Monday, March 31, 2014

Muse 60

I have a last minute entry to Muse #60.  Lyndal Higgins, our Muse this week is a genius putting these shades together.  I am just wowed by her card.

Muse #60 Lyndal Higgins
I so fell in love with the inked colors and knew immediately that I wanted a white glittered piece in front of a similarly inked background piece.  I finally found some time to sit down and get the card made.  I used distress inks in crushed olive, squeezed lemonade, mustard seed, faded jeans, salty ocean, and black soot.

I cut a Simon Says Stamp Fresh Daisies and ran it through my xyron upside down.  Then added clear rock candy distress glitter. I burnished the glitter so it would stay put, then placed the die on my inked background.  A gold embossed sentiment on vellum finished off my card. Thanks so much for stopping by.

9 comments:

  1. LOVE your blended inks Cat, the colour really pops against your white die-cut! So glad you were inspired to play along with MUSE!

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  2. So petty! Love the depth of the colours and that pop of white! Thanks for joining us at Muse this week!

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  3. OH MY GOODNESS! I love this card - your background is so yummy and the pretty white die cut is perfect, Cat. SO pretty!

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  4. This is really pretty! Your background is amazing and you used one of my all time favorite dies!

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  5. I clicked on your photo so I could appreciate all the beautiful sparkle on your daisies...so pretty, Cat! I love how you inked/blended your background, too! Awesome take on the Muse card!

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  6. Those colours are a-mazing! What a beautiful card, Jo x

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  7. Both cards are just lovely and the die looks fab on your card! I love that bright blue what a great way to make your card stand out
    Vic x

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  8. One of my favorite cards, Cat! Terrific use of the Muse inspiration!

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