Monday, 1 May 2017

Imagine the possibilities........



Good morning!

Here is my entry for the current Chocolate Baroque colour swatch challenge:-

My teal blue is coming out rather blue on the photograph but it is indeed the same teal blue as the sky is but the light is making it lighter!!!!!!

I have used Spectrum Noir Sparkle Pens for this project to make the lovely blended background here.  I then stamped Katya right in the middle and lifted out some colour from her face and her head dress with water.

The silhouette palace 1 stencil was used at the bottom and I sponged some Momento red ink through this and shaded it a bit darker with a Momento brown ink pad.

The sun/moon and clouds have been produced using water again and lifting some of that ink and covering the sun/moon with some of the lifted ink so it gives you that lovely positive/negative effect.

The sentiment is from the Chocolate Baroque words of inspiration stamp set and the little birds are from the serenity set

I finished off by adding some white pen dots around the head dress to pop it a bit and I was very happy with this.  

The example of the challenge swatch made me think of a calmness with a dreamy feeling and so, this is what I tried to produce with the Chocolate Baroque products that I have and the colours for the swatch.

Hope you like what you've seen here today and have enjoyed your visit.

I would like to enter this in to the Chocolate Baroque challenge 34 colour swatch challenge:-

Thanks for stopping by,
Leanne xx

7 comments:

  1. This card does indeed give a feeling of peace. You've blended the colours beautifully and I really like how you've used the stencil at the base of the card, it gives a wonderful balance to it all. Crafty hugs, Sandra x

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  2. Peace and Harmony, next stamp on my list I can see that. Lovely card and I just love this.xx ♥[aNNie]

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  3. Stunning card, the sky looks amazing and sets KAtya off beautifully.Thanks so much for joining us at Chocolate Baroque Challenge this time
    Claire xx

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  4. Beautiful effect for the sky setting Katya off perfectly! Xx

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  5. Wow Leanne, what a great card. Wonderful!!!
    Hugs Carola

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  6. A super project Leanne, great mixing and matching of stamps, and the background is fabulous. A great effect using just water. Thanks for your entry into the Chocolate Baroque Challenge, Judith xx

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  7. WOW - totally stunning card Leanne. Good luck with the Chocolate Baroque Challenge x.

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