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Monday, 4 July 2011

Lilac, Blue and Cream Scribble Daisies Anniversary

Here is the anniversary card that I made for my matey Teresa and her hubby Ken. I wanted to go with something a bit more summery so opted for the lilac colour tones.


Three panels were cut from white card and stamped with the Scribble Daisy stamp from the Papermania Hampstead Collection Sketch Flower stamp set using Brilliance Pearlescent Purple pigment ink. The panels were then matted onto blue paper and scalloped lilac squares die cut using a Nestabilities die.

A strip of the mottled blue paper from the HOTP Floral Ultimate Cardmaker's Creative Pack was matted onto the lilac card and across a panel of the lilac, blue and cream weave patterned paper from the same paper pad. This was then punched with the Martha Stewart Scallop Dot border punch and matted onto the blue paper and lilac card.

Detail of image and sentiment
The 'Togetherness' sentiment, from the Making Memories Express It stamp set, was stamped using the Pearlescent Purple ink and matted onto the blue and lilac. Once the card was assembled, the lilac pearls from the Kort and Godt pastels set were added between the image panels. It seemed only fair that I used the pearls on Teresa's card as she very kindly split a couple of the sets with me!!

Here are the blog challenges I am entering this card into:

61 comments:

Sandra said...

This is lovey the 3 colours go so well together:) Sandra H

Miranda said...

lovely card kathleen and such fabulous colours together
thanks for joining the DYSU challenge this week
hugs
Miranda

Miranda said...
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Miranda said...

hi Kathleen, me again, I removed one comment because I was inpatient and clicked twice, so I ended up with 2 exact the same comments, looked a bit daft
hugs
Miranda

JOAN said...

I'm sure your friends will love this lovely card. Thanks for joining the DYSU challenge this week
Joan

Sandy said...

Lovely colours and like the way you have featured your flower stamp, I saw your card on Make It Monday, good luck,
Sandy

Samantha said...

Lovely card hunny! You could also have had a trio of images! for our T challenge, thanks for joining us was great to see you New challenge posted tomorrow, Samantha TTT Design team x

TinaB said...

Beautiful Card!! I love the effect of the flowers. Thank you so much for joiing us at Daisy Doodles xx Hugs Tina (DT)

ahlers5 said...

What a lovely card. Beautiful background paper. Thanks for joining us at DDSC.
Diane

CraftyLoops said...

Gorgeous card Kathleen, I love the colours, they work so well together. Im sure Teresa and Ken loved it. Lee x

princesskitten said...

love the different positions of the flowers

kitten DYSU team

Pat said...

Very elegant card with great colours.
Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion this week.
Good Luck!
Hugs xx

WencheP said...

Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

-Wenche

lady Anne Howard said...

Fabulous card. Thank you so much for joining us in our 2nd challenge at Paper Creator Crafts this week!
Love ~ Lady Anne xx

Wendy said...

Beautiful card Kathleen,love the colours.
Wendy xx

Anne-Marie said...

Saw your card on Make it Monday....it's just adorable....I love the three panels....very elegant!

Zoechaos said...

Very sweet, thank you for sharing with us at Just for Fun XOXO Zoe

Jill said...

A beautiful card, so elegant
Thanks for sharing your work at Allsorts this week and good luck
Big hugs, Jill

Lisa Jane said...

what a beautiful card - love the colours and layout
Thanks for joining us at Make it Monday this week
Lisa x

Kathy D. said...

The double mats look great. Great fun colors for a summer anniversary.
Thanks for punching and die cutting with us at Clearly Inspired Challenge #31 at www.clearlyistamp.typepad.com
Hope to see you again on the 16th when the next challenge is released.

Happileigh Scrappin' said...

Do you know that when your link is clicked it opens a game site?
Anyway - Super cute card, love the colors. Thanks for joining us at Happileigh Scrappin' this week.

CraftyGals Blog said...

Stunning card and thankyou for joining in The Paper Creator challenge xx

Debs said...

Super cute card - great colour.
Thanks for playing Free & Easy with us at Allsorts and for sharing it with us at An Oldie But Goodie this week.
Good luck
Debs xx

Karen said...

Such a lovely creation. Thanks for joining us at hookedoncraft challenges this week and hope you join us again.

cebelica said...

Great card! I like the colours you used. :)

Thanks for playing with us at MMCS challenges this week!

Wendy said...

great little card, Thanks for joining us at Paper creator`s crafts
wendy

Livert said...

Love your card. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter challenge.

Hugs Liv.

Neet said...

Nice card, love the colours and what a lot of challenges - thanks for joining us at JFF - Neet

Angel said...

Gorgeous card. love the colours too.

Thanks for joining us at RRC.

Huggies Angel

Marilyn Webb said...

Beautiful card and such lovely colors! Thanks for joining us this week at Catch The Bug.
hugs Marilyn

Cassie said...

Beautiful colors, Kathleen. Thanks for joining us for Clearly Inspired Challenge #31 :)

Cheryl said...

I love the beautiful colors and fabulous design.


Thank you for joining our Anything Goes (with a sentiment) challenge at Sentimental Sundays .

~Cheryl~
Stop by my blog to check out my blog candy!

Shirley-anne said...

Hi Kathleen . Lovely card love the scallop squares for images . .Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday .

laney said...

Super card Kathleen!!
Thanks for joining us at Diva's by Design this time would love to see you again
hugs
laney

nessy said...

what a stunning card ~so elegant , sure it will be much loved!!
vanessa xx

sandy's crafty bits said...

wow super card ... your friends will love it .. .happy crafting and love sandy xx

Crafty Lynz said...

This is a very sweet card!

Thanks for joining us at RRC

xx

Ellephantastic said...

Oh pretty I love the colours Perfect for our celebrations challenge.
Thank you for playing along this month. Don't forget there's a blog hop on all month with some BiG candy at the end. You get 2 entries into the candy when you play the challenge too!!
Good luck hugs x

gina g said...

Fabulous card Kathleen. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter this week. luv gina xx

Jacqueline said...

Great Card - love the 3 Flowers. Thanks for playing along at Daisy Doodles.
Hugs. Jacqueline
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Vicky said...

Gorgeous sweetie..!

thanks for joining us at Divas...and good luck..!

hugs Vicky xx

happyglitzygirl said...

Looks great, I love the double matting. Great colours ( my fav.).Thanks for playing with us at the Papercrafting Journey, don't forget to bloghop, blessings Hilde

Shannah said...

Hi Kathleen! Love your card! I'm glad I came over from Make it Monday for a closer look!
Shannah (Australia)

Linda w said...

Such an elegant card, love those little framed flowers. Thanks for joining the Happleigh Scrappin Frame It Challenge, hope to see next week too. Hugs lin

KraftyKoolKat said...

Fabulous creation sweetie. Thank you for joining us at DDSC this week.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxx

Dr Sonia S V said...

Dropped in seeing your card on Make it Monday
Such a simple yet sweet card
Cheers from Bangalore ,India
Dr Sonia S V
http://cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

Judy Rozema said...

What a sweet card! I am so glad you shared it with us! Thank you for joining us for "T is for..." at Top Tip Tuesday!

Sammibug said...

Wonderful card! Love the colors scheme and layout! I bet Theresa and her hubby will love it! Thanks for joining us in our "Summer Doodles" challenge at Daisy Doodles.
--Sammibug, Daisy Doodles DT

Jill said...

Great cards! Love that checkered background! Thanks for joining in our Blog Hop at Ellephantastic. Jill

Wendi said...

That's a gorgeous card very elegant
Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week
Wendi

pannem said...

Love all your samples,Kathleen especially your masculine type cards you have an amazing blog here. I have just started blogging, I love the idea that you can keep a record of your projects
Anne

Aud Kirsten said...

Beautiful card!
Thanks for joining us at Card and Scrap!
Hugs:)

Claire x said...

A lovely card Kathleen. Thanks for playing along with Oldie But A Goodie this week. Hugs, Claire x

Ellephantastic said...

Just a wee reminder that for entering the Ellephantastic Celebrations challenge you get TWO entries into my BiG Birthday Candy at the end of the Blog Hop!!
If you've already entered the candy just add your name again with #2
Good luck!!

Merry said...

Pretty card....lovely papers. Visiting from Make it Monday.

Cazza said...

Such a pretty card and lovely muted colour scheme.
Thanks for joining in the fun with us this week over at Pollycraft :o)
Hugs,
Cazza
xxx

kurlygirl said...

So cute! Thanks for joining us for Sentimental Sundays Anything Goes Challenge and I hope you join us again next time!

~Heather
Kurly-Q

Made by Mandy said...

That is a lovely card, the flowers are great in the frames and this is a lovely anniversary card :)

Many thanks for joining in with our Use a Frame challenge over at Happileigh Scrappin' Challenges

Mandy (DT member for Happileigh Scrappin')

trine said...

Beautiful card. thanks for joining us at card and scrap.

Joanne Gilch said...

Such a lovely card. Thanks for joining the Celebration challenge at Ellephantastic! AND while I am here...many thanks for playing with the Summer Fun colors for the Daisy Doodles challenge, too!!!!

Thistleblue said...

lovely card, love the matting and colours, Thanks for joining us for this months Ellephantastic challenge.
hugs
Michelle
Elle DT
x

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