Friday, March 9, 2012

Charcoal, ash, and butter

Just sharing a simple card I made using the Play Date Cafe's current colors for the week:

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supplies: white, medium grey and dark grey cardstocks, BoBunny buttercup dot,  Hero Arts CG206 Little Stencil Flower, stamped in Hero Arts butter bar and field greens mid-tone inks, CL371 Essential Messages, VersaFine onyx black ink, Nesties ovals and scalloped ovals, Sizzix little flowers embossing folder

Here's the pretty photo inspiration from the Play Date Cafe:

21 comments:

  1. Classy and beautiful, Lin!! Love the textures, too! I bet you love your new inks :)

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  2. So lovely, Lin! Beautiful flower and embossing folder!

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  3. Beautiful, Lin! Love the embossed background and the pretty yellow bloom!

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  4. Oh, Lin, this is perfectly beautiful! I love that flower image, and you know I adore that embossing folder every time I see it! Great card!

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  5. oh wow, i love this Lin!! such a gorgeous classic design and you've made those colors look fabulous together!

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  6. Beautiful & Striking color combination! Love the layers of color on your flower.

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  7. Lin what a beautiful card. I really love seeing what you create xoxoxo

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  8. Love this color combo, the yellow looks stunning!

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  9. Fabulous card...hope you'll link up with me at 52 Card Pickup!

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2012/03/52-card-pickup-week-10.html

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  10. Wow this is just gorgeous! I just bought a shirt with these colors! Guess I'm in fashion!!

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  11. Oh what a pretty card Lin! Love that embossed background and the way you inked up that flower!

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  12. This is so pretty. I love the embossing in the background. ~Karen Sue

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  13. Lin, you always do things 'just right'! In this case, that embossing folder goes so very well with the pretty flower image. You're all about the little details that make things terrific!

    Thanks so much for playing with us at The Play Date Cafe. :)

    (and thanks for becoming a Follower of my blog today; made my day!)

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  14. So pretty Lin! The embossed background looks awesome!

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  15. so so pretty!!!Thanks for sharing!

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  16. Great card! Love those colors together and the watercolor effect on the flower! TFS

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  17. I love these colors together Lin! Just beautiful!

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  18. Mmmm! Yummy! I really love the buttery yellows and that flower is very pretty!

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  19. Such a lovely design, Lin! That flower is gorgeous!

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  20. very elegant Lin. Such stunning colours together.

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  21. I have butter bar ink too and I was wondering how you got the two yellow tones in your flower. It is really pretty and I'd love to try that on mine!

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Thank you so much for your kind comments - they make my day!