Sunday, April 06, 2014

Tuesday Morning Sketches 243 Card

I got a itty bitty window open up to me last week to create and since my sister Nina did too we both created a card for


Tuesday Morning Sketches 243:



This is what I wound up with:




Supplies include: My Mind’s Eye 6 x 6 paper pad - “In Bloom”, Diamond Glaze, “with love” stamp by Fiskars, gems by Recollections (Michaels), Wink of Stella




I used a lot of layering in this card - all centered around the beautiful floral patterned paper.  I moved a circle cut around on the paper until I had a full “bouquet” isolated and then cut.  I created layers behind that in both a darker and lighter toned cardstock to create some drama.   I painted the blossoms with some clear “Wink of Stella” and whne this was dry I went ahead and added a few layers of Diamond Glaze on top.  Yes, a few bubbles eluded me but it really does look lovely! 

The final touch was to stamp a sheer ribbon with the sentiment on it - my ribbon goes all the way across but still…

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  1. I would love an email with some of your studio files. the cupcake, popsicle, fish
    Do you have a bike at all.....load me up with what ever you got. thanks and i cant believe how beautiful your cards are. they are so crafty and artistic..thanks for all the ideas! bkmcevoy at gmail dot com

  2. This is just lovely! Very Monet-ish. Thank you for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

  3. This is beautiful!!! I love the effect of the Diamond Glaze on the flowers!!!
    Thanks for joining us this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!

  4. Good morning Barb:)
    WOW!! I LOVE what you did with your card!! I am STILL being amazed at the wonderful ideas you come up with.:)



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