Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Floral Encouragement Card

Good afternoon! It's been awhile since I've played along with a ColourQ challenge but when I saw the colours this week, I knew I had to participate. I'm not really a fan of pink, but I really like a pink and brown colour scheme. The layout for this Floral Encouragement Card comes from Tuesday Morning Sketches and it was designed by Laura Nehring. I love the way the sketch is laid out, it has a wonderful main focal point and just enough detail without becoming fussy. You might notice I've sanded my embossed panel again. I'm really into sanding right now! I LOVE the way it enhances the embossing. The flower was stamped using the rock-n-roll method. If you look closely you can tell the tips of the flowers are darker than the center. Thanks for stopping by and I hope you enjoy your day!

Floral Encouragement Card Supplies*:

*All supplies by Stampin' Up!.

This Floral Encouragement Card is entered into the following challenges:

13 comments:

  1. Simply gorgeous Andrea! So elegant, I love your card.

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  2. beautiful image you used! Simple yet elegant card. Thanks for joining us this week at Love to Create!

    Mei (DT)

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  3. Andrea this is beautiful!! I love that stamp it is stampin up? great job on this card very elegant!!

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    1. Thanks Linda! Yes the stamp if from the Blooming with Kindness stamp set by Stampin' Up!

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  4. Simply elegant card Andrea.

    Thanks for joining with us at Love to Create this week.

    Susan

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  5. Beautiful image Andrea. Love the embossing and pearls..the perfect finishing touches. Thanks for joining us the week at the ColourQ.

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  6. Beautiful card, Andrea, love your flower! Thanks for sharing your card with us at the colourQ.

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  7. This is gorgeous!! Beautiful stamp and sentiment and I really love the distressed embossing!!
    Thanks for joining us this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!

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  8. One of my favorite stamps. Beautiful card. Thanks for playing with us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges.

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  9. Andrea, what a pretty, pretty card! Love the flower stamp you used! Thanks for using our sketch at Tuesday Morning Sketches!

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  10. Just lovely! Thank you for sharing with us over at love to create challenges.
    Amanda LTCDT

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  11. Gorgeous elegant card. Love this stamp and your embossing. Thanks for playing along with us at Twisted Tuesday and good luck. Hugs, Gale DT

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