Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Rose Thanks....As You See It Challenge #078~Sketch, Take It Make It March Challenge~Anything Goes, STAMPlorations~Anything Goes

Hello and Happy St. Patrick's Day!

My Chameleon pens came out for another practice go-round with the oh-so-pretty rose from STAMPloration's Blossom Overture set.

My layout was inspired by the sketch at As You See It #078, however, I did make some adaptations (what me? Adapting? Ummm....yes...) because I'm pa-thet-ic with twine and ribbon, and therefore, knots and bows.  (As You See It  Team: if my card is too far removed from your sketch, I understand...consequences accepted).   Isn't the rose pretty (we're talking about *the rose* not my colouring *grin*)?  Do check out the other flowers in this set...excited to give them a whirl soon.



I'm also sharing this at:  Take It Make It March Challenge~Anything Goes (rose stamp and background script stamp)



Thanks so much for dropping by; your visit and comments add sparkle to my day!
Hugs,




27 comments:

  1. How pretty, love how you were inspired!

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  2. Fabulous card...love the design....and a very clever interpretation I think! Hugs xx

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  3. Oh Carol, this is gorgeousness! I love the artsy scrawling text in the background and that bright POP of pink. LOVE!

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  4. Love the script in the BG and lovely colouring of the rose.

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  5. BEAUTIFUL shading on that rose! Love the classic feel of this!

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  6. Well I love your interpretation of the sketch, I like it when people do a different take on the sketch and you can really still see where you are coming from. I do love the text bg, the whole card has a romantic feel to it x

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  7. Gorgeous rose, fabulous coloring with your magic pens... what sketch, what bows?
    =] Michele

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  8. Oh, this is so pretty! Love your rose!

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  9. Oh, I love this! Beautiful card, Carol!

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  10. This is just beautiful Carol, I love that pretty rose on the scripted background--swoon!

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  11. This is delightful beyond any thing I have seen lately!! Love that single rose - colored magnificently by you, standing there so dainty and beautiful!! I think you nailed the sketch - who needs a bow or twine anyway!! But, if next time you need some help with a bow - I am not a pro, but I would be thrilled to offer my help since it would mean I would get to spend time with lovely, sparkly YOU!!! I think your card is amazing!!!

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  12. How pretty! The rose so beautifully colored and the subtle script background! Lovely!

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  13. I love your take on the sketch Carol, and I love, love, love that rose and how you colored it with your Chameleon markers. They look like they work pretty good at giving your all the shades. Hugs, Brenda

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  14. Yes, the rose is sooooo pretty...and so is your coloring! Ya gotta give yerself more credit girl! Your shading on the leaves and the petals is perfect! LOVE the script background!

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  15. Hello C! I think this is a wonderful interpretation of the sketch. Your flower is colored so beautifully, and the script background is just perfect. The bright pink under panel just draws everything together. I love it. Have a wonderful day!

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  16. I'm looking at the rose AND the coloring and they're both great, Carol.

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  17. Beautifully colored rose & I love this card, Carol!

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  18. Lovely rose! I've been wanting to try out those Chameleon markers! Thanks for sharing your work with us this week at As You See It Challenges!

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  19. Um your coloring is gorgeous!! The flower really pop's against the light text background!! I LOVE it!!!

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  20. Thanks for sharing your beautiful card with us at the As You See It challenge blog this week!

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  21. Carol....this is just beautiful. I love your single rose with the faint script behind it. What a sweet way to say thank you.

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  22. Such a pretty card ... the rose is beautiful! Thank you for joining in with the Craft Stamper TIMI challenge .... good luck! Linda xx

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  23. Absolutely beautiful card, Carol! Your shading/blending on the rose is amazing and the sentiment is perfect! A classic beauty in every way, my friend!

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  24. The rose and your colouring are just so pretty, Carol ... lovely with the delicate script and that fabulous W&W thanks! Hugs, Anita :)

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  25. Oh I love that rose and you coloring it so wonderful
    the add of the script stamp make this more elegant card
    I adore this too miss C
    how are you today...thanks for all your lovely comment you leave
    thanks to go for all difficulties on my Blog (SMILE)
    I made 5 cards today can you imagine how my brain and idea come out..
    hope to see you again today on my post
    big hugs
    Monika

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