Friday, May 4, 2018

More Pink

Hi there, we are having a heat wave! In the high 80's and low 90's.  It feels like I am back in So Cal, since the humidity is low too.

After running errands, I had some time to sit down and make a few cards this evening.

This card was inspired by Fusion Card Challenge, Cupcake Inspiration, and Muse and will be entered to all three challenges. I stamped the Avery Elle Floral Bouquet stamps and leaves for alcohol marker (color-it) coloring.  I colored them very simply with two colors each. Afterwards I fussy cut and darkened the edges with a black marker.   I mounted the flowers as doubles for dimension.  The cover-plate is quilted by Lawn Fawn. The sentiment is from Simon Says Stamp.



   

From Fusion I took the sketch, and from Cupcake I loved that front double pink shade, from muse I was inspired by the colors.

I had stamped quite a few flowers and leaves, so I had some left over for this card which will also go to the Cupcake Inspiration Challenge and Muse.  The cover plate and sentiment are both from PTI.


ETA: I was a bit confused that my cards didn't show at the Muse gallery.  Tonight I figured it out. I linked them to Addicted to Stamps and More, on their photo week. I got an honorable mention for the first card. I often have several challenges open when I prepare my blog posts, I must have forgotten to add this one in to my post.

Here is the lovely graphic.


Thanks for stopping by!

14 comments:

  1. Oh wow--these are just beautiful, Cat! Love the pink flowers & fun to see what different looks you got using the different backgrounds! Enjoy that nice weather before the humidity starts!

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  2. Such pretty blooms, Cat ... the background are each perfect with them ... so delicate and lovely! Hugs, Anita :)

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  3. your flowers are lovely and those two backgrounds set them off so well - especially love the design of the first card.

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  4. Two beautiful cards, Cat! I love your choice of flowers and how you used a different background on each card...so pretty! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Fusion!

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  5. Very elegant card! Thank you for playing along with our challenge over at Cupcake Inspirations.
    Have a great weekend!
    -Sandy, DT

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  6. What beauties! I can't choose a favorite, they are both gorgeous.Thank you for playing over at Cupcake Inspirations. Hugs, Ishani.

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  7. Gorgeous, Cat! I now also see why you might NEED that Sakura blossom set! xx
    =]

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  8. Very on trend! Two gorgeous creations!

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  9. Very cute cards. I love that quilted background!! And that color is one of my favorite colors!!

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  10. I love that quilted cover plate with the pink peeking though - gorgeous with your beautiful blooms!

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  11. Ooooh! The quilted cover plate is so pretty! Love your samples and I'm so glad you shared them with us at Cupcake Inspirations! Wendy DT

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  12. Two totally different looks with the same floral image! Beautiful, Cat!!
    Love both of these background cover plates too.

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  13. Big congrats on the HM, Cat!

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