Monday, June 11, 2018

Hello for Color Throwdown 496

Hello friends.  I made a card for my sister using this week's Color Throwdown colors.  Blue is my favorite color and I think it is striking with black and white.
For my card I used the flowers from SU Flourishing Phrases and stamped it 4 times in MFT Blue Raspberry ink.  I fussy cut the center layers on 2, added a pearl to the centers and mounted them with foam tape.  I stamped the background with SU Gorgeous Grunge and Memento Tuxedo Black ink, stamped off once for a lighter touch.  The pattern paper is an older sheet I had and I don't know who it is by.  I added punched scallop borders in black.  The black flourishes are from MFT Simple Leaf Flourish.  Finally, I added Impression Obsession Hello die (#DIE174-W).

Thanks so much for stopping by and thanks for taking the time to leave a comment.  Have a wonderful day.

Happy Stamping
JoAnn

6 comments:

  1. What a lovely card- your sister will love it! So happy you joined us at CTD!

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  2. Great use of these colors and pretty blue flowers, JoAnn!

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  3. WOW! THIS turned out so Pretty!

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  4. your card is gorgeous and elegant...love how you were able to do the grunge and have it work so well with the overall look!

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  5. I have both of these stamp sets and yet your card turned out more beautiful than I could have imagined! I'm now going to copy it, ok??

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  6. Your sister will feel like she's been visited by the florist when she gets this card, JoAnn! I love the layout and schplatters and think the flowers are SO lovely in the blue! Hugs, Darnell

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