Friday, July 31, 2009

Just Go For It

Over at Creatalicious they are looking for design team members so I have decided to "throw my hat in the ring". After all, I've got nothing to lose by trying, have I? Bec created a sketch for everyone to use for an "audition" card and I had a LOT of fun working with the design and decided to go for something a little different!

Here' s the sketch:

My card incorporates some of my favourite techniques; brayering, watercolouring and paper piecing, and I've also thrown in some of my new favourite SU papers, Parisian Breeze. Just Buzzin' By is the stamp set, which that hasn't made it to our shores yet but I love it, it's so cute! I wonder how many of you can guess what I used for the paper behind the beehive? You'll laugh when you realise/find out!!! LOL!
Here's my card:
Some bling on the wings is obligatory of course!

And a simple message on the inside:

Created by Kez. Stamped images ©1990-2009 Stampin' Up! ®

Materials used:

  • stamps - Just Buzzin' By, Inspired by Nature
  • card and paper - Baja Breeze, Chocolate Chip, Whisper White, watercolouring paper, Parisian Breeze SDSP, Creamy Caramel
  • inks - More Mustard, Chocolate Chip, Brown StazOn, Creamy Caramel, Baja Breeze
  • other - scallop circle punch, large oval punch, dimensionals, aquapainter, brown brads, brayer, square punch, sponge daubers, crystal effects, KindyGlitz

Did you work out what the paper behind the hive is? It's the backing sheet from dimensionals!!! Perfect or what? LOL!

Cheers
Kez

7 comments:

Cheryl said...

Absolutely beeeautiful card. You are so clever!! I love visiting your site!!

Cheryl said...

Gorgeous Kerry,love this paper and all the techniques you incorporated and wish we had this stamp set!!! Fabulous take on the sketch!! Thanks for entering the Creatalicious DT challenge.
xx

anne lana lady member said...

I love it how cute. That's one you can't give away !! Love Anne.

Spyder said...

Love your card, just gorrrrjous!
((Lyn))

Lynda S said...

Kez....u r just buzzin' along!! Lovin this effort...it is real sweet!!! Everything just balances beautifully and I am sure ur gunna be up there in the judging!!

Amanda Reddicliffe said...

Love, love, love this! So gorgeous! xx Best of luck!

Bec said...

WOW!!.. I love what you have done ...Great take on the Sketch.. Thanks for your entry for the DT Call.. Bec xx

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