Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Challenge #181 and Play with hand carved stamp prints

Challenge #181 Water

This week's challenge was to use water in your tile; either water tangles, watercolors, or... anything else you can think of water related.  You can see the challenge description here

I went with another Bijou (trying to get used to the size), a couple of water tangles (Waves and Agua), and a lot of fun :)  Since I didn't get a Summer vacation, this will have to do :)


And here are my first 3 Bijou's so you can see the size:

Play with Hand Carved Stamp Prints

As it is getting closer to our move (a bit over a week) free time is almost non-existent.  So, I just grabbed some of the printed hand-carved stamp patterns I still have around, and played with them.

This is one of the triangle repeat stamps I carved for the workshop.  You can see the original print here.  I added some details with black Micron, white, and purple gel Sakura pens.  The print had already been painted with watercolors.



That's it for today.  I'm working on a couple more, but they are not ready yet.

Have a fun week!!

11 comments:

  1. Your Water Bijou tile is so sweet, love all 3 of your little cuties. Your stamp ZIAs are wonderful, especially fond of your last one.

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  2. Delightful Tile. Love the combination of Waves and Aqua, and the way you applied the blue accent and the splash of yellow.. Beautiful work. Your Stamps are stunning.

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  3. Love the umbrella! and the colors of blue you used. The rest are lovely too!

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  4. I love the tile that replaces your Summer vacation ;-)

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  5. Lovely water Bijou tile! Great contrast between the yellow umbrella und the blue water! Your edited prints are really great!

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  6. All are lovely, but I particularly like the first of the stamped cards - super!

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  7. Nice Bijou tile, too bad the water washed away all the beach. Like the last one with the purple drops. Your stamps are really great.

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  8. I LOVE your water challenge, Marta - the blue and yellow bounce!! Stamps lovely too!!

    Got married that week and had 2 bats in the house so way behind!!
    ~ Diane Clancy
    http://www.dianeclancy.com/blog/2014/08/diva-water-challenge-entry

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