Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Muse 245, CTS249 - Beautiful Day


I am still playing catch up after a few days away last week. It feels so good to get back to crafting after a break, doesn't it? This is my card for this week's Muse challenge, where Anita has given us an elegant inspiration:


I focused on Anita's:
-floral theme
-partial die-cut
-colours
-white embossed/watercolour technique
-script sentiment

I changed the layout to fit with the current CAS(E) This Sketch challenge:


I haven't watercoloured like this for a long time, so I had fun with mixing Distress Inks to create different shades for my flowers.

I used:

11 comments:

Brawny said...

Beautiful card. Really Gorgeous x

Maxine D said...

What a stunner - this is really dramatic - love it
Blessings
Maxine

Leigh Penner said...

Oh, this is gorgeous! Fabulous take on the sketch!

Bobby said...

Gorgeous, Ardyth.

Cat Craig said...

Beautiful card Ardyth. The watercolor on the blooms is so pretty.

Neets B said...

I love this card, Ardyth. Love how you switched up the orientation and your watercolouring of these gorgeous florals is beautiful x

Lucille K said...

So pretty, great take on Anita's card :)

Jane said...

Beautiful! Loving the sharpness that cut edge gives to the gorgeous yellow blooms.

Marjorie DUMONTIER said...

Absolutely gorgeous ! The colour is wonderful !

Barb Ghig said...

Such a gorgeous card, Ardyth! Beautiful watercoloring and I love how you combined challenges with your design...very clever!

Eliz Stewart said...

This is the card I came to see... and it is sooo beautiful! Love it.