Monday, April 16, 2012

Challenge #24, Show me your Favorite Technique

Happy Monday everyone. We have a wonderful challenge for you over at Through the Craftroom Door, Show me your Favorite Technique. You need to stop by and check out what the DT did, they really did an amazing job, I am so proud of them :) Our wonderful sponsor is Floppy Latte Designs and she is offering a $10.00 voucher to her store.

My favorite technique is distressing - distressing the card and distress Copic coloring.

Materials used:
Copics: B97/B95/B91/Colorless Blender/G24/G21/G20 - Oozak
Image: Pretty Sprig of Flowers - Floppy Latte Designs
Cryogen White card stock - Paper Temptress
Authentique paper: Journey - Oozak
Sizzix die - Flowers, Branches and Leaves Set
Roses - WOC
Ribbon - a gift from a dear friend (Colleen Holmes)
Zutter Distrezz-It-All
Mat - from my stash

Challenges entered:


  1. OK. this one literally took my breath away! wow girl! this is absolutely GORGEOUS.... GORGEOUS!!! your best one yet, if you ask me!

    i LOVE it!

    hugs :)

  2. Your card is absolutely gorgeous, Melanie! I love beautiful blue colors and the wonderfully colored flowers!

  3. Gorgeous card,love the blue shades and the fabulous colouring on the image.Really impressed with the Sizzik die and how you used it.Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations!

  4. Such a lovely card! Beautiful coloring on the flowers too! Thanks for joining us at 2 Sister's!!

  5. so very beautiful.... love the colors...

  6. Wow this is such a beautiful card. I love the flowers. Thanks so much for stopping by my blog. Blessing AJ!

  7. Beautiful work on that gorgeous flower!! Such a pretty card :)

  8. Thanks for joing us at Lexi this time. I love the colour palette & the flowers at lovely.

    Tracey DT

  9. Truly beautiful.Love all the blues and fabulous colouring.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  10. Your card is very pretty! I love all the blue and the distressed edges...very nice!

    Thank you for your sweet comment on my blog!


  11. An absolutely gorgeous card Melanie, fabulous colouring, I like the colours, the papers and those leaves.
    Kevin xx

  12. Very beautiful , I was looking at your past cards and you do very wonderful cards love the way you color your flowers, : ) Elisa

  13. Wow, Mel, your colouring is FAN. Tastic! xx

  14. Beautiful card and gorgeous coloring, Mel! Love the flowers. I'm so glad you shared it with us by submitting it to the "Punches & Die Cuts" challenge at Lexi's Creations. I hope you'll play along next time in our new challenge, too.
    NanaConnie DT

  15. I love the edges of this card. Is that what the Zutter does if so its now on my list of things to own. Makes a wonderful statement


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