Sunday, 24 May 2009

Learning the 3 Rs

In case you're wondering what the 3 Rs are - they are reading, writing and arithmetic. A concept remembered perhaps by the older British readers amongst us.

This is my contribution to the Small World of Inchies and Twinchies, whose theme is, of course, school. Unfortunately I wasn't able to post this due to my computer crashing whenever I went to the site, but the challenge for the beginning is June is ABC, and this is relevant, so I'll double up. I used the spraying-over-threads technique for the background.
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Stamps: Paper Artsy Frames 4 and Mini 23; Stampington Paris 1900

Inks: Sticky Fingers Sprays Pinks and Bluebell; DI Back Soot; Adirondack Sail Boat Blue and Watermelon

Extras: Thread; Prima Flower; Q&Co mini Crystal Gem

6 comments:

Ellen said...

thats a great background. I like the black on the left cause it sets off the other colours

Virginia said...

Wonderful.Gorgeous background..

LiveArt said...

I love this, it's beautiful colours and a sweet image!!

Terri said...

Beautiful colors and stamping!

missy k said...

Stunning.... love the colours

Karen

Nancy Dooren aka Nans said...

I love the soft colors and the beautiful stamp you used!!!