Thursday, 30 March 2017

Muse 209 - Happy Mother's Day (with video)


Here's my card for this week's Muse challenge, where Guest Muse Sonja has given us a beautiful inspiration:





I focused on Sonja's:
-hydrangea
-use of Kraft
-colours
-splatters

Instead of colouring the flowers blue with a yellow and orange spotty background, I used the 4 colours of distress ink to smoosh my paper before stamping the image and die-cutting it.





I used:


10 comments:

Happy Dance said...

Really a lovely card, Ardyth. Watched your video, and that's a fun technique, isn't it?! I love the modern look of this hydrangea, and that you've inlaid it into a kraft panel. Such a pretty Mother's Day card. Fabulous!! Hope all is well with you. Bev

Kleri F said...

Very creative coloring!Love it!

Maxine D said...

What a fabulous way to add colour to an image - or should that be add an image to colour?? Wonderful CASE Ardyth.
Blessings
Maxine

Geri said...

Awesome colors and awesome idea! Love the bits of white space on the blossom! Can't access the video on my work computer so will check it out at home :)

SonjaK said...

Perfectly CAS with your very own twist, Ardyth, as always! I really love your style. Great to see how you were inspired by my card. Love the artsy look of the flower.

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Oh wow! This is beautiful.
Thanks for the video showing the technique.
I may just have to give this a go.
xxx

Eliz Stewart said...

amazing as always!!! and so love the smoothing video!

Lisa Elton said...

Pretty card Ardyth! I like the away you've colored the hydrangea!

Dianne Gutchlag said...

Another beautiful card. I love the colouring on your hydrangea blossom - thanks for adding a video to share.

Eileen said...

Great card, you are absolutely brilliant!