Tuesday, February 23, 2016

{ Hello–color challenge }

Hi, here I am again. I saw this color challenge from Just Us Girls blog and I had to play. I received a few Color Burst colors and I had to give them a try. The one used here is called Ultramarine Blue. I watched some videos on YouTube to figure out how to use it. I used watercolor paper that was painted with white gesso, left over from another project, just to try it out. I spritz water over the paper and then squeezed the bottle gently over the top. I should have taken a photo before I layered all the other elements over the top.

Hello by Daniela Dobson

I love to mix and match things, especially my stamps. I picked several from my mixed media/journal box and went to work using only colors from the challenge: Teal, Aqua, Navy. The stamps I used (in order that I stamped them): Love Score, Really Useful Stamps – Circles, Flourish 1, Silhouette 15 (butterflies), Everyday Words (hello). Not too bad, right. The first two were stamped with Navy ink and the rest with Aqua. I distressed the edges and the navy mat under the watercolor paper. The flower with the center are teal. I added a few sequins to match.

Hello close by Daniela Dobson

Here are all the stamps I used.

These are the Color Burst I am using.

 Challenge #331 COLOR WEEK


Don’t forget to check out my last post with a second layout created with Gale Song from Scraptastic Club.

XO close by Daniela Dobson

Impression Obsession Happy Birthday challenge is still open.

Happy birthday close by Daniela Dobson

Have a great day!

9 comments:

  1. What an amazing card Daniela! That background is amazing!

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  2. This is stunning! I love everything about it. Thanks for playing along with us at Just Us Girls!

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  3. This is really beautiful, Daniela! I haven't had a chance to purchase any Colorburst yet but I'm loving the cards I'm seeing around the internet using it.

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  4. Beautiful!! I love the colors and design!

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  5. Wonderful card Daniela!

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  6. Yeah, that Ultramarine bg looks pretty great! Your choices in the other stamps and elements are pretty effective, too! Great card!
    Thanks for joining us this week at Just Us Girls!!

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  7. Oh wow!! Your card looks absolutely amazing! Love all the stamps you used and that Ultramarine is such a gorgeous color! Thanks for joining us at Just Us Girls!

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  8. These are gorgeous Daniela!!!

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  9. This is so pretty and fun! I love it!

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Thanks for stopping by, I love reading all your wonderful comments.