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Sunday, August 27, 2017

Marble effect

I had a wonderful time playing with inks and cling film.
It is ages since I did this.
I pulled out some Adirondack pads
Caramel, Denim and Currant.
Cling film and water to spritz.
This was the first with Caramel and Currant.
I spritzed the water onto the cling film and put it on the card and left it to dry


These are with the Caramel and Denim
and I removed the cling film slowly when they were still wet
to get a lovely marble effect.



I used more Caramel on this one and left the Denim patchy but thicker.
But best of all I used up 4 card blanks that have been in my stash
for at least 15 years.  They were a perfect match.



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Have a great day.


Margaret M


8 comments:

  1. Margaret you've created soem lovely background with your inks and cling film...lovely cards

    Anne

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  2. These are gorgeous, what a fabulous technique! Thanks for playing along with the Southern Girls.
    Chris
    x

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  3. Hi Margaret
    Fantastic cards. I love the effect you have gotten with the cling film. Never seen this before.
    Have a great week.
    Ang.x

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  4. Looks like fun indeed...with wonderful results! Love the gold sentiment too! Thanks or being in our gallery at Seize the Birthday!

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  5. Hello
    It’s lovely to see you have joined in the ‘Birthdays’ challenge at Crafty Friends Challenge Blog. Beautiful card design using a good technique and great inking... Good luck in the draw and we hope you will come back again very soon.

    Diane Louise
    [Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

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  6. What a lovely card!
    Thanks for joining Crafty Friends

    DT Laura

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  7. Great cards - love the backgrounds you've created, so effective.

    Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Friends Challenge Blog.

    Helen x

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  8. What a lovely technique and the results are stunning Margaret. Such pretty colours and you are doing a good job of using up your old stash. I'm still trying. Barbxx

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