Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Inspirational colour challenge

Happy Tuesday friends,

Today starts  a new colour challenge at The Outlawz. It was my turn to choose the colour palette and this is the picture I decided on, for inspiration. You can choose any element from this for your card.

We don't have a sponsor this month, so Laurian is giving a $10 gift certificate for Raspberry Road Designs.

I love how the DT have made such different cards using this picture, so be sure to pop over and see what they have to inspire you.

I was inspired by the tree and the colours, so this is what I made.

Paper, I decided to use the flourishes from the tree and made my background.
Stamped the flourishes and then used Pan Pastels for colouring.

The image is a Hero Arts stamp, and I just lightly coloured the flowers.

Added a polka dot ribbon and some pearls.

Sentiment is also from Hero arts.

Will enter some challenges:

Artistic Inspirations #161...Anything goes
Craft-Dee Bows ...Anything goes
Crafting from the Heart #121...Anything goes
Craft your Passion#321 ...Anything goes
Love to Scrap #82...Anything goes
Crafty Sentiments Designs #19...Anything goes
Lemon Shortbread #20...Anything goes
Retarte #81...Anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door ....Anything goes
Dragonfly Dreams ...Anything goes
Great Impressions ...Anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #38...Anything goes
One Stitch at a Time #266...Elements of nature
Penny Black and more ...Anything goes with a stamp
Stamping Sensations ...Anything goes with stamp and ribbon
The Ribbon Girls ...Any image

I wish you all a wonderful week. Take care and see you soon.

Love Ursula


Petra Swart said...

Love the beautiful flowers and the flourishes, Ursula!!!! The colours are so beautiful!!!!!
Have a great afternoon/evening!!!!

Barbara Bruder said...

Ursula, what a fabulous card. Boy that inspiration piece is great and I can see the similarities. Love the subtle coloring on your card. Thanks so much for entering your lovely card into our 'Anything Goes with a Handmade Bow' challenge at Craft-Dee BowZ this month. I look forward to seeing what you create for our next challenge. Hugs, Barbara

Lisa J said...

Love how you interpreted the photo. Fabulous Card. Thanks for sharing with us this month. Lisa DT Dragonfly Dreams

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) said...

Thank you for so much for sharing your lovely card in the OSAAT "Anything Goes with Elements of Nature" Challenge!

Dewi Lestari said...

So pretty! Thanks for joining at Lemon Shortbread: Anything Goes

Ellibelle said...

A really nice design, gorgeous flower stamp and great details!
Thanks so much for sharing with us at Penny Black and More! Good luck and don't forget you can enter up to 3 times.

Helen said...

Beautiful card, Ursula - love the colours you've used.

Thanks for joining us at Crafting from the Heart.

Helen x

Shirley said...

A great take on the inspirational photo and a gorgeous card. I love the floral theme and gorgeous colours.
Thank you for enering our challenge at Penny Black and More and we hope you will enter our August challenge too.


Creative world said...

Stunning card and love your interpretation on color photo,perfect...thank you for joining us at Craft your passion...Željka XX

Sally H said...

A beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month and good luck!

Anne said...

Thanks for entering the Ribbon Girl 'use any image' challenge Ursula with your lovely card - good luck!

Anne x


Melissa said...

This is a lovely card.
Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments Design Challenge.
Good Luck xx

Leslie said...

Love this! Such an awesome design! Thanks so much for sharing with us in the Love To Scrap Challenge Blog's "Anything Goes!" challenge!
Leslie, LTSCB DT
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Tinka's paper wonderlland said...

Very nice card.
Thank you for joining us at Artistic Inspirations!
Good Luck and hope to see you again.
xx Valentina DT xx
Tinka's paper wonderlland

Ruza Rebel said...

Gorgeous card! Love how you pulled the colors from the inspiration photo! Thank you for joining our Great Impressions Challenge this month, and I hope you to see you next month.
Ruza ~ GI DTC
Ruza's Craft Corner

Julie Odil said...

Oh my, Ursula! You followed that picture so well! Your card is wonderful. Thanks so much for joining us this month at Great Impressions Stamps. Julie, DT member