11 Nov 2013

Q is for


Time for another page in my altered dictionary and this time "Q" is the choice at The Craft Barn Challenge.    Not many words to choose from so I went with the one that jumped off the page at me Quill.   I apologise for the photo it is such a dark rainy day here today I will edit photo tomorrow if it is a better day!

 
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The definition "the hollow stem of a feather"
 I used this feather stamp from Sheena Douglass falling feathers set. Also added  corners and splodge stamp from her ageing beautifully set. Ink Archival black and I crossed out some words with a fine line pen, I wanted the page to be messy like mistakes on a page written in ink......I achieved messy alright not sure if I got the look I was after though......lol,
Edges of pages were inked with black soot distress ink.

Thanks for all the lovely comments
'till next time



Reciepe

Stamps Sheena Douglass A Little Bit Sketchy Range, falling feathers and aging beautifully
Inks Archival Jet Black, Black Soot DI;
Fine liner pen, Alpha Stamps (unknown)

14 comments:

  1. Wow wonderful use of stamp. Of to look for the word.

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  2. Hi Maggie, great word choice, I've no idea why, but somehow quil makes me think of Harry Potter LOL! I know, I'm a little weird, but weird is nice!! Love your page! Hugs Frea

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  3. Wonderful page Maggie and the photo looks great to me. Nice word to chose

    Love Chrissie x

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  4. Loving all your feathers/quills on this page!

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  5. Wonderful quill page, beautiful feathers.

    Sylv xx

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  6. Your page looks wonderful Maggie! That's not an easy letter, but the quills are fab.
    Alison xx

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  7. Fantastic word choice, and what glorious stamps! Beautiful page, Maggie.
    Alison x

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  8. Beautiful stamps give a very light and airy feel to the page

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  9. That's a wonderful page, love your take on this letter.

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  10. Hey Maggie! I really like your word choice especially since we all seem to like words so much but I see you have another entry that I really like a lot!!
    sandy

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  11. I like the monochrome, makes it look like an old illustrated dictionary.

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  12. Beautiful page - looks really distressed and you ve used some lovely stamps!

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  13. Great page Maggie, love your interpretation
    Thanks for playing with us at the Craft Barn.
    Winners and new challenges will now be posted on our new blog: http://www.thecraftbarn.co.uk/blog/
    Izzy

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