Friday, March 23, 2012

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I saw the sketch at Splitcoaststampers , and decided to have a go at it:)!!  Here's my card and the sketch:

I loved the lines of this sketch and wanted to do the challenge to prove to myself that I could take a sketch that "looked" like a lot of layers and make one with very few!!  I stamped and embossed the black panel with a background stamp from Hero Arts and then used a Spellbinders oval die to cut out the middle.  I cut 2 panels out of a bazzill bright pink colored paper, and attached them to the black panel.  I then cut the middles out of the pink panels to show the white of the card, stamped, added ribbon and button brads(yes, I am doing my part to bring back brads...after all...I have SO MANY OF THEM!!!).  I punched the flowers and added black stick on dots.  Popped up pink panel on card.
Thanks for visiting me today!! Hugs!! Lisa

6 comments:

  1. It is so beautiful Lisa!
    The flowers really pop against the black.

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  2. The colors you chose really say "Spring". It's a cheery card.

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  3. Love how you managed to take a fussy (in my humble opinion! LOL!) sketch and make it feel clean and simple by reducing the layers a bit. Great idea to have that cut out window! Congrats on almost 1 year!

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  4. Love the bright colours on your flowers against the dramatic black. x

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  5. Love how those flowers pop off the black background!

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  6. Those flowers look amazing. The bright colors really pop off the black background. Fabulous design! Ann Y.

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I so appreciate your comments...thank for taking the time to write:)!! Hugs!! Lisa