October 27, 2020
Case-ing Tuesday #275 (August – December 2020 Mini Catalog, page 81) and using the colors from Colour INKspiration Challenge #88
Key elements from the sample in the Mini Catalog include a matted focal image, patterned paper, flag and some ribbon.
And this is the card I created…
As I was influenced by the colors from the Colour INKspiration challenge, I selected to fussy cut a trio of Poinsettia’s from one of the sheets of Poinsettia Place Designer Series Paper because it would look nice with the yellow color.
I substituted Bumble Bee for Crushed Curry as the colors are very similar and popped up the cut flowers over a Tasteful Textile 3D embossed Bumble Bee mat adding some little leaves cut from the Nature’s Thoughts Dies in Copper Brushed Metallic card stock.
This is framed with a Pretty Peacock mat. The patterned paper back layer is one of the 2020/2022 In-Color designs in Bumble Bee. For the ribbon element, I chose to use the In-Color Scalloped Linen Ribbon in Pretty Peacock and Crumb Cake.
I like to hide my ribbon edges so I chose a close mat in Just Jade which has been texturized with the Subtle 3D embossing folder to sit on top of a matching Just Jade card base.
For the sentiment, I picked Thinking of You at Christmas from the Itty Bitty Christmas stamp set. Stamped in Pretty Peacock. I am not a true fan of flagged elements and I thought a circle would be much nicer on this particular card. I die-cut the circle medallion from Tasteful Labels Dies and softened the look by water coloring a ring of Crumb Cake over the lacy edge.
I really like how this card turned out. Do you? Let me know what you think. Post a comment. I would love to hear from you!
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