Sunday 11 January 2009

OCC Colour Challenge

Well I saw all the fabulous entries by the DT on OCC for the colour challenge and thought
I'd throw my hat in the ring. It's not a patch on theirs,
but I quite like how it's turned out.

I've used Core-dinations CS. Blueberry and Navy. I stamped the swirl background with an Impression Obsession background stamp, called funnily enough... Swirl Background. LOL. I inked it with a Cat's Eye ink pad, Blue Iris, as it matched the navy CS. Sizzlits die used for the swirl. Dovecraft ribbon, which I thought was a pretty close match for the Blueberry CS. The flowers are on a length I bought from a haberdashers yonks ago. I added a blob of Stickles 'Waterfall' to the centers, for a touch of glitter. The sentiment is a stamp by Hero Arts. I even did some sewing!

Thanks for dropping in. Viv xx


Linda Crowder said...

Love this blue. And sewing, my you are crafty, babe! Enjoyed the visit. Thanks for yesterday, too! Linda Crowder

Tina said...

Viv this is very elegant, i love the monochromatic colours.. just beautiful craft hugs Tina xx

Karen said...

Beautiful card Viv, love those colours.
How did the wedding go?

Love Karen xxx

Jennifer Meyer said...

Viv your card is so pretty! I LOVE how you added the gorgeous swirls on the corners and your stitching is stunning! This is a keeper!!

Thanks so much for playing along with the OCC! How about a guest spot on the OCC in March?

Hugs, Jennifer :)

Tina said...

Love the flowers and stitching. Great!

Handcrafted With Love said...

WoW well done Viv ..... Stop putting yourself down all the time this card is a stunner!

Love Pam xx

Natalie said...

Beautiful card Viv. x

sumbine said...

Absolutely fabulous, i really like the background stamp!