Friday, April 27, 2018

Watercolor Birthday Cake





I designed this card for the Inspired By All The Little Things Challenge #84.  I saw this challenge several days ago and I had so many ideas that I needed to ponder my card for a while.  I knew I wanted to make a birthday card and yesterday I decided to use my just purchased gold embossing powder for a watercolor card.  I designed it for my girly-girl sister's upcoming birthday.

Happy Day Concord and 9th Stamp set.

Here is the inspiration graphic:
Inspired By All The Little Things #84
                                                                     
For my card, I focused on:

  • The Cake Theme
  • The Pink, Turquoise/Aqua, Purple Color Scheme

Happy Day Stamps by Concord & 9th

This is my first time using this new to me stamp set - Happy Day from Concord & 9th.  I used Daniel Smith watercolors in Quinacrindone Pink, Quinacrindone Purple, Ultramarine Turquoise, and Green Gold.  The embossing powder is Ranger Princess Gold.



I am looking forward to giving this card to my sister.

UPDATE:
I am very excited that my card was chosen "Inspiring Stand Out" in the Inspired by All The Little Things" challenge!




















Thanks for stopping by,
Karen










4 comments:

  1. What a stunning card, Kenny, and a fabulous take on the photo! I have that image, too, and know it will be a classic that never gets old. It's beautiful embossed in gold and colored with these colors! Thank you for playing at Inspired By All the Little Things! (It's a pleasure to meet you! Welcome to our corner of Blogland where you will find fellow crafters to be friendly and supportive!) Hugs, Darnell

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  2. Very pretty! Wonderful take on the inspiration photo!

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  3. That is such a gorgeous cake, i love using watercolours too!

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  4. That is one gorgeous cake Karen. Fabulously colored.

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