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Tuesday, June 14, 2016

June Nacho Blog Hop

A friend posted this picture on FB of White Sands, NM. I decided to see if I could make a card with a masculine flavor using this image as my inspiration. What do you think? Did I capture it? Here's my card:

I really had fun doing this. I have seen others be inspired by magazine ads or pictures but I had never attempted it.The challenge was to accomplish it with current stamps and colors. Actually, not too hard. I used In the Meadow for the mountains, grass and main plant and Thoughtful Banners for the Sentiment. My base card is Sahara Sand. I can't tell you all the different colors I used to achieve the look I was after, but the colors in my scan are not as vivid as the actual card-especially the greens. The back green is Garden Green and the front is Always Artichoke. Hope you are challenged to CASE something!

You can head back to Leilani's Blog to catch her always excellent artwork at:

http://www.lanistamps.com/leilanis_weblog/2016/06/june-nacho-blog-hop-masculine-cards.html

or head on over to Tammy's Blog and enjoy the eye candy she has for us this month:

http://www.stampwithtammy.com/2016/06/nacho-average-blog-hop-all-about-the-men.html