Sunday 4 September 2016

H is for Hippy

Back from holiday and just scraped in with this fortnight's entry for The Craft Barn dictionary challenge for letter H. Short on inspiration, I flicked through the old dictionary I'm using and came across the definition for hippy which rather amused me. So here goes...

The Inktense blocks were a holiday souvenir from the Derwent shop. I'm looking forward to getting to grips with them properly. Watercolour course starts up again soon so watch this space.

Materials used:
Lavinia stamp: Zen Ella
GiogioCraft stencil: floral circle
XCut embossing folder: floral curls
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish paint
Derwent Inktense blocks
gel pens, Stabilo All pencils


  1. A wonderful page, the background and colours are gorgeous, I love the leaves - a great choice of word.
    xxx Hazel.

  2. A great choice of word. That Zen Ella stamp looks fabulous and the inktense block colours are really juicy. This is lovely.

  3. I always visit the shop when in the region! I have picked up a few bargains over the years...
    Lovely background for your hippie lady!

  4. This is a fabulous page Claire, I love it to bits.
    Also your coloring is fabulous!!!
    Coco x

  5. I love the colour palette you have chosen for your fabulous page.

  6. Great choice of word - I love seeing which words we pick. Those leaves are beautiful & the colours really pop.

    Thank you for finding the time to visit my blog & for leaving your comment. It is very much appreciated.

  7. What a brilliant word and an amazing stamp, beautifully coloured. The red against the green is so striking.

  8. Super page - love the colours.Thank you for entering the Craft Barn Alpha/Dictionary Challenge. Good Luck Mickie x

  9. Thank you everyone for such lovely comments xx

  10. Pinned! Wow, this is truly beautiful Claire, from the stamp you used and how you highlighted it, the background and the lovely shade of green, รจ una meraviglia!


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