Friday, March 15, 2013

For a friend

I have a confession...
My fingers are covered.... COVERED!!!!
in INK!!  ok, so I've discovered Dylusions Ink Sprays...
I'm completely addicted!  I want to spray everything!
In fact, I have sprayed a lot of things that may or may not ever make it onto this blog.

Soooo for my offering today I made this fun card
the background is all dylusions ink sprays, I then did the "ghosting" technique using
my chicken coop stamp from Unity Stamps Co.
It's super easy you just spray water on the stamp and stamp over the ink!
Cool right??
Ok, so then I stamped over the handmade background paper with another Unity stamp
the row of butterflies...
I also playing along with the sketch challenge at Simon Says Stamp Challenge
where I had a choice of two sketches to play along with.
I sorta flipped it a little, and I'm so proud of my background paper that
I didnt' want to cover it up too much.
I'm also gonna link up with the new challenge at Dilly Beans for a friend
I just love this mermaid!  And I love the contrast of the butterflies with her being under the sea!
Finally, the little sentiment.... I have a confession.
I have been hoarding this whole pack of little metal plaques since I got them last year. 
I've pulled a few out a couple of times, but never have the heart to attach them.
Today... it's attached!

Also linking up with:
Flutterby Wednesdays: Any winged Creature (I've got the butterflies)
Cute Card Thursday: Anything Goes
Spark your Creativity: Anything Goes for Challenge #7
Also Linking up with the Friday Friends with Flair at Unity Stamps
A Blog Named Hero: free stylin


  1. Great colors and I like the collage based panel, Diana.

  2. you are tempting me to get some sprays now! :D Lovely card!

  3. wow this is awsome great colors too.

  4. Great project. I haven't got into sprays yet.

  5. Gorgeous card Diana :-) I love the image and the background,absolutely stunning !! fabulous use of the sprays ! :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
    Lols x x x

  6. This is beautiful - thanks for joining our "Friendship" challenge at Dilly Beans. :)

  7. Looks beautiful, Diana!! The colours are gorgeous, and mermaid is sweet.

  8. Very nice!! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!

  9. Wow! Awesome background and great colouring. I agree, sprays are just too much fun! ;)

  10. I've gotta try those Dylusion sprays. They look/sound so fun! Great work!

  11. Very cool creation! Love your coloring and all the ink looks great!

  12. What a wonderful card! Inky fingers are very fashionable at the moment :)

  13. So pretty! I love those spray inks too! So fun! Thanks for playing along with us at A Blog Named Hero!

  14. The Dylusion spray sounds like a childs version of dying eggs! Love what you created!

  15. Love the card! Sounds like you're having fun!

  16. very nice always feels good to use something you saved

  17. Beautiful card, I love the vibrant colours. Thanks for joining us this week over at Dilly Beans....hugs Shelly xx

  18. Fabulous, love the depth of colour and that image is so sweet.. thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog


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