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Saturday, June 10, 2017

CAS Watercolour JUNE Challenge & The Flower Challenge #9

And nothing says summer to me more than beautiful sunflowers!
I actually gold embossed the flowers and leaves and then used my zigs to watercolor them with yellow and oranges.  My sentiment is from PTI Quilted: Summer which I thought was very appropriate for this challenge.
The flowers are from Lawn Fawn: Our Friendship Grows
 
I was thinking of using the blue zig to color around the flowers, but I chickened out!
I am also entering this card in a new to me challenge called The Flower Challenge!
That is right up my alley because I LOVE making flower cards!
Happy weekend friends!
Heart Hugs, friends!



10 comments:

  1. Such a sunny and beautiful sunflower design, Colleen. TFS and joining us at CAS Watercolour. Hugs..

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  2. Your sunflowers are so bright and cheerful, Colleen. The perfect summer flower! Great watercolouring with your zigs. Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour! xx

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  3. What a happy card. It's like a great big smile and I love it.

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  4. Love this bright, lovely card Col. This is the second card with these fun little sunflowers that I have seen. I need to get mine out and make something. Great inspiration.

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  5. This is so pretty Colleen! I never think to heat emboss with other colors besides white before coloring an image! Thanks for the inspiration and your card does scream summer!

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  6. Beautiful water colored card with the sunflowers! Your lovely card will surely brighten the recipient's day!!

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  7. What a happy, sunny card, Colleen! Love those yellow flowers! Thanks so much for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour!

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  8. This is so bright and cheerful Colleen! I love it! I have everything I need to CAS it too, if you don't mind. I can never get enough of sunflowers.

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  9. Just beautiful Colleen...love your bright and beautiful flowers!

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  10. Such a bright and cheerful card. Thanks for joining us at The Flower Challenge. Cara DT x

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