Recognition

Saturday, 9 April 2016

Neon Colours.....

Here is today's card.....
Vibrant and very Neon....
I was inspired by Curtain Call inspiration Challenge Photo........
I was inspired by the Neon colours and the 'open' metal work on the pineapple.

I die cut the top corner with an 'open' honeycomb die onto white card stock.
I die cut it again onto green neon card and again onto neon felt.
I inlaid some of  card and some of the felt.
I loved how it looked....although inlaid it had texture to it.

I die cut the pink neon flower in felt and inlaid that too.
The line die flower was cut in neon green card and popped on top.
To finish I added the yellow felt flower to the centre and a green dot.
The sentiment was stamped in black archival ink 
and finished with a snippet of the white honey comb die.

 This gave me the inspiration to inlay some of the die pieces with card and felt.
I always think of inlay die cuts being flat, as I had never thought 
to use anything but card for them before.

There was a lot of experimenting with this card 
and lots of neon colours and shapes to use at a later date!
Crafty Hugs x
Challenges to enter.....
Curtain Call  - Neon Nicknacks inspiration photo
Addicted to CAS - In Laid Die (s)
Happy Little Stampers - Ongoing Challenge-I have used HLS Sentiment Birthday stamp
Seize The Birthday - Birthday with the optional Topping of Floral 







19 comments:

  1. Love the bright colors, and the mix of textures!

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  2. Lovely card - such beautiful bright colours and a great design. xx

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  3. Gorgeousness Mac, I love the use of felt here, I have tons of felt in my stash, but don't use much on my cards, you have inspired me to try this out.

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  4. What a perfect card for the challenge! I love the inlaid felt flower! Never thought to use felt to inlay ... And the dimension is wonderful ... Another winner for sure!

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  5. Very creative use of felt. The colors are fantastic.

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  6. Hi Mac :-) Great card! I love these little felt elements that so softly emerge card giving more dimension. This is a sensational idea to use in places other material.
    hugs,
    BozenA

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  7. Wow!! this is amazing! I love your use of felt for your flower!and the honeycomb! what a brilliant idea : ) Then the tiny bit of embossed honeycomb in the lower right corner!! gee you really have a show stopper here!

    The black sentiment really pops against your white cs!! I'm so excited that you joined the Seize the Birthday challenge!! : ) your card is a fantastic addition to the gallery!

    Patti

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  8. So bright and all around awesome!!! Love the flower!

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  9. Absolutely love that bold bloom! Gorgeous card and great take on the inspiration photo!

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  10. Love these beautiful colors and the ways you've used them! Great variation of texture and dimension!

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  11. WOW ... gorgeous colours Mac! Love the bright and cheerful this card is. And I love the idea of using felt with inlaying. Gives it some lovely texture and depth. :) Beautiful design too. xx

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  12. What fabulous neon colors and love the idea of inlaying felt.

    Hugs Diane

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  13. Oh, I love this bright bloom! Fabulous take on the inspiration photo!

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  14. Fabulously done using the colours!! Love the flower!! Thanks for joining us at The Curtain Call.

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  15. Such a pretty card! Really loving the felt on this project! I think I need to get to the craft store and buy me some felt! Thanks for playing along with us at Seize the Birthday and have a wonderful day!

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  16. Super card! Those neon colours really zing and you've managed to get great texture in too.
    Sharon xx

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  17. So pretty. Love the neon colors. Thanks so much for joining us at Seize the Birthday.

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  18. Such a fun and sweet card!! Thanks for joining us at Little Tangles!

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