Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Retro Rubber Challenge #132 - Flower Power


This is for the Retro Rubber Challenge #182 - Flower Power. One of the requirements of the challenges over on Retro Rubber is to use a stamp at least a year old. This set is an old Stampin' Up set from 2002 (wow - 20 years ago, and I still chose to keep this in my massive stamp collection). I stamped them in distress oxide inks and used those inks to water color the images. The leaves are a punch from Martha Stewart (also an oldie but goodie). I also used an old SU set called itty bitty which included this ink splatter that I use all the time on my cards. The sentiment is a sticker tag from aTim Holtz's Idea-o-logy pad. Just to give it a little more power and glam I added the colorful rhinestones on the some of the flowers.

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4 comments:

  1. So fun, Liz - love the "sketchy" quality of these blossoms, and your fun coloring! So playful with the gems! Thanks so much for playing at Retro Rubber!

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  2. Ohh!! those Rhine Stones really shine on these sweet little flowers, I love the sketchy look on them also.
    Thank you for playing with us at RETRO RUBBER.
    Stay healthy and safe.
    XO
    Maria/DT

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  3. LOL, I have some oldies in my collection too! This is a fun floral, glad you held on to it, it's bright and cheerful on your card! Thanks for sharing this with us at Retro Rubber this week!

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  4. What a great way to use your "ancient" stamp set with a few little additions. A very whimsical look to the flowers and embellies! Thanks for playing along with us at Retro Rubber!

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