Thursday, August 25, 2011

August 2011 Blog Hop

Hello again for the second time today! I hope you have had a fabulous day. I did!!! I shopped, had lunch with a friend, and stamped. What could be better than that? A perfect day! (I paid bills and did house work too ;-)

Anyhooo, the photo above is the inspiration photo for Papertrey's August blog hop. I posted a card earlier today and I just had to try the technique again.
http://stampyblock.blogspot.com/2011/08/make-it-monday-29-second-try.html
I took two things from the inspiration photo- the damask pattern in the suitcase and the pink flowers with the yellow centers (tossed in some black b/c I love pink and black.)
Supplies: PTI Friends 'till the End (my favorite set), Guideline One Impression plate, Raspberry Fizz CS, Copics, Black satin ribbon from SU, rhinestones. All PTI unless noted!

P.S. If you made a comment earlier today sorry I posted such a similar card again :-) But thank you!

7 comments:

  1. I'm crushing on this and your last two posts! After seeing all your amazing creations I really am so inspired to give this technique a go!!!! :)

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  2. Fun way to do this large flower!!! Pretty card!

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  3. Very pretty Susan! And sounds like you had a GREAT day!

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  4. Glad to hear you had such a fab day! This card is like the other: Absolutely gorgeous! Beautiful colored flower. I think I prefer this kind of coloring over the neat coloring!!!
    Love the black touches of the ribbon and little dots! LOVE it!
    Have another great day,
    Jose

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  5. Love your card! The random coloring really gives it a punch!

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  6. Nice job. Love how you colored the flower.

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  7. Well, of course I love this one the most! I really like your take on the technique. I realize it's supposed to be Avant Garde, but this is just the slightest bit neater ;)!

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