Wednesday, November 12, 2014

JAI #239 Colour Challenge - Choose Happiness

This week over at Just Add Ink Challenge Blog it is a colour challenge. Its a beautiful combo that includes one of the new in-colours, some neutrals and GOLD! I am still loving putting gold on everything so when I saw this combo I just had to put something together
 
 
And this is my card!
 
 
 
 
All the stamped elements on my card come from a stamp set called 'Choose Happiness'. I've had this set for a while now and have put a lot of thought into how I wanted to use this set. I loved it when I first got it and then once I got it home I thought 'How am I going to use this one'?
 
 
 
Let me just say when making this card I remembered how much I really don't like 'fussy' cutting everything! LOL! Sometimes though it really does call for everything to be hand cut!
 
Thanks for Looking!
 
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17 comments:

  1. The details on this are just lovely Rochelle! I particularly love how the sponged background pulls you into the bird and all those layered accents. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink this week.

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  2. Oh wow Rochelle this is really lovely! I love all the details you've added to your card and your fussy cutting is perfect for this card. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink this week!

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  3. This is such a lovely card Rochelle! Beautiful use of the challenge colours and your soft shadow background is perfect. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink.

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  4. Lovely card - I really like your sponged / brayered edges, they really draw me into the card. Chantell JAI

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  5. This is beautiful, Rochelle. I especially love the gold-embossed border stamp on the vellum. Like you, I love this set, but feel a bit challenged when it comes to deciding how to use it! What you've done with it is gorgeous; great use of the challenge colours. Thanks for joining in the fun at Just Add Ink this week!

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  6. This is such a lovely card! The sponged background is fantastic in bringing the whole card alive and I love the gold accents. I can't work out if you have stamped gold onto vellum or if it is a ribbon in the layer under the stamped sentiment, but it's lovely either way.

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    1. Thank You Jan! I gold embossed on the vellum. That's one of my favourite things to do at the moment, emboss on vellum! I love it!

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  7. Congrats on being a winner on Just Add Ink this week. I can truly see why your card was chosen, so many great details. TFS!

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  8. Rochelle, seriously....this is stunning! I love you sponging and the layout and your added gold just sets it off. A well deserved JAI win. Louise xo

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  9. Gorgeous card Rochelle, a well deserved win!

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Thank You for taking the time to comment on my creations! I really love to hear what you think and will try to respond as soon as I can! Rochelle xo