Saturday, July 3, 2010

The Lovely Gossmere


Hello Fellow Blog Artists!

Know I find inspiration in your work and I hope you find some in mine. "The Lovely Gossmere" and the arch she inhabits is about a young woman who just wants to play in her castle. Onlookers look on. Are they supportive? Are they envious? Are they truly her friends? We may never know...

CHALLENGES:
This little arch is for THE GOTHIC ARCH challenge which is an open theme http://gothicarches.blogspot.com, CRAZY 4 CHALLENGES which asks that we use at least 2 ribbons in our project http://crazy4challenges.blogspot.com C4C44, and OH, ALICE which requires that we use a red, white and blue color scheme http://aliceinwonderlandchallenge.blogspot.com.

STAMPS: Gossmere (digi) by www.tiddlyinks.com
3 in a round and heart tie by Stampotique
background text by Clear Distressing Stamps, glitzitnow.com
Be Yourself by Inkadinkado's 10 clear stamp piece Friendship

TEMPLATE: "Fancy Gothic Arch #1 by Roni Johnson Ink Stains which can be downloaded for free at the Gothic Arch Challenge blog

OTHER: colored in copics/diamond stickles/8 brads/4 small flowers/white hand stitching/2 ribbons on bottom/broken china distress ink/ pearlescent sky blue brilliance pigment ink

Feel free to take some inspiration, leave a comment, and be on your merry crafty way! Thank You so much hanging out!

Love,
Buttercup
xoxo




11 comments:

  1. This is ansolutly stunning!! WOW.
    Thanks so much for joining us this week at Oh Alice.
    Kristy x

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  2. Great card Buttercup! I love the arch!

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  3. OOOOOO WOW I LOVE this, your colouring is UHMAZING and it just ROCKS!
    Hugs Kel xx

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  4. I don't believe I've seen such a fun arch before! Beautiful coloring.....darling arch!

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  5. OMG This is AWESOME!!! i just love it! Your coloring is amazing, I love everything about it. Thanks so much for playing with us over at Oh Alice!

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  6. DARLING!!!! Love your mix of stamps and your fabulous style! Gotta be a follower! xxD

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  7. This is so cool. You do beautiful work. Thanks for joining us at Oh, Alice.

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  8. Wow this is sutterly stunning! such a fantastic design, love the stamps you have used and your colour work is phenomenal
    Thank you for joining us at Oh Alice!
    love tasha xx

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  9. Buttercup your work is soooooooooo AMAZING.your coloring is always perfect.i so want this image.your arch is awesome.
    hugs
    xx

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  10. Oh my, I love this especially the onlookers!! Very cute. Thanks for joining us at Oh, Alice!

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I appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts! TYVM <3