On the 5th of each month we start a new challenge at
As always, the challenge is anything goes, this time with the option of using pastels. I made a card for a friend. The background has been water-coloured, the circles, plants and dragonfly stamped with Archival black. The quote is from Tim Holtz:
I also played some more with a couple of my hand-carved stamps and made 2 more A2 sheets. I am linking to Paint Party Friday.
Odd man out:
Buddha with Om script:
And I would like to wish all bloggers on the other side of the big pond a happy Independence Day:
On Sunday I went for an outing with G and H. First we visited a botanical garden in Duisburg:
I was fascinated by the seed-heads:
There is a small aquarium there with some wooden statues in the hall at the front:
It was very peaceful to wander through the garden, admire the flowers and enjoy the shady paths and corners:
Have a great day, take care,
and thanks a lot for coming by!