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Wednesday, 18 September 2013

Gelli Plate background Fairy Card

Good Evening Crafty Friends, Followers and Visitors

WOW had a fabulous day with my crafty buddy Kath.  We spent the morning making lots of lovely backgrounds with our Gelli Plates.  We sure got mucky paws LOL!  I love the background I have made and even used Imagination Crafts Sparkle Medium on it too, it works a treat!  You will be seeing a lot of cards over the coming weeks with the background created with my Gelli Plate.

Tonight I have made a card using one of the backgrounds.


Recipe

1. Stamp shaped card from Hunkydory which I have matted and layered at an angle purple paper which I have distressed the edges with Dusty Concord.
2. The background I have used purple acrylic paint and added a flourish, once this was dry I added blue acrylic paint to the Gelli plate and pressed the Heart Flourish Stencil from Imagination Crafts which I then put onto the background.  I then used Dusty Concord over this, then layered this onto the purple card.
3 Using Archival black ink I stamped the fairy and leaves both from Lavinia onto the background.
4. I added 3 flowers and a butterfly which have been distressed with Lilac shade added pearls to the centres of the flowers, butterfly and the two corners.

Thank you for stopping by Today
Hugs xxxx

32 comments:

  1. Fabulous. I love the gelli background.

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  2. Beautiful, loving that background,bet you had fun :-) xxx

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  3. Fab card especially the background Linda! Hope you got nice and mucky...I know that's what makes you happiest, lol.
    xxxx

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  4. Gorgeous card Linda, I just love fairy images, especially The Lavinia stamps lol !! The background is fabby, such a pretty card. Hugs xx

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  5. Beautiful card Hun, I've not played with mine for a few weeks, must get it out again, it's such fun xx

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  6. this is gorgeous Linda - the gelli plates look like such fun xx

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  7. What a gorgeous way to use that fairy silhouette, Linda! Let me put on my DT hat and say, "Thanks for joining in our challenge at Tuesday Throwdown this week and good luck."
    NanaConnie DT

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  8. A gorgeous card Linda, your background is wonderful and the stamps look lovely x

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  9. Great shape card and image Linda xx Jan

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  10. Fabulous card!Very creative background and I love the fairy image.
    Thanks for joining us this week at Tammy's Scrapin' Corner.

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  11. Oh wow another awesome creation. So love the beautiful background against which the silhouette fairy pops.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

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  12. Beautiful Linda and the background is gorgeous. Glad you had a good day with Kath.
    Mags
    x

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  13. A gorgeous card Linda, just love the background and the stamps you've used x

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  14. This is just gorgeous,love the background and fab image.xxx

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  15. A beautiful card and stunning background. Vee xx

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  16. fantastic background Linda, love the stamp and design.
    pam

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  17. Looking over your last few cards I must say you are so very talented! These are just gorgeous!!! I love the fairies and Christmas card and just oh so cute baby card....All so very gorgeous! Hugs, Robin

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  18. Such a beautiful card Linda, love the stamps and colours used, thank you for joining us at the Crafty Bloggers Network Challenge this month.

    Sylv xx
    Crafty Bloggers Network DT

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  19. This is gorgeous Linda. Just love that background it's fabulous xxx

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  20. it's a beautiful card Linda.

    greetings karin

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  21. Beautiful background you've created Linda - and that silhouette fairy and leaves are stunning - great card!
    xx

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  22. Pretty! Beautiful colors! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!!

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  23. Love the edging (reminder to me that I have some of those card blanks - ought to use them). Thank you for entering your lovely card for Tammy Scraping Corner 80 'anything goes' challenge, Hazel, Guest Designer x

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  24. Your background looks great and the silhouettes look perfect against it.

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  25. Beautiful. Love the shape. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown for this challenge.
    Margaret, DT

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  26. Beautiful card love the background and the colours. Chris xx

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  27. Back with my DT hat on:
    This is a wonderful creation with great details and its perfect for our ‘ANYTHING GOES’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Tammy’s Scrapin Corner Senior DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  28. Beautiful card the Geli background is perfect.

    Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Bloggers Network for this months theme of "Things With Wings"

    Hugs
    Kelly xxx

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  29. This is so pretty Linda, I love the background. Carol x

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  30. Fabulous card as always Linda!
    Good luck in our Crafty Bloggers Network challenge.
    Sarah DT xxx

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  31. Stunning creation and so thanks for sharing with us at Divas for Designs, good luck

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Thank you very much for your comments. I really do appreciate them all and I do read them. I hope you have enjoyed your visit and come back again soon. Linda xxxx