Opposites Attract!


This week's Flourishes Timeless Tuesday challenge involves opposites. For the challenge you had to create 2 cards that were opposites in their appearance using the same exact image.

Here's my sneak peek...
The image I chose to use is the evergreen & roses image from the Flourishes "Petals & Peace" stamp set.

My first card is a nontraditional coloured Christmas card. I used pinks, teals and white as my colour palette. I rounded all of my corners. I water coloured my white embossed image using Tattered Angels' mists. I also used a pin and some bingy flowers!

A Rosy Christmas

Supplies: stamps, Flourishes; die cuts, Spellbinders; branch punch, Martha Stewart; flowers, Jesse James; pin, Maya Road; inks, Tattered Angels Mists, Ranger, Versamark; cardstock, Papertrey Ink, Bazzill; other, thread, ribbon.

For my second card, I decided to remain monochromatic. So I embossed my image with silver embossing powder and left it uncoloured. I did add a little bit of ink around my edges and then created a layered look with simple white rustic cardstock from Papertrey Ink.

Silver & White Christmas

Supplies: stamps, Flourishes; die cuts, Spellbinders; inks, Ranger, Versamark; cardstock, Papertrey Ink; other, ribbon.

As you can see I'm a card making machine! I'm trying to catch up on all the holiday cards I have to make and send today! Thanks for stopping by!

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5 comments:

  1. Oh my Gosh, your cards are Super GORGEOUS!!! I love them both but that first one has me over the moon swooning all the way!! I love that white embossing then watercoloring it in! Love them both very much :)

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  2. Wow. Both cards look AMAZING! I love your take on the challenge. Thanks so much in participating in the Timeless Tuesday Challenge.
    Hugs and smiles

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  3. Allison, these are two gorgeous opposite cards! Fabbo look on both! Thanks for joining us...hugs and happy holidays, ~S~

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  4. STUNNING! BOTH of these cards are incredibly beautiful! Thanks for joining along with FTTC :)

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  5. How did I miss this one? They are beautiful. I love the image stamped in white. Thanks so much for playing at FTTC. :)

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Thanks for brightening my day. I read each and every comment.
Hugs,
Ally.