Monday, 2 April 2018

Muse Challenge #260 - Layered Dahlia

Good afternoon, folks

I hope you've all had a wonderful Easter weekend :)

Today, it's back with me to be your designer over at Muse.  I realised there was a card (actually two cards) I made last month that I hadn't yet shared on my blog so I thought this would be ideal for my next Muse inspiration project.

There were very few products used on this one layer card but I love how pretty it is and it's the first time I used these layering stencils.  This was the card I made for my Mum for Mother's Day.



This was so simple to create.  I masked off the edges of the card as I wanted a white border.  Then I fixed the first of the stencils down and blended the lightest colour, then blended the darker shade through the second stencil to create the layer details.  A simple sentiment stamped in black finished the card.

Materials used:

  • Stencil: Altenew - Layered Dahlia
  • Ink: Altenew - Soft Lilac, Lavender Fields; Versafine - Onyx Black
  • Stamp: Altenew - Extra Special

Challenge entry:

Altenew - April 2018 Inspiration Challenge



And above, I mentioned two cards.  I made this one for my boyfriend's mum...exactly the same but using a different colour palette...



Materials used:

As above but inks were Altenew - Sunkissed and Orange Cream.



Thanks for visiting today, I hope you are able to play along this week.

5 comments:

  1. Two really gorgeous cards, Anita! I love how you created dimension using darker shades of your colors and how adding the border really makes your dahlia's the star of the show!

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  2. We are so in love with the colors that you used here! So lovely! Thank you for playing along with us in this month's Inspiration Challenge!

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  3. Marvelous and stunning cards!!! Thank you so much for playing along in this month's Inspiration Challenge!

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