Thursday, 15 March 2012

Misty for SS and SSS&S

I'm playing along with Hels at the Sunday Stamper again this week 'cos how could I pass on the theme of "Misty"
One of my very, very favourite songs...
...I only have to hear the first three notes and I go all unnecessary!!! HOL

So it put me in a great mood and as I have just received my new Stampotique stamp Heart Throb (be still, be still) courtesy of Art from the Heart I just had to play with him!


So here is the page I made...


...lots of inks, neocolour, sprays (distress and tattered angels) and some of those fabby die letters from T!m ;) which were coloured with distress peeled paint and wild honey then overstamped with a T!m cloth texture stamp in Adirondack pigment snow cap, crown from The Artistic Stamper and words from the song hand written around the heart and down one side.

I've only recently discovered Donna Downey and it is facinating watching her create....this page was looking a bit on the dull side until I watched wednesday's video where she added gesso round the edges of her pages so I thought I'd give it a go.....like it!

This really put me in a happy place ;)
So three cheers hip, hip, hooray for Hels and of course Donna ;)
Just realised I can enter  this at Simon Says Stamp and Show as it's anything goes and there is always the chance of winning $50 thanks to Simon Says online shop ;)
Thanks for looking
xoxo Sioux

14 comments:

  1. Fantastic Sioux! I love the colours and the texture on the page. I love watching Donna Downey - she's great and makes it all look so achievable.

    Enjoy the rest of the week!

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  2. Brilliant arty page Sioux! I've never seen Donna, is she on youtube? xox

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  3. Gorgeous page! I love watching Donna Downey's inspiration wednesday. All her pages turn out amazing. Great use of the technique.
    Kate

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  4. apart from WOYWW, Donna's Inspiration videos make my Wednesday's!! She is incredible. Love what you have done here and you've reminded me I haven't done Hels' challenge yet this week!! Is it time to go home yet....?

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  5. Fabulous page! lots of lovely
    inky-ness in the background :D

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  6. hahaha....so wonderful to hear your in such a fabulous mood :D Must be all the sunshine this week, and sitting out in your gorgeous garden :D XXX

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  7. WoW, what a fabulous page! Love all the layers and that fun image ... this page rocks!

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  8. Do you know something - and this is said from my heart - this is THE best page you have created because I wiped away a tear, had a lump in my throat, was wide-eyed, mouth fell open and then I smiled and felt really happy. All those emotions from a truly wonderful page. You are so clever.
    Hugs Joanne xx

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  9. Heart throb is brilliant, isn't he? I love the rich, textured grunginess you've brought to this, wonderful! The Design Team are really pleased that you joined us for the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge this week - Thank you!

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  10. Fabulous. Love the stamp - don't blame you for wanting to 'play' with him!! LOL!!!

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  11. Fabulous!!! I love the colors and the sentiment...perfect! You are an awesome mixed mediaist! I am now a follower!

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  12. la, la, laaaaa... you unnecessary again hun? LOL LOVE your page, tis gorgeous... fabby bits with the Gesso, looks really tactile! Thanks for joining in with the Sunday Stamper x

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  13. What a great combination of colours and textures you have used on you page Sioux! I bet your fingers were well and truly messy!
    Thank you for visiting my blog and leaving your sweet comment.
    Julie

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  14. Absolutely gorgeous Sioux.

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