Artistic Avenger

F-R-I-E-N-D

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This week at Create with Connie and Mary, there is a fantastic colour challenge:

I knew EXACTLY what I wanted to do for this challenge – this doesn’t happen very often. Most of the time I play around for quite some time before actually getting close to a final design decision. I also wanted to play with my alphabets as I’m doing an alphabet class soon and wanted to get some samples done!

The base for this card is So Saffron and I layered it with Chocolate Chip and then Pear Pizzazz. I ran the Pear piece through the Big Shot with the “friend” texture plate and then sponged it for a little more depth.

For the central image area, I used Whisper White cardstock and sponged the edges with Baja Breeze. I then stamped the letters from the Broadsheet Alphabet in coordinating colours and added little bits of bling to them in the form of Basic Rhinestones, Basic Pearls and ribbon.

I added a little strip of paper pierced Baja Breeze cardstock to the right and some 5/8″ Chocolate Chip grosgrain ribbon accentuated with a button from the Neutral Buttons.

Like this colour combination? Head on over to Create with Connie and Mary and play along with us!

Products used on this project:

Cardstock: So Saffron, Baja Breeze, Chocolate Chip, Pear Pizzazz, Whisper White.

Ink: So Saffron, Baja Breeze, Chocolate Chip, Pear Pizzazz.

Stamps: Broadsheet Alphabet, Tiny Tags.

Accessories: 5/8″ Chocolate Chip grosgrain, 1/8″ Whisper White taffeta, Medium Jewelry tag, Basic Rhinestones, Basic Pearls, Corner rounder punch, Neutral buttons, Big Shot, Texture Plates, Stampin’ Sponges.

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4 thoughts on “F-R-I-E-N-D

  1. Love this. I have that alphabet and hated that it’s too big to spell a word on a regular size card. Got to make one of these today. Thks for the inspiration.

  2. How totally CUTE! And I just love this layout!

  3. I’ve never used that texture plate and I like the looks of it! Love you little Baja strip of paper with polka dots!

  4. Love the randomness of the stamping. Great job!

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