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Funky Fossil Designs - Happy Bugday

 Hi Everyone,

I am playing with my Funky Fossil Designs stamps. 

I used this set called "Geo Bugs"  as I needed a buggy birthday card....

I used a page from an old dictionary and gessoed it. Stamped the bugs and colored them with water brush pens and markers. Die cut the sentiment and added it to the card. Drew some subtle shadows with pencil under the bugs to make them stand out a bit.

Hope you liked this. Thanks for visiting!

Happy Stamping!

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Shopping our Stash - quit bugging me


Das ist ja ein tolles Werk geworden.
Die farbenfrohen Käfer passen perfekt zum Hintergrund.
LG Ilse (thera)
Flo said…
Bei solch bunten Käfern sollte man vorsichtig sein: in der Natur bedeutet bunt meist giftig, gefährlich.
Zum Glück sind Deine Käfer ganz harmlos und einfach nur schön.
Liebe Grüße, Flo
Dotty Jo said…
Lovely bugs! Great background too, Jo x
conil said…
Personally, I love it when you get buggy. The guys are so beautifully and vibrantly colored juxtaposed against that dictionary background. Some one is going to have the very pest happy birthday.
Colorful bugs and another fun card design.
papierelle said…
Sehr coole Karte und die Idee mit dem Gesso richtig Klasse!! Und ich habe mir jedes Detail intensiv angesehen und befühlt ... ;-)
Donna said…
Ohhhhhhh these are just the coolest bug images and I love how you've coloured them!
They really POP on the background!
Thanks for "bugging out" with the crew from SHOPPING OUR STASH!
Chana Malkah said…
Oh, I really love this project! All that amazing color against the dictionary page background was a fabulous graphic design choice!

Thanks so much for sharing this awesome design with us at Shopping Our Stash!
Chana Malkah, DT
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lauren bergold said…
oh my gosh, what a beautiful, fun, colorful and artful card! those beetles are so wonderful and the gessoed text paper is the perfect background! thanks for SHOPPING YOUR (buggy!) STASH with us this fortnight! ♥
Kate said…
These bugs are so cool! Love the colours, love the dictionary background, love how you've made them pop up from the background with the shading!!!

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