Sunday, December 18, 2011

Red, black and cream






supplies: cream card base, papers from October Afternoon, Graphic 45, and The Paper Studio, Hero Arts CL496 Layered Flower, CL493 Live Life, VersaFine onyx black ink, stiped twill ribbon, ivory lace, red button and gems, natural twine

This card was made for a challenge at the Ribbon Girl Blog, to use red, black and cream:


Please go and visit there, as the Design Team went all out for this one!!

27 comments:

Dawn T said...

just beautiful Lin. Love the mixture of these colours.

Mandy said...

How lovely do these colours look together...fab card!

Paula (PEP) said...

Terrific Lin - love your paper piecing with this & all the textures & patterns.
Paula (PEP)

MarcyK924 said...

Another one of my favorite color palettes! I love the paper piecing and all the pretty patterns you used. That ecru lace is gorgeous! Such a beautiful composition!

Annette Allen said...

wow Lin this is so amazing...I love your choices in paper and this Hero Arts flower is so so cute...love the added gems...

Renee V said...

This is so beautiful, thank you for sharing!

GrammySue's Creations said...

Hi Lin, beautiful, beautiful card--love the flower and the gems are perfect. Have a very Merry Christmas and Happy New year. Take care and God bless. Hugs to you.

Trinh said...

Gorgeous, Lin! Love the paper-piecing.

Virginia L. said...

You nailed this challenge, Lin!! I love love every detail in this card!

Mona Pendleton said...

Beautiful card Lin! Love the added rhinestones and pretty lace trim! Happy Holidays!

Bianca van Noort said...

This is wonderful. Love the layering and colors

Kath Stewart said...

and so did you lovely lady...love your paper pieced gorgeous flower...thanks for joining in the fun with The Ribbon Girls...hugs kath xxx

Isha Gupta said...

This is such a wow card Lin. Love the PPs and how you used them.

Clare said...

Fabulous! Love the paper combo! Congrats on your recent publication! : )

Betty said...

Beautiful card, Lin! Looks like another winner to me.

sheila said...

Wonderful Lin! Love the mixture of colors, textures, stamps and papers! You are so PRO at this type of card!

Kathy Martin said...

Fantastic card! So creative!

Elizabeth Allan said...

Lin there are not enough adjectives for your card. FABULOUS!

Nancy K said...

Such a strikingly beautiful card, Lin! The layered flower is a lovely focal image and I love the look of the polka dot and stripe papers together! And that crocheted lace adds so much elegance to your card design!

Ribbon Girl said...

Such a sophisticated, elegant card Lin - thanks so much for joining in with the Ribbon Girl colour challenge. Mary G x

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

BEAUTIFUL! I love the papers and that lace--LOOOOOOOVE how you made that sentiment pop!

Suzanne C said...

What an elegant design! Love the colors you used and the clever overlay of the sentiment!

walchowDesign said...

Elegant card, Lin! Great combination of pp!

Karen said...

Gorgeous card karen x

Unknown said...

Wonderful colors and an elegant design.

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Sandra said...

Love this card! The color combinations are a favorite and you blended them so well. Adore the flower! A single large flower adds a dramatic effect.

Daria said...

Beautiful card. I love the red, cream, and black color scheme, and choice of patterned papers. TFS.