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Scrapbook Boutique July 2017 Challenge

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It is always very exciting for me to wait for the Scrapbook Boutique blog monthly challenge moodboard...you never know what the theme is going to be...and there are always hundreds of ways one can be inspired by it...I have made two cards for this challenge and have kept things mostly simple(blaming it on the super freezing winters..!!)...

Galaxy Background Using Watercolours

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I have tried 'galaxy-like' backgrounds for my cards but have been fascinated by the watercolour galaxy background cards that some card makers have shared on various platforms...I couldn't understand how it was done until I saw the tutorial by Yana Smakula....I do realise that I have used too much colour and less water so my backgrounds are quite blotchy and brighter than they should be... anyways,these are my first couple of tries following the technique....
I chose gold cardstock to create the card base for my first card...I cut out a watercolour panel to size and stamped the dragon,the hedgehog and the log and masked them...I didn't know how my background was going to turn out so I did not colour in the images right away... :)
I then pulled out my Gansai Tambi watercolours and my heat gun and followed the tutorial to create my background...I did add some gold paint splatters on my background which Yana hasn't...
Once my panel was completely dry,I coloured in the…

Fairy In The Garden - Make A Wish

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I have used so many different colouring mediums in today's card and I'm quite surprised that there were no major dramas while making it...I've used dye inks,watercolours,watercolour pencils and Distress Inks...

CASEing For Time Out Challenge #87

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The card I'm sharing today is my entry for the latest Time Out Challenges...for this challenge we had to CASE Cornelia's wonderful card...I was quite inspired to create something immediately and decided to use a cute dragon image for my card...what took most of my time was to decide how to create the background and which sentiment to use for my card..

Hydrangeas Thanks Card - Altenew July 2017 Inspiration Challenge

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Today I'm sharing the second card that I created for the Altenew Inspiration Challenge....I have also tried to get a better picture of the stencil embossed grid background...it looks beautiful but I was unable to click a picture which shows it clearly...

Dahlias Just For You - Altenew July 2017 Inspiration Challenge

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I am so happy to take part in this months Altenew Inspiration Challenge....not only is the inspiration image,card and video by Therese Calvrid absolutely fabulous,but I had the required colours for the challenge(yay..!!)...so I was super excited to take part in the challenge..I was able to make two cards for this challenge and I'm sharing my first card today and the second one in my next post...