Friday 15 May 2015

Uniko Studio - Challenge #21

Morning Crafty pals it's time for a new challenge at 

The theme is Flowers which ties in brilliantly with the
latest Flower Power set, released earlier this month.

We also have a birthday girl on the Design Team
 Beverley (Owner & Designer of Uniko) was celebrating yesterday
so this card will hopefully have found it's way to her door.

Card Recipe:

To begin with I've created a delicate wash using Tumbled Glass DI
onto Tim Holtz water-colour card before heat-embossing the outline florals
with Hero Arts Clear Sparkle embossing powder. 
The flowers are painted in Scattered Straw, Worn Lipstick and Wild Honey.
A 'Happy' die from Hero Arts is inlaid into the circular panel and then mounted on 3d foam.
 The 'birthday' is from Uniko Studio: Classic Numbers set

I hope you'll get chance to play along and do remember there's more fabulous
inspiration from the design team; details over on the Uniko Studio blog

We've got some extra super talent for this challenge too from 
Jane, Purplejetlovescrafts and Carol, JustMeC

These 2 ladies are loyal Uniko Studio followers and certainly
know how to showcase the sets so if you've never visited them before
please make sure you do and leave them some love.

As always thanks for popping in to view my cards
and I'll be back tomorrow with another challenge from 
Less is More

Bye for now!



  1. Wow - this is stunning. Love the bright, vibrant colours and your watercolouring is just fab. I do like the way you've used the inlaid die technique on the word happy, gives great dimension. Love it. xx

  2. What a great design Sarah-and I love the bright zingy colours,they suit your design perfectly!
    Nessa xxx

  3. Oooh gorgeous card and super zingy colours too Sarah, love it ;) Viv xx

  4. That soft wash is so pretty and what a clever design with the dies....and the gold does look good x

  5. Running out of different adjectives to describe your creativity Sarah. As always you've rocked it!

  6. Perfect embossing, perfect colours, perfect design. :-) I like your amazing floral card.

  7. WOW! Loving the colours, the watercolours and the die cut technique & to have this awesome card sitting on my fireplace is even better :) Thank you so much for the birthday wishes. Hugs Bev x

  8. This is gorgeous, Sarah! Love the warm colours that you have used to watercolour with and the gold touches - perfect for Bev's birthday :)

  9. Sarah, this card is just beautiful, The gold finishes it off perfectly. Love it

  10. Gorgeous card, Sarah. Love the inlaid happy and the spotlight.

  11. Such a pretty card and love the wash of light blue for the background, really makes the flower colours pop!

  12. Sarah, what an honour for me to be co-guest designing with Jane, along with you and the rest of the DT for this challenge. Your water-coloured card - the colours, the design, the gold happy - is absolutely gorgeous! WOW!

  13. love how you designed your card, Sarah - gorgeous colors too! it's going on my PInterest board!!

  14. WOW.....this is beyond stunning! Love the techniques you used. You executed them perfectly ;)


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