Sunday, August 29, 2010

Stamps Only Sunday

Good Morning!  I hope your weekend is going really well.  I have a really fun card to share with you today that I made to participate with The Crafty Pad challenge which was to use pearls and Sunday Sketch and Stamp which was to use their great sketch.

This was a really fun card to make.  I pulled out some hoarded decorative paper from SU!.  Yay me!  I'm digging in the stash.

I also created the flowers by using Penny Duncan's roses SVG except that I only used the base of the petals in two different sizes to create these flowers.  They were really easy to make.  Penny, I hope I did you proud.  I added the pearls for the center - they are white, but using a Copic marker I "stained" them a bit.

Stamps/Ink:  Swiss Pixies Nora on a Swing, Amy R Spring Stamps Sentiments, Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Card Stock: Neenah Classic Crest, White & Cream (Recollections)
Paper:  Soft Sky decorative paper (SU!)
Copics:  B000, B60, B63, B97, B99, BV00, BV02, E00, E02, E33, E37, E53, E57, Y15, Y17,
  YR20, YR23, YG95
Tools:  Cricut/SCAL, SVG by Penny Duncan, Oval cutters (CM)
Embellishments:  Pearls (Recollections)

I hope you enjoy my card and that your Sunday is a blessed one.  Thanks for stopping by!

12 Encouraging Thoughts:

Theresa said...

Your card is just darling. I love the flowers!!

Anonymous said...

HECK YEAH you did girl....These are AWESOME!!!!! LOVE this card and you did an amazing job on the flowers!!!! GORGEOUS GORGEOUS GORGEOUS!!!!!! I can't wait to show this off on my blog!!!!!!

Debbie said...

Beautiful cards. Your Crafty Pad entry is gorgeous and I love the flowers you have made :)

Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Pad this week. :)


Paula said...

oh I love your flowers Mel

thanks for commenting on my blog, just to let you know I have some candy on my blog now

Paula xx

Jackie Randolph said...

Absolutely a gorgeous card!!! Your flowers are beautiful!!!

Sheri Gilson said...

Awww...this is fabulous!! Love it!!

1CardCreator said...

This is awesome! I love your flowers and I love how you cut the nestie out and left a larger piece for the background. Looks awesome! ~Diane

TinaB said...

Beautiful!stunning card! Thanks for playing at The Crafty Pad! Don't forget our other challenge over on the I Did It Forum :0) Hugs Tina (DT) xx

Claire said...

Gorgeous card Melissa, just love that image. Thanks for playing along this time with SS&S. Hugs, Claire x

Anonymous said...

Beautiful card! It's so neat how your frame for the little girl overlaps the tree branch and then the tree continues. Beautiful roses, too -- love how you shaded them with your markers! Hugs, Deedee

maxine said...

Lovely card thanks for joining us at The crafty pad

cardmaking bird said...

Such a sweet card and those flowers are gorgeous - you're so clever making them yourself!! Thanks for playing along with us at SS&S. Marie x

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