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This is the start of my Junk Journal July 2024. I have made a concertina journal out of various scraps - mainly different shopping bags and ...

Monday 27 May 2013


I quite like following a sketch
so the Monday Mojo challenge appeals to me!

This is this week's sketch:-

And this is my take on it:-
Lots of colours and layers, a background, distressed and watermarked,
 the Indigo Blu stamp from 'Poppy Meadows'...

Then I saw

Sketch~n~Scrap Card Sketch #2 Challenge

This is the Sketch

And the next picture is my card...

I have used a 'negative' stamp which I stamped and then coloured with
 'Sunflower ' and 'Caramel' Promarkers.
 The background was cardstock embossed using the SU Honeycomb embossing folder.
The coloured honeycomb was made with shaving cream and food colouring through a stencil.
(How to: Shaving cream and food colouring)

Happy Crafting!


  1. What pretty cards! I love the honeycomb look you achieved on the second one! Thanks for joining us at Sketch and Scrap!

  2. What a creative lady you are Susan, I have never heard of someone using shaving foam and food colouring on their cards before but I have to say it looks stunning. Thanks for playing along with us at Sketch N Scrap. xx

  3. Wow, beautiful cards and LOVE how you created the honeycomb effect on the last one! Thanks so much for playing along with my first sketch at SnS! :)

  4. What a beautiful card. Love the colors and honeycomb. Thanks for playing along with our first card sketch at Sketch-N-Scrap.

  5. beautiful cards! I love that honeycomb embossing folder and the technique you used. Thanks for taking the time to play along with us at Sketch N Scrap :)

  6. Wow your card has such great texture and design. The colors are so warm and inviting, I love it. Thank you for joining us at Sketch~n~Scrap!

  7. Very nice Susan :) Great take on the challenge. I love that textured honeycombs. So glad you played with us at SNS.

  8. Stunning! What a neat technique! Thanks for sharing with Sketch-N-Scrap!

  9. Wonderful! I love your color technique! Thanks for joining us at Sketch N Scrap!

  10. WOW!!! Loving your work!!! Your technique for color is awesome!! So very well done :-)
    Thanks for playing along with us at Sketch~N~Scrap!!!!


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