Gladsome Flowers – Penny Black

Posted by on April 8, 2017 in Clean and Simple, Copic markers, Distress inks, Flowers, Penny Black, Simplicity Sister | 5 comments

Hi friends! Over the next couple of days I have some cards to share with you made with Penny Black products from their recent Bliss release.

Today I have three cards I have made with the Gladsome stamp. This is a beautiful floral image that can be coloured with a variety of different media.

First up I have coloured these flowers with Copic markers and then cut out around the floral images and popped them up on some foam tape. The background is a wash of Salty Ocean Distress ink and some paint splattering. The sentiment is from the All Great Things Stamp set.

The next two cards are very similar, I just coloured the floral images this time with Gansai Tambi watercolour paints. Once they was dry, I added a little bit more contrast to the images with some Prismacolor pencils. I just love the texture of the watercolour paper.

Penny Black products used:
Penny Black 30-406 All Great Things stamp set
Penny Black 40-508 Gladsome stamp

Supplies

Stamps: Penny Black Gladsome and All Great Things stamp set

Card: X-Press It blending card, Canson watercolour paper, Beige and Blush coloured card stock

Ink: VersaFine Onyx black ink, Memento Tuxedo Black ink, Distress Ink Salty Ocean, Tea Dye, Antique Linen

Other Supplies: Copic markers, Paintbrush, Gansai Tambi watercolour paints, Prismacolor pencils, Gamsol, Blending stump, Painters masking tape, Cotton Twine, White Sprinkle, Liquid adhesive, 3D mounting foam


Thanks for stopping by,

Marion

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5 Comments

  1. Sooooooo beautiful.

  2. You have really made these flowers shine Marion! Your Copic colouring is perfect, but to do watercolour versions as well, totally a treat for us!

  3. I am not one to color in stamps and shy away from buying stamps that need coloring in but I think I could do what you’ve done with this stamp (at least I hope I can and you’ve given me the inspiration to give it a try). Mine won’t look nearly as nice as your’s but I really want to give it a try. Thank you for sharing your idea and inspiring me to want to try this.

  4. These are very pretty cards. I have this stamp but have only used it once. You’ve inspired me to use it in different ways. Thanks so much.

  5. Lovely cards & coloring – thank you so much for sharing your talent

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