Monday, March 22, 2021

Lucky Shamrocks

 Hello All,

For today I will be playing along with The Color Throwdown and Twofer Card Challenges. Here are my cards for today enjoy!

Card #1

Simply colored using alcohol markers in various shades of green.
For good luck, the sentiment is underlined with a strip of gold paper.

A white sentiment strip and border allows the sentiment to pop off the shamrocks.

Here is a closer shot of the gold strip under the sentiment. Tried to keep it simple since there is so much going on in the background.


Challenges Entered:
The Color Throwdown: cts634
Twofer Card Challenge: Challenge #36- Your Choice

 


Card #2

Utilizing the spotlight technique for this card. At first glance it looks like another St. Patrick's card. It is in fact a love you card. The sentiment was split into two separate black tags. The original sentiment had the word `lucky`included on the stamp.

Used rainbow paper for a small online. This small amount color brings the color throughout the card.

Here is a closer look at the split sentiment. I added some enamel dots for some eye-catching color. I think it adds a lot to the card.

Twofer Card Challenge: Challenge #36- Your Choice

 


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,

3 comments:

Bonnie said...

Wonderful coloring on your St. Patrick's Day card, Shawna! I love that the lucky is full of color against the black and white on the love card! Thanks for sharing with us at The Twofer Challenge!

Darnell said...

What a fun shamrock background, Shawna! I can see lots of possibilities using it and I love the two you have created! You did an awesome job with the different green shades on the St. Patty's card and I love the rainbow spotlight on your b/w Love card! Thank you for playing in TCC #36! I hope you are keeping well! Hugs, Darnell

Anita in France said...

What a cool effect having the statement sentiment coloured against the crisp line art, Shawna ... and how rich and luscious are all those fabulous shamrocks ... there's such depth to your colouring! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Twofer! Anita :)

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