Saturday, 6 May 2017

Glorious Hibiscus, a Snippet and a Birthday party



Morning Peeps, it's time for our new challenge at Allsorts and this week Helene would like to see something relating to 'Music' on our artwork. Our sponsor is Digistamp Boutique and we also have a second prize of a collection of lovely Tattered Lace musical instrument dies.


And here's a little heads up to what's coming up on 20th May, please feel free to grab the logo and share on your own blogs to help us spread the word.

Well, this is not what I had in mind but the Sheena Hibiscus flowers were sitting on my desk all coloured up ready with Spectrum Sparkle pens after I took apart another card which just didn't go as planned. So I inked up some watercolour card using DI's, used a music score and randomly stamped the base layer, some honeycomb stenciling to the top layer along with a Visible Image sentiment, layered it all up and placed the ready arranged flower spray and finito, a pretty quick and easy card. And as the Hibiscus blooms were all stamped onto offcuts I think this fits nicely into the current 279/280 Snippets Playground challenge.

Happy weekend all and I do hope you will join in our challenge this week and of course pop over to see the inspiration my teamies have on offer.

29 comments:

  1. Perfect Brenda, lovely design and beautiful colour combo!

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  2. Wonderful card. Love the flowers and your amazing background.
    Valerija xx

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  3. Love your card B, super card and sentiment. I will add the logo to my blog.
    Missing you.
    xx
    [aNNie]

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  4. Beautiful colouring Brenda

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  5. Stunning card Brenda,beautifully coloured Hibiscus and fabulous background
    Carol x

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  6. Gorgous hibiscus blooms, with great backgrounds, your card is just amazing!! Love so much the soft colours and the stenciled honeycombs!

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  7. that hibiscus stamp is beautiful and the card looks gorgeous.

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  8. Lovely card. Have a great weekend.

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  9. This is gorgeous and I love the watercolour background! Brilliant!
    Lucy x

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  10. Who doesn't love a birthday party! Congratulations, Allsorts! The colors on your backgrounds are citrusy sweet! I can smell the lemon, lime and melon flavors all the way in Florida! (oh! silly me, that is my own backyard I smell! LOL) Beautiful floral creation, Brenda, and such a wonderful card design with the lovely hibiscus and black frames around the panels. Wishing you a fantastic week-end! hugs, de

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  11. Gorgeous! Sometimes even when it doesn't come out like we planned it still turns out beautiful! The colors you used are fabulous and that sentiment...I love it! Hugs, Robin

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  12. A really beautiful card Brenda and love the soft colours you chose. Love your pic on the post below of the dogs too, they look so sweet all lined up like that.
    Fliss xx

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  13. beautiful card Brenda I'm have a great weekend hope you too.
    Gr Karin

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  14. Such a beautiful image Brenda and love how you've coloured your Hibiscus and it looks great against your beautiful background

    Anne

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  15. A beautiful card Brenda, glad you were able to use the pretty flowers! And really loving the verse!
    Have a great weekend too, sunny day here today which is so nice after all the rain we've had over here lately!

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  16. Gorgeous flowers and I love the layout.

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  17. A beautiful card Brenda and thanks so much for your visit lovely lady - I feel like I haven't been over here forever - many apologies - its just life getting in the way I am afraid. I do hope you are doing well at present and I hope I will be back for a visit much sooner!!! Big gentle hugs Rachel xx

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  18. Brenda this is wonderful, love the colours.

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  19. Beautiful watercolored background & flowers--love this card, Brenda!

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  20. Fabulous flower stamp and beautiful sentiment, gorgeous design;-))m

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  21. I do like your 2nd try with these flowers! A bright and new look with the framed pieces! Hugs, Gerrina

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  22. Beautiful card Brenda, lovely background and the image is gorgeous, coloured beautifully.

    Pat xx

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  23. I adore this card Brenda, the layered panels offset by those beautifully coloured flowers looks amazing! So glad you decided to use them!

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  24. It's another beautiful card from you Brenda.
    HAPPY ALLSORTS BIRTHDAY (soon!).

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  25. Wonderful card Brenda! Love those flowers and the colours are stunning.

    Great to see you in the Playground again!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  26. This is beautiful Brenda, love the colours and your flowers.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  27. Wonderful card Brenda, those Hibiscus are stunning and I love the colours of the background xx

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