What a wonderful gallery Vera has!!! I chose Vera's Vases in Vogue to CASE for a birthday card for my DIL.
Last week I spent a perfectly delightful afternoon in Fort Lauderdale having lunch and shopping with two SCSers, cherylquilts and BeckyTE. One of my purchases was this wonderful Lockhart stamp and I couldn't wait to ink it up. Used watercolour paper, an aqua-painter and SU watercolour crayons. Added a little sponging to highlight the image.
Things I changed:
- instead of the partial mat and faux stitching, I used a full mat behind the image
- used a cuttlebug embossing folder for the background panel instead of designer paper
- added a layer to the sentiment panel
Thanks for looking! And thanks to Vera for the inspiration... :)
Date: Sunday, March 7, 2010 GMT Views: 978
Registered: May 18, 2008 Location: Virginia Posts: 24459
Sun, Mar 07, 2010 @ 7:08 PM
Heather, you're actually on time for a FS challenge. So, miracles do happen!! LOL!! I was so excited to see your upload just now. Still "green with envy" over meeting with other SCS's while on vacation, but I'll get over it eventually. I see the Prez of The VIP Punch Pals, Benz, is trying to get recruits to do a Three Punchkateerz Challenge. Wouldn't that be a hoot?? Oh, back to you card, I'm so sorry. I'm having Heather w/drawal I guess. LOVE your stamped vase and flowers and you've colored it wonderfully. Love your sponging, that awesome ef b/g, ribbon, rhinestones and, of course, your TRIPLE oval punches!!! What a treat to see a new upload today. So glad you are back!! Hugs...XXOO...The Fruitflake
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Registered: November 17, 2006 Location: Nanaimo, British Columbia Posts: 47829
Sun, Mar 07, 2010 @ 8:38 PM
Beautiful card, Heather... love the flower/jar image. wonderful colouring... like the divine swirl panel...
Lucky girl to meet up with Cheryl and Becky.... :)
sounds like you had a fabulous day..... tfs
Registered: September 12, 2007 Location: Wake Forest, NC Posts: 61619
Sun, Mar 07, 2010 @ 9:51 PM
Guess all that laundry got done today. Wow, how great for all of us to see this most wonderful card uploaded today! You're going to set a record with this one. I love your new image which, incidentally, happens to be beautifully colored. Your DIL will love this wonderfully sponged beauty. Gorgeous card.
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