Tuesday, 19 July 2011

LIM Week 24 theme (circles).

Oh my I can't believe it's now week 24 over at
'Less is More' . This week it's theme week and
that theme is circles. You certainly keep us on
our toes C&M...and no Mandi I don't want
another acetate week just yet thank you lol !!!!!
I thought  long and hard and nothing came to
me, but in the end this idea jumped into my head
thank heavens!!!
I used an 18 cm x 10 cm card base for a change,
I punched some circles them stamped little flowers
in tangerine versacraft ink. Nice to try a new colour
for once I thought. Then I used the negative of the
circles I punched as a template to chalk some more
circles . Then I mounted the card circles onto 3d
foam pads to add a little height. I added a few stems
with my trusty Promarker pen ( bright orange) &
stamped a few leaves with the tangerine ink again.
I stamped the sentiment with an Anita's new stamp
I aquired recently also in tangerine ink, shaded with a
little( ice grey1) Promarker. I added little dots ( circles!)
to the centre of the flowers( which also have a circular
kind of shape I thought :O) .) A little sparkle with my
glamour dust on some of the flowers completed the card.
Hope you like it, nice change from my usual pink I thought !








20 comments:

  1. That's really lovely Viv, I like your choice of colour too. Val xx

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  2. Hi Viv, Great card, so pretty, the colour is a good choice, quite sophisticated, Gay xxx

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  3. just beautiful Viv, love the shadow effect and a great choice of colour!
    Val x

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  4. Such a great idea and a very pretty card. x

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  5. The little extras done with the promarkers really make this card, the flowers especially. Lovely warm colour.

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  6. Oh viv, where's your sense of advernture LOL
    Your card is FAB, simply brilliant
    Love it
    Thank you
    Diva LIM
    "Less is More"

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  7. This is wonderful,
    lovely colours.

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  8. This is such a lovely card great stamping and colouring, and whats wrong with pink I love it !

    Marie

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  9. Yes .. the result is great.. I love your card too... Thanks for sharing... and I saw your holydays picts, this is a "petit coin de paradis", a very beautiful place.

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  10. I love pink too but I'm also partial to a spot of orange! I do like the effect of the shadow circles.

    Your comment made me giggle! I shall look forward to seeing some on your blog soon! Vx

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  11. This is lovely, I really like the monochrome colour scheme.
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    Lady LIM
    "Less is More"

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  12. What a creative way to use circles for the challenge. Nicely done!
    Cheers, Karen
    alteredscrapbooking.blogspot.com

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  13. oh just love this its one gorgeous card just love the way you have used those circles,hugs cheryl xxxxx

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  14. Super use of the circles! Love this!! My card

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  15. Lovely idea and a fab card

    Kathyk

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  16. Another beautiful card Viv :o)
    Jackie xx

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  17. This is so lovely, love the colour and the prettiness of it.

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Thankyou so much for leaving a comment, everyone much appreciated :) Viv xx

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