Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Purple blossom


Hi, I've made another card to celebrate a family birthday, it's tomorrow so luckily I'm handing it over and not posting it! It's for my step dad who loves gardening, so I thought the purple and black
kept it masculine looking.

I stamped the image onto watercolour paper using twinkling H2Os, then touched it up with an aqua brush.

I'm linking up to the challenge at CASology where the theme is blossom.

At AAA Cards the theme is bare naked CAS.
Í've matted the image with a couple of layers, so I hope it's CAS enough.

At Fantasy Stampers the theme is Spring is in the air,  you do need to use a stamped image.

Supplies:
Rubbernecker blossom stamp; twinkling H2Os; tombow marker for the stems; sentiment sticker.

Thanks for visiting,
Cathy x

20 comments:

  1. This is so gorgeous! The colours are so rich and elegant! So glad you joined us at CASology this week!

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  2. Beautiful! The purple and white look striking against the black. xx

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  3. Hello, a fine line between manly and flowery, you did it well.

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  4. I know you love butterflies and flowers right away reminded me of just they. Your card has inspired me to create a card with butterflies flowers :-) But I have yet to find the time.
    Regards,
    Bozena

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  5. This is so striking and elegant, Cathy! I love it!! Hugs, Darnell

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  6. Love the purple blossoms paired with black Cathy. So striking!! Loll xx

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  7. Gorgeous colors and design Cathy.

    Hugs diane

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  8. Gorgeous purple blossoms!!!!! Thanks for joining us at AAA Cards CAS Challenges -and also my teamies as CASology!!!!!

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  9. Just beautiful Cathy, I love vibrant colours and the watercolour effect of your flowers.
    luv
    irene
    xxxx

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  10. Wow, so striking in that awesome rich purple, Cathy ... gorgeous! Anita :)

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  11. Beautiful, I also love the watercolour effect of the flowers. Cheers, Shirleyxx

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  12. Purple is an underated color - I love the vibrancy of this flower, Cathy! Great card.

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  13. This looks completely handrawn! Extremely clever. The colors are so deep and beautiful too. Thanks for joining us at AAA Cards Challenge! Jenny x

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  14. Beautiful, rich colors!!! So elegant!
    Thank you so much for joining us over at CASology! :)

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  15. This is stunning, I just love the soft look of the flowers even though the ink is dark. Thanks for playing at AAA Cards! Justine

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  16. Beautiful Cathy! Totally elegant.

    I thought I was already following you - now rectified.

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  17. Beautiful purple flowers thanks for joining in at AAA--

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  18. Really effective - love the purple and black. Thanx for sharing with us at Fantasy Stampers.
    Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

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  19. Beautiful - a really striking CAS card.

    Thanks for joining us at Fantasy Stampers.

    Helen x

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