Monday, February 22, 2016

Birthday Billboard

Hello All!

For today I am playing with City Crafters Challenge Blog, Freshly Made Sketches, and Sparkle & Shine Challenge.

To lighten up the card I left some of the borders on the chevs white.
The card reminds me of a billboard. 
Using my negative space I added a bit of glitter in assorted colors.



Entering Challenges:
City Crafters Challenge Blog: Week 299- Negativity 
Freshly Made Sketches: FM224
Sparkle & Shine Challenge: twenty four

   

This card reminds me of a birthday billboard.. Celebrating for all to see! I wonder if chevrons will ever go out of style. I don't think so because it is so classic and can be applied to so many applications, from fashion to.... well.... cards! It is so dark and gloomy today that I felt like using glitter in my negative space. It fills the card with color and sparkle.

That should do it for me.. Have to go and pick up my kiddo's from school.. Hopefully they had a good day.. Thank you so much for stopping by and spending time with me. I really do appreciate it.

All the Best,
Shawna

9 comments:

Stella said...

Brilliant; I love how you used this chevron pattern for our challenge. Your card has a touch of retro design and I love it. Thanks so much for being with us twice this week at CCCB!

baileyrosy.com said...

Hi Shawna, what a fabulous card, I agree chevrons are an all time classic but love the twist you hve added with the sparkle, such a gorgeous card.

Marie

Mac Mable said...

Fun and vibrant card, just love it!

Jen Brum said...

Very fun card! Love those bright colours! The sparkly chevrons look fabulous! Love the sentiment! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

Linda Callahan said...

I love this bright graphic design! Beautiful card! Glad you shared it at FMS!

Andie Miller said...

A very graphic card!! So interesting and colorful. So glad you joined the City Crafter Challenge.

Ros Crawford said...

It's a fabulous card! Love the design and your chevrons ... Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

Claire Broadwater said...

Shawna, this is fabulous! Love the bright, bold colors and the retro feel to your card! Such a great take on the sketch! Thank you for joining us at Sparkle & Shine! XX

Cornelia (fun stamping) said...

brilliant card, Shawna, although it looks really fiddly...you must have patience...!
As for the black - Black Soot distress ink, lots of it...

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