Sunday, 4 October 2015

Bloom On


Morning.
As the garden winds down for the coming of Fall, I have the beautiful colours of the leaves in my head.
I decided to use those colours and the Trumpet Song stamp from Penny Black to create today's card.  I love this stamp and find if so easy to make a quick and simple card using it.

I began by placing the stamp inside my MISTI.  I coloured the flowers using my Memento markers in a light orange, sprayed with water and pressed onto my paper.  I repeated that process using a darker shade of colours until the flowers looked wonderfully blended.  
I stamped the sentiment for the Penny Black set called Gratitude using Memento black ink but felt the card needed more so I drew in a black-line border to pull it all together...much better.

I am adding my card to these challenges:

Simon Says- ANYTHING GOES

Sweet Stamps- ANYTHING GOES 


Artbymiran Challenge- ANYTHING GOES

Crafting With Friends- ANYTHING GOES


I so appreciate that you took the time to come and see what I was up to.
A BIG THANKS!!

Supplies:  stamps- Penny Black/ Memento bl ink/ Memento markers/ MISTI/ Mini Mister/ fine line bk marker/ ruler/






14 comments:

  1. This is beautiful....love the color! I just bought this set when we were on vacation, but haven't gotten it inky yet. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  2. Ohh Karen this is such a beautiful card. So eye catching.

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  3. WOW Karen, this is soooo beautiful! I love the way you stamped the flowers, makes them look so reall! I never tire of seeing all you gorgeous flower creations!!

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  4. A lovely card for our Nature theme Karen, many thanks for joining in at Allsorts challenge this week.

    B x

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  5. Gorgeous flowers, beautiful card!!!

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  6. Love your Autumn garden, Karen!

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  7. Oh, Karen, I just love these colors together and this beautiful stamp (that I have...haha!). Thanks for the inspiration, as always, my friend. Now to find some time, right? Sending hugs your way!!

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  8. Gorgeous, beautiful card
    Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    Luv
    Debby

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  9. Lovely card, l just love the changing colours on the trees at the moment.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts 'Nature' challenge this week and good luck x Susan x

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  10. Gorgeous colours and love the frame. Another stunner.

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  11. Your design is beautiful thank you for joining us on our challenge at Art By Miran
    We hope to see you again soon

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  12. What a gorgeous colour scheme!
    Hugz Tinz

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