Friday, March 4, 2011

Blogger’s Challenge

Today’s Blogger’s Challenge was to use the colors Peach, Green and White (or Vanilla).  We are allowed to add neutrals as needed.

And since I haven’t participated in the SUDSOL challenges much lately, I decided to do that as well and combine the two.

The CASE challenge there was to copy a sample from the demonstrator magazine “Stampin’ Success”, which was this one:

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So the colors that I chose are of course completely different because I am following the Blogger’s Challenge colors. See:

sanded fun flower

I really like how my distressed flower turned out! I simply spritzed the flowers with water, waded them up, let dry a little. But while still moist I stamped over them with the Sanded Background in Crumb Cake ink. Then I heat set them so they would keep  the crinkles.

Supplies

Stamps: Sanded, Teeny Tiny Whishes

Paper: Peach Parfait, Pear Pizzazz, Wild Wasabi, Whisper White

Ink: Crumb Cake, Pear Pizzazz, Wild Wasabi,

Accessories: Antique Brads, Bolds Brads

Tools: Fun Flowers Die, Square Lattice Embossing Folder, Elegant Bouquet Embossing Folder, Modern Label Punch and matching shape in Movers & Shapers Die

This is a very simple card and can be duplicated in a snap!

Happy Friday…

13 comments:

  1. The flower turned out great. Looks wonderful against your background

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  2. So gorgeous. What a beautiful card. Love that flower.

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  3. How pretty, love that big blossom!

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  4. Great job recreating the Inspiration card. Love the embossing and pretty flower.

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  5. Great flower and love that brad in the middle.

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  6. Nicely done! Very soft and pretty love the flower!

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  7. Such a cool CASE! I love the way the embossing is reversed! Super cute!

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  8. Oh I like your version much better! Beautiful!

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  9. Very pretty Claudia! Great idea to emboss the leaves! :D

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  10. WHat a PRETTY flower!Great card and use of these colors!

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  11. I love flowers, especially this one!

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  12. Great card, luv how iti turned out looking so different than the inspiration piece.

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  13. Claudia,

    I enjoy challenges and when you can make this great a card and hit more than one, I say way to go Girlfriend!

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