Weekend Card!

19 Aug

Hello!
I don’t usually post cards on the weekend, but there are some fun and inspiring challenges going on, and I have lots of new goodies to play with, so I am going to share one card today, and another tomorrow!
For this card, I decided to tackle this week’s Addicted to Stamps and More photo inspiration challenge:

I love the colors in this photo, the ombre look, and the shapes look like leaves to me.
I don’t have a purple marker, so I just used shades of blue and teal to create my ombre look.  I also used a floral image that contained leaves.
Here is my card:
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Supplies: Floral Stamp: Simon Says Stamp; Sentiment Stamp: Hero Arts; Sequins: Pretty Pink Posh, Markers: Spectrum Noir
I simply stamped my floral image, colored it with my markers, and cut a portion of it out for the card.  To help everything match, I used my marker to create a matching teal border under the banner and on the card base.  The banner is popped up using several strips of leftover card stock (as I am out of foam tape.)
I don’t think this picture really does the card justice-it is really pretty in person, and I love how it turned out!
In addition to the challenge mentioned above, I am also entering this card into the Simon Says Stamp Add A Sentiment challenge:

4 Responses to “Weekend Card!”

  1. viralscrap August 19, 2017 at 1:07 PM #

    Charming card. Glad to have found you through the SSS challenge.

  2. Kylie August 19, 2017 at 7:52 PM #

    you have used the photo brilliantly. I love your ombre effect and your stamping is gorgeous! Thanks so much for playing along at Addicted to Stamps and More! xx

  3. Julie B August 20, 2017 at 5:39 AM #

    The fussy cut stamped and inked image looks striking against the white of the background.
    Thanks for playing along at ATSM. 🙂

  4. teresa kline August 26, 2017 at 9:25 AM #

    gorgeous card, luv the big bloom! I am so glad you played along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!

    blog-paperie blooms
    ig-2klines

    sparkle & shine, kindness *~*

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