Monday, 7 January 2019

Yellow???? Yikes... Yes, it's me!

 

Hi Lovelies...

It IS me.... using one of the colours that as you know, I generally avoid... but I decided this fabulous bloom needed a sunshine colour - so I picked out my yellow zig markers, and this is the result!

It's been pouring with rain here all day today, so this colouring really brightened my mood...  and I decided to use gold mirri card as a mat for the 'beautiful' word and also for the whole card.  It's difficult to photograph, but I think you can just spot that it IS actually gold!


Card Info:
Stamp - MFT Beautiful Bloom
Die - MFT Beautiful Word Die
(both available in the UK from Dies to Die For)
Other sentiment done on PC
Colouring - Zig Clean Colour Markers
Gems

My design was inspired by a card I spotted on The Unpampered Stamper's blog (thanks!)..  which had stamped images of this bloom over the edge of the card..  I liked the effect so decided to give it a try.  

Hope you like my make today - it's an effective card, but doesn't take a lot of colouring... I only used two colours then used a water brush to blend.  With water colours - I always feel that the blending shouldn't be absolutely perfect - well that's my excuse!





8 comments:

  1. Gosh, this is beautiful Christne, I love the colours and fabulous colouring, such a lovely stamp and card..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  2. Wow this is different for you, a colour I rarely use too but it looks fab

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  3. It may be yellow, but it's FABULOUS. Gorgeous colouring, great shading and a perfect petal. Beautiful card Christine. xx

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  4. WOW WOW! This is gorgeous Christine!

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  5. Hi, Christine,
    Yes, not pink, but so beautiful!!! Your colouring is amazing whaterver the colour!!!
    Hugs,
    Guida

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  6. ah non le jaune c'est la couleur du soleil, c'est magnifique et lumineux, ta carte est une réussite totale!

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  7. Hi Christine, It's a beautiful card, lovely shading on the blooms.
    Wishing you a Happy New Year.
    Avril xx

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