Sunday, October 6, 2013

You Can Do Anything

 
 
 
Hello! Today I wanted to share this card inspired by Runaway Inspired Challenge # 45. I was inspired by the black and white versus a splash of fun colors...and that is just the direction I went with for my card. 
 
 
 I masked the side that I wanted to keep clean with post its, then me and my daughter had fun splashing water colors with a fat paint brush that was very saturated in paint. We had a piece of paper on the side where we tested to see if the water color was dark enough, if satisfied, we splashed on our prepared cardstock, I just used Papertrey Ink white cardstock. Let me tell you; my daughter was giggling in joy every time we splashed a new color. This was so much fun.
I did some creative cutting with the word "anything" using my silhouette to reveal a little bit of the clean white background on the side that I had masked by using some of the word "anything" negative and positive cut.


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The word "anything" is from this free silhouette file that Kristina shared in her blog a while little back.

Note: my paper did warp a little but I placed it in a fat book and after a little while it was nice and flat again. I could have use watercolor paper but I really wanted a white background. The Papertrey Ink cardstock held up just fine.

6 comments:

  1. This is stunning Wendy :) love the color splatter

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  2. This is fabulous, Wendy! I love how you went with splatters instead of stripes.

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  3. I love the negative/positive cut technique you used on the word anything. What a cool idea!! Great card!!

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  4. Super awesome, another STUNNING card on the Runway, love it so COOL!!

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  5. Beautiful! LOve the colour splatter and thenegative positive sentiment.

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  6. I love the way the anything is done! so cool!!

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