Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Thanks with colorful flowers

Today I have a card for the HLS September Sketch Challenge and Virginia's View Challenge.
As I saw the sketch of the Happy Little Stampers on Gloria's blog, it reminded me of traditional korean windows with wooden lattice. And I decided to try to make a card for the challenge.

At first I made a cutting file using the sketch as it is for the look of an wooden lattice, cut it with Cricut three times in white cardstock and cut once in kraft cardstock.  I stamped woodgrain pattern on the kraft lattice in brown. The sentiment is stamped on the card base in black and clear heat embossed. I adhered the lattice in layer for some dimension on the card base. I then punched flowers out of a cardstock which I colored using colored pencils, curled up the petals and glued them on the card as shown in the picture. I chose orange instead of green from the sketch at HLS. I added glossy accents on the center of the  flowers for some shine :).

I missed white korean traditional paper with subtle texture and stamps in korean. It would have been great if I could use some of them.
Here is the card.


Virginia's View Challenge.: Geometric Patterns
SimonSaysStamp Wednesday Challenge: Make It Colorful

Thank you for stopping by!
Wishing you a good start into September!


Anonymous said...

This is absolutely lovely, TaeEun. Oh wow! So pretty. Perfect combination the challenges too. Sweet! Thanks for playing along at HLS' Sketch Challenge for September! Melissa - DT

Loll said...

The is so pretty TaeEun. Love your take on the sketch. Thanks for playing along at Happy Little Stampers.

Gloria Lee said...

너무 이뻐요^^
크리컷으로 커팅하셨나봐요. 저는 크리컷이 없어 잘 모르겠지만 굉장히 공들여서 커팅하셨다는 생각이 드네요.
제 카드를 보고 만드셨다니 너무 기분이 좋네요^^
태은님은 영어를 잘하셔서 너무 부러워요.
저도 길게 설명해서 쓰고 싶은데, 영어가 짧아서 힘드네요 ㅎㅎ
아참, CASology 에서 HM 되신것 너무 축하드려요!!
앞으로도 챌린지에서 좋은결과 많이 있으시면 좋겠어요^^

TaeEun said...

이렇게 많은 칭찬을 한꺼번에 듣다니! 감사합니다^^ ! 다이들이 너무 비싸서 애초에 크리컷을 샀어요. 자유롭게 자를 수 있는 건 정말 좋은데 잘린 모양은 다이가 훨씬 예뻐서 다이가 자꾸 사고 싶어져요. 영어는 저도 힘들어요. 주로 밤에 카드를 만들고 글을 쓰는데 포스트 하나가 두 세 시간 걸려서 요즘 수면 부족이랍니다ㅠㅠ.

Kylie said...

I adore your take on the sketch. Beautifully composed card! Love the flowers. Thanks so much for playing along at Happy Little Stampers xx

Leigh Penner said...

Oh, this is so pretty and fun! Great design!

Mac Mable said...

What a clever interpretation on the sketch challenge, so very creative. Really pretty and delicate, very clever card.

jenn shurkus said...

this is beautiful! thank you for playing along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!!

Birgit said...

This is simply darling! Love your bright little clusters of flowers!! Thanks so much for joining the Happy Little Stampers September challenge.