Thursday, 28 June 2012

Sending Sweet Wishes


Today at the Penny Black blog, they are featuring clean and simple cards that the designers have created.  Here is the one I made using the newly released stamps.  The flower is stamped onto blue cardstock, embossed with white and details added with a blue pencil before cutting out.  The leaves are embossed with clear onto green.  Dimensional adhesive was used to ‘pop’ the floral arrangement.
Thanks so much for coming by and taking a look.

Supplies:  stamps: Petal Party Product #30-113; Puzzle Parts  Product #30-114; Sweet Wishes Product #30-104/ pearls/ piercing tool

15 comments:

Cheryl (aka CherylQuilts) said...

Oh, Karen, I LOVE this...such cheery colors! And this flower is beautiful! I love how you shaded it...and how it's embossed. Super!

Louise (Mamilou) said...

Ah. Now I can see it better.... but still wondering about how the white embossing ws done. Just superb and very jazzy!

Emily Leiphart said...

You amaze me every time I come here, Karen! Those blue flowers are stunning. I love the yellow lattice background, too. Thanks so much for stopping by during the Paper Smooches July Release Hop!

Kara Lynne said...

This is beautiful! I love the new Penny Black stamps coming out, and your cards really showcase them. Thanks for visiting my blog, so glad I "found" yours!

Elizabeth Allan said...

Karen your colors are marvelous! Love this happy sunny yellow paired with the colorful flower!

wendyp said...

Absolutely gorgeous! Love that yellow and blue combo!

Courtney K said...

what a stunning card! the blue and green work beautifully with the yellow background.

Jan Hunnicutt said...

Wow, this is gorgeous! I love the color combination and would have never guessed the flowers we blue paper and not colored - very nice!

Darnell J Knauss said...

Well, hello! Where did you come from? I'm so happy you stopped and commented on my blog, so I could return the favor. I love your style, love your cards!

Barb King said...

Thanks for stopping by by blog. I love this card, the flower is beautiful and the yellow really pops! Did you stamp that yellow bg paper, or is it patterned paper? Barb

Meadie said...

Your card is just gorgeous x x

Virginia L. said...

Gorgeous!! Love the contrast of colors and background! GREAT use of the stamps! Thanks for linking up to "How I Stretch My Stamps" Challenge!

Loli. eltallerdelosrecuerdos@gmail.com said...

Hola Karen, i'm glad to see you in my blog, thank you for your comment.
fantastic cards Karen you're an artist!well done.
Hugs from Palma de Mallorca

Inkyfingers said...

What a fresh, stylish card. Those leaves look so real - I had to look twice!

Tracey said...

LOVE everything about this card Karen!!