The Paper Players 346:

Happy Sunday all!  I do hope the weekend has been good to you!

This week at The Paper Players, Laurie is our host with this SKETCH challenge:

Don't you just LOVE this sketch?!?  
I wanted to use some bright happy colours and I thought these flowers would be perfect to complete my card.  I used a ombre blending technique and did a little water splooshing to give the flowers and leaves a bit more dimension.  I wanted them to stand out so I built up the sketch using all white.

Stamps:  Clearly Besotted Fresh Flowers
Die cuts:  My Favorite Things Horizontal Stitched StripsMy Favorite Things Blueprints 13Simon Says Stamp Single Roses, Reverse Confetti Class Act
Frosting: Tsukineko Versafine Onyx BlackStampin' Up! inks

I would also like to enter my card into the following challenge:

Just Add Ink


~amy~ said…
beautiful card Deanne and love your glittery blog!
Annette said…
Fab cards Deanne, and I love your new clean and bright blog layout. xx
Nance Leedy said…
Oh this technique is beautiful on the flowers and I love the water splotches--so realistic! Gorgeous colors too!
Jan said…
This is gorgeous Deanne! Your ombré blending on your blooms really makes them pop and I love the water spotches effect too. Thanks for sharing with us at Just Add Ink this week.
Patrice said…
Oh wow, Deanne! Your card is such a beautiful take on the inspiration pic, so vibrant & colourful. Love it. Thanks for sharing with us at Just Add Ink. x
KimB said…
I just love your beautifully coloured water spoltched flowers Deanne! They are stunning against that crisp white background. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink this week.
Anonymous said…
This is cool. A wonderful and modern card. Chantell Just Add Ink
laurie said…
I love this! Those are my fave colors too!
Omg - absolutely stunning card Deanne! I adore the colour combo!
Kampin' Karen said…
Congrats on your win at JAI! It is a beautiful card. Did you use Melon Mambo and Bermuda Bay?
What a gorgeous card Deanne - love your bright blooms and your water droplets are so realistic. A worthy winner over at JAI too this week!
Deanne, this is beautiful! I love the big, bright blooms and the splatters. Your recipient will cherish this beautiful card! I hope you are having a great week! XX
Jaydee said…
Gorgeous, Deanne. What a beautiful card and I love the sentiment. Fabulous take on the sketch

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