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Monday, March 28, 2016

You are my Most Favorite

Hi Everyone,

Conil from Which Craft? inspired me to play along with the Ellen Hudson pin sights challenge. She made the most gorgeous card - you have to go over and see it! Initially I was not thrilled about the colors - a bit drab....but after seeing her card I gave it a try.

I made the background paper with water color. Added the sentiment (Neat&Tangled) and the die cuts (Ellen Hutson)

 As you can see, I also added some splatters, Washi tape and enamel dots. My husband thought its too busy. Perhaps he is right.

I think its okay - it does not always have to be CAS, right?

Also linking up with:
Snippets Playground - use a snippet (green flowers)

Happy stamping!


Suchi said...

Nope it does not have to be CAS :) You have made such a brilliant card with that inspirational pic! Totally loved it Cornelia! :)
Suchi xx

papierelle said...

Eine traumhaft schöne Farbkombi und eine noch schönere Karte!!
LG Gundi

Mac Mable said...

No really doesn't have to be CAS and I love it! Gorgeous how you've used the colours, the water coloured striped background and all the elements make one fabby card....Maybe we shouldn't always show our Husbands our finished card...That's caught me out before too. Had a little chuckle about that x

Gay Peplow said...

Cool colours and you're right it doesn't have to be CAS good design works everytime for me, LOVE it !! :D

Di said...

Hi Cornelia!

Anything you make is always great in my book. I suspect your beloved hubs is used to more CAS cards from you - this one is lovely with the little more detail for a change.

Ha! Now try vintage to send him running for the hills! :)


Di xx

Susanne Vargas said...

Schon witzig, dass wir gleich hintereinander gepostet haben! Deine Karte ist toll! Nicht CAS, das stimmt, aber du "darfst" ja auch mal was anderes probieren... ;) Ich mag die Streifen!

conil said...

I think it was a matter of opinion, it doesn't look too busy to me...it looks spectacular. Honestly gorgeous. Initially,wasn't sure about the colors myself, so kind of ignored them. But yous has incorporated them all and beautifully. Thanks so much for the shout out, it's much appreciated.

Ruth said...

I think it's a great card from difficult colours - they wouldn't be what I chose off hand! I don't think it's too busy at all either. I love the streaks of blue on the background mixed with the gold down the side. xx

Di said...

Just spotted your response to my comment - sniggering here! Why not link up into the Playground - now I BET that CAS die I have on offer as a prize would meet with the Bosses approval :)

Been to dentist today for a back tooth filling - why do I now feel my grin is as wide as a Muppet's? :(


Di xx

Kim Heggins said...

Wow...love your card! So amazing and I love all your incredible details too.

SARN said...

I LOVE the look of this card Cornelia. The colours are great and, of course, I love ANYTHING with splatters on it!

Hugs, Sarn xxx

Darnell J Knauss said...

I'm sure you made Coni proud of this stunning card inspired by her inspiration of Ellen's board! You are both outstanding card art designers! Enjoy your day! Hugs, Darnell

Monica Maier said...

Love it Cornelia! I don't think it's too busy, I think its fun!

Monika Reeck said...

what fuer eine Karte
so inspiring so stunning and so gold
the color is past zusammen seeehr gut
I adore this card
do I get one for my bday (10 April ..hint hehe) similar with this colors waere super
you made this card looks so FANTASTIC Cornelia
again winner card

Anita in France said...

Not too busy at all, Cornelia ... rather spectacular, actually ... you've worked magic with that colour palette ... the soft watercolour stripes, the shimmer and that gorgeous gold combine to make such a delicious card! Hugs, Anita :)