Monday, May 29, 2017

Mr and Mrs

finished size - 5 x 7

This is going into Atlantic Heart Challenge .  I was inspired by the sketch
And I was also inspired by the this card by Cathy's  HERE


This is also going into Penny Black Photo Inspiration Challenge

This is going into Double D Challenge Flowers Galore:

And into Time Out Challenge Flowers and Friends make life a garden - This is for one of my best friend's son's wedding. 


The inside of the card - also used a bit of the Concord and 9th stamp on vellum.  The sentiments are from 2 PTI sets.

Stamps:  Mr and Mrs = PTI,  Wood Grain = Heidi Swapp, flower (large cluster) = Concord & 9th, flower (small cluster) = Sweet Impressions

Papers: watercolor (for wood grain), colors = PTI, vellum (for flowers)

Techniques:
1) wood grain - stamped with distress ink, then embossed with clear embossing powder - watercolor washed over with a light gray distress ink
2) Mr and Mrs - cut stamp apart - embossed with a mix of embossing powders
3) vellum flowers - white embossed, colored on the back with Stampin Up markers - ala Jennifer McQuire HERE , then fussy cut - adhered with liquid adhesive - a few "pearls" and rhinestones to embellish.

Thank you for taking the time to look.  Hope your day is going well.

12 comments:

  1. It's an extremely pretty creation and a lovely take on our inspiration, thanks so much for sharing with us at Penny Black and More challenge.

    B x

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  2. WOW What a beautiful creation! Love your overall design!! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Flowers Galore’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

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  3. Lovely work, beautifully coloured.
    Thank you for sharing at Penny Black & More 'Photo Inspiration' challenge and good luck x Susan x

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  4. Fabulous card! I love your beautiful vellum flowers and your woodgrain background. I also enjoyed looking around your blog and have become a new follower. Thanks so much for sharing this lovely card with us at Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge--please join us again soon!
    :) Marie

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  5. Gorgeous card! Those flowers are sooo beautiful... love love it! Thanks so much for playing along with Atlantic Hearts this week!

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  6. Beautiful card, Carol! Your embossed flowers are amazing! Thanks for joining the Double D, "Flowers Galore" Challenge.

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  7. This card is beautiful inside and outside. Thank you for joining the AHSC this week.

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  8. Beautiful card! Love the vellum flowers and your colouring is spot on! Thanks for joining us this week at AHSC!

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  9. The vellum floral against the woodgrain background is stunning...inside and out. Thanks for sharing with us this week at AHSC.

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  10. Beautiful floral framed wedding card. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Time Out.

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  11. Absolutely beautiful. The detail is stunning. Love that you decorated the inside as well.

    Thanks so much for playing with us at Time Out!

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