Thursday, March 31, 2016

Cards in Envy - Just Purple card challenge

I really enjoyed this card design, so I decided to do another one. This time in purple, which isn't a color I use very often in card-making. But Cards in Envy's current challenge is Just Purple, so I pulled out my purple Brusho powder. For the background, I simply wet the paper and sprinked the Brusho powder on, letting it create a fun multi-colored design. Then for the chevron die cut, I mixed the powder into a solid purple and painted the die cut piece. I just love how it turned out!



Chunky chevron background die cut - My Favorite Things
Brusho watercolor powders
Watercolor paper - Ranger
Banner die cut - Reverse Confetti
Stamp - Reverse Confetti
Flower die cut - Paper Smooches
Ink - Close to My Heart
Wink of Stella glitter pen
Pearl pen - Viva Decor

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7 comments:

  1. I don't use purple very often myself but it is such a pretty color and so gorgeous in this design of yours! Fabulous card! Glad you thought of us and shared it for the challenge on Cards in Envy! :)

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  2. I don't use purple much either, but I do like the color and other people's purple cards. Your card looks fabulous in these purple tones Kristie! Hugs, Brenda

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  3. this is a great design and I love how it turned out! You have inspired me!

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  4. Your card makes me want to try the Brusho powders! I like the unique background you've created with them. Thanks for making Cards in Envy part of your crafting fun!

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  5. ohhh love your watercolor background!!! that is stunning!!! thanks for playing along with Cards In Envy!!!!

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  6. Oh how beautiful. I have always liked purple (and green) but this is unbelievable - it's simple but just the right amount of WOW to be gorgeous. Can I create the background with Color Burst powder color?

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    1. Thank you! I've never used the Color Burst powder before, but I believe it works the same as Brusho. Give it a try!

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