Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Happy birthday, Claudine

Today is my sister-in-law's birthday. My niece told me that her favourite colours are purple and royal blue, so I made this card for her.
I used the "You're so" set from Reverse Confetti to stamp the sentiment in Versamark, then heat emboss with some silver embossing powder. I then masked off the sentiment, and added the Tim Holtz / Stamper's Anonymous "Lace" stencil, and blended some Worn Lipstick, Shaded Lilac and Blueprint Sketch Distress Inks over the top.
 I faded the ink off underneath the sentiment to match the sketch from CAS Colours and Sketches challenge.
http://cascoloursandsketches.blogspot.com.au/2017/01/challenge-205-sketch.html
I'll also be sharing this card at Less is More for their "Ombre" challenge. 

Thanks for visiting :)

9 comments:

  1. Beautiful card. I love how the sentiment goes through the two lovely, stencilled panels. xx

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  2. Simply, crisp, classy and beautiful. Ombre'd to perfection and love that stencil!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Less is More this week. Sarah x

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  3. Beautiful inking; love the stencil! Thanks for playing along with us at CC&S!

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  4. What a beautiful and elegant card Michelle. Fabulous use of ombré colours and I especially like the way you faded them out to almost nothing. Super crisp embossing too.
    Thanks so much for joining us at Less is More
    Sharon xx

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  5. Clever use of the stencil to get the ombre effect. A very elegant card. Thanks for joining us this week at CC&S.

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  6. Wonderful masking - love the colours too with the elegant silver embossing x

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  7. Beautiful ombre stencilling and masking. You have captured and combined the challenges perfectly. Thanks so much for joining in at CC&S. Hugs Bev x

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  8. Oh I love the inking and the colours you have used blend beautifully together. Thanks so much for joining us this week at CC&S!

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  9. What an elegant, perfectly feminine card for your sister-in-law! Thanks for sharing it with us at CC&S! :)

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