Thursday, September 8, 2011

Colour Block!


Hello everyone! I hope everyone’s doing great. I have a CAS card for you today based on the sketch at Skipping Stones Design.



The flower is handmade. It’s the same one I did a pictorial of at Yvonne’s blog.

This is so weird, everyone knows me as E.T. and Yvonne introduced me by my full name “Erum Tasneem”… I have got a couple of mails saying “We didn't know it was YOUR challenge, until we saw your picture”  LOL.Well now you know!

Tutorial for the flower is HERE. Just a day left to enter my “Ribbon Flower Challenge”.

I have another card based on the same sketch, just can’t  take a “right” picture… will try again tomorrow.

Happy crafting people.


ETA for ICR challenge: This card is for a friend whose birthday is coming up. She has been feeling a bit down hence the “see the flowers smiling” sentiment.

Challenges: SSD92, Wee Memories, ICR, Incy Wincy Designs


Jingle said...

This is absolutely beautiful! I love the bold colors and the flowers and string are perfect!

craftykitten said...

Hello E.T.
Another fabulous ribbon flower hun, I do love your handmade flowers, they always look so elegant.
Dawn xx

jimlynn said...

Just beautiful as always!! I'm so in love with that flower. I did check out your tutorial (which is fabulous by the way) and will have to try another one now. I've tried before and just got a lot of sticky and glue-y fingers and not a very pretty flower! Now I'm going to try the way you did one! Wish me luck. If it even comes out half as pretty as yours I'll be satisfied.

♥Gry said...

cool ;0)
Me liiike!

Hugs, Gry

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is gorgeous E.T your flower is amazing!!
Kevin xx

Natali said...

Wow!! Flower amazing!! Card is beautiful!!

kasthurirajam said...


Monika Wright said...

I adore the color blocking on your card, just from Wee Memories!

Romina's Cretive Crafts said...

wow !!the colors have been incorporated in such a nice way !! when will u give me tips on clicking the pics. please ??

Avni said...

Lovely & colourful! Love the texture on pink cardstock...Nice flower!
P.S. Thanks for your comment, u made my day...I hope I have not disappointed u by flower:D. Thanks for your inspiration....I forgot to mention in the post (was so excited)!:)

jo ( said...

Love it! The colors are absolutely gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with us at Skipping Stones Design! :)

Hussena said...

u have used the colors is such a lovely way and your flower is so gorgeous as usual.very very pretty card.

Tejal said...

Dang those flowers...doesn't look like I will make it in time for the challenge..never mind..will do it to attend H's bestie's engagement today!
Love this card for ICRC9, but it needs to portray celebrations..maybe you could add some description perhaps?

Love the color blocking..maybe you can explain what exactly it is? heard it quite a bit, but don't know!!

snehal watwe welde said...

Ok here is what i have to say about this card
1.Love the bold colours.
2.Please enlighten me on the color block...dunno what it is.
3.Love the beautiful flower and the ribbon.
4. And love the die cut and the floss.
I am sure your friend will be delighted to rec this one

alethea said...

YOur card is gorgeous!! Love that ribbon flower!! Thanks for entering my blog candy and putting it on Feline Playful!! Goodluck!! HUgsxx

asmita said...

wow superb card. new follower. like all cards. they are very inspiring.

Dora said...

Wow this is gorgeous, and so elegant. Love your handmade flower, it's a real eye catcher, love it xx

Stephenie said...

Very pretty card! Thank you for the tutorial. Now I will have to try to make beautiful flowers like yours!

Brandi said...

What a cute polka dot flower! Thanks for playing with us at Wee Memories Scrappy Saturday Challenge!

Handmade Creations by Stephanie said...

Wow this is amazing love what you did with the ribbon!!!Thanks for playing along with us at Wee memories

Dawnll - Dawn's Craft Place said...

Love the beautiful colors you used.
I always want to ask what settings you use to take pictures? Do you always take outside?
Love how great your pictures show.

Amy Sheffer said...

How gorgeous!! Love the bright colors and that amazing handmade flower! Great use of the Skipping Stones Design sketch, too ~ thanks for playing!

Shannan Teubner said...

This is such a great sketch for color blocking...fabulous card!!

Amy said...

The flower is gorgeous! Off to check out your tutorial!! Thanks for playing along with the Wee Memories Scrappy Saturday Challenge!!

Dr Sonia S V said...

Yes Erum I didnt know your name till recently do start signing as Erum!!

Lovely ribbon once again a superb flower love it


Karen B. said...

What a gorgeous take on the sketch, I love your bold color choices and your flower is beautiful. Thanks so much for joining us at Skipping Stones Design!

Crafterkhush said...

Ok.. I missed this post.. saw it on the ICR gallery and here I am this is me.. and am talking rubbish.. this is a super card.. I love the colours.. what is colour blocking?? and me finally made a flower for the challenge but the deadline had crossed so i have the flower.. :-)... well atleast i tried which was most important.. me wants to learn how u use such bold colours.. tips please..!!

Mandy said...

Oh wow beautiful card hun, I love the flower you've made, you are so my queen of CAS :)
hugs Mandy xx

Annette said...

This is an amazing flower, really stunning and such a great focal point. Thanks for joining our 'make your own flowers' at Incy Wincy this week.

By the way, I have candy if you're interested in entering!


Stephanie said...

Such an absolutely beautiful flower and card! Thanks for the tutorial, too! It's awesome having you join us over at SSD this week!

yyam said...

This is beautiful! Love the bold choice of colours! And that bloom is awesome of course! :)

P/s: Now people know your full name..*winks*.

Alyna said...

love love lov ur flower :). and the colors are soo cute too.
simple and pretty card.

Priya Sivaraj said...

hey !! what choice of colors!! bright n bold!! stunning card again!!

Wendy said...

Oh....this is gorgeous!!! Great job!!! All of the cards you made with this sketch are AWESOME!!!!

Stacey G.- 2 Craf-t-4u said...

Love the colors and that gorgeous polka dot flower too! Thank you so much for the tutorial, I hope to make one as beautiful as yours. Hope your family is safe from all that flooding.

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