Monday, June 13, 2016

Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge #11 - Celebrate!

Thanks for popping in!

Finally managed to join in on the fun over at the Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge blog, as well as put ink to a stamp set that I ADORE considering the flowers are now blooming in my garden in 3 different colours.

Here are the challenge parameters:


I chose one of the diagonal lines - Yellow, Ink Splatters, Scalloped Border - and created this card:


The ink splatters were added once the image was stamped using Inka Gold Beeswax Polish mixed with water. It has a lovely shine that matches the gold cardstock I used for the scalloped border, but it's hard to see in this photo.

Alas, my yellow peony has almost finished showing off it's gorgeous fragrant flowers, so I must settle for trying to recreate its loveliness on paper until it blooms again next year - an impossible task as Mother Nature does it so much better!

Pop on over to see all the amazing creations on the challenge blog - guaranteed you'll be inspired (and maybe decide to join in?) :-)

Supplies:
Stamps: Altenew Peony Bouquet; Altenew Painted Greetings
Dies: MFT Stitched Rectangle Scallop Frame Die-namics; Simon Says Stamp Stitched Rectangles
Accessories: Viva Decor Inka Gold

5 comments:

  1. Susi, this is absolutely stunning! The colors you chose, gold and green with just a touch of purple are lovely. The layout is wonderful and those splatters complete the card. Your flowers do look like they came right out of your garden!

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  2. Simply beautiful, Susi ... your detailing is fantastic ... those gold splatters are such a gorgeous touch! Your garden must be a place of joy considering it inspired this stunner! Hugs, Anita :)

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  3. One must go in for a close-up to appreciate every bit of the lovely detail of your gorgeous card, Susi!!! LOve the blueberries, and OH do I wish I could witness your very own blooms!! xx
    =]

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  4. You made this set even more beautiful with your card! Thank you so much for joining us at SSD Tic-Tac-Toe challenge blog.
    Olesya, DT

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  5. Gorgeous card....just gorgeous!

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So sweet of you to comment - thank you for taking the time!