Sunday, August 30, 2015

MFT September Release Countdown--Day 2



It's just two days until the September Release at My Favorite Things!
Today I'm sharing a card with a soda pop theme with stamps and dies designed
by the incredibly talented Laina Lamb.


I die cut several soda bottles from watercolor paper and smooshed the tops with
a combination of dye and Distress inks. After they were dried, I spattered them
with white paint and adhered them onto a stitched rectangle panel.


The punny sentiment was white embossed onto a strip of black card stock,
trimmed to a banner, and adhered to the panel. The panel was adhered to a Grout Gray
card base and the card was finished off with clear sequins.

Visit today's countdown post at My Favorite Things for links to participating
designers and leave a comment there for your chance to win a $75 prize!
Thanks for stopping by today!






23 comments:

  1. You are the master of color and balance. I struggle with feeling like things aren't finished enough, and then I see your work and just wonder at how you make it look easy to create and then leave it alone, allowing the elements to shine on their own.

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    1. Thank you for your kind comments! Truthfully, I think I added a few more sequins (for a total of 9) but didn't edit the photo. :)

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  2. what a super fun card Donna. Totally awesome

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  3. I love this new set! Your water colouring is awesome!

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  4. This card is SO FUN!! Love the partial colored bottles -- great set and dies :)

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  5. 'm CRUSHed this stamp set is no longer available! Love your cards! Cute!

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  6. The watercolor bottles are beautiful, Donna!!

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  7. Brilliant my friend!!! I LOVE the watercoloring at the top of the bottles and they look superb on the Grout Gray card stock!!

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  8. I repeat: PRetty and PUN-y - and oh so gorgeous!!!
    =]

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  9. Such wonderful use of color! Love the watercolors on the bottle tops!

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  10. Love how you colored the tops of the bottles.

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  11. Beautiful -you make it a difficult choice of wich flavor to have- I want them all. Beautiful card!

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  12. This is fabulous!! Love the soda bottles!

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  13. Such a fun card, Donna! I love how you created the bubbles and all those gorgeous colors with your inks...WOW!

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  14. so frosty and cool looking. great idea.

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  15. I love the touch of color in your card, is so pretty!

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