Monday, February 22, 2021

Pearl Flower

 Hello All, 

For today I will be playing along with Freshly Made Sketches, Challenge Up Your Life, and Let's Squash It! Challenges. Here is my card for today, enjoy!

All the red on this card is intoxicating.
The white border and sentiment strip seem to offer a nice break from the red. The leaves too seem to keep the eye in-place.

The background and strip are from the same sheet of paper split into two sections. I inked an embossing folder using Ruburab Stalk ink on both sheets. The strip was inked once again for a darker tone. Lastly, after it was dry I spread white pearl ink over the embossed hearts. I think the texture really stands out. That is until you put this card in the light!

This glowing effect was down using Perfect Pearls and an Altenew layered flower set. I stamped the solid image of the flower stamp set and added Perfect Pearls. I then took the next stamp in the set and added VersaMark ink which lifts the Perfect Peals off the first layer. A darker blush tone was stamped for the next layer.

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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:

Karren said...

This is so wonderfully bold and striking! Gorgeous background and beautiful floral! Thanks so much for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

Narelle Farrugia said...

Oh this is just gorgeous Shawna! I love the vibrant colours you've used - they caught my eye straight away. The fab floral image also drew me in. thanks for joining us at FMS this week!

Angelnorth said...

Such a pretty effect on the flower and the embossed hearts background sets it off beautifully!

Dotty Jo said...

Wow, Shawna, this is stunning! Love how you've used your embossing folder to create a gorgeous background, Jo x

KT Fit Kitty said...

Beautiful card! I love the embossing folder you used - I don't have that one! Saw your card over at Let's Squash It! Have a blessed day!

ionabunny said...

Gorgeous embossing folder and I love how you made the central strip stand out. A beautiful card. Thanks for joining the fun at Let's Squash It! Hugz

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