Friday, October 24, 2008

Color Inspiration.

Good Afternoon Everyone!
Two posts in one day! I wanted to get my card for KWerner's Color Inspiration posted before the deadline this evening. The challenge this week was to use red or pink as the main color and then any other complementary colors. I chose Ruby Red, Cameo Coral, Handsome Hunter and Chocolate Chip as my colors. I also finally got a chance to ink up my new "Upsy Daisy" set. This set has been wildly popular for SU this year and it's very easy to see why! I stamped my "Fine Lace Background Stamp" on the Cameo Coral base. I wheeled my daisy wheel on both the Ruby Red piece as well as the bottom vanilla piece. I covered the image in Cameo Coral ink and then ran my brayer across the stamp and then rolled it across the paper. This created the reverse image. I stamped the image directly on the paper in Ruby Red ink on top of the Cameo Coral, thus creating the double look. I punched the corners using the ticket corner punch and added the ruby red eyelets.
I also worked on Beate's Weekend Sketch; but it's not quite finished, so I'll post that first thing Monday morning. Have a great weekend; and thanks for visiting with me!


kareN stampZ said...

Your card is gorgeous too - I do hope we get this set when we get our new IB&C

Stamping Cafe said...

This is very beautiful, great card!

Anonymous said...

beautiful card! you did fantastic with the challenge! I love all that pink!!! :) *smiles*

Anonymous said...

This is a gorgeous card!! I love that stamp set. There are so many beautiful creations that can be made with it.
Thanks for visiting my blog:)
I love all your lovely creations!

Sherri said...

Cute! I like the way you used the eyelets!

Leonie said...

I love it, I cant wait until we get this stamp set in Oz

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