Tuesday, April 12, 2016

HLS April CASE the Designer - Joyce Mehrberg

Hello friends.  I have been seeing some absolutely stunning cards from the challenge over at Happy Little Stampers April CASE the Designer - Joyce Mehrberg, and just had to try my hand at it!  Here is Joyce's card:


And here is my CASE of Joyce's card:

 
 
I started with a PTI's Peonies On Parade watercolor panel and a Lil Inkers Stitched Rectangle die and cut out the center of the watercolor panel.  Next I watercolored the flowers and leaves on this center cut out panel using my Aqua Painter and Orange Zest, Raspberry Fizz, & Simply Chartreuse inks.  After piecing the two pieces back together, I used SSS's Prayers stamp and die set for my sentiment.  This really is a fun technique, and totally makes a BIG statement with the black and white border and colorful inside panel...thanks Joyce for such an inspiring card to CASE!!  :0)
 
                                   
 
 
You can check out all the CASE's of Joyce's beautiful card and play along right HERE. 
 
Thanks so much for stopping by today...I love it when you do!  :0)
 
 
 

10 comments:

  1. Gorgeous Marcia! These peonies are beautifully done in water colors. Makes me wish I had gotten the peonies... my enabling friend. ;0)

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  2. So glad the light finally came to your neck of the woods! Just beautiful watercoloring, and love how you used the sentiment die! Enjoy the sunshine!!!

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  3. Hey little fellow-Michigander! So happy that Bobby introduced me to your blog! Gorgeous card!!! I hope we can get together one day!!
    =] Michele

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  4. Love this Marcia!! those flowers are fun to color with water colors! I love this technique too, hope I remember to use it more often!

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  5. So pretty Marcia. Great take on Joyce's card.
    Love your watercoloring. I have had problems trying to watercolor those pages.

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  6. Oh my, I am simply in love with your gorgeous card. Love all those pretty peonies and how you selectively colored the center panel. Such a pretty riot of colors--really looks like spring and summer. Thanks so very much for playing along at HLS Case the Designer and for CASEing me.

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  7. Your card turned out beautifully!! I love everything about it! Superb!!!

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  8. What a gorgeous card Marcia and such a great take on Joyce's lovely card. I love the striking die cut sentiment - it really pops.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Happy Little Stampers and I hope you will join us again soon.
    Hugs
    Carol x

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  9. Your card is simply gorgeous!
    Just love it!
    Thank you for joining us at Happy Little Stampers April CASE challenge!
    Hugs,
    Gloria

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