Monday, September 13, 2010

CTMH--- Paper Flowers Challenge Card

I came across a video tutorial the other night on how to create paper roses from a uber-talented fellow consultant Tracey Mason.  I sat and created several of these right on the spot.  I was looking and waiting for the perfect card sketch to use them on.  You can see her tutorial HERE!

Along came the Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge:



I just knew it was perfect!  I could not resist using my favorite color combo of red, black and white on this card, and one of my all-time favorite paper patterns from the Silhouette Creative Basics (retired) pack.

I doubled up on Challenges today for the Heart 2 Heart Challenge- Sentimentally Yours


Check out how cool these flowers look:
I really want to mail this card to a friend of mine for her birthday later this month.... but I'm not sure it would survive in a regular envelope.  I may just keep it in my ever growing stash :)

Supplies used:
All CTMH unless noted:
Tulip Cardstock
Black Cardstock
Colonial White Cardstock
Liquid Glass
Pearl Opaques
Silhouette Creative Basics
Happy Birthday Stamps
Archival Black Ink
Fiskars edge punch

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8 comments:

elaine said...

I love those paper flowers! They really add pizazz to cards!

Michele said...

You have created a lovely card! The paper flowers are gorgeous. Well done!

Ive_Boricua_Girl said...

dI love the way they look.. I just dont see myself doing bulky stuff in my cards.. like huge bows or big flowers.. I really have to step out of my box one day...

Love it ..thanks for sharing..;

Ivette

Jayma Malme said...

That IS the perfect sketch for your flowers. LOVE the card and your favorite color combo :)

Andrea Ewen said...

Awesome flowers, I'll have to check out that tutorial as I absolutely adore flowers on cards! Love your super color scheme and that wonderful dp! Thanks for playing along with us at Heart 2 Heart challenges!

Jessica said...

Love it, perfect sketch, flowers, and of course colors! Just perfect! Thanks so much for joing us at H2H!

Cheryl Even said...

Great card. The colors are so bold and yet it's still a perfect girlfriend card! Love it.

Deneen said...

Great card, I can seem to get my flowers that nice:) Thanks for playing along with H2H.

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