Thursday, February 26, 2015

Thinking of You for Just Us Girls Color Week



This is my card for this week's Just Us Girls Challenge #281.  This is such a pretty color combo, I just had to play along.
My card base and mat are MFT Natural CS.  The white panel is embossed with LifeStyle Crafts Courtyard 1 EF.  The sentiment from SU Sincere Salutations (retired) is stamped in SU Night of Navy ink.   The mat is cut with Spellbinders Label 17 die.  I traced the inside of the die on the white and hand cut it.  I did some doodling around the edges with a marker.  The flower is cut from SU Pink Pirouette with MFT Layered Rose dies.  I shaped the petals with my needle nose pliers (a technique a saw a couple of years ago, but can't remember where).  The center is cut with a die from MFT Prima Donna Petals die from Night of Navy CS, as well as the MFT Leaf-filled Flourish.

I am also linking my card to Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge - Anything Goes.
Simon Wednesday Challenge Blog

Thanks for stopping by.  Have a wonderful day.
Happy Stamping,
JoAnn

6 comments:

  1. Very pretty card, JoAnn! I love that embossed background! Thanks for playing with Just Us Girls!

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  2. The dry embossing details are LOVELY, JoAnn! The flower is absolutely gorgeous! Well done!Thanks so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Anything Goes” Challenge!

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  3. Lovely use of the colors -- great embossing too - Thanks for joining in at JUGS

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  4. Beautiful! I love that embossed background and gorgeous layered flower. You nailed this color challenge with this clean stunner. Thanks for playing with us at JUGS!

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  5. What pretty embossing! I love that pretty pink flower too and it really shines against all the white! Hope you've had a good week.

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  6. Lovely card, JoAnn! So dainty and pretty! Thanks for joining us this week at Just Us Girls!

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