Tuesday, 4 July 2017

A touch of Charles Rennie Mackintosh



Good morning, I hope you are all enjoying the Summer weather which seems to be slowly returning to us here in the UK. And as it's 4th July a Happy Independence Day to all our American friends.

Today I am posting over on the Chocolate Baroque Design Team blog, sharing some of my creations made for the June shows on Hochanda when Lesley shared the most beautiful Machintosh inspired stamp sets during the first batch of shows and on the second the lovely Seasonal Ladies, all of which were a joy to work with. You will find all of the stamps I used on the Chocolate Baroque web site.

I won't go into detail how I made my shares as all the instructions are on the DT blog but I am always happy  for you to mail me if you have any questions. The card at the top uses images from Mackintosh Window stamp set. And as I used three offcuts of Fabriano to stamp the images I am popping over to see Miss Di and Parsnip in the Playground, I'm thinking the end of term party must be any day now and wouldn't want to miss out on that one.



For this card I used stamped from the new Amazing Mackintosh WordsLarge Crackle Background and Mackintosh Windows again.


Here I used Brushos, the individual roses from Mackintosh Windows, a sentiment from Amazing Mackintosh Words and then the beautiful Spring Awakening.


And for my final share I used the lovely Winter Dawn and the new stencils that coordinate with the Seasonal Ladies.

Many thanks for popping in to have a peek at my makes today.

39 comments:

  1. Beautiful cards Brenda. The first one is so intricate and superbly stylish. I love the second one, it has a great layout and the image inside the frame made with UTEE is such a clever idea, it's funny how we sometimes overlook the techniques that we've previously used and I need to have another go st this sort of thing again, thank you for the inspiration. Wonderful colours on the last two cards too. Wishing you a happy day. Crafty hugs, Sandra x

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  2. These are lovely Brenda, I love Mackintosh and I do like to see designs like this in our artwork. These are really lovely and delicately coloured xxxx

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  3. Wonderful creations. Have a great day.

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  4. A beautiful collection of cards Brenda, I love the first one and the winter lady stamped in white, very wintery.

    Sue xx

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  5. Absolutely amazing cards Brenda, beautifully designed and coloured, Kate x

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  6. What fabulous makes Brenda - I do love the top card with the windows - those are amazing
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  7. Pure eye candy right here Brenda. You are so talented and I adore the mixed creative styles in all of these.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  8. Love these Brenda, the first one is stunning

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  9. Delightful and love the first one in particular, stands out and very classy. hugs.xx
    [aNNie]

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  10. These are all fabulous Brenda, you are so prolific in your work too. Lots of gorgeous makes since I was here last.
    Lorraine

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  11. These are stunning. Love them all.
    Valerija xx

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  12. wow te card on top is gorgeous Brenda the others are beautiful
    Gr Karin

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  13. Beautiful cards Brenda, I love Rennie Mackintosh flower designs they are so gorgeous.

    Pat xx

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  14. Beautiful cards Brenda, love the Mackintosh stamps and lovely to see the little UTEE stamped piece - something I haven't done for a long time. Lovely colours on the Seasonal ladies cards.
    Avril xx

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  15. Loving the Mackintosh art deco style. These cards are superb and I love the font on the words of the second card.
    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  16. Fabulous selection of cards! Love the deco images. And as youngest has had an offer of a place at Glasgow School of Art (home of Mackintosh!), I'm hoping to collect more images!
    Kim x

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  17. Love the Art Deco stamps and the beautiful frame with the stamped image inside
    Carol x

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  18. amazing samples Brenda - I love them all to pieces - absolutely gorgeous and such varied techniques too! Big hugs rachel x

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  19. Had to smile at the sentiment on your second card as it perfectly fits all these cards.

    Kath x

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  20. beautiful creations Brenda! Love the stenciling.

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  21. Gorgeous cards, Brenda, my favourite is the first one. I love fabulous Mackintosh style stamps, so striking. xx

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  22. those cards are so very nice!
    hugs

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  23. Wow, spectacular cards Brenda, all beautiful but the Rennie Mackintosh windows one is truly stunning

    Joan

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  24. Boy are these artistic, Brenda! Always admire your work!

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  25. Gorgeous cards B! Each one is stunning, although the snippets one really is such a beauty. It's CRM at his best!

    End of term party? Does that mean cakes and warm lemonade? Count me in!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  26. My fav CRM inspired designs, love how you used this stamp. Sad to say this part of the set is uninked in mine! But you have inspired me and pinning for future ref. The little plaque you made is fantastic - so effective.

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  27. Such intriguing and colorful creations, Brenda! I love the soulful feel of each creation, and the different art forms/styles you have utilized. Beautifully done. Wishing you a great Wednesday! hugs, de

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  28. Wow so many beautiful cards! For me the MacIntoch-cards are the favorite onces... just love these graphic images... Great the one with the utee impressed image! I wouldn't know how to pick a favorite out of those two... Hugs, Gerrina

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  29. What an inspiration-filled post! I really love the first card with those "windows".

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  30. Fabulous section of cards Brenda, great colours.
    Thanks for popping by!

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  31. All beautiful cards but I'm drawn to the second one, love the colours and just the cluster of embellishments in the left corner, stylish x

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  32. Amazing, Awesome fabulous is right Brenda, what stunning art work, such lovely colours and very stylish, the first one is my favourite. Enjoy your day..

    Hugs Babs x

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  33. stylish cards , I love Rennie Mackintosh , who doesn't , so understated but just right . jane x

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  34. Fantastic cards as always. The first one is almost like
    a church window or n art deco-feeling over it.
    Hope you´re having a great friday!
    Hugs
    Sussie

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  35. Stunning cards Brenda, I've been a missing from blogland for a while but I had to pop over and see what you had been up too... Love Rennie Mackintosh designs... Hope all is well... May x

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  36. WOW, the cards are fantastic and very inspiring.
    Hugs Carola

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  37. What a stunning collection of cards, all so beautiful and I love the fabulous windows on the first xx

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  38. Wow, Brenda. These cards are amazing. I especially like the red and mint Mackintosh card...beautifully done in my favorite colors. I'm following your fabulous blog.

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