Happy Holi

Hello All,

Here comes a series of posts on my latest cards.

The first one is a simple card for Holi, which would do justice only by having a lot of colors!



I've used a technique that I learnt during my school days, blow painting :)
Choose your favorite distress inks, mist water and dribble a bit on to the paper. Blow the paint using a straw or the outer cover of a refill pen, to different directions. Go on until you get the desired results, believe me its too simple to do but you get a colorful outcome!

I've trimmed the card to the required size and attached to a red cs, which in turn is attached to the main white base cs using foam tape.

I cut out a circle using rotary cutter and stamped multi color stars onto it. Next I stamped the sentiment and tag outline on a white cs, added it to red cs.

I've run a silver ribbon around and attached the sentiment to the main card using foam tape.

Linking the card to the below contests.
1. HobbyMela - Holi contest
2. Ranganjali - March contest - Watercolors
3. FabNFunky Challenges - Challenge 295
4. ColorQ - Challenge 232
5. Penny's Challenges - Challenge 268
6. Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends - Challenge 29
7. TTCRD - Anything Goes March 8-14
8. Creative Inspirations - Challenge 246
9. Not Just Cards Challenges - #30 March challenge
10. 2 Creative Chicks - Showcase 8

Thanks for stopping by, hope you like my card! Do let me know your feedback.
Have a nice day :)

Comments

  1. Such a fun card - I love the technique you've used. Thank you for joining us at Fab'n Funky.
    Alison x

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  2. Love your wonderful inked background. Such a colorful card. Thanks so much for playing along at ColourQ this week.

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  3. Gosh that brings back memories of childhood! What a fabulous card using this technique. Thank you for joining in the Anything Goes challenge at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends.

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  4. So fun and creative. Well done. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty.
    Amy-DT

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  5. What a fun card! Thank you for sharing with us at TTCRD,

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  6. Very pretty! Thanks for joining us at 2 Creative Chicks.
    DT Janis
    Sunny Day Crafting, Photo Inspiration Chs
    Paper Play Sketches, Sketch Chs

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  7. Great work thanks for joining us at Fab n Funky xx Jan DT

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  8. So adorable! Super cool background. Love the image and all your details, fabulous. Thanks for sharing it with us at Penny’s, hope to see you again!
    Jennifer
    Simply Papercraft DT
    Creative Knockouts DT
    Aud Sentiments DT
    Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge DT
    Kitty Bee Designs DT
    JessicaLynnOriginal.com DT

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  9. Thank you for linking this post to our Holi Giveaway. You are a WINNER. Congratulations. you were chosen by random draw and its announced in the post - http://artsycraftsymom.com/diy-holi-gift-tags/
    To claim the prize, please drop me a mail with your full name, address & mobile number at artsycraftsymom(at)outlook.com
    Thanks,
    Shruti

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    1. Thank you so much Shruti :) Made my day :)

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  10. So creative of you to use simple technique to create a beautiful card! Good to revisit old, simple techniques once in a while! Thanks for participating in Ranganjali's march challenge. Hope you participate again.

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