Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Lots of Layers

This week we are doing lots of layers at Creative Inspirations Paint.  I started with a sketch from CPS 


 This sweet image is from A Day For Daisies.  His outfit and the flower are paper pieced and then I used distress inks around the edge.  The yellow layer is torn.  There is some 'faux' baker's twine. I used some CI Paint to paint the stripes on the string.    
 I painted the stripes on the paper with some CI Paint, Green Olive, Pumpkin, and Buttercup.  I also painted the scallop circle with 'Coal' which is an amazing silvery black.  These are the perfect fall/Halloween colors and give lots of shimmery accents.


Thanks for visiting and have a blessed day.

Challenges I would like to enter
A Day For Daisies:   It's a twine thing
CPS sketch:  sketch
Catch The Bug:  warm colors and paper piecing
Cupcake Inspiration:  photo inspiration
Whoopsi Daisy:  autumn colors
The Crafty Pad:  distressing and tearing
Dream Valley Challenge:  lemon, lime, orange

13 comments:

  1. What a sweeet image! I love the layout of your card!
    Thanks for playing at The Crafty Pad this week for our Distressing/Tearing challenge!
    Good Luck
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  2. What a lovely image! So cute! Thank you so much for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations!
    Rene :D

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  3. Such a cute image! Thanks for joining in at Dream Valley Challenges.

    Mags x

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  4. Your card is adorable Sarah! That's a great sketch and I really like how you matched her coloring with the papers. Thanks so much for playgin our ADFD challenge! Hope to see you again for the next one. :-)

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  5. kudos on the bakers twine...impressive technique! Love the card :)

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  6. How sweet! Fab use of the sketch and the added CI paints! Thanks so much for stopping by my blog!

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  7. Oh how cute;t hat image is adorable!

    Thanks for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations!

    Hugs,
    Michele

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  8. Love the colors you used on this card. Thanks for joining us over at ADFD.

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  9. Lovely card and layout.
    Thanks for sharing with us at The Crafty Pad this week. :)

    Debbie The Crafty Pad Designs

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  10. Just a lovely card! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week for the Catch The Bug "Warm Colors and Paper Piecing" Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps!
    Hugs & Happy Days!
    ~Min
    http://kayminkreations.blogspot.com

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  11. This is so cute. Thanks for playing with us at Whoopsi Daisy this week.
    Hugs Nataliya

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  12. all those layers are amazing, it's a great card. thanks for playing with us at Cupcake Inpsirations. Hope you come back again.

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  13. Lovely card Sarah your colors are perfect for our challenge at Whoopsi Daisy thanks for joining us this week.
    Hugs
    Beth

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