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 !


Debs M said...

this is lovely x

Anonymous said...

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

G Peplow said...

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

Canonbury creations said...

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

Netty said...

Such a great idea and a very pretty card. x

Willy said...

Such a fabulous card!

GinaA said...

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

Mandi said...

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

Rika said...

This is wonderful,
lovely colours.

Dolly Daydreams said...

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


carole said...

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.

Vicky Hayes said...

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

Chrissie said...

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

Karen Aicken said...

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

cheryl said...

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

Susan said...

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

Kathyk said...

Lovely idea and a fab card


Jackie said...

Another beautiful card Viv :o)
Jackie xx

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

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

Unknown said...

absolutely fabulous
Vee xxxx

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