Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Connie-The Koi


I came across this image by ching-chou kuik titled
"The Koi"
that had been stamped onto some vellum
some time ago and decided to play....
I cut a white mat and then a frame by 
fitting 2 dies together (by SB) and
airbrushed the scallop frame and 
UTEE'd it.
Then I used some gorgeous background paper
from a seed corn company ad.... can you believe it?
I added some gel stickers in one corner but
didn't want to cover too much.
You can find this beautiful stamp over at
Thanks for stopping by!
Connie

7 comments:

  1. I love the turqouise color you've used in hair and dress. Nice contrast. Cool with UTEE. :)

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  2. Connie, lovely job. I love the background paper and the swirl you added, gives it a sealife look. Very pretty

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  3. Lovely colours Connie. Always interested and inspired by different techniques and styles.
    Best wishes, Sharon

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  4. Really cool backing. Love it.
    Hugs Nat

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  5. Very pretty technique Connie. I love that swirl. Lovely

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  6. This is lovely - such a great technique to colour on vellum, it gives a lovely soft effect. Perfect for the underwater theme of this image. Love the upclying too - that paper from an advert is great! :)

    Ali

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  7. Gorgeous Connie! Just felt like sitting in an U-boat looking through out a bull eye seeing this beauty in the sea. Great technique!
    Hugs, Karina

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