05/04/2012

Lucky Dip and Party Dress

This weeks challenge at Less is More :- is "Lucky Dip" and here is the picture inspiration.  So pretty
I was having trouble coming up an idea and then I saw an interesting waterclour technique on Paper, Scissor and Superheroes.  Betsy Veldman said it was easy and her card using this technique was lovely.  So I thought I would give it a go.
I used Distress Ink, Spun Sugar and Shabby Shutters. the stamps were Hero Arts and Art Stamps.

I have another card and this one is for the challenge at For Your Inspiration: Photo inspiration. 
I loved the photo, the colours are so rich. But again I had trouble thinking of a card design. I kept thinking of Japanese themes. Then I thought I would concentrate on the rich colours
I used Stampit's Caterina and Inkadinkado stamps, Nestabilities ovals, ribbon and Kaiser rhinestone.
 
That's all for tonight.


10 comments:

  1. Great cards and the LiM one is very pretty

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  2. Pretty cards Skye, I love the technique you tried out for the LIM card.
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  3. A an elegant and feminine design Skye - the rich colours are fabulous, and this is a great interpretation of the inspiration photo. Thank you so much for sharing with us at FYI - do pop back again next time!
    Hugs, Sylvia x

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  4. Your card is just gorgeous. I love the delicate and elegant cards. Thanks for joining in at FYI! Hope to see you again.

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  5. You've created two great cards. I love what you did with the inspiration photo. Your gold embossing really shines. Great textures too. Thanks for playing along at FYI.

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  6. Fabulous red dress card!! Thanks for joining in at FYI!

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  7. So pretty - I love the gold swirls in the background! Thanks for playing FYI!

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  8. Two pretty cards there, Skye! I love your rich red dress! Thanks for joining us at FYI!

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  9. Very pretty cards here today! Love the LIM card, a cool technique and the deep red dress is beautiful xxx

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