Friday, August 10, 2012

Hello Sunshine!

Hey there!  Beautiful sunshine and cooler weather here in the mid-west today.  Love it. So this card was a challenge for me on many levels but you know how I love a challenge.  I have a hard time watercoloring.  I even took a class once and bombed.  The other thing is glitter. It is messy and I don't like messy.  But the bingo card over at Simon Says blog said diecuts, free and glitter.  So here we go...
 I started with a Papertrey Ink kraft base in a 4.25 by 4.25" square card (CAS-Fridays Challenge #65).  Then stamped music in Palette Noir ink with a stamp from Nina B.  Die cut some flowers and leaves from a old hymnal and stamped and watercolored them with dies and stamps from PTI "Friends Till the End" set.  I used the PlayDate Cafe challenge colorway and dye based inks from Stampin Up.  Mounted my flower and leaves to a 3.75" square of kraft cardstock and popped it up with foam dots.  Stamped the greeting strip with Palette ink and a PTI greeting.  Added Score-Tape and glitter to the greeting.




The Make-it-Monday challenge #77 was to use dye based pads to watercolor an image.
Thanks for stopping by and checking it out!
Sentimentally Sue

7 comments:

  1. You have used all my favorite elements for your square card! This is truly lovely in every way! So glad that you join the fun with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  2. Well there is a lot there ..and it works very well together! Love it!

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  3. LOVE this...bunches! Thanks for playing with us at The Play Date Cafe!

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  4. Beautiful! Your watercoloring is really beautiful! Glad to have you join us for this week's Play Date Cafe Challenge!

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  5. gorgeous! love how you used old music, it really adds nice "dimension" to the card! Thanks for playing along in The Play Date Cafe challenge!

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  6. A really lovely card chick - what gorgeous colours :) Thank you for joining us over at the Simon Says Stamp challenge, hugs, Dawny x

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  7. Such a beautiful flower and I love the monochromatic layers. Thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays this week :)

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