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Monday 22 March 2021

LeighSB's Spring Blog Hop 2021- Day 16 - March 22nd

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This is my Day 16!

Yesterday I linked up pretty early - so I am trying to be a bit later today...

For some reason, I keep singing 'The Flowers that Bloom in the Spring, Tra la...",  so I am making something with Spring (or early Summer) flowers on it.

At the weekend my daughter came over so we decided to have a play and do some string pulls.
It reminded me of the sentiment in the middle of this collage page in one of my journals...

Anyway here are some pictures from our string pulling:

Now that these are dry I decided to use my 'irises' on my next calendar page.

I layered the calendar on a piece of a Gelli pull (gesso and alcohol inks) and added a torn strip of this behind the flowers. I added a little distress to the top of this.
I cut oout the irises and added them to the background.

I will add this to LeighSB's Linky


  1. Oh wow your string pulls look fabulous, they are perfect for your fab calendar!

    Val S - LeighSBDesigns DT

  2. Your string art flowers turned out beautiful!!! I love the final April calendar page!

  3. Oh Wow, I love how you used your string pulls to create that fab calendar scene, gorgeous!
    Stay Crafty and Stay Safe!

  4. Oooo - super work. It looks like you had a lot of fun :-)


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