Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Happy for you.

June-26-2010-sketchHello my wonderful friends! Last night I inked my fingers, yay! felt so good!! Summer is here and DD and I are spending time outside, working primarily in our garden, I have a lot of lettuce and some little tomatoes are showing up, so excited! I promise to share pictures later. DD loves to run around the sprinkles and get crazy, LOL.

Anyway, this is the card I made last night. I used the new paper from BasicGrey "Cappella". The stamps I used are from "Botanicals" set. I inked all the edges and then distressed them. For the image I used the Embossing Resist Technique and I added some Pretty pearls around.


Happy for you

Happy for you

Card recipe:
Card Stock: Fresh Asparagus, Layering Ivory (Gina K. Designs)
Stamps: Botaniclas (Gina K. Designs)
Paper: Cappella (BasicGrey)
Ink: Peeled Paint Distress (Ranger), Antique Linen Distress (Ranger), Espresso Adirondack (Ranger), Versamark.
Embellishments: Green Satin Ribbon (Offray), Pearls (Michael's).
Accessories: Sewing machine, Thread, Distresser (CTMH), Clear Embossing powder, Heat gun (Marvy Uchida), Foam tape, Sponge dauber, Circle and Square Nestabilities (Spellbinders).

I am submitting this card to:
Sketch: Watzinghouse Mouse Blog
Shades of Green: City Crafter Challenge

Hope you like it.
Have a great day!!

11 comments:

  1. So very pretty! Love the pearl accents and the colors you choose to use. Simply beautiful!

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  2. An absolutely beautiful card...yes, the pearl graduation is very pleasing...well done...!!

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  3. very pretty, love your design. thanks for joining us at the CCCB

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  4. Such a lovely card!! Thanks for joining us at CCCB!

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  5. Oooh, this is gorgeous!!! Beautiful details!

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  6. I love your little ray of sunshine against the distressed BG, looks great! Nice way to use the sketch too!

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  7. Great details, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

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  8. Wowzers - this sure looks great!Love how you made the center piece and all the stiching!

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  9. Wonderful card. Love the design and the central image is accented by the pearls perfectly.

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  10. gorgoues! Love the pearls and the distressing!

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