Sunday, 16 February 2014

Birthday card with a touch of orange

 Just wanted to share this card that was created for a friend.  The background (above) was made by applying distress inks to white card and then using a mask add a darker colour on top. This darker colour was embossed with clear embossing powder  and the card was then edged with a gold pen. The flower stamps are by Sheen Douglas and the die used is Memory Box.  The flowers were coloured with watercolours.
Have a lovely week.
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Commit to the Lord whatever you do,
    and he will establish your plans.
Proverb 16:3
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17 comments:

  1. this is really beautiful hun love the colours hugs Cherylxxxx

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  2. Stunning card, I adore the colours & design...Beautiful flowers... Hugs May x x x

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  3. LOVELY CARD - colours and layout gorgeous.
    Have a great week x

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  4. Wow the card is very pretty! I love the background in orange color and the pattern. Looks very cheerful! Your friend is so lucky to receive such special birthday card :-)
    Wishing you a wonderful new week xoxo

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  5. A gorgeous card Anesha. I bet your friend was really chuffed to get it. Love the warm colours and the design.
    Beryl xx

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  6. Loving that orange!
    xo Catherine

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  7. Beautiful birthday card Anesha, such great colours. Annette x

    http://nettysartadventures.blogspot.co.uk/

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  8. Very pretty & vibrant card design. What a great idea to emboss the stenciling ! I love the memory box die cut, it's one that hangs out in my stash. Have a great week, Shirleyx

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  9. you could sell your papers alone. you are the best at creating such gorgeous ones. this is just beautiful!!!!

    hugs to skipper from neenah

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  10. What a wonderful technique! I am going to try that myself. And the colors of the gorgeous background are exactly the colors of the flowers. Such a super card.

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  11. It's a pretty pattern and I really like the color, too!

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  12. Hi Anesha

    Gorgeous colours and I love that background very much.

    Love Jules xx

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  13. Wow, Anesha, your card is lovely. TFS how you did the BG. It is fabulous!! I love your flowers, how you used them with the die cut, and how you did your sentiment on the DP too!!!

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  14. It's nice to see a full on orange card! Why is it such a rarely used colour? I love it :-)
    Hugs. LLJ 44 xx

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  15. what a lovely design Anesha and i like the background.
    hugs to you.
    Ann

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  16. I just love this card. That background looks wonderful.

    Hugs~

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  17. Wow wow wow such a beautiful spring birthday card and the background is fabulous. Kezzy :-) xxx

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