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Tuesday, January 19, 2010


My card is for the Penny Black Challenge: The challenge was to use blue, cream and gold & Cooking it up with Kate: Non human image, texture and something new. I used a heavy textured dark blue base. Just couldnt seem to get a clear enough photo to see the texture. The edge is punched to run a ribbon thru. I used my new label 1 nestie to cut the two cream shaped squares. I ran them thru a folder to texture and used some straw ink to grunge up and show the texture a bit. I cut the cream and the blue which is a graphic 45 print with the dahlia nestie. I alternated colors to form the flowers with a brad in the center. I then stamped the penny black hedgie and cut out with the label 1 nestie. Watercolored the image and grunged the edges. Added the three buttons from my button box which added the gold and the sentiment.

12 comments:

Jenny said...

Very pretty flowers on this card! Thanks for stopping by and giving me a comment on my shaped Pixie card!

Joey said...

Hi Davi,

Thanks for stopping by my blog :O) and for your lovely comment.

Your card is beautiful, I really like the texture you have with those flowers, and such a sweet hedgy image.

Joey.x

Kath Stewart said...

beautiful card davi..love your take on the colour combo...those gorgeous flowers and your cute hedgie.......thanks for joining in the fun this week at PBSC...hugs kath xxxx

coldwaters2 said...

Wow Davi I have just been looking at all your creations and boy they are awesome loving the layered flower design, Tilda is gorgeous, the straw hat is amazing and this one is so regal and very elegant I have so enjoyed visiting

Hugs
Lorraine x

Deb Neerman said...

Gorgeous! Such a great layout and color combination, Davi!

Katie said...

Hi Davi,
This card is very striking.
I love the deep blue with the cream accents.
Thanks for Cooking It Up With Katie!

Martha said...

Hi Davi,Loved what you did with this color combo. Sooo rich and striking in the flowers! You need to write that book on creating paper flowers and I want everyone who reads this to tell you so. You are a GENIUS with creating paper flowers and need to share it!!!I'm buying the first copy! TWO THUMBS UP! Hugs, Martha

Fabiola said...

très jolie création bravo

Anonymous said...

WOW!! So very pretty!! I love the blue colors and your flowers are so stunning!! :) Thanks for stopping by!! HUGS

Carol L said...

Your hedgy looks so happy on this pretty card! I love how you created those flowers!

Kim Piggott said...

Oh wow!
Such a gorgeous card!
Love your cute image and fabulous flowers!
hugs
kim x

Michelle said...

Hi Davi

A lovely card gorgeous colours and just love those flowers. Thanks for your lovely comments on my blog.
x Michelle