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Sunday, May 14, 2017

Hot Colours at International Art & Soul

Our theme this fortnight at the International Art & Soul Challenge is Hot Colours.


To create the background, I inked a craft mat with hot pink & orange inks, spritzed it, and smooshed my smooth white paper on it. I like the watercolor effect.

The prickly pear cactus & lizard are die-cuts from my stash. I heat-embossed them in neon green. I heat-embossed the sentiment directly onto the background. The mulberry flowers were colored with Copics.

I recently won a gift certificate from Pink & Main, and couldn't wait to use my new Bubbly Border dies. I used neon embossing powders on the detailed top pieces, and cut the bases from neon papers.

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Inspiration/Challenges:
Happy Little Stampers: Anything Goes with Dies
Paper Creator's Crafts #58: Bright and Bold
WOW Embossing Powder Challenge: Anything Goes with Embossing Powder
YNS Challenge #64: Color Inspiration + Sketch

Thank you for visiting! Hope you'll join us at International Art & Soul,





5 comments:

Hazel said...

I love the vibrant colours on this and the cactus is brilliant. Hazel x

Julie B said...

Super bright and bold colours, love the tiny green lizard.
Thanks for sharing with us at HLS anything goes with dies. :)

Borqna said...

Excellent, great moot!
Don't forget the best challenge -
IKEsWORLD CHALLENGES
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I invite you with pleasure!
Blessings,
Borqna

laurie said...

How bright and beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers!

Sue said...

Great colours and layout! Thanks for joining us at Your Next Stamp!