Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Lovely Lilacs

Hello Everyone,

For today I will be playing along with Addicted to CAS, AAA Cards, and Stamping Sensations card challenges. Here is my card for today, enjoy!!

I found a technique on Pinterest, of course, on how to make lilacs using q-tips. I know it is an old method but I have never heard of it and was intrigued. I stamped some leaves from a retired SU set and got to work using q-tips to create some lilacs. It is probably self-explanatory but all I did was dip a q-tip in paint and dabbed it on the cardstock. Easy peasy! 
I used exactly one-third of the card base. I was unsure by just eyeballing it so I took to a ruler and measured it out. 


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Thank you so much for stopping by and I do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. Lots of good crafting vibes headed your way. I hope you all have a fantastic day and please stay safe and healthy. 

All the best,

6 comments:

brenda said...

Lovely blooms and such intense colours, many thanks for sharing with is at Stamping Sensations challenge.

B x

Jane said...

How very clever of you - I thought it was a stamp. Loving all the purples of course! Thanks for playing at AAA Cards, hope to see you join in with future challenges too. Stay safe and keep crafting!

Dora said...

what a pretty card. Nice style.
Thank you for joining at Stamping Sensations.

Bobby said...

I've never heard of that technique either, Shawna, but I sure do like how it looks. Your lilacs are lovely. Thanks for sharing your card with us at Addicted to CAS.

LucieGCards said...

Wow, what a clever technique - I'd never heard of it before either! Looks great! Super card - great take on our challenge theme and optional twist! Thanks for playing along with us at AAA Cards!

Marlies said...

A lovely elegant CAS card. Thanks for joining our challenge at Stamping Sensations. Marlies

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