Stampotique Goes Purple

Hurrah for the Bank Holiday Monday! We love our three day weekends.

Got my Bank Holiday Monday make for you guys and this is a little different, I’m starting a paint sketch book for lots of experimenting and making a mess of. I did my first page on Friday and I thought I would share it with you guys.

It also fits the challenge over at Stampotique Designer Challenges blog which this week is ‘Purple’ – bonus!


What are you guys up to this Bank Holiday Monday?

Ice cream? What Ice cream?

Have a lovely day

Kim

Materials:

StampStampotique Originals

Ink – Archival Ink Coffee

Colouring – Acrylic paint

Other – Mod Podge; Viva Deco Pearl Pen; Book page; Gesso; Viva Deco Precious Metallic colour

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21 Comments

  1. May 31, 2010 / 6:25 am

    This looks so lovely….and sweet!
    You're soooo creative! Looking out for more work from your sketch book!

    Greetings, Saskia 🙂

  2. May 31, 2010 / 8:15 am

    What a great idea, it has a lovely woodgrain effect. Have a great day. Anesha

  3. May 31, 2010 / 9:16 am

    Hi Kim, what a lovely page and the image is gorgeous, I love purple so Im bias. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxxx

  4. May 31, 2010 / 9:21 am

    Luckily I don't have to work today so I can catch up on crafty things, but I'll have to do todays work tomorrow! Love your page, really want to have a go at this, seen some lovely pages and have even won some!! Have a good day!

    (lyn))

  5. May 31, 2010 / 10:25 am

    No work today – yay!!

    Great page Kim. Its a good idea to have a book to make a mess in!!! Lol

    Kerry xx

  6. May 31, 2010 / 11:22 am

    I love this so much!!! Hugs Juls

  7. May 31, 2010 / 12:06 pm

    Wonderful. Unusual. Great colour, my fave. Are you making it into a card?

  8. May 31, 2010 / 1:27 pm

    cor, this is loverly hun… as for ice cream?? Yuk, hate the stuff, won't give it freezer room (probably cos it ends up inside my tummy too quickly ROFL)Have a goodly day x

  9. May 31, 2010 / 1:50 pm

    Being Canadian, I am at work today. Enjoy your holiday though, have to say I love the spiral journal.

    Hugs
    Tanya

  10. May 31, 2010 / 3:41 pm

    Oh wow Kim you are so talented!
    I love this what a great idea to make a sketch book love it!
    Cleaning and blogging for me today.
    hugs
    kim x

  11. May 31, 2010 / 3:47 pm

    this is beautiful darlin, you are so creative, such a clever idea too 🙂

    i am painting some walls today, such fun lol

    xx

    martine

  12. May 31, 2010 / 5:29 pm

    very pretty, thanks for joining us at Stampotique Designer's Challenge!

  13. May 31, 2010 / 6:36 pm

    Hi Kim
    This is beautiful, it really does look like weathered wood. Can't wait to see your experiments that fill it!!
    I started out with plans of lots of crafting and then the sun came out so the garden won!!
    Hope you had a good BH.
    Lisax

  14. May 31, 2010 / 10:23 pm

    I like the page! You have inspired me to begin a journal too. Thank you!
    Also, I bookmarked your blog so that I can come back to see what you are up to. Thank you for joining us at Stampotique! p.s. I like that you stamped the door onto newspaper? Looks great!

  15. May 31, 2010 / 10:29 pm

    Fabulous page, Kim! Thanks for joining us on SDC #8.

  16. June 1, 2010 / 7:55 pm

    Great opening page! Love the background! Thanks for joining SDC!

  17. June 3, 2010 / 10:31 am

    Love it Kim, simply stylish 😉

  18. June 7, 2010 / 8:24 am

    Great work. You have such wide and varied approaches depending on the make of stamp you are using. Love the free style of this one.Thankyou so much for joining in with us at Stampotique Kim. x

    Jo CS

  19. June 9, 2010 / 4:36 am

    Kim, I love this! Really great idea stamping the door on text too! Thank you for joining us at Stampotique for this challenge.
    Val 🙂

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