May 26, 2011

CCMC152

You know, I've always struggled with color challenge's but since being a part of the Create with Connie & Mary Design Team, I think I keep getting better and better. These 3 colors look great together: I just love this stamp set from the new Summer Mini Catalog. What a quick and easy way to whip up some "flowerfull" backgrounds! The stamp set is called "Fabulous Florets". Take a peek below:

I alternated the 3 colors of ink with the 3 flower stamp images and stamped them on "Shimmer Paper". I stamped one solo flower by itself and "Clear Embossed" it along with 2 leaves and then hand-cut with my "Paper Snips". I used "Stampin' Dimensionals" on each piece to make them "pop":

My double bow was created with "Baja Breeze Seam Binding":

Card Supplies:
  • Cardstock: Baja Breeze, Riding Hood Red, Shimmer Paper
  • Inks: Baja Breeze, Riding Hood Red, Peach Parfait
  • Tools: Big Shot, Top Note Die, Perfect Polka Dots Impressions Folder, Modern Label Punch, Stampin' Dimensionals, Clear Embossing Powder, Heat Tool
  • Stamp Sets: Fabulous Florets, Style Beautiful (sentiment)
  • Accessories: Baja Breeze Seam Binding Ribbon
Dig out your Stampin' Up! supplies and join us in the challenge. Remember, we are only Stampin' Up! now. I would love to see what you can come up with using these 3 colors! Make sure you visit Create with Connie & Mary to view the design team's submissions.


4 comments:

  1. Another beautiful card! I haven't gotten this stamp set yet, BUT it's on the list. Great job!

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  2. Very pretty! It think it is funny how we both used this set! Great minds do think alike!

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  3. Beautiful color combo! I love the texture!

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  4. Stunning card!!! I just love it when you make that bow. I am going to learn it. *smile* Hugs,

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