Sunday, November 10, 2013

Week #2 Inspired by: Happy Thanksgiving


This is week #2  of challenge 
Inspired By: Thanksgiving

Hi  Everyone, 
it is my design day over at Creative Inspirations paint  with today's inspiration 
challenge for you:

Here's you  go

I got the image from the silhoutee store and the background paper is from heartfelt creations. The card stock that I painted on is AC white. I love it it is a cool white and all the paints worked beautifully with it

Here is a close up of the leaf

I like adding water and then dropping my colors on the paper the real key is to stop leave the paint alone and then let it do what it does best

I used raw sienna, burnt sienna, and burgundy creative inspirations shimmering paints.  I also used white, metallic copper and platinum Deliquesce. This was stamped and painted on white card stock then  mounted on kraft card stock.

I hope you have enjoyed my project and will play along with this week's challenge!!
Remember you do not need to use CI Paints on your projects but if you have them we would LOVE to see how you used them!!
As always thanks for stopping by and
have a great and blessed  week!

to enter the challenge
General Challenge Rules

Each week you will be given a challenge to find inspiration in/from what ever the challenge theme is... you can be as literal or abstract in your inspiration as you want....Just make sure you can tie it back to the theme! Challenge closes at 6:00pm Eastern on Saturday.
You will always be able to jump back to the current challenge by clicking the "Current Challenge" link in our sidebar. The rules can always be found by clicking the tab "Challenge Rules" at the top of the page.
You do not need to use the Creative Inspirations Paints in your project, however, if you do, tell us which colors you used, and your name will go in the drawing twice! Each month, one person will win 5 jars of paint in the colors of their choice. The winner will be randomly drawn from all the people who have played that month, so make sure to join in on our challenges each week!


  1. Beautiful thanksgiving card Diana. I saw this on MIM..Loz

  2. Fabulous card
    we can be so thankful
    for many things
    hugs Tamara

  3. Lovely card, painting is very pretty! Spotted it on MIM xx

  4. Love the effect you've created with paint on this card. The colors blend together so beautifully! I hopped over from MIM to visit..

  5. Stunning leaf image with your inspirational "go with the flow " colouring technique .Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday

  6. Stunning card! Stopped by from MIM for a closer look!


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