Monday, March 12, 2012

I made this card for a very special lady! And I had plenty of inspiration from several of my favorite sources! I fell in love with the color inspiration from this week's color challenge at  CR84FN:

 I fell in love with the sketch from The Cat's Pajama's:

 And the stamp sets and inks from Paper Trey Ink!

The sketch was challenging trying to figure out the placement of the squares! But I did it!
The flowers are stamped with  Beautiful Blooms II and Frilly Flowers (PTI).  I stamped the larger flowers and cut them out. I added pearls to the centers. I adhered them with dimensionals so they would pop from the card.
The panel that the flowers and squares are on was cut at the bottom by one of the On the Edge dies from Tim Holtz-Sizzix called Ornate. I have had this die for a very long time, and I had forgotten about it! I love how how this orange panel turned out!
I hope my friend enjoys this card as much as I enjoyed making it!

Thanks for stopping by! I love reading your very kind words!

Stamps: Frilly Flowers, Beautiful Blooms II (PTI); Hero Arts
Paper: White (PTI), orange
Dies: Double Ended Banner (PTI); Ornate (Tim Holtz/ Sizzix)


Lisa Elton said...

I'm sure your friend will be THRILLED when she receives this Mackie! The orange panel did turn out great and I love your assorted flowers. Pretty card ;)

Sue Lelli said...

OMGosh, Mackie! I LOVE all of the flowers and the sketch you followed! What a HAPPY card! Your friend will LOVE this! THX for playing with us at CR84FN!

Deborah Frings said...

Wow - this is just gorgeous! I love the pretty die cut flowers and layout. It's so pretty and will be much appreciated. Thanks for playing along with CR84FN!

Mona Pendleton said...

Oh my Mackie! Your card is beautiful! What a stunning flower garden! Spring has certainly sprung in your corner of the world! Thanks for joining along with CR84FN :)

Marybeth said...

Your friend will enjoy this card! The Frilly Flowers are my absolute favorite. I cant stop using them ,almost every post I make has them in it. I see you love them too. You card is gorgeous and love the grid.

Unknown said...

Beautiful, Mackie! Love the colorful blooms! Thanks so much for joining us at CR84FN!