Two Challenges

Hey Bleeps (blog peeps),

I combined two challenges this week for my card today. One is the color challenge over at Global Design Project


and the other is the sketch challenge over at Sunday Stamps.


Here’s what I came up with.


I embossed the roses in white embossing powder onto watercolor paper. Then water colored them in with Mint Macaron and Grapefruit Grove inks using my Aquapainter. I stamped the sentiment in the Fresh Fig ink. Not sure if you can tell, but I embossed the background Whisper White panel at the top with a retired embossing folder called Woodgrain. The die cuts behind the roses are from the matching Thinlits from the Petal Palette stamp set.

Well, I hope everyone had a wonderful July 4th celebration! It rained all day long here, so we just chilled and ate, lol. Thanks so much for stopping by and have a blessed weekend! 😉


8 thoughts on “Two Challenges

  1. Gorgeous, Holley – what a great element for the sketch! Love those flowers layered over the diecut element – I’m totally trying that! Thanks so much for playing at Sunday Stamps!

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  2. So lovely! I would not have imagined those colors working well together for a sprig of flowers, but you have combined them beautifully. Thank you for joining Sunday Stamps this week.


  3. really adorable how you coloring the flowers
    and great using my sketch this time at Sunday Stamps
    Many thanks for playing along with us this time at Sunday Stamps
    see you again maybe tomorrow


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