Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Sending Many Thanks - Try Stampin' on Tuesday

Whew!!  Another hot one today.  I hear that a cooling trend is on the way - not too cool though!

This card is for the challenge with Try Stampin' on Tuesday here  I just love this time of year when the sun goes down about 9 p.m.  The background of this card reflects a summer sunset against some flowers.






I made a watercolour background using ink pads, an aqua painter and watercolour paper.  Then I embossed the images using black embossing powder.  The large flower was embossed on Whisper White card stock and then cut out, and later glued to the background.  The smaller flower was embossed directly onto the background.

The basic card is Basic Gray card stock, layered with Honeycomb embossed Whisper White.  Strips of designer paper (origin unknown) were placed according to the diagram and the image panel was attached to the card.
I made a change to the sketch in that I placed the sentiment on top of the image panel rather than at the bottoom left.
Pearls were placed at the upper right and lower left corners.

Materials Used:
Stamps: Fabulous Florets, Petite Pairs
Inks: Daffodil Delight, Basic Gray, Basic Black, Versa Mark
Papers: Basic Gray, Whisper White, Watercolour paper, DSP (Unknown)
Accessories: Black embossing powder, Aqua painter, Pearls, Honeycomb folder

5 comments:

Dodge3670 said...

Gorgeous!

Jane said...

Awesome card Maria!

Nancy Seed said...

Beautiful job. Love the blending. Thanks for joining us this week at TSOT.

MJ said...

Nicely done, those colors are fabulous on this. So happy you played along with us on TSOT!

Sarah said...

Fantastic card, this is really beautiful. Thanks for joining us this week at Try Stampin' On Tuesday

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