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Saturday, 21 June 2014

Inkspirational #59

A very Happy Saturday to you all,

I am here with our new challenge at Inkspirational but first I wanted to say that I loved visiting your blogs with our CAS challenge last week. We had so many fabulous entries. Thank you so much for supporting us!

We have a colour challenge for you this week and it is:


You can use any shades of blue and you can add black and realistic colours for skin, hair and fur but no other colours.




I found this challenge a challenge! Not sure why really but I think when I am faced with set colours to use my mind goes a little blank. Also I was trying to get this made before I went on holiday and think when I am faced with a deadline creativity escapes me! However I hunted through some other challenges and came across an 'Anything Goes' challenge at Clearly Besotted Stamps. This helped so far I don't have too many CBS sets, so I got them out and had a 'ping' moment to create my card. I used some turquoise embossing powder for the CBS sentiment and then various other blues for the Uniko Studios flower stamps. The more I look at this though I think they could be snowflakes so this may end up as a Christmas card! I was pleased to use this cream card stock as I haven't used it for a while.

Our Guest Designer this week is Laura who is super talented and her blog is just full of inspiration, check out Le-Design Boutique and she her wonderful creations.

And our DT have created some fabulous projects so please go and check them out here

Have fun x


11 comments:

  1. Great card, Sandie. I have the same problem with colour challenges - my creative mind goes as blank as the rest of my mind!!
    Elaine

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  2. You know how much I love 100% stamped cards. This is gorgeous!

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  3. This turned out fabulous, Sandie! I didn't see the snowflakes at first but now I totally do. Have a great holiday! :-)

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  4. Great job Sandie! A perfect birthday sentiment with a great addition of the flowers. I also like that you chose to work with cream instead of white.
    - Shauna

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  5. Fabulous CAS card, Sandie, and the shades of blue you've used are so striking against the cream background. Pretty to the max!! Using these elements for Christmas...oh, the possibilities!!
    Hugs~c

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  6. I saw flowers till you mentioned Christmas, Sandie! Either way, it's gorgeously CAS and fabulous ... love that turquoise EP! Anita :)

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  7. As I'm writing this, I hope you are enjoying a lovely sunny break. I like your combo of blue with cream (most of us went with white) and this has a cheerful summer-y look with perfect stamping.

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  8. Great to use a brighter blue for the sentiment! It makes it an original card! Enjoy your sunday!

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  9. A fab card Sandie, and I love your choice of colours . Bev x

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  10. So cute...Love your sweet little posies!

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  11. Super great card and I love the extra texture you added!!

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