Mar 9, 2011

Embellish Magazine Challenge

I've entered another Embellish challenge- the Color Trends with Music.  Here's the inspiration.
I'm truly intimidated to be up against the talented ladies that participate and win in this challenge.  I would be truly honored and fall out of my seat if I happen to win.  But anyway here is my entry.
I thought I would play on the music theme a bit differently, by trying to make it appear the bird is singing.  I hope that came across.  I drew in those music notes by hand...I was a bit scared to do that, but I'm happy with how they came out.  They add to the whimsical look.  
I also sponged with the Perfect Plum ink instead of a more typical brown.  This I think ties the colors together and adds a different textured look.  What do you think?
All products are from Stampin' Up!:
Stamp: Cheep Talk
Ink: Perfect Plum; Chocolate Chip
Markers: Perfect Plum; Pear Pizazz; Basic Black
Paper: Newsprint; Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla, Blushing Bride, Whisper White
Ribbon: Certainly Celery, Crochet Trim - Victoria



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6 comments:

  1. Love the card. You did a great job. I am your newest follower. If you get a chance, stop over to my blog. I am new at this game too. If you like what you see I would love to have you follow me.
    Thanks
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  2. Don't be intimidated! This card is fabulous. I love that little birdie and your turned-down corner. Thanks for playing with us! I hope we'll see you again. :)

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  3. LOve your cards and love the new blog look, very nice streamline and uncluttered. I think maybe I need to do this also. Thanks for the inspriation you always give.

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  4. Very nice card,,,your blog page looks good too!!!
    am a new follower..
    Imogene
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  5. great card and great colors!

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  6. this card is so clever...love that birds really appears to be singing and how you thought of stamping that phrase over and over is just awesome!

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