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Tuesday, 26 October 2010

Pink, Black and White Wildflowers

This card was inspired by one that I saw in an issue of Creativity magazine. Just discovered it was Issue 19!
I decided to use one of the stamps from the Crafty Individuals Wildflowers stamp set.

The Wildflower stamp was inked up using the Versafine Spanish Moss archival pigment ink and Whispers Port Wine permanent dye ink and stamped onto the Greenhouse paper from the Basic Grey Wisteria paper pad. The flowers were then coloured using the Carmine Impress reinker.

The individual words from the 'Just For You' stamp from the Clear Choice! Birthday Parcels and Greetings stamp set were inked up with the Port Wine ink and stamped onto the separate panels.

A length of the Anita's pink two-tone self-adhesive ribbon was adhered to a panel of the black and white polka dot paper from the Papermania Clare Curd 'The Big One' paper pad, and a knot attached to the right.

The image panels were attached overlapping each other and at angles and clear faux gems were added to the third panel.

Here are the challenges that I will be entering this card into:


Mandi said...

Hello Kathleen
LOVE your card, that stamp is so effective

Thanks for joining us at KIS, hope to see you again next week

mandi xx

Vixx handmade cards said...

Gorgeous card Kathleen!, such a beautiful design and colour combo,
hugs Vicky xx

Julie said...

Beautiful, elegant card Kathleen!! Hugs, Juliexx

Teresa said...

What a lovely stamp Kathleen, your card looks very pretty and I love the colours you've chosen. Teresa xx Now can I find my way back home lol!

lalkygirl said...

hi kathleen,fab card ,the stamp is so pretty and delicate and i love how you inked it up,lovely papers too they make the flowers really stand out.thanks for joining us at lexi's and good luck
lalkygirl x

debby4000 said...

Oh this is so beautiful, fabulous card Kathleen.

Jeanette said...

This is a gorgeous card. I made a note to visit Creativity Mag. Thanks for joining us at I Did It Creations.

Michele said...

Beautiful card! thanks for playing at Crafting with Deedee's.

Deedee Anderson said...

What a lovely card! The colors are so striking, and the image is a beauty. Thanks so much for joining us at Crafting with Deedee's Digis this week! :-)

Debs said...

Beautiful card Kathleen - love the image.
Thanks for playing along with my Spots & Stripes challenge at Allsorts this week.
Good luck
Debs xx

Padster said...

Beautiful card - thanks for joining us at OSAAT & IDIC this week
Hugs Deb xx

Lauretta See said...

this is beautiful.. i love that each image has a word on it.. great job! Thank you for participating in our challenge at CRAFT YOUR PASSION :) GOOD LUCK!

uksharon said...

Love it.
Thanks for joining us at OSAAT challenge this week.
Best wishes, Sharon

Farida Rone said...

Adorable creation!!! Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creation and Good look.

P.S. I have candy on my blog if you want to pop over.


Lovely. I liked the way you builded the card. Thanks for playing with us at IDIC.

Pascale said...

Hi there this is so gorgeous I totally love it. Thanks for sharing with us at Keep It Simple hugs Pascale

Emma and Susan said...

Beautiful card. Love your choice of colours. Thanks for joining us this time at Lexi's Creations.
Love and hugs
Susan and Emma

Karyn said...

This is such a great card! I absolutely love the three images with the sentiment across the bottom! Gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with us at Craft Your Passion. x x

Pauline C said...

Gorgeous sparkly creation! Thanks for joining in this week's Papertake Weekly
Pauline x

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