Saturday, July 21, 2012

Pretty Pastels


Such pretty colors at the Play Date Cafe this week - I had fun with these!  I again used the same stamp as the card below in the next post, but this time I embossed it in white on pale yellow paper, then colored in the pink flowers and leaves, leaving the larger flowers alone.  

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supplies: white card, pale coral and tulip cardstock,  lawn fawn dp (on large flower), various other scraps of yellow and green dps, Hero Arts CG247 Edged Fabric with Frame, VersaMark ink and white embossing powder, pink and green Memento markers, CL5527 Stitched Frame (large flower and leaves), CL496 Layered Flowers (small flower), CL130 Frames & Messages (sentiment), VersaFine onyx black ink, Basic Grey brad, Fiskars brackets border punch

15 comments:

  1. No one creates prettier cards with pastels than you, Lin! Love the way you colored the background and your layered flower is beautiful!

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  2. You have so many creative ideas!! This is lovely, Lin!!

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  3. Love the softness - your background stamps is beautiful!

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  4. Love how you used these yummy colors! Especially love your layered flower!!

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  5. Oh so pretty--LOVE that white embossing with the fabulous colors! And your paper pieced bloom is amazing! :)

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  6. Such sweet pastels! I love the white embossed center panel.

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  7. A gorgeous Colour scheme. I love the patterned paper and the flower accent is great. Jenx

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  8. Absolutely love your gorgeous card.
    luv
    Debby

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  9. Such a pretty card Lin - I love your style so much, Jo x

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  10. Beautiful card Lin! Love the embossing and that flower! Thanks for joining us at The Play Date Cafe this week.

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  11. LOVE the white embossing and that FAB flower, Lin!

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  12. This is so pretty, Lin! I never think to color in images once they are embossed. It looks awesome! I'm glad you played along with us at The Play Date Cafe this week. :)

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  13. What a gorgeous, embossed panel, Lin! Yum! And I love that epoxy brad in the center of your flower! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at The Play Date Cafe!

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  14. Oh this is just lovely! I have those flowers but haven't layered them up like that, really gorgeous and I love your little button too! Thanks so much for joining in the fun with us over at The Play Date Cafe this week!

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  15. So sweet!!! oh how you have inspired me to get out that cute HA stamp again!!!

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