6.14.2012

FLLC June Release Noon Challenge 2

June 2012 - Arts & Letters Challenge

Welcome to the FLLC June Release Noon Time Challenge 2 (FLLCJUNERW2)!!

Letters in Bloom set was just announced to at FLLC June Release Day 2!! Have you checked all of the fabulous samples from the FLLC DT? If not, you may want to visit the Flourishes blog as soon as you finish reading this post!

Today’s Noon Challenge is for Letters in Blooms and quite a simple one – Make art out of…Letters! Whether it’s a simple monogram, or a decorative word to share – the highlight of the card or creation has to be all about Letters! If you upload to SCS, please use the keyword FLLCJUNERW2. All entries need to be in by June 15th at 5PM EST in order to be in the running to win our Jun release!

 

 

Here is my challenge project :)

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I made a décor piece for a book shelf I usually display my creations :) I used the letters, H-O-M-E from Letters in Blooms. They were stamped with Memento tuxedo black on classic white cardstock and colored with Copic markers. Then they were die cut with SB Square Nestabilities. Each mat was layered on the panel of SB scalloped square Nestabiliteis and they were layered on the panel of SB lacey square Nestabilities. The base was used 6'” x 6” scalloped square chipboard and I painted with acrylic paint. The rest of the décor piece was created with BG designer papers and colored cardstock. The flower clusters were die cut with SB Bitty Blossoms and Foliage dies. I stamped the sentiment from On the Porch with the black ink and die cut with SB Fancy Tags. Then the tag was sponged with Memento bamboo leaves with blending tool and adhered on the décor piece to finish off.

 

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Copic colors I used for this project:

(Lighter shades only)

and B95, 93 and V15

 

 

Be sure to check out other FLLC DT creations too!

 

 

 

Stamps: Letters in Blooms (Flourishes)
Paper: classic white cardstock (Flourishes), designer papers (BG) colored cardstock
Ink: Memento tuxedo black, bamboo leaves, cantaloupe (Tsukineko), Copic marker 
Accessories: rhinestones, chipboard 
Tools: Spellbinders Nestabilities – squares, scalloped squares, lacey squares, Labels – fancy tags, Shapabilities – bitty blossoms, foliage, EK corner rounder punch

 

 

Thank you for stopping by.

Maki

8 comments:

Amanda said...

I love what you created with your letters, Maki! It's Beautiful! I love how you dressed it up and the papers you used, it all looks so pretty :) You did a great job coloring your letters in, too. So soft and delicate! :)

~ Amanda :)

Cindy Lawrence said...

Wow! Maki, now that is a work of ART! Gorgeous, rich colors and beautiful details!

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Beautiful colors, awesome flowers and this will look perfect on your book shelf!

ChristineCreations said...

MMM so pretty and what great dimension Maki! I did something a little bit like this for a design tomorrow. I love the ability to make words now!

Lisa Novak said...

Awesome! I just love those letters! So versatile!

Julie Koerber said...

What a fabulous idea! I love this and love how the sentiment helps "tell the story!" Beautiful creation Maki!!

Anne-Elise said...

Great idea, Maki! Love your beautiful card with the gorgeous flowers!

Denise Marzec said...

Gorgeous colors and I love how you spelled out H-O-M-E....very sweet!

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