Friday, April 15, 2011

Stamping 411 ~ Every Moment

Hi Everyone, Boy it’s been a busy time lately. I seem to be meeting myself coming around the corner!

It’s time for another sketch challenge from Stamping 411 I hope you will play along.

Sketch 199


….and my take on it.

Sketch 199 and rose tutorial pictures 016 

The weather has been so warm here in Florida that I had to make a Spring/Summer Card. I am showcasing the Every Moment Stamp Set. One of my favorites. I thought it should sizzle so I used Tangerine Tango as the contrasting color for my card stock.

I colored the image with my Watercolor Pencils and blended using my Watercolor Pencils. I love that technique. It’s just the best!! …and that verse….is that just not the truth?

The measurements for the card are:

Whisper White Base: 5 1/2 x 81/2

Tangerine Tango 4 x 5 1/4

White Embossed Dotted mat 3 7/8 x 5 1/8

Circles done with my Circle Scissors are 3” and 3 1/4” 9I opted to go round)

I used a scrap for the sentiment and butterfly.

The Ribbon is done with White Taffeta and I did a double bow attaching with a glue dot.

I hope you like it. I also hope you will play along this week. this was a fun sketch for me.

Have a fabulous weekend!!!

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Patti Chesky said...

It's snowing here in MN....can you believe it? Ugh! I just have to say this card is awesome! I love the bright colors of the flowers against the bright white. Another stunning card, Lee!

Valarie (vampme3) said...

Lee, I LOVE this card! You did a great job coloring the images, and the colors are wonderful! Makes me smile!

PocketsOfInspiration said...

Lovely Lee!

Anonymous said...

Very pretty card, Lee.

Kris McIntosh said...

This is such a beautiful card. Your work is always so inspiring.

Adair said...

Beautiful, Lee! There you go, using those WC pencils. You have definitely got me using mine again. I love them!!!

Kerin said...

Lee I love the soft coloring on these beautiful flowers, and the pop of Tangerine Tango really makes this card a WOW!

Lisa M said...

I love that you used the word sizzle to describe your card! Each of them has a personality all their own. Beautiful card..I'm so happy I came over to your blog!

Carol said...

a beautiful card, Lee...clean and simple and very striking!

Selene Kempton said...

You enabler!!! Now I NEED this set! :D (((hugs))) gf.

Tiffany Bauer said...

This is so beautiful!!! I always love seeing your clean white cards!!

Sally said...

Simple and simply beautiful
I think it is Kerin's card

Newbie said...

Lee, your card is exquiste! LOVE the flowers, and the gorgeous colors! And the sentiment is OUTSTANDING-so true!!

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