16 December, 2019

Happy Skies

Our current challenge is Happiness.  
Be inspired by the design team and
enter the challenge yourself, here: incywincydesigns

Our sponsor is the wonderful Nikki, from
get this image, here:  Sedum Cluster

Image: Limited Runs, sedum cluster
Coloured with Copics
Die as embossing: Sizzix
Sentiment stamp: Kaisercraft
Also: Distress Ink, WinkofStella

I used the die as an embossing folder and then rubbed over with Distress inks.  The image is coloured then swiped with WinkofStella for subtle sparkle.

Shared on challenges:
allsorts-550-inspired-by-song youaremysunshine


kiwimeskreations said...

Oh Carol this is amazing - love how you have used the die to emboss the base of the card, and then added that subtle colour. A wonderful card :)

Janette said...

This is so stunning carol, you are the queen of CAS designs, which are my favourites, just beautiful.xx

Mervi said...

Lovely and cute card!
Thank you for sharing at Allsorts;-))m

Donna Ellis said...

Carol, your dear succulents are so beautifully colored and layered! Wonderful card! So happy I got to see your creation at Jan’s Digi Stamp Challenges . Thanks for the inspiration, and I hope to see more of your designs soon.
{Creative Smiles - my little crafting world}

*Vicki* said...

Oh my what a beautiful design! Love that subtle look in the background! Nicely done! :)

Jan Mahew said...

Carol, the subtly of the embossed background and the sparkling accents on the succulents make for a delightful and heart warming card! Thank you for sharing your special creation with us at Jan's Digi Blog Challenge! We hope you will join us often, a new challenge starts every 1st & 3rd Monday of every month! Good Luck in the drawing. Happy Crafting!
(Owner & Illustrator of Jan's Digi Shop)

Billie A said...

Your card is so pretty. Great look and love the colors. Great sentiment and embossing. Thanks for sharing over at Colour Crazy challenge.

crafty-stamper said...

Fabulous card love the delicate embossed background -never used a die like that-love the sparkle on the sedum leaves.Used to sing this to my grandchildren when they were little ---until one day Holly (she was only little and it had to be her!!!)looked at me and said-Grandma and when I said yes? she said don't sing---traumatic lol
Carol x

crafty-stamper said...

Hi Carol just popping back to say-Thank you for joining us at Jan's Digi Stamps
Carol GDT x

Mummylade said...

What a clean and lovely card! Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts this challenge.

Creative world said...

Gorgeous card ,great colors and design and love the texture on background :) ....thank you for joining us at DIGI CHOOSDAY CHALLENGE ,hope to see you again
Željka DT xx

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

So elegant Carol! Love your fabulous entry to our Southern Girls challenge this fortnight. Thanks for playing along! Hope you had a gorgeous Christmas and wishing you a wonderful 2020! Hugs, Wends xoxo


Wonderful creation! I love use of die!
Thanks for playing at Crafty Creations Challenge.