Sunday, 19 March 2017

CASology: Week 240

I'm happy to have had some time at my craft table to make a card for this week's challenge at CASology



Here's my card




I used the Memory Box Large Olive Branch die and die cut three branches. I tried to keep the positive with the negative die cuts - makes it easier to add colour, at least for me. I added colour with ink daubers and distress inks (twisted citron, mustard seed, faded jeans, mermaid lagoon, spiced marmalade, picked raspberry). I like the effect of using black as the cardbase. I feel it makes the colours really pop. I used white embossing powder for the sentiment from Catherine Pooler's Butterfly Notes. I also inked up a scrap of white cardstock with twisted citron and mermaid lagoon and cut them into really thin strips for below the sentiment.  

Thanks for visiting
sue

2 comments:

  1. Love the spring colours of your leaves and how they pop off the black. So happy you could play in the CASology challenge this week.

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  2. Your black 'white' space is so very dramatic, and I love how you colored your pretty leaves. Thanks so much for playing along at CASology this week.

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