05 February 2015

Engagement card

Hi Everyone, I have been pro-craft-inating for over a week on an order for 2 engagement cards, you know when you are full of ideas, but when you put it together it doesn't look right, no matter what you do, well, that's what I have been like. Then this afternoon, I had a follower email from Vero and it clicked! I had been asked for modern and bright colours and here they were.

This is my card, I laid it out in PS and cut the sun ray out of a file by Wendy Bird Designs the heart was layered in PS and cut out by hand.

I added the sun ray template into PS and "clipped" a matching plain colour to it, then "clipped" 2 of the paint splatters to it as well, printed it all out and layered. I added the cut out image here , done on my Cricut.  A few transparent confetti and VoilĂ   - done in no time at all. phew! I'll show the other one at a later date. They are so completely different, but then so was the brief. The sentiment is as requested.

http://craftygalscornerchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2015/02/challenge-5-pinkalcious.html  Lots of pink

http://craftingforallseasons.blogspot.co.uk/2015/02/challenge-95-have-heart.html  Have a heart

http://carabbiemomentsofcraft.blogspot.co.uk/2015/02/challenge-61-anything-goeslove.html  Anything Goes - twist - Love

http://ema-ginationstation.blogspot.co.uk/2015/02/ag-no-19.html  Anything Goes


Jacee said...

What a lovely design Faith, lovely colours and the image is great, a really fabulous card!
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

cotnob said...

This is a gorgeous card Faith, your silhouette image looks fabulous against your lovely, bright sun ray background - a super make.

MagsB said...

Oh how gorgeous and romantic! I bet the happy couple will be delighted with it!

love Mags B x

Anonymous said...

Love this - silhouette always works! x

Sue - said...

Love the pretty patterned sunray!

Shirley Young said...

This a lovely design Faith, the colours are so pretty and I love the silhouettes.

Pamellia said...

Wow Faith, this is really beautiful! If I didn't know better, I would say this was hand painted! Gorgeous colours! hugs :)

Carol S. said...

Gorgeous card and love the design. Thanks for joining us at CFAS. Carol S. DT

Granmargaret said...

Lovely card.

StampNScrapJunkie said...

Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
IDCB Owner

Billie A said...

Great card and love the die. Perfect. Thanks for joining us at Inspiration Destination.

Lisa Mensing said...

Very sweet card! Thank you for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner.

Lynne said...

Adorable card!!! Love you choice of color! Thanks for joining us this week at Crafty Gals Corner and good luck!
Lynne, Crafty Gal

Linby said...

oh wow - this is so effective, love it.