Hello and thanks for popping in! Nothing like a new challenge to make you realise the weeks are clicking over way too fast!
card for this challenge features the Brushed Blossoms Bundle. I've
also added a few die cut leaves using the detailed leaf
die from Perennial Petals die set. I absolutely loved the colours in
- Brushed Blossoms Bundle, Perennial Petals Dies
- Cardstock: Crumb Cake, Mango Melody, Misty Moonlight, Seaside Spray, Very Vanilla
- Inks: Seaside Spray
- Stampin' Blends Alcohol Pens: Crumb Cake, Mango Melody, Misty Moonlight
- Wink of Stella Clear Glitter Pen
- Atistic Blooms Adhesive Backed Sequins
- Adhesives: Mini Dimensionals, Tombow Multipurpose Liquid Glue
- Tools: Mini Cut & Emboss Machine, Paper Trimmer
Assembling The Card:
Stamp the smaller brushstroke stamp on a piece of Very Vanilla cardstock that measures 1/2" smaller on two sides than your card front, in Seaside Spray ink. Stamp both first and second generation for added depth.
Attach this to a piece of Crumb Cake cardstock. Mine is only 1/16" larger on two sides than the piece of Very Vanilla cardstock. This is going to give you a very fine border.
Die cut two sets of the large flowers in Misty Moonlight cardstock. Using both the dark and light Mistly Moonlight Stampin' Blends, colour the top layer in the dark, and the middle layer in the light. This will give you three tones of Misty Moonlight colour.
Die cut one set of the small flowers in Mango Melody cardstock and using both the dark and light Mango Melody Stampin' Blends, colour the top layer in the dark and the middle layer in the light. Again, this is going to give you three tones of Mango Melody.
Die cut three sets of the leaf die in Crumb Cake cardstock and using the dark Crumb Cake Stampin Blens, colour only the top layer. This is going to give you two tones of Crumb Cake.
Die cut two of the detailed leaves from the Perennial Petals Dies and colour both of these with Wink of Stella Clear Glitter Pen. Trim the leaves from the stems. You only need to colour the leaves and not the stems as the stems are not needed.
Using Tombow Multipurpose Liquid Glue, assemble the flowers and leaves.
Arrange your pieces and attach all except the detailed leaves with Mini Dimensionals. I used Tombow glue to adhere these down under my flowers.
Lastly, I added a few sequins from the Artistry Blooms Sequins. A view of the layers.
This card is a great one for using up scraps and by using the Stampin' Blends, you are achieving depth and dimension to your die cuts without using different coloured cardstock.
Feel INKspired to join the challenge?
I would love for you to join in our colour challenges It's a great way
to take yourself out of your comfort zone and use different colours and
it's so easy!
Firstly, get some INKspiration by checking out all of the
creations of the Colour INKspiration Crew in the challenge album on our
Facebook page. Then you have 12 days from today to make and upload your creation to the Facebook Colour INKspiration Group.
You don't have to have a blog to participate but if you do you can link
back to your post. Make sure you use all of the challenge colours. You
can also use neutrals such as Whisper White, Very Vanilla, Crumb Cake,
Sahara Sand and Basic Black as well as Metallics.
Not a member of the Colour INKspiration Facebook group yet? Just click here and ask to join Colour INKspiration,
add the group to your favourites and share it with your crafty friends
so they can join in the fun too. We can't wait to see what you create
with these gorgeous colours.
you so much taking the time to drop in and I hope I have inspired you. If you like what I have shown
or if you have any questions, please leave them in the comments section
Take care, stay safe and have a great day!
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