Sturt’s Desert Roses

Hi all,

Here are the samples I took into class, demonstrating some other ways to use the Sturt’s Desert Rose stamp and watercolouring.

Bloomin' Aussie Florals

Inks:  Onyx Black Versafine, Memento Angel Pink
Cardstock:  White, Dark green, Dark pink
Stamps: Flourishes Bloomin’ Aussie Florals, Stampin’ Up Teeny Tiny Sentiments
Spellbinders: Standard Circles LG, Standard Circles SM, Fancy Framed Tags Two
Embossing folder: M-Bossabilities Lovely Lattice (Side A)
Other: Watercolour paper, Double sided tape, Dimensionals, Lyra Crayons, Aquabrush, Dauber

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Bloomin' Aussie FloralsInks:  Onyx Black Versafine, Memento Summer Sky
Cardstock:  White, Light blue
Stamps: Flourishes Bloomin’ Aussie Florals and Kids Play
Spellbinders: Standard Circles LG, Standard Circles SM, Timeless Rectangles
Other: Watercolour paper, Double sided tape, Lyra Crayons, Aquabrush, Dauber, Royal Blue Liquid Pearls

With both of these cards, I used watercolour paper to stamp and colour the image.  This was the first time I had used watercolour paper.  It certainly makes a difference 🙂

Bye for now.


4 responses to “Sturt’s Desert Roses

  1. Love, love love these cards. The stamping and coloring is marvelous, as well as the embossing and die cuts. Both card layouts are very well designed. Great job!

  2. WOW these are AWESOME!!! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘April Showers Bring May Flowers’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the ‘Sistahs’
    The Sisterhood of Crafters

  3. Nicely done, thanks for playing our Birthday Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks!

  4. Loving the spellbinder and those flowers are stunning. I love all of the white, sponged with the blue. Wonderful creations. Thank you so much for sharing your inspiration with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

All comments are most welcome and appreciated.

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