Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Sentimental about paper

Before we get started, I'd like to apologize to you all for not being a good commenter on your blogs this past month or so.  It seems we've been running over to my folks' every week - first for their 66th anniversary, then 2 funerals for 2 of my aunts, and then last weekend a wedding reception in the family........endings and beginnings.   I think we're home for awhile now, and I hope to get back into my regular schedule.  Thanks for bearing with me.

The July Diva Dare at Verve Stamps is to make a project using design papers and only Verve sentiments.  Here's my entry, using papers from jillibean soup and the sentiment from the Bloom & Grow set:


supplies: white cardstock, jillibean soup "Blossom Soup" and "Dutch Mustard Soup" and pink and brown dot from girls' paperie, Verve #VS-0144 Bloom & Grow, nesties classic circles, pink and yellow buttons, corner rounder, Martha Stewart doily punch


And I'd also like to enter this into wee Memories CAS challenge.

24 comments:

Kathy Martin said...

So pretty! Love your flowers and the papers you used!

Virginia L. said...

Beautiful job, Lin! I love the pattern paper with this sentiment!! Just lovely!!

Kathy said...

Gorgeous! Truly gorgeous!!

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

This is so pretty! Love the patterned paper borders and your adorable button flowers.

Wanda G (stampcat) said...

It's just perfect! Pretty and simple and clean... great job! I love those papers too!

MarcyK924 said...

Just gorgeous Lin!! I LOVE that sentiment too!

Stella said...

The flowers almost look CAS but also have something elegant that I just love. Gorgeous card; love the desing and your use these beautiful papers!

Kelly Booth said...

Love this Lin...just Gorgeous!!!! Hugs....

Robin K. said...

No need to apologize Lin - family should always come first :) Love this combination of pp's and your charming flowers!

Pam W Merwin said...

Lovely papers! Such sweet flowers and the buttons are the perfect touch. Listen, life gets a little crazy sometimes and we have to do what we have to do :-)

cutiephinphin said...

Pretty card! Love the pp you used. The sentiment font is lovely.

Anonymous said...

Cute card - love the papers you chose ;)
Rx

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

OHHH! This is super gorgeous--LOVE those colors and papers! BEAUTIFULLY done!

Barb said...

I love the way you used this pretty paper, Lin! Lovely, soft colors and design! I figured you'd been busy with family. No worries but I am glad you're back now. Always miss you when you're not around! Hugs!

Brenda said...

Love your new blog header Lin! It's probably not so new, but I have also been MIA for family reasons! Anyhow, I totally love the beautiful pp you used on your card today, so very pretty!

Maureen Morton said...

Love, love, love the way you used these cute papers, Lin! Great simple design and I love that sentiment. All grand.

Judy1223 said...

So glad you are back..the circle of life does keep us busy. I LOVE your card for this challenge...I think I most adore the patterned paper and the beautiful MS border punch (so feminine!). It is peaceful and pretty and I LOVE it!

Charlotte Taylor said...

This is a very pretty card. I love the choice of colors and paper you used to create a lovely card.

Dawn said...

gosh you have been busy Lin. What a lovely card today.

Jacqueline said...

Beautiful card and just love the sunny yellow with the pink!

Andrea Ewen said...

Fabulous Lin! I adore those sweet flowers and the awesome border punches! What a great combination of details!

Lisa said...

VERY NICE Lin...love it!!!

Suzanne C said...

Love these flowers and always forget to make them. Beautiful colors too!

Laurel said...

I love what you have done!
Thanks so much for playing at Wee Memories.