Sunday, June 21, 2015

Happy Father's Day Daddy..


Hey,

Today is Father's Day and I am quite a long way away from my Daddy, but I always like to write a little post about him and show the card I made for him.

This year I was inspired by the freezer paper technique I learnt in my Mask-erade OCC.

I die cut Daddy using a Memory Box alpha lower case die and I ironed it onto some Tim Holtz watercolour cardstock.

I used Distress Inks for the watercolouring and quite a fat brush..I love the colours I ended up with. Using a heat tool I dried the whole thing and then gently peeled off the freezer paper.

I then stamped the sentiment using a Hero Arts stamp.

Fun card for my Fun Daddy - I miss him lots, but his hilarious emails and twitter abuse make it feel like he is right here!

Here's my fave photo of him, this is on my Wedding Day and he is watching me sing!


Happy Father's Day Daddy..

Cx

3 comments:

  1. I love that you can make so many techniques look so understated and modern. You're gifted man. This is stunning. Such a great tribute to your dad! x

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    1. OMG. thank you sweetie..its so much fun..bringing it with me so we can play when I am in the UK.

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  2. Love this Claire and what a really effective technique - your dad was thrilled I bet! Hugs Carole X

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