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STAMPlorations Inspiration Project #31

Hi Everyone, its INSPIRATION day again at STAMPlorations

Again our wonderful DT made some beautiful cards to entice you playing with your stamps or stencils - STAMPlorations or otherwise. And perhaps I can also inspire you to play along with us!

I totally LOVE Deepti's Lotus Love set - had to make another card:



I heat embossed, masked and sponged and that is the result. I did not put a sentiment on it - perhaps later or I just leave it as it is. Probably just leave it. Did not want to detract from that little tranquil scene. I cut my grey card stock a bit to balance out the card.


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And here you get another view:





So, if you are up for it - CASE my card or any other card and link it up HERE over at STAMPlorations. The InLinkz gallery  will be open until the 5th of September - gives you plenty of time! One winner will be randomly drawn from all entries to win a $15 gift certificate or their choice of any 2 ARTplorations stencils.

Linking up with
The Artistic Stamper - anything Goes
Happy Little Stampers - CAS masking
  THe Artistic Stamper Craft Store Blog



Comments

Vicki Dutcher said…
WOW! This is so awesome! LOVE the glowing pop of color
Tanja said…
wow - die ist ja toll geworden
Hannelie said…
This makes a fabulous statement Cornelia! That pretty flower just pop against the dark background!
Amazing card!
Flo said…
Wie hast du diesen Hintergrund hinbekommen???
Das ist ja großartig!!!
Eigentlich weiß ich keinen Ausdruck für diese Karte.
Ich bin einfach nur baff!!!
Diese linke Blüte bringt die ganze Komposition zum Leuchten.
Klasse!!!
Liebe Grüße
Julie B said…
This is stunning Cornelia, love the grey pink combo. :)
conil said…
OMG. OMG. OMG. I have no other words except, can't wait to receive my stamp set.
Monika Skinner said…
This is so elegant, Cornelia. Love the pop of pink! ☺ xxx
Tammy said…
WOW this is gorgeous, I love the touch of color!
Tammy x
Kara Lynne said…
Very dramatic and gorgeous! I love that pink in the midst of it all!
Gorgeous effect on this Cornelia-really makes that pretty pink flower "pop"!
Nessa xxx
Marianne said…
Such a dramatic effect. Love the pop of soft pink against the grey/black cardstock and the white silhouettes.
hellerlittle said…
OMG... was für eine Pracht, durch ein wenig gibst du dem Ganzem so eine wunderbare Leuchtkraft
- einfach herrlich schön anzusehen
LG hellerlittle
Gemma Hynes said…
Love the pop of pink in this piece, thank you for joining the Artistic Stampers challenge this month.
Kristie Goulet said…
Stunning card, Cornelia! LOVE!
papierelle said…
Wow, Hammer, großartig, Wahnsinn ... ich geh' noch nach mehr Superlativen suchen!!!
LG Gundi
Oh my Cornelia! This is simply stunning!! TFS. Have a lovely evening! Hazel xx
Kim Heggins said…
Oh my goodness....this is one amazing card Cornelia! Your black shading and inking is perfection. Just love the incredible look your created.
Loll said…
Wow ... amazing design Cornelia. Love how dramatic the pink looks with the dark gray. So inspiring! xx
Linda said…
This is simply stunning! Thanks for playing along at Happy Little Stampers ........ Linda xx
Lena_J said…
This card look so amazing. I love it. And you actually made some life in black and grey, that is good work ;-)
Sazzle Dazzle said…
AWESOME! Inspirational! and SOOOOOO gorgeous! x
Monika Reeck said…
Looks so dramatic my friend
and the touch of the pink is perfect
PERFECT card with black and grey color
Love your masking
and this is a PERFECT card for maybe a simpathy card or can be also birthday card
you decided Cornelia
LUV THIS SO MUCH you are so great at using black on a card my friend
hugs
Monika
Shona Chambers said…
How did you do this?? Is it just a normal black ink?? Whatever you did its outstanding!!
Deepti said…
Oh my goodness! These delights me to the core :) I am so flattered to see the way you used lotus love, thank you for making such a stunningaster piece :)
Anita in France said…
Gasp, Cornelia ... this is spectacular ... simply spectacular! Hugs, Anita :)
Toni said…
This is so cool! Very dramatic!

Toni
HLS CAS DT
cm said…
I have nothing original to add, because you're rendered me speechless. Only one word: STUNNING! Major STUNNING!
hugs~c
Manuela said…
Die Karte sieht super aus!
Barb Ghig said…
I'm really ashamed to say that I just saw this GORGEOUS card for the first time! You have done an amazing job, Cornelia! I love the pop of pink against your stunning background so much! Absolutely, positively exquisite work of art!!!
maria f. said…
What a fabulout design and execution!

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