Thursday, July 21, 2016

Be Still

Hello Readers,

For today I am playing along with The Color Throwdown, Virginia's View Challenge and The Paper Players. Oh, was this card fun to make! I'll let you be the judge; here is my card for today, enjoy!


Collage of colors inspired by The Color Throwdown.
Using the masking technique to stamp the flowers around the sentiment block.
Each block is colored differently from the block adject to it.
And again using the masking technique around the border 
Detail of watercoloring.
Leaving the centers of the flower white gives it a sense of openness.

Challenges Entered:

     

The children's program at our church is called Children in Worship. This program is a different way to worship and learn. Instead of just hearing stories they interact with stories in the form of props and play. Personal worship is also very important and of course singing. One hymn they sing is 'Be Still and Know that I am God'. I think I might have to follow their lead and try to be still more often. We shall see what becomes of it.

Well that should do it for me! I want to thank you all for your visit and reading my stories. So fun to share my life's moments with all of you. So until next time, take care and happy crafting!

All the best,
Shawna

12 comments:

Nancy said...

WOW, Shawna! Your card is absolutely GORGEOUS! I love everything about it...it even has one of my favorite Scripture verses on it! :o)

laurie said...

This is for sure a WOW card! Amazing, and so gorgeous.Thanks for joining us at The Paper Players this week!

Mac Mable said...

Yes it does look like you had lots of fun. I thought the frames where cut at first then realised they have been all masked off. I shall be saving this one!!! Great idea and so effective. Thank you for sharing x

LeAnne said...

This is stunning! What a creative way to color your beautiful florals! Thanks for sharing this with us at the Paper Players this week! It's wonderful!

Betty Wright said...

WOW! This is beautiful! Love the technique. Wonderful scripture card!

Aileen Ryan said...

Ohhhh my goodness, what an amazing card, I love how you have done this. Brilliant wonderful colouring and layout. so talented.

Brent Scheffer said...
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Brent Scheffer said...

Your color blocks are very unique and stunning! Congrats on PP304 a Cut Above!

Barbara said...

Simply gorgeous. That is all. Thanks for playing the Color Throwdown Challenge this week! Hope to see you again next time!

Vickie Z said...

Gorgeous background!! Makes the sentiment shine!! So glad you joined us at CTD!!

Petra Swart said...

WOW, this is simply stunning and so cleverly done, Shawna!!!!! Beautiful!!!
Hugz

Wanda Cullen said...

WOW is right! That background is so amazing and gorgeous! Thanks so much for joining us at Color Throwdown!

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