Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Little Blossoms

Hello.  As promised, I am back before a week has passed.  Today a made a sweet little 4.25 by 4.25 square card.  I am going to try a new challenge at Skipping Stones blog.  It is a sketch challenge.  Now I did move the greeting to the top of the flowers because I thought the leaves would look silly up there.  My colorway is from the Playdate Cafe challenge.  Navy, Peach and Stone (gray).
I started with the Soft Stone cardstock from Papertrey Ink.  The stamp set is also from them.  I die cut the flowers and leaves in a 4" square piece of cardstock with the corners rounded.  Then laid it over my base card and carefully traced the images through the holes with a pencil. This gave me the lines to stamp within.  Navy and peach ink are from Stampin Up and the Soft Stone is from PTI.  After stamping I erased the pencil and mounted the diecut layer with foam tape to pop it up.
Sketch and color way are below.



I am also going to enter this in the Simon Says Stamp "Just Put A Stamp On It" challenge. I am also going to enter this in the Moxie Fab "Repetition" challenge too.
Thanks for stopping by!
Sentimentally Sue

9 comments:

  1. Oh this card is super cute! I love love loveeee the colors!

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  2. I really love your die cut cards...sooo pretty! Thanks for joining us at The Play Date Cafe!!

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  3. What a fab card! The die cutting is awesome, and the design is great. It looks a little Scandinavian--super cool! Thanks for playing along with us at The Play Date Cafe!

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  4. LOVE how you used the sketch with the dies! Thanks for playing along with Skipping Stones Design sketch challenge!

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  5. Such a sweet card. I love how you have stamped and then added dimension with the die cuts. Thanks so much for joining us at Skipping Stones Designs :)

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  6. Such a pretty card. Love the cutouts. Thanks for playing along with the Put A Stamp On It Challenge over on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

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  7. This is so clever! Fabulous CAS card. Thanks for playing along with the Skipping Stones sketch this week!

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  8. Hey Sue! Thanks for linking this up to the Repetition Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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Thank you so much for your comments. It means a lot to me!

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