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Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Pretty Amazing Petal Spotlight

This is for today's SKETCH, Tuesday's COLOR, and Monday's TECHNIQUE LOVERS - Stacked Ribbon CHALLENGES. Panel 1 is my newly received Pretty petals background stamped in basic black on white CS. Then I inked it again using my SU Markers, huffed, stamped, and punch using the Mega Scallop Oval punch. I layered that on black Giga Scallop Oval to create the Spotlight effect. I applied stickles to one of the flowers. The hummingbird was stamped in black stazon then colored w/markers (should have used my prismacolor pencils instead but not alot of time this morning), popped up and the tip of his nose glued to the flower. I layered red on green on blue ribbon and attached the sentiment stamped in Night of Navy. Not sure I am happy with this one but here it is anyway.
RECIPE:
Stamps:
Pretty Petals, Pretty Amazing
Paper: Non Su White, blue, Red, Green
Ink: Black stazon, Night of Navy, Real Red, Glorious Green
Accessories: Ribbon in red, green, & blue, Ranger StarDust Stickles
Techniques: Spotlighting, Huffing

5 comments:

Julia Aston said...

Wow - 3 challenges in one! very nice Neva! love that hummingbird popped up on the scalloped ovals! Wonderful sentiment too!

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Lauren said...

This is great! Love the birdie.

dpkennedy said...

Very pretty...love the background! Nice card!

Joan and Amy said...

I really like this....how your background is uncoloured and the oval brightens up...that hummingbird is great too. Another good job with the colour challenge. Joan

Linsey said...

Oh, aren't you the motivated multi-tasker! This card is gorgeous, Neva! I loved thi sketch too, so versatile! Your bg florals and close up dimensional hummingbird look so fabulous! I like the scalloped ovals too, perfect for the high pretty factor of this card! love it!