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Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Mixing It Up, Part I

It's a rainy Tuesday here, so it seems like a fine time to post a couple of cards for the current Ellen Hutson Mix It Up challenge! The latest challenge is to mix some Winnie and Walter goodies with Essentials by Ellen. For the first card, I kept things relatively clean and simple:


I think this is pretty cute! My bear is coloured with markers, while the sentiment is watercoloured for a nice soft look. I liked the interest leaving the elements off-centre adds to the card. (It does for me, at least. :D) 


This card also fits two other current challenges: Shopping Our Stash's What's the Good Word challenge (use die cut words) and Happy Little Stampers Anything Goes with Dies
Back later with a second card! 



     

Supplies: Bazzill marshmallow cardstock, Spectrum Noir cardstock, Strathmore watercolour paper, Essentials by Ellen All Inside stamps and dies, Winnie & Walter In a Word: Hugs die, Versafine smokey grey & Ranger classic cherry inks, Spectrum Noir markers, Kuretake Gansai watercolours, MFT blueprints 24 stitched rectangle die, glue dots

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7 comments:

Tracey McNeely said...

Super sweet, I just love this bear and the heart with the word is perfect!

Mimi said...

Yes... off-centered is just right-- it goes perfectly with the "bouncy" word die-- and on that note, thank you for sharing at SOS this week!

Maria A. said...

Oh my!!! I've never seen a more adorable bear!! Love how it's standing on this fabulous die cut word, beautifully water colored.
Thank you for joining us at SHOPPING OUR STASH, hope you come back and play again soon.
Hugs.
Maria Rodriguez.

Cornelia (fun stamping) said...

This is CAS perfection! Such a sweet bear and you set the scene just right! Thanks, Lindsey for playing with us at HLS!

Barbara Godden said...

Adorable polar bear super CAS card. thanks for playing along with us at Shopping Our Stash for the What's the Good Word challenge.

Chris Dring said...

That bear! He's so cute! Excellent pairing of that adorable bear with the hugs die! And yes, I agree, I like the off-centeredness of your element placement. Looks cool!
Oh, and again, thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!
(Yep, catching up on commenting)

Amy Seigler said...

Adorable card! Love the little bear. Thanks for playing with us at HLS!