Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Colour Me... Subtle!

Good morning! This week at Colour Me...! we are working with 3 soft colours for our subtle week; Baked Brown Sugar, Soft Sky & Pistachio Pudding.


Lately I've been avoiding the 'coloured' cardbase and background. I don't think it was intentional, but when this card was done, it had occurred to me that it was the case!

It had been way too long since I had used the awesome Paper Doilies that I knew I just had to whip one out... That, and I came across a rogue doily when cleaning up my scraps. Call it fate :)


The background is embossed with the Honeycomb Embossing Folder and raised on the cardbase with Dimensionals. I then cut out a bunch of flowers with the Floral Fusion Sizzlit. I sponged all those bad boys lightly around the edges with Soft Sky and popped a little Soft Sky Candy Dot in there in the centre. The leaves were cut out of Pistachio Pudding using the Little Leaves Sizzlit (one of my favourites!)

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We would love to see you playing along with us this week. Come check out what the rest of the fabulous Design Team has create and then link up your project!

Thanks for stopping by today!

-Tara
xox

Supplies:
Stamps: Wetlands
Paper: Baked Brown Sugar CS, Whisper White CS, Pistachio Pudding CS
Ink: VersaMark, Soft Sky
Embellishments: Paper Doily, Brad Base, Candy Dots
Tools: Big Shot, Honeycomb EF, Floral Fusion Sizzlit, Little Leaves Sizzlit, Heat Gun, White Embossing Powder



8 comments:

  1. Beautiful! Absolutely my favorite colors. Love your embossing, doily, sponging in the flowers.

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  2. Oh my goodness Tara. This is gorgeous! Love that bouquet of flowers and the honeycomb embossing!

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  3. wow, wow, WOW!!! absolutely GORGEOUS, tara!!

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  4. TJ you know how much I love that sizzlit and sponging the edges... Genius!

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  5. Gorgeous card! Love all the dimension with the embossed background and beautiful flowers!

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  6. Tara, those flowers are absolutely beautiful! I love the way you showcased the colors here, and your coloured background was meant to be... just lovely!

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  7. One of my all-time favorite cards! Absolutely gorgeous!

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  8. So very, very pretty. Love the bouquet of flowers with the candy dot centers!

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Thank you for your comments and encouragements! They mean the world to me!

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