Friday, May 15, 2015

Power Poppy Foxgloves







Hello my creative friends!!  Every 15th of the month, Power Poppy releases some new delicious digi images and the Instant Gardner Team showcases them.  Well, this month, the 15th lands on a Friday so members of the Bloom Brigade are joining in.  I am so excited to share this image with y'all today.  I adore bees, and Marcy has included three darling plump bumblebees with this new Bees in Foxglove digital image.  Aren't they just A-D-O-R-A-B-L-E?!?!?!?! 

I colored the Bees in Foxglove image with Copics, in a vintage style, thinking it would be a nice contrast to have lavender colored blooms with the yellow/black bumblebees.  The coordinating Foxglove sentiment was printed onto Vellum (PTI).  I colored the background with a mixture of grays and skin tones, although it's hard to see in the photo.  Irl it looks really aged and vintage.

That about sums up my project for today.  Check out what these gals have to share and be prepared to have your minds blown because they all have serious skills!!

Jennifer Dove
Broni Holcombe
Cheryl Scrivens
Danielle Kennedy
Debbie Olson
Allison Cope
Cindy Lawrence
Julie Koerber
Kathy Jones
Katie Sims
Leslie Miller
Stacy Morgan
Tosha Leyendekker---you are here

Copics:  Foxglove: BV02, BV00, BV000, Leaves: YG95, G17, G14, YG01, G12, E34, E41, G00, Bees: Y15, Background:  C5, C3, C1, C0, E00 

Thanks for stopping by once again!
  Happy Stamping!! 

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StampsBees in Foxglove (Power Poppy)
Paper:  X-Press It Blending, Oh So Lovely (Kaisercraft), Bazzill, White and Vellum (PTI)
Ink:  Printer
Dies:  A2 Matting Basics A, A2 Curved Borders One (Spellbinders)
Accessories:  Copics, Rose (Prima), Sewing Machine 

11 comments:

Jennifer Scull said...

this is not only a beautiful image, but the way you have colored it sets my mind to soft breezes on warm summer days! just lovely! :)

Angella D. Crockett said...

Super gorgeous, Tosh!!!! LOVE the coloring and shading....totally fabulous design!!! HUGS!!

Kathy Jones said...

Wow Tosh - love how you've coloured these up and put that gorgeous vintage 'Tosha' touch on this card!! Absolutely beautiful!!

CherylQuilts said...

Oh, Tosh, your vintage style really shines with these beauties! I love the delicate, soft lavender coloring and how the precious bumblebees pop! Such a beautiful color palette for your card background that really adds so much to this stunning card! Love how you've used the vellum for your sentiment! And your stitching is perfect! Absolutely gorgeous! Hugs!

Barb said...

Absolutely BEAUTIFUL! Your coloring is fantastic. The soft, vintage look you've created is lovely.

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Oh Tosh... this is divine!!! Your coloring is gorgeous, the stitching and your delicate feel is beautiful. LOVE this...

Leslie Miller said...

Oh, my goodness, look what you did! Gorgeous, Tosh!

Allison Cope said...

Holy smokes this is fabulous Tosh! I am in love with your soft lavender blooms. It is so beautiful with the vintage feel of your papers and design elements. Truly breath-taking my friend!

Theresa said...

Love the vintage look of your beautiful card and the soft coloring of the Foxgloves.

Lisa Lara said...

So soft and beautiful Tosh!

Debbie Olson said...

Oh, Tosha--these foxgloves in soft purples are fabulous! This image reminds me of a sweet vintage picture--beautifully done!

 
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