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Sunday, July 12, 2015

Water Shaker card + video

Hi ya friends,
 I have a couple of cards to share today.
The first, is something I have been playing with since I opened my FUSE tool.
Here's my card:
 I water colored the tulips with Distress Inks. I took those same colors to create the wash that's on the bottom part of the card. Now those tulips will last for a while because they're in fresh WATER!
Yup! This is a water shaker card *Ü*

Here's a different peek:
 I die cut the word "Thanks" from fun foam left over from the shaker pieces. I have all the deets coming up...

I used this week's Mojo Monday sketch for my card:

Here's my second card:
I also water colored this hydrangea image with Distress Inks. I added little pearls to the centers with my Viva Decor pen. I die cut a heart from the jar to create a shaker element.

Here's another peek:
This one has pretty iridescent sequins that mimic the colors of the hydrangea *Ü*

Here's the video: It's broken up into two parts. Part 1 is the creation of the shaker and part 2 is the simple way I watercolored the image. You can watch it below or on YouTube HERE.


I'll play along in the following challenges:
Polkadoodles: Add Embossing
Sister Act: #114: Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday #381: Ladies Only
Loves Rubberstamps #159: Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly: Anything Goes
Tuesday Throwdown #252: No patterned paper
Craft Your Passion #269: Anything Goes

That's it for now...Thanks so much for stopping by *Ü*
Until next time!

The 411
Card #1Water Shaker Tulips
Stamps: Friendship Jar, Frienship Jar: Spring Fillers- Papertrey Ink
Ink: Versamark ink. Distress Inks: Wild Honey, Picked Raspberry, Worn Lipstick, Twisted Citron, Mowed Lawn
Paper: Pistachio Pudding cs, Bashful Blue cs, Vellum cs-SU. Neenah solar white cs. Ranger water color cs.
Tools: Friendship Jar Shaker dies, Friendship Jar Tulips die- PTI. "Thanks" die-Impression Obsession. Chevron embossing folder-Darice. Honeycomb embossing folder-Tim Holtz
Other: Sequins, ribbon, trading card pocket page

Card #2 Hydrangea
Stamps: Friendship Jar: Summer Fillers-PTI
Ink: Versamark ink. London Fog-Memento. Distress Inks: Milled Lavender, Tumbled Glass, Twisted Citron, Mowed Lawn
Paper: Pear Pizzazz-SU. Neenah Solar White cs. Ranger water color cs. acetate
Tools: Friendship Jar: Pint Jar-PTI. "Hello" die-Impression Obsession, Stitched Rectangle Dies-Lawn Fawn. Heart Nestabilities. Woodgrain embossing folder- The Paper Studio
Other: Twine-Maya Road, sequins, Viva Decor pen


16 comments:

  1. Karli serious
    I am not good at flower card
    and you did it sooo great
    I love the second one with that woodgrain BG paper...
    and my fav is the first card
    woooww you really put water
    clever genius and what should I say again
    I LOVE LOVE LOVE YOUR shaker card
    I did not do shaker card but I love to see it..
    I wish one day I get your water shaker card come in to my post box.. do you like to exchange card one time Karli?
    hugs,
    Monika

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    1. Thank you Monika! email me your info, I would luv to send you a card---you're a sweetie :)

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  2. So pretty! Love the great idea for a shaker card!!!! I love the both.
    Thank you for playing along with us at Loves Rubberstamps this week. Good luck!
    Nick

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  3. Wow, these are so beautiful, I love them! Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

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  4. These cards are gorgeous! I don't know what a Fuse tool is, but am looking forward to finding out on your upcoming video. Amazing!

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  5. I always love stopping by and seeing what you are up to. I have never heard of a shaker with water in it- how cool. Never heard of a fuse tool- and can you send the sealed water piece in the mail?

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    1. Thanks Shelly! I would hand deliver this one! *Ü* I would also create a vertical envelope (where the card would naturally be placed upright and stays upright.)

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  6. Fabulous designs, love them both!
    many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday Challenge this week!
    Debx

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  7. These are just gorgeous! Love the shakers! Thanks for playing along with Mojo Monday!

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  8. Fab make. Thanks for joining us in our Embossing challenge at Polkadoodles
    Anjie (Senior DT)

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  9. OMGosh--awesome cards and video! The water shaker idea is fabulous for the vase and you make the watercoloring look so easy. Thanks for sharing your beautiful cards/ideas and the informative video.

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  10. Fabulous creation, love it and perfect for our challenge. Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles Wendy (DT).xx

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  11. What a classy creation, Karli! The shaker vase is a genius idea - LOVE it. Thanks for playing along with Polkadoodles Add Some Embossing challenge .
    x Asha (DT)

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  12. Your water shaker....cutest card I've ever seen! Your talent and creativity are amazing!!

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  13. So cute and sweet card. Thanks for joining us in our Add some embossing at Polkadoodles Hugs Agnieszka DT

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  14. Congratulations, Karli, for being this week's Featured Stamper! I love this card and loved watching the video! Enjoy your week...off to visit more of your gallery! Hugs!

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