Monday, October 13, 2008

Floral Rooster

One of my favorite new Impression Obsession rubber stamps that I've recently purchased is the Floral Rooster stamp. I just love this rooster!


For this card I watercolored the Rooster with Tombow Markers and then added lots and lots of stickles for glitz! I knew I wanted to add machine stitching to this card and the feather stitch on the outter border reminds me of rooster tracks. The background/designer paper is some beautiful Anna Griffin paper.



For this Merci Rooster card I wanted to give it a different look but still use the same colors. I colored this rooster with Prismacolor pencils and toned down the stickles to a bare sheen. The floral designer paper is a little scrap of Daisy Dee that I had that was just the right size. I added a button and some ribbon, rounded the corners and VOILA! Same stamped image but a bit softer.

I am sure this floral Rooster stamp is surely going to get a lot of use by me.

Speaking of poultry...I had better start preparing the turkey for our Thanksgiving Dinner today. To all Canadian bloggers I wish you a Happy Thanksgiving today!

Jennifer

9 comments:

  1. STUNNING! I love this rooster image! Never seen anything like it before- it is so cool! Your stitching is wonderful too!

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  2. WOW!! This is FABULOUS Jennifer!!!!

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  3. Happy Thanksgiving, Jennifer! The colors on the rooster really 'pop' when you have it placed against the beautiful background papers.

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  4. Oh MY!! When you come back, you come back! This rooster defies words. And you know I've always got lots of words. If I drooled, your stitching would be sopping wet. Happy Thanksgiving!

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  5. Great cards! Happy Turkey day to all of you...

    reflections:0)

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  6. I like both of these cards but I LOVE the second one. Nice bright colors. I hope you had a great Thanksgiving. I owe you a letter, and I'll get that out soon. xoxo

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  7. Beautiful job on the rooster. I love this stamp too! I've only played with it once so far but your card makes me want to pull it out again!

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  8. I love Impression/Obsession stamps and I wanted to get this one and couldn't think of what I would do with it. My friend bought it and I am emailing her your page. I think your two cards are fabulous!

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