Thursday, October 6, 2011

Hero Atrs October 2011 Challenge

Hero Art's has a new challenge for October, which includes 3 sketch's.




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Here is my take on one of the sketches.


For this card I started off by punching circles 1 3/4 inches, nine times. Using repositionable adhesive I laid the cirlces onto a 6x6 card and used distress inks to create the blue background. (Broken China, Tumbled Glass, Faded Jeans, Chipped Sapphire). Using the cling snowflake stamp I stamped using a Pearl Paint dauber. After I lifted all the circles off I stamped snowflakes into the white spaces...

Next I took the circles that I had removed and added them to another 6x6 card adding brown snowflakes ontop of the ink and pearl paint. It was so fun getting 2 cards out of this technique.  


Thanks so much for stopping by. I will not be posting for the next couple of weeks but hopefully when I get back I will be able to give these other 2 sketches a try. Have a great couple of weeks and check out the Hero Art's blog to join in on the fun.

5 comments:

  1. Love them both, Karen! Such pretty colors! Have a good couple of weeks! :)

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  2. Gorgeous stamping, Karen! Love the shine!

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  3. These are so clever. Love them

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  4. So love the use of all the inks here and the snowflakes are beautiful. The ribbon gives these cards a touch of elegance too. Great job Karen. Have a safe trip. Thinking of you. Wow your such a keener now aren't you to squeeze in this challenge before you go! Lol.

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  5. Karen, these are both so pretty! I love the inking on the first one & the colors you used on the 2nd one.

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