Monday 18 April 2022

Waves of Inspiration for Freshly Made Sketches

My craft room is half unpacked at my new house. I managed to get enough unpacked to make something at long last!  I used previously unopened Waves of Inspiration bundle, the pre-release bundle for the 2022-23 Catalogue, and the sketch at Freshly Made Sketches

I used my Stamparatus to mirror stamp two of the birds then coloured all three of them in. I used the new neutral blends for the wood, rope and beaks then coloured pencils for the birds.

Although it's hard to see in the photo, the birds were given a lick of Wink of Stella. This not only gave them a pleasing sheen, but blended the Coastal Cabana and Granny Apple Green pencils together.

The Waves of the Ocean DSP is glorious, as are the blue and green toned jewels. If you like the looks of these items, you'll need to order them quickly as they will retire at the start of May as they're only available during the pre-release period. 

Update: Delighted to be A Perfect Princess at Freshly Made Sketches.

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  1. What a FUN use of the sketch!! I love the images and the papers you've used for the stripes. Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches.

  2. The absolute cutest! What a grand idea for the sketch! Thank you for sharing at FMS!

  3. This is fabulous! Love that you used the mirror stamping technique! Beautifully done! Glad you shared it at FMS!

  4. Great take on the sketch Jan - love those colourful birds and so neat to reverse stamp one too!