Sunday, June 5, 2016

Colorful Dream

Hello All,

It has been a couple of days since my last post but I am now back to let you know there is another challenge at Make My Monday. For today MMM has a photo inspiration challenge to share with you. The photo is absolutely fantastic and, at least for me, spurred some awesome creativity. Here is my card for today, enjoy!

Dreamy sand dollars floating among the swirly ocean dream.
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Photo inspiration

Source: http://colleenwilcoxart.com/
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Started with a watercolor panel then came in with PrismaColor
pencils to add the swirls. So pretty and dreamy.

Details showing the colorful sand dollars, swirly sea, and its delightful sentiment. The design was inspired by our challenge but also the Global Design Project. Their sketch is simple and invited this type of card.

Challenges Entered:
Global Design Project: GDP038- Sketch Challenge

The photo inspiration came from Pinterest, of course. A place where time is lost in a sea of ideas, words of wisdom, and funny jokes. Seeing this pin inspired me to do further research on the artist. Her name is Colleen Wilcox and her work is fantastic with its movement, color, and composition. I do encourage to check out her site for the eye candy alone!!  I do hope you get just as excited as I did over this pin. So come join us now for our now bi-weekly challenges. More time to join in the fun.

Thank you for joining me once again.. I encourage you to join us at Make My Monday for this weeks challenge. See you there and am looking forward to see how you interpret our inspiration photo. Until then take care.

All the best,
Shawna

3 comments:

Deborah Frings said...

Absolutely beautiful!

Mac Mable said...

What a fabulously artsy card. Great interpretation, love the colours and how you coloured everything in. Very striking card and such a beautiful sentiment x

BożenA said...

Hello Shawn,
Beautiful card. I really like the masked part of forming a color panel. Placed on a panel rotating of jellyfish seem as if I was in the depths of the ocean. Beautiful feeling and a wonderful card. Thank you for the inspiration and the journey into the depths of the sea.
Hugs, my friend,
BożenA

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