Sunday, March 25, 2012

ColourQ #129

Good morning! 


You know, I really need to work on the colourQ challenges earlier in the week. I always seem to get inspired on Saturday nights or Sunday mornings and cut the deadline so close! I just want the card to be QUEEN worthy ;)


For the challenge I wanted to include flowers because of the inspiration photo, but not just any flower. A special technique and using my favorite flower set: 5th Avenue Floral from Stampin' Up. I tried watercolor but didn't like the results. Might try it again because I don't have the right supplies for that trick. So, in browsing the internet for ideas, I found this website showing how to color on velum.









I could not photograph this card to capture it's real beauty. I hope that you can see the velum with the transparency, the embossed background and well...the hard work!


And the yummie color palate from ColourQ:
 


Thank you for stopping by,


Wida


15 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card, Wida, I love your Vellum lilies! Thanks for joining us this week for the ColourQ challenge.

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  2. Wowza, this is spectacular! Very, very pretty! Thanks so much for playing with the CQC colors this week!

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  3. Your flowers are stunning! Don't you just love trying new techniques:)

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  4. beautiful card, love what you did with the flowers. Thanks for playing along with us at ColourQ this week.

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  6. Wida, this is just breathtaking! LOVE IT! Thank you so much for playing along with us this week at the colourQ!

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  7. Wow, how DREAMY is this card, Wida! It's absolutely divine! Love your choice of vellum and color!

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  8. Gorgeous card! I just started heat embossing and colouring on vellum and have made 2 cards which I will be posting on my blog shortly. I hope you stop by to have a look at them.

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  9. I loved this card. I can see the hard work that went into it. Now I want to make one like it. Thanks for sharing!

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