Friday, April 17, 2015

Inspiration from a Photo

Welcome! Today I have a card inspired by the photo challenge at The House That Stamps Built shown on right. To create this card I used watercolor paper and distress inks to make the background and vellum for the Hot Air balloons.
What If ? Wednesday: A1525 Photo Inspiration Challenge
Simon Wednesday Challenge: Simon says Make Your Own Background...made with distress inks and watercolor paper.
Tuesday Throwdown: Challenge is All Clear-incorporate some clear material on your project - such as acetate, vellum, anything see-though.  Hot air Balloons made of Vellum.

Supplies: Repeat Impressions Hot Air Balloon and Sentiment Stamps, Versamark , White Embossing Powder, Vellum, Copics B26, R29, YG09,Y13, Memento Nautical Blue Ink, Distress Inks Stormy Sky, Forest Moss, Squeezed Lemonade, Special Marmalade, Watercolor Paper, Yellow CS, Glue, Foam Tape
Have a great day! I love reading your comments. Theresa


Patti J said...

Theresa, this is beautiful! You do such a great job with our inspiration photos! Thanks for joining us at The House that Stamps Built!

Sue said...

Beautiful background and a lovely take on the photo!

Kathy S said...

I agree with Patti - such spot on use of the photo this week and using RI stamps gets you an extra entry - woohoo. Great work and we appreciate you entering at The House that Stamps Built - good luck.

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

Wow, you nailed this! I love the inspiration you drew from, also.

Dr Sonia S V said...

WOW your balloons look gorgeous
Dr Sonia
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cheiron said...

Such a pretty inky background! Thank you so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog this week :)

Cheri said...

Theresa, this is awesome! I love your bg and using vellum really adds to the whole look from the inspiration. Love it! So glad you played along with the challenge at The House That Stamps Built.

Melissa Cash said...

Great card Theresa! I love how you stamped the balloons on vellum! Thank you so much for playing along with our challenge this week!