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Thursday, July 28, 2011

PKS Challenge 57

I created this card for the Peachy Keen Stamps challenge #57.  This one has a bit of a twist on it.  We were given a sketch to follow and a color combination that we had to use.  HERE are the details for the challenge. 

 

This is not my usual color choices but I really enjoyed putting these together.  


I did use the colors in the challenge, but as usual, my photography skills do no justice for the colors.  I began by embossing the flowers with black embossing powder onto some cardstock vellum.  I then used a copic marker for the coral colored flower.  However, I quickly realized that copics don't do well with vellum and embossing powder.  For the green, I used a certainly celery SU! marker and colored the flower.  I then took the new SU! color pool party and sponged the entire back of the vellum.  I then backed it with white card stock and then placed it on a coral card base.  If you have any questions, please let me know!  Thanks for looking!

4 comments:

Jamie said...

Nicely done! I love how clean and simple your card is... And still so pretty.

Jamie
Http://oohlalapaperie.blogspot.com

Lorie said...

What a lovely card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Peachy Keen Stamps!

Hugs,
Lorie

Viv said...

You made such a pretty and clever job of the challenge. The sponging of the vellum is a great idea! Thanks for playing along with us at Peachy Keen. Good luck!

Janice W. said...

This is so pretty! I love those flowers! Thanks for joining the PK challenge! Good luck!