Night Owl

I was so excited to see the lovely Hels was back with the Sunday Stampers challenge that I was determined not to miss out on entering even though it’s been a busy old week. So when I should have been making sure that I was ready to go out the minute Mr Beez returned from the shops (I was on a final warning!) I probably shouldn’t have been messing about with inks and things.

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The theme for the challenge this week is to include a bird. You might recognise this adorable little owl as the freebie that came with this month’s Craft Stamper magazine. I’ve coloured him in with Polychromos and added some white highlights.

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For the background, I masked off a circle for the moon and then smooched on Seedless Preserves, Blueprint, Faded Denim, Chipped Sapphire and Smocked Hickory distress inks. I spritzed with water and then with Picket Fence Distress Stain. The moon was coloured with more distress inks – Antique Linen, Mustard Seed, Fossilised Amber and a bit of Smoked Hickory.

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Don’t you just love that cheeky wink? I’d like to think he was keeping my little secret but, as it happens, I was ready (just!) in time.

Thanks for buzzing by.

 


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Night Owl — 6 Comments

  1. Great project, the background is an amazing colour. Fabulous colouring on the owl, I’m very impressed with the blending.

    Dionne xx

    PS I hope Mr Beez is still talking to you.

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