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Monday, February 24, 2020

INSPIRATION CARD

The other day I posted a few inspiration photos from the recent Talbots catalog that I had put in my journal.  Yesterday I used one of them to design a card and what fun it was!  



I watercolored a large piece of watercolor paper with various shades of pink/coral and then die cut the layers of the flower.  I die cut the leaves just in white and did a little watercoloring on the tips.  Arranged everything and added a few copper Nuvo drops and done.  Another card to wait for a sentiment when needed.  I'm really pleased the way this turned out - adding brown was something I never would have done if it hadn't been in the clothing colors.  

I am entering this in Virginia's Show and Share for February and also The Flower Challenge to "add leaves."




Thanks for dropping by and always love to read your comments.

6 comments:

  1. THAT'S impressive! So glad you showed us how your inspiration turned into this lovely card. I've never done it before, but just might give it a go now! Thank you...

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  2. WOW!! Just love how you used the inspiration, Betty! I wouldn't have thought about using brown, either. This is one gorgeous card!

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  3. I saw this over on IG first and thought it was stunning. Now seeing it again along with its inspiration...still STUNNING.

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  4. Gorgeous Betty. Love the way you used the inspiration from the catalogue. It's perfect

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  5. What a beautiful flower card, Betty! Just love how the inspiration colors lead you to create this fabulous card!!

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  6. Wonderful inspiration and beautiful execution.

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