Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Another Take with "Birds Amidst The Holly"

 Hello friends!
I had received some awesome comments from my previous card. Thank you!
If you miss seeing this card, just click on the Flickr photo and it will take you to my blog post.

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Today I want to show you how I "reversed" the design elements and created another card with the exact same supplies.

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Again, I started off by creating a colorful background by misting spray inks onto the Bristol paper. I then stamped the images from Birds and Blooms to create a simple background.

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Since the die cut pieces are so intricate and color-intense, the simple background seems to be the perfect backdrop for it.
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There is something amazing about these sprayed ink colors--so intense and vibrant. a Wish for you


It really is worth saving the extra sprayed DIY color paper as you can plainly see :)  
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10 comments:

Cornelia (fun stamping) said...

A truly swoon worthy card!

Lin said...

Wow, I love this, Virginia! A perfect marriage of dies and stamping!

Nan G said...

Stunning! Love them both.

Karen L K said...

Wow both are so darn pretty!!

Barb Ghig said...

I stopped by to shop with your SSS link, and I see this BEAUTY!!! I love the vibrancy of the colors and how you added sparkle to this gorgeous card! I also love the elegant font on the sentiment, and how you stamped behind the holly die cuts...so pretty, Virginia!

Harriet said...

Both cards are lovely, colorful....divine.

Lisa said...

Oh my goodness Virginia, this is spectacular!!

Karen B. said...

Your style is so distinct and absolutely lovely!!

Dawn Turley said...

beautiful Virginia. You are so talented. Love all your projects.

Patt H. said...

Absolutely gorgeous!! Love it!