Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Fusion Card Challenge #3

Hi there

Today I've made a card for the challenge over at Fusion Card Challenge.  Unfortunately, I missed the first two weeks on this new challenge blog but when I saw the inspiration photo I really wanted to enter this one.  I love the colour combo, my bedroom used to be almost identical!

The idea of this challenge is to use the sketch or the photo as inspiration, or a Fusion of the two.  You can see the inspiration photo further down in this post.

Here is my card, I chose to combine the two inspirations to create a Fusion...


 
I used dies to cut out the leaves and flowers.  I have scored the black panel at the base to mirror the stripes in the inspiration photo.  Here is a closer view to show the detail...
 
 
 
Materials used:
  • Dies: Clearly Besotted Stamps - Leafy Accents; Sizzix - Flower Layers #6
  • Cardstock: Papermania Premium Textured Cardstock (pink); Black cardstock from stash
  • Stamp: Marion Emberson Designs - On your special day
  • Ink: Versafine - Onyx Black
  • Ribbon and dewdrop from stash
 
 
Here are the inspiration photos for the challenge...
 
 
Thank you so much for visiting and please leave a comment, your views are always greatly appreciated :)
 
Right, I'm off to bed!
 




10 comments:

  1. Love this! The pink leaves with the black flower really pop. Great take on this week's challenge. So glad you joined us at Fusion.

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  2. Beautiful card - love how the colors pop on your flower and leaves! Thanks for joining us this week at Fusion! :)

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  3. Lovely work...nice contrast in color...super fun! Thanks for playing with us at Fusion!

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  4. Gorgeous card Anita, I love the colours and the score lines look great with the pearlescent card x

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  5. Beautiful card, Anita! Love your use of the photo colors. Thanks so much for joining the Fusion challenge!

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  6. Gorgeous! I love that colour combo too.
    xx

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  7. Thanks for your kind comments on my posting to this challenge--this fusion aspect is such great fun! Love your use of the pearly card-stock and the grey brad for the flower. Using the pink for the leaves vs the petals adds an element of surprise.

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  8. Ooh, I really like the subtlety of the scored lines to mimic the bedspread :) this is a beautiful card :) thank you do much for your kind words over on my blog, I really appreciate it :)

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  9. Love your layered flower & scored cardstock Anita!
    So glad you joined in the fun at FUSION - hope to see you again soon :)

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  10. Swoon! The texture on this has me drooling, Anita! The whole card is really breathtaking!! As I imagine your room must have been!

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