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Tuesday, 17 July 2012

Harlequin Circus



Hi Everyone
It's challenge time again at Art With No Boundaries  as usual it is Anything goes . *The Bonus Round for this fortnight is called Just Clowning Around*, and we want to see this in your project.
        Well this was my first attempt at Spirelli. I have ripped and torn the background papers, stamped the harlequin pattern and embossed to give texture. I die cut the letters. Then printed the spirelli irregular oval  from  CS Designs   after several attempts and a you tube demo LOL, this is what I came up with. The Harlequin long ovals from  CS Designs   are coloured with a promarkers and prisma pencils. I used gems from my stash.  please check out the rest of the teams design they are gorgeous. I will be entering this into the following challenges
http://dreamvalleychallenges.blogspot.co.uk/  Anything but square

15 comments:

  1. Paula, you did a great job with the spirelli wrapping. I really like these harlequins done in black and white. The background is very distressed which I love. The whole feel is very retro. I can almost hear the circus music!

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  2. Fabulous card Paula. Love it!
    Hugs
    Caz x

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  3. Your first attempt sure turned out fabulous, talent always shows. Love the torn background with the pearls on your harlequins great contrast.

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  4. Hi there! Saw you on MIM. Just wanted to let you know I have blog candy if you're interested. :)
    My Blog Candy

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  5. I saw your fabulous card on make it Monday... What a great job..spirelli wrapping?
    never heard of this technique.

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  6. Hi - saw this over at MIM, and the black and white captivated me. Gorgeous card, so sophisticated and lovely. Will have to check out Spirelli - great work!
    Alison x

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  7. This is so cool! Great images for a black and white card. Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp & Show!

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  8. Your creation is gorgoeus Paula, great layout and did you use wire around the spirellishapes?
    Hugs, Elenor

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  9. lovely! the black and white is brilliant! xo

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  10. its gorgeous! love the black and white!

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  11. I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to come visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS! My entries are: #89, #90, #91, #151, #154, #155, #173, #254 and #255.
    I would love to have you visit my blog!
    Hugs,
    Julia

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  12. Absolutely stunning, I love the monochrome look and those harlequin faces are beautiful
    Lindsay xx

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  13. Sensational card! I am over the moon with the textures and the monochromatic theme here. It's an optical treat for the eyes. :) I've also enjoyed perusing the rest of your posts and find your creativity wonderful. :)

    Thank you so much for taking the time to link up your talent and creative ideas with us at Make It Monday!

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  14. Thank you for sharing this fab card with us at Love to Create! Laura x

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  15. Fantastic Card, Paula!! Thank you so much for playing with us at Love to Create Challenge!! Come back and Play with us again really soon!!

    Many Blessings,
    Tina

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