Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Variations on Summer Solstice!

Hello to all.  Sharing two projects made with the beautiful Summer Solstice Stamp by Cherry Green for Crafter's Companion.  The launch of this fabulous range is on the 15th June on Hochanda.  I have an altered project and a sparkle card to share today for my sneak peeks!

This basic box was purched in the Wilko sale for a few pence.  
I have used some lovely papers and detail from the Sara Signature ranges to decorate.  Shine was added with embossing, die cutting and gilding wax.
Materials list!
Summer Solstice - Cherry Green for Crafter's Companion.
Altered storage house project
Spectrum Noir Aqua markers:
Nature: Kingfisher, Evergreen
Primary: Scarlett, Gold. Teal
Floral: Sunflower, Bud Green, Marigold, Begonia
Coredinations card, Crafter's Companion kraft card
and metallic Centura Pearl
Pebeo GildingWax, Texture Embossing Folder
Sara Signature Designer papers
Various Crafter's Companion dies: Floral, edge die, fence die,
butterflies die, autumn leaves die
Floral pearls, raffia ribbon and house storage base from stash.

The A5 card features the same stamp coloured in a different palette.
Materials list:
Summer Solstice - Cherry Green for Crafter's Companion.
Spectrum Noir Aqua markers, base coat:
Primary: Teal, Aquamarine
Floral: Begonia, Sunflower, Bud Green
Highlight layer of ,Spectrum Noir Sparkle markers:
Moonlight, Soft Jade, Red Berry, Emerald Gre
en, Harvest Moon
Backgrounds made with Aqua markers blended with glycerine and sponged onto watercolour card.  One all over card, one applied through Sara Signature die cut stencil.
Black Matt card
Ribbon, cameo, pearls from my stash.

Picture taken from the side to show the lovely sparkle detail.

Happy crafting fun to all!


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Veerle said...

Both creations are so gorgeous and colourful Laine.
hugs Veerle xx

aussie aNNie said...

A beautiful post, love the colours full of brightness and cheer on my dreary Aussie day, now evening here. Love these two projects.xx [aNNie]

Jane Savage said...

That is a stunning butterfly and your colouring has really brought it to life! Gorgeous projects, Laine! xxx

Katie Lamb said...

Stunning makes and love how bright they are

KraftyKoolKat said...

Two beautiful creations Laine. Love both ways.

KarinsArtScrap said...

these are very beautiful and cheerful creations Laine
Gr Karin

Tracy Freeman said...

They are both so beautiful Laine, gorgeous use of the box xxxx

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Laine the box and card are stunning the butterflies are so beautiful. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Gina Knott said...

WOW Laine, both creations are beautiful! I love the colours and gorgeous papers! The butterfly is stunning, I love how you have created a sheen.
Gina xx

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Both cards are so lovely. Great coloring add always

Sarah said...

I am blown away....again!! Such stunning makes Laine xx

Janet Packer said...

Your creations are stunning x

Jennifer Kray said...

Gotta love those Wilko sales, eh? Really fantastic project Laine, it's so gorgeous. I also like the embossed texture and stencilling you've done. Super! <3 x

Andree said...

These are both fabulous Laine. Great designs and the colours are gorgeous xx

Shabneez said...

Beautiful samples as always Laine x

Rose Andrew said...

Beautiful project loving the bright butterfly and shape of the cards .
Hugs Rose xxx

Jan Ltc said...

This is gorgeous x Jan

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