Monday, May 18, 2009

Colour Create and Taylored Expressions Challenge #68

For one of my last cards, I used a stamped Sugar Nellie Gorjuss image and was happy with how the colouring turned out. So I've been meaning to colour in another one. I'm always unsure of colour schemes so I turned to the Colour Create challenge and was happy that I actually have paper in those colours (sky blue, tan and ecru). And since I always need inspiration in terms of layout, I opted to use the sketch over at Taylored Expressions Cupcake Challenge.


I used the d'vine swirls embossing folder for the matte and rubbed it lightly with a chocolate brown pigment by Craft Smart. I coloured the image with my Prisma coloured pencils, stamped the daisy with a light blue ink by Studio G and used the second step stamp in the chocolate ink. The border punch is Fiskars and I found the ribbon at one of the clearance bins at Michael's. I also did the inside of the card as well.

5 comments:

  1. This is so sweet and so cute! Great challenge card!

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  2. Wow so beautiful!
    Love your wonderful colours and your design and detail so fabulous!
    So happy that you could join us at Colour Create!
    hugs
    kim x

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  3. This is such a beautiful card and your colours look amazing!
    Thanks so much for joining in with this week's CC challenge! xx

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  4. Beautiful card! Love all the details, the coloring is perfect! Great job!

    Hugs,

    Tammy

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  5. A beautifully detailed card, Ruth

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