Thursday, May 15, 2014

Birthday Dandelions

I have a vintage-inspired, distressed, shabby card (that's a mouthful! :)). I used an image of one of my favorite plants to photograph, stamp and pull out of my yard! This stamp is Penny Black's Sparklers. I distressed the edges of the background papers, by Prima, before stitching it in place. The sentiment is by SRM Stickers.
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I did the emboss resist with various Distress Inks.I used the darkest color in the center for the greatest impact. I adhered some Want2Scrap pearls in the center. I also distressed the edges of the panel and tucked a piece of lace underneath.
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I'm entering this to the following challenges: SRM Challenge (birthday), Crazy4Challenges (Distressing, Fiber and Stitching), Virginia's View Challenge (stitching), Seize the Birthday, The Paper Players (color combo).
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10 comments:

  1. GORGEOUS! Thanks for joining us again at The SRM Challenge! ;)

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  2. Wow, this truly is a masterpiece, Nina! The assorted machine stitching is perfect with your amazing stamping! Thanks so much for playing Virginia's View Challenge! Very happy to see your beautiful work! God bless!

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  3. Gorgeous colors on this card and those flowers are stunning! Thanks for joining us at Seize the Birthday!

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  4. Beautiful! Love the rich vibrant colors and the distressing and stitching.

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  5. WOW! This really POPS! Love the colors and the layers!

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  6. Hi Nina thanks for the visit. Love this card, the colours are fabulous and great layering too. I'm sure whoever gets this birthday card will love it too.

    Have a super weekend, hugs Erika.

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  7. Fabulous resist embossing! Love your shabby chic background too. Thanks so much for joining us at Seize The Birthday!

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  8. This is gorgeous Nina! Love the colors, the layering and especially those blooms!
    Thank you for joining us at Seize The Birthday. :)

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  9. beautiful - the colors just pop

    Barb Housner

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  10. Another fabulous card! Love it!

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Thank you for your kind comments.

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