Sunday, 7 April 2013

Black & Lime Flowers

Black & Lime Flowers by cathroff
Black & Lime Flowers, a photo by cathroff on Flickr.

Hi, I made a few of these buckle diecuts at my sister's recently. I wasn't sure how I'd use them, but I thought they made great flowers on this lime card.

I coloured the white diecuts black with my tombow, and the small flowers are punched out of snippets of white and lime.

I'm entering 3 challenges.

At Less is More it's a colour challenge using lime & black.

Using snippets means I can visit the playground at Pixie's Crafty Workshop.

And the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog is turning 4.  Definitely something to celebrate!

Materials used: Memory Box buckle die; EK Success flower punch; Memory Box Key Lime card base; Tombow marker; brads and sentiment sticker from stash.

Thanks for visiting today :)

17 comments:

  1. Wow, brilliant use of snippets - and perfect for LIM as well Cathy. Love the colours together - dedication to duty there, colouring the die cuts :)

    Have a lovely day!

    Hugs, Di xx

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  2. What a great idea to turn your buckles into flowers with the addition of the central element. I may have to use some of mine this way.
    Super card.
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  3. Nice to see a really strong colour there Cathy - looks hot!! Mxx

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  4. Bold and beautiful Cathy! Loll xx

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  5. Lime is one of my favorite colors, and this card is so striking, Cathy! Thanks so much for playing along with us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge this week!

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  6. Love your card. So striking. It just pops out at you.

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  7. Wow...this is very striking! Great wow factor with these colours! Great card.

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  8. Simple and simply divine, Cathy! This is a striking card!!

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  9. I love that die! And all that lime space is such a beautiful contrast! Love it!

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  10. fabulous card
    Love how you use the Lime and Black. Sorry I'm late visiting. Thanks for joining us this week
    Jen
    "Less Is More"

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  11. Great idea, and they make gorgeous flowers. Lynn x

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  12. Such a pretty card :) Viv xx

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  13. LOVING this colour combo. Terrific CAS card and use of snippets. xxx

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  14. Ooh... green - my fave colour! Love it :)
    Just visiting from the Crafty Snippets Playground,
    Bubbles
    at Patchwork Apples
    # 35

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  15. Really striking, what a fab card

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  16. Hi Cathy, just popping over from the snippet playground. Love your LIM card - the black die-cuts look fab on the lime green cardstock. Elizabeth xx

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  17. Such a fab cloud como, really eye catching. Hugs, Amanda x

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