Thursday 17 March 2016

Floral Thinking of You

Hi everyone, thank you for stopping by. I hope you are having a great day.

It has been a super busy week for me here, not only has my creative energy been through the roof, I've also been making multiple cards at the same time. I have been trying very hard to do more than one card at a time; I mean, why wouldn't I? All the stuff is already out on my desk and I can always use an extra card.

To create today's card, I began by masking off a stripe about an inch and a half from the top of the panel, on Copic friendly paper.

I then stamped the open flowers using Memento Tuxedo Black ink. Leaving the mask in place, I stamped the foliage with the new Color Splash ombre ink.

I coloured the flowers using copics, then removed the mask and stamped the greeting in the same ink. I prefer to use Lawn Fawn Black Licorice ink for greetings and sentiments, but I wanted the blacks to match.

Finally, I adhered the panel onto the front of an A2 card base.

I hope you like today's card and are inspired to create something of your own.

This card is for:
Inspired by Anita Bowden's Card

This card was selected for Honorable Mention!!!

Thank you so much to everyone who voted for my card! I can't even begin to tell you how much it means to me.


  1. Love the copic shading on this - it really adds dimension to your lovely flowers. So glad you joined us at Muse this week, Trina!

  2. LOVE the way you coloured these Trina, it makes them look so different! Great job! Have a lovely evening! Hazel xx
    My Card Attic

  3. Lovely colouring on the flowers, your card is beautiful.

  4. This is beautiful, love the shading on the flowers and the ombre leaves. Works so well together. Cx

  5. Beautiful coloring, and the addition of that bloom in the lower right corner really makes this card pop in the Muse gallery.

  6. I love the color you chose for your flowers and the coloring is wonderful.

  7. Such a beautiful card, love the colors you used :)

  8. I adore those pale coral tones, a lovely take on my card. I love the extra bloom at the base too.
    Thanks so much for playing along at Muse this week, Anita x

  9. such a pretty card,your flower look like they can just pop off the page!


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