Monday, August 16, 2010

#108 - Sweet Pea - Bamboo Serenade

This post is number 108 - that means you still have time to enter my blog candy draw - check the first post on the page.
I didn't use my lovely Sweet Pea stamps in over a week - what a shame ;) So I just had to use them. This time I took Bamboo Serenade (you can find it at Jenny's Paper Jewels store) and colored her with a mix of Copics and distress inks to match the background panel. Yes, I had the background first - stamped my brand new leaf background stamp from Stampendous on glossy cardstock, embossed it with clear EP and then sponged the CS with Broken glass and Spiced Marmalade distress inks.
The tulle ribbon is from Paperworks co and I really like the softness of it - need to get bow-easy though - my bows are far from perfect. ;)

I'm entering it into following challenges:
Paper Jewels - ribbons & flowers
Stamptacular Sunday challenge - buttons and bows
Cute Card Thursday - trees/leaves

12 comments:

jaydee said...

Alica, congratulations on your 100 post milestone. that's fabulous!
Your coloring on this card is beautiful. The soft, yet vibrant colors are so perfect for this image.
gorgeous.
hugs
jaydee

Larisa said...

Oh, it is really beautiful! Very good colours! I love this image!)))

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) said...

What a lovely card! Your image is colored beautifully!

Congratulations on the 100 milestone, too!

Julie said...

Beautiful card!

Thank you for joining us at CCT!

Julie

Carla aka scrappypug said...

How lovely... the colors are just so soft and elegant!

Jenny said...

This is so beautiful, I'm just loving those background you've been creating!!

Annie said...

such a beautiful card! thanks for joining us at CCT this week.
hugs, annie x

Gemma said...

Wow great card, love the colourcombination and the image is just beautiful. By the way love you blog lay-out as well, really stylish! Thanks for playing along @ Stamptacular Sunday Challenge. Hugs Gemma

Sprytebyrd said...

Beautiful card!
Thanks so much for joining us this week at Stamptacular Sunday ♥ Good luck on our Buttons & Bows challenge!
Don't forget to check out our Design Team Call!!
Dee (Spryte)
Sprytebyrds Spot

Michele said...

Such a pretty card. Love the image you've used and the colours also. Hugs Michele x

Wendy Ramlakhan said...

This is GORGEOUS!!! The colors you used are just beautiful

Annette said...

Oooh, so pretty! Thanks for joining us at SSC this week.

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