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Saturday, June 7, 2014

Muse #70 combined with a few other challenges

My friend Vicki over at the Muse designed a stunning card to use as inspiration. With Fathers Day being almost here I turned it into a Fathers Day card....


I got inspired by the horizontal stripes, the bold sentiment and the raised banner


I used paint swatches since they come striped already and heat embossed the sentiment - STAMPlorations sentiments builders. I added a black line about the right side of each of the small letters to give it more dimension. The raised round I cut four times using a Nestabilities die. The sentiment and the bowler hat are Studio G stamps.

Here is Vicki's fabulous card:                                                   I am also adding this card to:  
                                                                                                Colour me....! monochromatic


        

CASuals Fridays - Fathers Day card include a ribbon

                                         

25 comments:

Desire Fourie said...

An awesome Fathers Day card. Loving the teal colouring.
Hugs
Desíre
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Kate said...

Such a great card great way to use the paint swatches xx

Deepti said...

This is such a cool take on the Muse, I like the hat and the twine :)

Kim Heggins said...

Miss Cornelia...sorry to be so so far behind in commenting. This is one amazing Father's Day card and those colors are so perfect and I love that hat on your sentiment...just so fun and so clever!

Julie Beech said...

Great card Cornelia, love the Magritte style image at the bottom left. :)

Ardyth Percy-Robb said...

Love the paint chip feel of this! So glad you joined us at Muse this week!

Monika Reeck said...

Great color dear Cornelia and I love the embossing in white...great DAD card..and I see stamplorations stamp there..ooh I want to have...but its not sell yet in Germany schade...hugs, deine Kumpel , Monika (wishing you have time to see my fathers day card :) )

Rahmat said...

Fabulous take on the muse!

Darnell J Knauss said...

Those paint strips are so perfect with the white embossing, Cornelia, and I just adore how you have CASEd Vicki's fantastic card!! Hugs, Darnell

Vicki Dutcher said...

Hey there GF! Thanks so much for joining in at Muse with this fabulous card! Using paint chips.. you go!!

Anita in France said...

What a brilliant take on Vicki's card, Cornelia ... the sentiment really pops against the bold paint chip colours ... and the hat is so fun! Anita :)

kreativekymona.com said...

Cornelia, such a smart idea to use paint swatches. I would have never thought to use them. This is such a cute fathers day card. You did a great job on this challenge.

Shery said...

FAB card, Cornelia! Love your design and that paint chip is so cool with the embossed sentiment!

Manuela said...

Hallo Cornelia, beide Karten gefallen mir sehr gut, sie wirken richtig klasse in den Farben. Lg Manuela

Karen M said...

Love your card - your panels look amazing:) xx

shirley-bee said...

Fun card, Cornelia!

Gay Peplow said...

Gorgeous Male themed card, I think the way you interpreted the challenges is really great, aren't paint samples wonderful things :D x

Jacquie Southas said...

Love the color blocked panels & the black line on the sentiment really adds depth & dimension - great card!

Tracey McNeely said...

Cornelia i love your card, the top hat is fantastic!! Thank you so much for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays!

Kylie said...

Great cards! I too have found the perfect use for paint swatches in my craft room :) xx

Katie Melhus said...

What a great card, that hat image is awesome! Thanks for joining us this week at Colour Me...!

Emily Leiphart said...

Great card, Cornelia! I love how you used the paint swatch and the top hat on the sentiment is perfect. Thanks so much for playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Father's Day or Masculine!

ThePurplePlace said...

Woohoo! Congratulations for being one of the Fabulous Featured Cards from last week's Muse Challenge!!

I was very happy an excited to see you card there today! :)

~amy~ said...

Love the use of the paint chip!
Thanks for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

Barb Ghig said...

CONGRATS on your well deserved win at Muse!
I can't believe I missed seeing this awesome card! Such a great CASE of Vicki's card, and so perfect for Father's Day, Cornelia!