A Note from Brit

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Saturday, May 23, 2009

Color Inspiration :)

This was color inspiration indeed- I made two cards for this sketch because I got a better idea while making the first one. :)

Kristina Werner's Color Inspiration Challenge #53

Card #1 (the second one I made, but I like it better) :)

ETA: I'm going to make a tutorial (hopefully a video) on some techniques I use to color in stamped images like these below. Look for it on Monday or Tuesday this week!

Close-up:

Supplies: Cardstock- Bazzill (Swiss Dot White) and The Paper Studio (Plain White), Paint Pen- ZIG, Ink- StazOn by Tsukineko, Colored Pencils- Crayola, and Letter Stickers- Making Memories.

Card #2 (Take one)

Close-up:

Supplies: Cardstock- Archiver's (Blue), Keeping Memories Alive (Yellow), and the Paper Studio (White and Black), Background Stamp- Hero Arts, Letter Stickers- American Crafts, Embossing Powder and Ink- Ranger, Thread- DMC, Border Punch- Fiskars.

Thanks for visiting! Don't for get to check out my post (ABOVE this one) about Cards for Heroes (here's a link).

Love.

Brit

19 comments:

Angela Fehr said...

Wow, Brit. I love the first one! I'd love to hear how you got all the two-tone effects!

Karina said...

Your cards are very pretty. Tus tarjetas son Muy bonitas.
Thanks, gracias!!!

sarahmartina said...

Gorgeous butterfly!

Angela Dively said...

Both cards are great! I think the flower one is my fav. great use of negative space and dimension!! TFS

Brandi said...

Brit,
Great cards. I really like the flowered one. The two tone effect is amazing. Is that done using colored pencils?
Brandi

Kelley Eubanks said...

Beautiful cards! You did a wonderful job of coloring that first card! I need to get some tips from you... I stink at coloring!! Thanks for commenting on my card! Very sweet!

Kim J said...

Beautiful cards, Brit! I think the second is my favorite.

Sheila said...

Both cards are beautiful but my favorite is the first one, really great job!

JOAN said...

Both cards are great, I specially love the flowers on the first one. TFS.

elana k said...

These are great cards--I too love the coloring on that first one!
And thanks for visiting my blog! Glad you found my card, since I knew I had messed up the link...will be all fixed now. :)

deniset616 said...

Great cards.The flowered one is amazing. TFS!

Brooke said...

Pretty cards-I love the background on the second one!

Ange Kelly said...

Both cards are Fabulous! but I do love the first one!

Patti said...

Brit, I like your styles!

Corinna said...

The card with the red flowers and the butterfly is BEAUTIFUL!! I love it! Did you seriously color that in with Crayola colored pencils? I would love a tutorial on this and will be back soon to check and see if you've put one up here.

Corinna
www.myscrapbooklife.com

Savitri said...

STUNNING cards!!!! LOVE the first one the best. I bet it'll be a winner!! Just pops right at you!

Odette said...

Your fist card will be a TOP for sure!!!
Good job!

Winter said...

So pretty! Love the flowers!

Chrissy said...

these are just great!