Monday, 11 August 2014

Seeing Orange

Hello and welcome.  Meet today's card.  Just a bit of fun that made me smile since I have been feeling under the weather the last few days. 
My inspiration for this card was a canister set from Vintage Atmosphere, as I was playing along with the Inspiration Challenge at Splitcoast
 
vintage orange canister set, round orange canisters, orange and brown decor
 
I cut three different sized circles from a piece of acetate to use as my stencil.  Next, I sponged on 3 different shades of Distress inks ( Ripe Persimmon/ Spiced Marmalade/ Dried Marigold) randomly over my card front.  I added the white dashed lines for interest using a white Signo Pen and lastly the sentiment and the sequins. 
 
Also adding my card to these challenges:
 
CAS-ual Fridays- TIC TAC TOE (dots, white, sequins)
 
Simon Says- MAKE it SPARKLE (sequins)
 
 
 Thanks so very much for coming by and taking a look.
 
Supplies:  stamp- Technique Tuesday/ Distress ink/ wh. Signo pen/ sequins/ glue/ bl Memento ink/circle dies/ acetate

11 comments:

  1. This is such a sunny and cheerful card that makes me smile! (I love orange!)
    Hope you are feeling better soon!

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  2. Gorgeous shades!! I love the colors so much, Karen! GREAT use of circle DIY stencil! Thanks so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

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  3. Made me smile ! Love the colours and how you balanced it out with the sequins ! Anita

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  4. This is absolutely scrumptious Karen. I love the dots.

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  5. So pretty in these colors, Karen! Feel better!

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  6. Gorgeous CAS card Karen, really striking.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    hugs
    Mandy xx

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  7. Karen this is so fabulous--love all the orange! Thank you so much for sharing with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  8. Oh I LOVE this!
    Thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  9. Such a happy card with your color choices and the bling!
    Thanks for linking this up at CASual Fridays!

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  10. Oh my gosh, I really LOVE this one, Karen!! Great idea to make your own stencils and then go to town with the blending. Great effect!!! Thanks so much for joining the CAS-ual Fridays Challenge!

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