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Thursday, January 20, 2011

A Few Challenge Cards

Hi, I thought I would share a few cards I made this for some challenges. This first is for today's challenge over at SCS " Ways to Use it". To make a card using Gradient Stamping. For mine I made the panel using the sunray technique changing it to a quilt pattern. I used Memento's in browns and pinks for it. The image is the newly released stamp set from Mark's Finest Papers, " Sew What? ". CS is MFP and the DP is Basic Grey.

This is for the sketch challenge over at STV. I used Theresa Momber's newly released set " Dino-mite" by Gina K. Designs. I love this fun set!! I also used Theresa's set " Aloha " by GKD. I created the circle background with masking and sponging and copic's. I stamped, reversed the image of the trees and cut them out. The dino image is colored with copic's and I added colored stone for the flower. CS is GKD and the DP is Basic Grey. Hummmm I could have called this a time tunnel, LOL. Anyway I had fun making this , where should she go next? Paris??

For my last card, the challenge is from SCS last weeks challenge Ways to Use It. To have butterflies on our card. I used the stamp set " Daffodil and Anise" by MFP. Colored the butterflies with Copic's, CS is MFP. I loved the colors in this.

Well, that is all for today but I will be back on Saturday for Speedy's next challenge.
Thanks for stopping by.


Patti J said...

All are beautiful, Geri! I especially like the technique on the first card, (don't know why I never remember to use it!)and I adore masking! You rock, my friend - great job on all three cards!

Becky said...

All three are wonderful Geri. I just love the technique on the first one, I have never seen it before, and if I did I did not know what I was seeing. :)

Olga said...

Beautiful cards, your coloring just blows my mind, perfect every time!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Amazing! Love the real thread added = your sunset is stunning -- but my fav....the beautiful turquoise bflies! A very CAS card for you and GORGEOUS!!

The Other Patti Sue said...

You are one talented lady... so diverse with your talent! Each card is so beautifully unique!

Payne Holler Cards said...

you amaze me!!!

Colleen Dietrich said...

Geri, I love that 'gradient stamping' you did to create a quilted look. It is mesmerizing to look at! Wow.