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The Pledge

Yes it’s May and that time of the month again! Time for a Creative challenge at Lavinia stamps. Congratulations to last month’s winner . Up for grabs this month is £40 of LS vouchers. The new theme is ‘flora and fauna’ love this theme!

For today’s inspiration I’m sharing a picture that I created for my lovely daughter’s birthday. She lives in Berlin and I miss her !!

Here are the stamps used:

Fairy bonnet set





The steps:

For a change and taking inspiration from one of Tracey’s recent videos I decided to use brusho powders, firstly sprinkled and spritzed to create a base and then later diluted with water and flicked on using a fan brush.

First I blotted out a circle using water and a paper towel.

Then came the flicking!

I added white soft pastel to the sun circle to create more light and a halo then I began the stamping.

I added shadows under the hares using pastel pencils.

I added colour to the overhanging foliage with some highlighting in gold and white.

I continued stamping.

I added more shadows.

I then decided to add some gold splatters.

Finally I mounted the picture on to some card that I had created using ink sprays and added the obligatory glitter.

Happy birthday Emma!

Don’t forget to check out the fabulous samples from the rest of the team for more inspiration and of course our friendly Facebook group

Good luck in the challenge!

Lisa xx

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