Friday, May 7, 2021

Pretty Pink Poppies

 Hello All,

Today I will be playing along with Cupcake Inspirations, Shopping Our Stash, Watercooler Wednesday, and Addicted to Stamps and More! Challenges! Here is my card for today, enjoy!

This card has a patterned paper base that was white with embossed areas. I thought it might resist like any heat embossed image you do by hand. And of course, I was correct. Not a huge stretch I know, but I was curious. I am inspired to use more patterned paper. I have a boat ton of it and need to slim down. That is until I see a paper pad I cannot live without. ­čśĆ

The poppies are from Altenew- Craft-a-Flower series. The entire design is feminine with shades of coral and mauve. I think the geometric brushed background is what gives it a modern feel.

The sentiment is from a retired SU set. I stamped on a dark, almost black, brown and heat embossed it the color of coral; not the traditional white I usually use.

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Thank you so much for stopping by and I do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. Lots of good crafting vibes headed your way. I hope you all have a fantastic day and please stay safe and healthy.


All the best,

6 comments:

Bo┼╝enA said...

WOW! This card looks like it's made of beautiful lace. Great and will surely be a wonderful proof of love for mom.
Stay healthy and safe, my dear friend.
Hugs,
Bo┼╝enA

Sandy said...

Such a beautiful Mother's Day card. Thank you for playing along with us over at Cupcake Inspirations. Hope you come and join us again!
-Sandy, DT

Chana Malkah said...

Beautiful creation, Shawna! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Shopping Our Stash!
Hugz,
Chana Malkah, DT

foleysfriend said...

Beautiful Mother's Day or I suppose a card for a mother on any other day. I like the ombre feel to your background. It's a gorgeous background for the lovely flowers. Thanks for joining us at Addicted to Stamps and More!

sue n.

Bhavya Raghavendra said...

Gorgeous card! lovely florals on a stenciled background.
Thank you for joining us at Cupcake inspirations! Hugs

Helen said...

A stunning card Shawna!! I love the pretty colours you have selected to bring your card to life!Thanks so much for joining us at Watercooler Wednesday Challenge! Stay safe! :)

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