Saturday, 11 March 2017

Inkspirational Challenges - Watercolour Smooshing

This week at Inspirational , Kim has chosen watercolour smooshing as her Designer's Choice.



I confess this layout, of my partner boating with my son and grandson (I was in another boat), is not brand new but it's a never-before-blogged layout I made at a scrapbooking retreat a few months ago. The page is 12 x 12 so I used a teflon mat to smoosh on - I think the watery effect suits the subject of the layout. I kept the rest of it quite cas, with some Basic Grey stickers and orange enamel dots.

Our guest designer is  Henriette  and I hope you'll come over to Inkspirational, see what the rest of the DT have made and enter your own project using this technique.

I'd like to enter:
HLS Watercolour  smooshing
Quirky Crafts picture this

13 comments:

  1. This background fits the picture perfectly Marina. The whole thing looks terrific

    Love Chrissie xx

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  2. Great BG Marina! Lovely photo too!

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  3. A CAs layout where the photo comes to its right and the smoothing fits the scene and theme perfectly.

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  4. Wonderful contrasting color palette -I love these in everyone's work but struggle when trying it myself! The remaining white in the bg looks great too -sort of CAS scrapbook layout, love it!

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  5. What a lovely background, it's as if it's been made by the oars splashing. Thank you for joining in at Quirky Crafts Challenge
    Jane

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  6. Fabulous! The smooshed background is perfect for the lovely photo. xxx

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  7. What a great background to show off the photo!

    Thank you for joining our first challenge back at Quirky Crafts,

    Hugz Tinz

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  8. What a lovely background on your gorgeous layout Marina! Great smooshing, and who doesn't love messing about on the river!
    I hope you are well, and thanks for sharing with us at the Happy Little Stampers Watercolour Challenge.
    Hugs
    Carol x

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  9. Wauw, Marina, this background looks awesome. And I totally dig the colour in contrast to the orange colours.

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  10. What a perfect technique for a rowing page! It definitely gives a water effect. Great design!
    - Shauna

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  11. Yes, you've selected the perfect colour/technique to enhance the water-and-boating theme of your layout! The orange stickers and dots are an eye-catching pairing with the aqua! I should try a scrapbook page some day...maybe...
    Hugs~c

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  12. Dry clever choice of background. Thanks for joining in at Quirky Crafts Challenge

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  13. Great page, Marina! Your smooshing looks amazing!

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