This is my first time entry for any color challenge. This is for CC442 (but substituting Colorbox inks of Ice Jade, Aqua, and Blue Lagoon.
I masked the cardstock with photocopy paper that I had cut in a curvy line. I stippled the sky first, then the dunes, then the water. I added a little white marker for foam where the water meets the shore. I stamped the palm trees, gulls, and sentiment last.
I have not tried this particular technique before. I have masked, but only to keep a straight line between the white portion of a card and where I have sponged a background. I don't quite have the hang of this yet, but it was fun to try!
Date: Tuesday, September 3, 2013 GMT Views: 1379
Registered: November 19, 2005 Location: Bethel Park, Pa Posts: 24528
Tue, Sep 03, 2013 @ 5:48 PM
first let me welcome you to the color challenge-I love your card-it's a great beach scene-and for the colors we only list SU colors as a starting point and we encourage you to use whatever you have that is close-hope you will come back again next week
Registered: May 9, 2007 Location: Wisconsin Posts: 7828
Tue, Sep 03, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Pretty "durn" nice for a first time masking. Welcome to the world of color challenges!
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Registered: October 29, 2004 Location: Coos Bay, Oregon Posts: 22008
Tue, Sep 03, 2013 @ 8:25 PM
Oh Judy...your sky, sand and water are so beautifully sponged. I love your stamped images too. You did great on your 1st masking too.
I am so thrilled Judy that you played in your 1st CC Challenge. Happy Stamping, Nancy