Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Citrus Color Challenge Chick

We have an array of citrus colors for the latest challenge over at Hand Stamped Sentiments.  And I think these colors are perfect for a spring chicken, don't you?  A piece of Pretty Petals DSP on a Very Vanilla card base is how I got things rolling.  Then came the chick from the Honeycomb Happiness Sale-a-bration stamp set.  I stamped it with Soft Suede ink on more Very Vanilla and then I did a simple watercolor technique to fill in the image.  A few tiny flowers punched from the Tree Builder Punch help to anchor the ground and a Linen Thread shoestring bow add visual balance to the top of the card.  The very last touch was the So Saffrom scallop square.  I noticed it was the perfect size for my 4.25" square card, so I went for it--and love it! 


5 comments:

  1. I love the look of this watercolored chick! The little scalloped cardbase is wonderful too!

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  2. This is cuter in person. Make in class.

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  3. Love the vintage feel of your card. I love how you colored the chick. Great job with the color challenge. Thanks for being part of the Hand Stamped Sentiments design team.

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