Wednesday, 13 January 2016

Cute Hello Card in Cucumber Crush for #GDP018

Today's card is all about celebrating this warm weather we have been having this summer (down here in Oz). Although it has been on and off, hot, cold, rainy, sunny, windy, muggy - consider that a good day in the city of Melbourne - better known as '4 Seasons in one day' - and its no joke- that's a true fact!  I do enjoy our summer times, it means chill out time, relaxing holidays with our boys and that is always a great thing. I have used the new 'Project Life Memories in the Making' stamp set to create this funky Cucumber Crush card. As always the design team over at the Global Design Project have come up with another beauty of a challenge #GDP018
Here is my card! I deviated from the sketch in a couple of ways. I lengthened the square piece to a rectangle and shifted the circle all the way over the right to highlight a little 'hello'. I tried it in the middle of the card but it looked too balanced - a wanted a edgy look.
I hope you can see the shimmer I have added to the green circles using the new Wink of Stella Clear Glitter Brush - its amazing and is now a staple ingredient to all my cards from now on!
Try making this card! Here are the measurements for you:
  • Aussie C6 card base in Whisper White Thick cardstock
  • Cucumber Crush Frame 3-3/4" x 5-1/2"
  • Whisper White Panel 3-1/2" x 5-1/4"
Be inspired with this colour combination, feel free to share and pin it!

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  1. Lovely - as always Caroline. 😊

  2. Sorry autocorrect corrected your name... 😑

  3. Love your "edgy" card Carolina, especially the use of just one colour! I love this stamp set too but have struggled to use it, so thanks for the ideas on this terrific card! Thanks so much for playing at Global Design Project with us!

  4. Awesome Carolina - Wow you have done amazing things with that Cucumber Crush. What a cool card. I am loving the wink of stella too! The best. Love your interpretation of the sketch this week. Thank you so much for playing along with this week's Global Design Project challenge! Look forward to seeing you play along with us again.

  5. What a fun card, Carolina! Love how you've stretched the sketch to make it work for the aesthetic you wanted. Bravo! Thank you so much for playing along with this week's Global Design Project Sketch Challenge!

  6. Very cute, Carolina. I love the stamped background. Thanks for joining us at Global Design Project.


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