Friday, 6 April 2018

Muse 260 - Best Mom


Here's my card for the current Muse challenge, where Anita gave us this pretty, monochrome inspiration:


I focused on Anita's:
-monochrome colour
-mother's day theme
-floral theme

I started by arranging the floral stamps on my MISTI and stamping them with Catherine Pooler's Pixie Dust ink.

I stamped my sentiment with Black Jack. And then I had a pretty, but flat panel.

To add interest, I used the matching dies and cut out each floral arrangement and popped them up.

Then I took a couple of Copics and added some shading for dimension.

I used:

9 comments:

Tanis Scott said...

Ooooh, gorgeous! That colour really pops of the page. Interesting that it's called pixie dust. I think this is very similar to what Susan would call fairy vomit!

Cat Craig said...

This is a beauty for sure Ardyth. Fabulous take on the muse.

Maxine D said...

An exquisite card Ardyth - love the colour you used and the subtle dimension
Blessings
Maxine

Jane said...

Stunning! Loving all those gorgeous purples - but then I would of course! Beautifully stamped and I love that you added extra dimension by die cutting the flowers and extra colour with your copic pens.

Barb Ghig said...

Gorgeous blooms and I love your color palette, Ardyth! I think I 'need' this ink pad in my collection :)

M said...

This is sooo lovely! All your cards are beautiful. Thanks so much for sharing your creations with us. :)

Neets B said...

Just lovely, Ardyth. I love the additional shading from your copics, the flowers are gorgeous as is the font of that sentiment xx

Aileen said...

beautifilcard Ardyth, love those flowers you have used and the colouring. wonderful

Robyn Oliver said...

Fabulous card Ardyth, love your stamps and 'popping' them up gives lots of depth...just lovely