Thursday, 20 February 2014

A whole lot of wonderful!

Hello!
We have a new challenge at CAS - Colours and Sketches and this week it's a colour challenge. A nice bright, cheerful colour challenge!
 
Aren't these lovely colours? I immediately thought of spring, tulips and happiness! I hope my card translates that...


I used the lovely Vivid Vases stamp, new in the Spring/Summer catalogue. I liked this stamp the first time I saw it. I coloured it very simply using my Stampin' Write Markers. 


Can you see the shine on the vases? I added some Crystal Effects as I thought it would give them some realism. The strip of Gingham Garden Washi gives the card I little 'zing' don't you think?


Stampin' Up! supplies used

Vivid VasesDaffodil Delight Stampin Write Marker - by Stampin' Up!Strawberry Slush Classic Stampin' PadBasic Gray Classic Stampin' PadGingham Garden Designer Washi Tape
Crystal Effects - by Stampin' Up!Scallop Trim Border Punch - by Stampin' Up!
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I hope these colours have inspired you to create something springlike too!


9 comments:

  1. Love how we've all done such different things with these colours. Your card is stamping perfection and so CAS, - love the crystal effects touch on the vases-awesome job

    Louise xx

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  2. I do like the shine on the vases - a beautifully cheerful card!

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  3. Wonderful card! I love the shine on the vases - and the gingham washi!

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  4. so gorgeous lizy.fab pretty vases and i love the gloss and gingham ;D

    xx coops xx

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  5. Great card it really evokes Springtime! It would be nice if the weather matched it!
    Elaine

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  6. beautiful, love the glossy accents on the vases !!

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  7. This is perfect Lizy - love the vases and the flowers do look so spring like - Jacqueline xx

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  8. The gingham border in the sunny yellow definitely says "Spring"! I like the punched border and the rounded corners, too. You did an awesome job with your Crystal Effects - I can't ever get it to look so smooth when I use it. Terrific job all around, Lizy! :)

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  9. I love this, Lizy. So Spring-like and cheerful. The glossy vases look great and I love the pop of yellow gingham. Note to self...use yellow more often! Apologies for my lack of comments lately, I've been a rubbish blogger! Hopefully I can find more time from now on xx

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