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Thursday, 14 May 2020

Hibiscus Purple

I made this for a distant friends birthday.  I did some experimenting with an inlaid die panel.  Used up several different bits/snippets of purple to cut and inlay, which made a more interesting flower I think.


Flower die: unbranded
Word die: unbranded


Shared on challenges:
doubleD-lavenderslilacpurple
asyoulikeit-favourite-colour-to-pair-with-purple
Complementary colours: green shows purple at it's best with contrast
dreamvalley-225-favourite-colours purple&green
cutecardthursday-634-birthdays
audsentiments-251-anything-goes-sentiment

catchthebug-810-SSS
pennyschallenges-471-AG w paper
southerngirls-teamlou-may-anythinggoes
pixies-snippets-playground-challenge-377






















16 comments:

crafty-stamper said...

WOW stunning card love the purples against the black very dramatic result
Carol x

kiwimeskreations said...

Love that pop of green against the purple on the black Carol - that is so dramatic
Stay safe
Blessings
Maxine

Janette said...

Oh I love the pop of the flower, its such a sweet card Carol.xx

Bunny said...

This is absolutely lovely. [Bunny]

aussie aNNie said...

Beautifully designed and colours on your card and big thanks for joining us in our challenge of Lavenders~Lilac~Purple at Double D challenges…
Good luck in the draw and hope to see you here again.
[aNNie design team member for Double D challenges

Diane said...

Very beautiful and unique! Thank you for joining our challenge at Double D!
Diane DD DT {Nellies Nest}

Chris said...

Fabulous card, very striking and such a lovely interpretation of our sketch. Thank you for playing along at Catch the Bug.
Chris
x

Darlene said...

Oh I agree Carol ... the flower came together beautifully! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Lavenders~Lilacs~Purples’ challenge! Good Luck and we hope you’ll come back often.
Darlene
DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS
Please stop in for a visit!

Di said...

Wow Carol, what a stunning card! I love how you inlaid the shades of purple/mauve and grees so beautifully against the black - wonderful! The sentiment finishes it off perfectly.

Hugs

Di xx

Deb said...

Such a pretty card!
Many thanks for joining us at Cute Card Thursday this week!
Debxx

Furrbster said...

Gorgeous colours and pretty layout,

Thanks for playing along at Aud Sentiments,

Hugz Tinz

Lynne said...

A gorgeous card and the black, purple and green look stunning together. Thank you for joining in at As You Like It. Lynne DT

Lisa Bird said...

Beautiful card and I love the colours. Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog
Best Wishes Lisa xx
craftycard-designs.co.uk

Sarah said...

Love the green and purple combo. Thanks for sharing at AYLI. Sarah DT

creatif edges said...

wow!! lovely project , I love the colours !!! thanks for joining us at Penny's paper crafty challenge .
-DT shraddha :)

TracyM #6773 said...

GORGEOUS card!
LOVE your huge flower, love your pretty purple shades too!
Thank you for joining us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges and good luck with your entry :)