Weekend Makes

I had a chance to play along with some of my favourite challenges this weekend before we head out for our Father’s Day celebrations.

First up – Fusion Challenges – Floral Wall. and Paper Craft Crew Challenges #349.

I loved the sketch and decided to use the butterflies from the Stampin Up ‘Butterfly Wishes’ stamp set. I used some Catherine Pooler Design inks, punched them out and roughly layered on my white card base.

Next, Freshly Made Sketches #400 – what a fabulous milestone.

I used a new die from Paper Roses for the center of my panel (over a sponged background) and a sentiment from Taylored Expressions.

Next up, CAS Colours & Sketches #336 and Global Design Project #204.

I was inspired by the three main flowers on Kerstin’s card and decided to place my flowers in the position of the stars from the sketch. I used a set from Simon Says Stamp called ‘Delicate Flowers’ which I coloured with my Stampin Blends and cut out on my Scan’n’Cut.

Lastly is a card for TGIF Challenges #227.

I created an alcohol ink background on some transparent Yupo which really makes the colours pop when overlaid on a white card base. I used a sentiment form Simon Says Stamp ‘Big Birthday Wishes’ which I heat embossed in silver embossing powder.

Well, that’s it for today – off for Father’s Day lunch. Enjoy the rest of your weekend and thanks for stopping by.

19 thoughts on “Weekend Makes”

  1. A great weekends crafting Tristan. That alcohol background is stunning. Just so incredible. Your other three cards are just as stunning too. Those butterflies are beautiful and as I love purple, that flower is perfect. And your die cut card is inspiring.

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  2. Wow a gorgeous gallery of cards! Beautiful butterflies, gorgeous inlaid panel, lovely purple flower, and totally wow alcohol background! Glad you shared some at Fusion and FMS!

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  3. So much beautiful eye candy! I love how you layered those sweet butterflies and your color palette is so pretty, Tristan! Beautiful ink blending on your die cut panel and coloring on your bloom…I also love your alcohol inking on your last card…Enjoy your Father’s Day celebration! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Fusion!

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  4. What a beautiful set of cards! I love that delicate die you’ve used and your take on the sketch! So elegant! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches to celebrate our 400th Sketch!

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