Sunday 10 July 2011


Its Monday again.... so we at MACABRE MONDAY have a new challenge for you... this week its........................................ Loathsome Lotharios
You are to create a dark, Gothic, or Halloween-based art piece
representing those bad boys we (sometimes) love to hate.
Think of a rake, libertine, a scoundrel, or a seducer... a man who obsessively seduces and deceives women, and create something that represents your desire or disgust.

I created a scene using 5 stamps from THIRD COAST and 1 from CHERRY PIE.... ( the chappie standing looking at the lasses)i made masks for them all except the last one used that was the building at the rear. I coloured my scene with distress inks, then dakened all the edges..... then...idiot that i am i remembered i needed to do a shaped card.... so i cut my scene into an arch and re-distressed the edges! I mounted my scene onto an easel base i made from black card stock.
I made my 'stop' and covered it with black ribbon.... i made 5 clay flowers, glued them to punched flowers added punched leaves... and the dreaded glitter.... saving grace.... it is black glitter!
I hope you can find time to join us minions this week.

I shall also enter this at, NO PATTERNED PAPERS..... its a stamped scene.... on a plain black base. FAVOURITE TECHNIQUE.... stamping and masking FLOWERS..... yep.... black ones. MASKING..... 5 masked images. SHAPED CARD..... an arched easel. MALE ORIENTATED/FOR HIM...... hopefully!
Thank you for visiting..... love lynx


  1. Amazing, Lynx! And did I hear clay flowers? Unbelievably gorgeous! xxD

  2. OMG woman your flowers are tops! This is one awesome (yes I said awesome) card. You are such a talented individual with an amazingly dark and gothic style all of your own x

  3. This is fabulous. I just wish I could see the details!!!

  4. ohooo I almost thought it was going to be scarrrry when I first looked at it...but it's not at all, love it! Love the flowers. A lot of work ad a very clever shape too! Thank you for joining Quirky Crafts Challenge.Please pop back this Friday/Saturday to vote for your favourite, and ask your blogging buddies to vote for you too!!

  5. Fabulous work!! Wish I could see a close up!


  6. Absolutely stunning. Thank you for joining in with my challenge on Quirky Crafts this week.

  7. Dark and delicious!!!

    Thanks for joining in The Spotlight Challenge with us this time.

    Lin xx

  8. Wow, this one is darkly different - love it! Thanks so much for joining in with this week's challenge at Crafty Cardmakers.
    Jenni x

  9. Love this brilliant thanks for joining in with at PCJ
    Jacki xx

  10. Cool!!! I like it - so strange *smile*