10.19.2016

CAS Mix Up - October

Well, well, I finally made it again!  I've really been wanting to try this "new to me" ghosting technique, and I found a little inspiration (ok, a LOT) in Loll's card, below...

It's a beauty, right!?!  She is just soooo amazing!!!  I needed to stock up on a few "encouragement" type cards, because I had donated a bunch , so I made this...


I made this baby to send over to CAS Mix Up, and super excited because I thought I could also enter the new "sister" challenge CAS Watercolour, but alas I learned that it had a theme of Autumn.  Anywhooo I started with a Bristol panel, and watercolored with Brushos.  BTW I think I'm in love with this color! Then I went back and did the new-to-me ghosting technique with a stencil and water, and let that dry.  I die cut a couple flowers, layered by 3, and stamped a little sentiment.  This was quite fun!


Products -
   Paper:  Bristol smooth, PTI Limeade Ice
   Brushos:  Sea Green
   Stencil:  SSS Gingham
   Die;  Essentials by Ellen Wild Garden
   Ink:  PTI Enchanted Evening, Limeade Ice

Well, thanks for stopping by! Hopefully I'll get to posting a couple more, plus visiting everyone else!  Have a great day!

Hugs,
TK

12 comments:

  1. LOVE the colour TK. Don't have Sea Green, but will add to my wish list. :) Great card. Love the subtle ghosting, and your beautiful layered bloom. Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Mix Up! xx

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  2. TK you're a master at this!! Wonderful colors, and gorgeous design! xx
    =]

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  3. I'm glad it was fun and it turned out beautifully, TK. I just got some Brushos and am eager to make something with them.

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  4. I adore the background of brushos, great colour. Haven't tried thus ghosting yet, must look it up x

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  5. I love this color of Brusho, TK! What a beautiful background and it's so pretty with the die cut flowers! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at CAS Mix Up!

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  6. Two simply beautiful cards....love the wonderful background you created, stunning!

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  7. These are both wonderful, love the fresh greens!!

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  8. Thank you TK for sharing your beautiful ghosted background and die cut with us at CAS Mix Up. Hugs, Nancy

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  9. I agree with your sentiments about the famous and fabulous, Lolly, TK! And I gotta say, you did her proud with your own sensational ghosting card here!!! Hugs, Darnell

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  10. beautiful card, TK... love that background!!

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  11. Goodness, that is such a gorgeous background, TK ... the colour is fantastic ... yummy with those die cut blooms! Stunning blog background BTW ... beautiful autumn shades! Hugs, Anita :)

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