Sunday, 5 February 2017

Thank You Oh So Succulent

I had an unexpected surprise with a Saturday delivery this weekend, I had been eyeing of a few challenges, and decided to break out one of my new bundles this afternoon and completed two challenges!


I adore the colour combination from INKspiration02, and also incorporated Krista Frattin's gorgeous layout.

      

I swapped out Krista's square for a circle, and instead of vellum embossed the background and attached to layers of Wisteria Wonder and Mint Macaron. Instead of a horizontal strip, I wrapped the Succulent die cuts around my circle.

I also did some double or shadow stamping for the sentiment from One Big Meaning;  first I stamped Soft Sky then off set ever so slightly with Wisteria Wonder. I love the effect the Stitched framelits add to a project, and they combine beautifully with the scalloped framelits from Layering Circle Dies



Oh So Succulent is amazing - it is a 2 step stamp set, whilst it is very detailed it was surprisingly easy to line up the photopolymer stamp to create these beautiful images. I even got adventurous and used a dauber to colour the centre of the larger flowers with Soft Sky, then added Wisteria Wonder to the edges to create a 2 tone flowers.

 One Big Meaning       Oh So Succulent


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7 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card, love the colors and layout, you do excellent work.

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  2. Sue - I love these cards and that color combo! thank-you for CASE-ing me this week with the GDP!

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  3. Sue! Hi from Newfoundland Labrador, Canada...:) I just love your card! Love the colours you used...:)

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  4. Love the way you have used the succulents to surround your sentiment, simply gorgeous

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  5. Beautiful color combination. I haven't used blues for succulents but the colors are really pretty.

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  6. This is the second piece of yours I've come here to see from Pinterest. Your work is beautiful! I'll be casing this card.

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