Friday, February 7, 2014

Color Dare #80--Ruby, Sunset, Cotton Candy


Aren't these pretty colors to put together! I decided to use one of our NEW Hostess Rewards stamp sets called, A Mother's Love. In each Idea Book there is a special selection of stamp sets a Hostess can choose to use their Rewards on. These stamp sets are discounted and a great deal…..and only available to Hostesses! 


As you can see, I used the Cotton Candy as my base on some of the flowers, but on a couple of them I used 2nd generation Sunset. The detail stamp was inked in Ruby. The vase was cut from the Art Philosophy Cricut cartridge. To give it a bit of dimension, I use my gray watercolor pencil to color in some shadows. Then I lightly went over it with a water pen. It's subtle, but it really helps. The message is from the Holiday Tags stamp  set…which is a big "go to" set for me!

A bit of bling was added with some sparkles and a strip of Pink Glitter paper and our scallop punch! 

Now check out the other great ideas over at Color My Heart. We do a weekly challenge so come and join us! 


Happy Stamping!
Michelle


3 comments:

  1. I love that vase that you used for the pretty flowers. Great use of this stamp set, Michelle!

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  2. Very pretty card, Michelle! You just made me put that hostess stamp set on my list of must haves. Thanks for explaining how you colored the vase--it works really well.
    :) Marie

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