarah xx
    Less is More

  6. Zoe what a striking design and your pop of yellow on the first image is inspired
    Thank you so much
    "Less is More"

  7. Two wonderful cards and great silhouette stamping with the gently faded in yellow.
    Thanks for sharing with us.
    Anita x
    Less is More

  8. Love this. The yellow is very striking and I love your shadows. Hugz


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