Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Full Bloom- The Flower Challenge

Welcome
You still have time to come and play along with us at 

Our theme this month is CAS, Clean and Simple.

http://theflowerchallenge.blogspot.ca/
You just have to go and check out the fabulous cards this month...very inspiring.

So onto my card.
I began by placing my card front into my Misti and stamped the flower image from Avery Elle in black Memento ink.  I stamped the image again onto another piece of cardstock, then die-cut it using the Stitched Dome die.  
Next, I loose watercoloured just the flowers on the die-cut using my Tombow markers.  I scribbled them onto my non-stick craft mat and picked up the colour using a wet paintbrush.  When the panel was dry, I pop dotted it over the blackline image to create a highlighted area that draws in the eye.
Using my Misti again, I stamped the sentiment and mounted it all over a piece of pink cardstock.


Hope you get a chance to come and play along with us.
Thanks so much for taking time to visit.

Adding my card to these challenges:
Just Us Girls- SILHOUETTE
Inspiration Destination- ANYTHING GOES
Pause, Dream, Enjoy- CAS
Word Art Wed.- ANYTHING GOES


Supplies
Stamps- Live Life (High Hopes); Mother's Day (Avery Elle)
Inks- Tuxedo Black Memento; Tombow markers
Paper- heavy white (local store)
Accessories and Tools- Misti; Stitched Stacked Dome die (MFT); pop dots

20 comments:

  1. This dome shaped prettily coloured topper looks great over the outline stamped image to give the spotlight effect Karen, and love the sentiment. x

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  2. That card is so beautiful! Gorgeous colors.

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  3. A really beautiful card Karen. A super way to do spotlight stamping. I've been checking your posts but not been able to leave comments for some reason. Barbxx

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  4. Oh, Karen, what different colors for you, but I LOVE it! I love a soft pink, and what a beautiful flower and fabulous layout! Love the die shape! Hugs!

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  5. This is beautifully colored. Love this card and the sentiment. [Bunny]

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  6. Absolutely gorgeous Karen, beautifully designed and coloured, Kate x

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  7. Fabulous card Karen. Great design x

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  8. I love how you spot lighted your colored flowers, Karen Your card design, coloring and sentiment are soooo wonderful. Hugs..

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  9. gorgeous, love the layout on the dome background and love the spotlight colouring :)

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  10. Such delicate , beautiful card!! I love this!!

    Have fun!!
    Maria

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  11. This is beautiful and such a cool design idea! Love your colouring - beautiful! xxx

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  12. This is so pretty, love the colours x

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  13. Your card is very pretty! Thanks for playing with Just Us Girls!

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  14. Gorgeous card here Karen, such pretty flowers and use of colour and love how you did the arched spotlight area too ;) hugs Viv xx

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  15. That color pink is so bright and beautiful! I really like how it pops! The die shape is unusual, but very pretty, like an ornamental window. TFS!

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  16. I love the spotlight coloring, Karen. So impactful on a CAS card.

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  17. Really really pretty with the spotlight area. such gorgeous soft colours too xx

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  18. Beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges.
    Janis, Owner & Design Team Member

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  19. Lovely card. Thank you for joining the challenge at Pause Dream Enjoy. Hope to see you again next time.

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