Sunday, March 15, 2009

Bloomin' Beautiful Birthday

I spent most of today and yesterday working on individual pieces for an upcoming craft show, which I am participating in with my mother-in-law and sister-in-laws. When I hopped into bed last Mitch was joking about my evening of "coloring". I guess I was coloring, but when he said that I was thinking, "It's not like I grabbed my son's Crayola Wonder Color markers and started coloring Winnie the Pooh pictures." lol. I think this takes a bit more skill and finesse. Maybe not... ;)

This card happened completely out of the blue. I had stamped and colored several of these floral images and while trying to come up with simple sketches for the show this more complex design jumped into my head. Most of the cards I make to sell are not as developed as many I upload here, unless requested. Too much planning and time to sell for a couple dollars. Most people are not willing to pay for the materials and time that goes into something like this. Crafters and artists know what I mean. ;)

I guess this will be my birthday card to myself!

Thanks for stopping!!

Supplies
Stamps: Trendy Trees (SU), Bloomin' Beautiful
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Paper: Basic Grey Bittersweet, Kraft, PTI White
Accessories: Copics, Glitter, Rhinestones, Spellbinders Tag Die, Making Memories Ribbon, Martha Stewart Border Punch

4 comments:

Mary said...

This is beautiful! Love the colors, the bling...I love everything about it!

Pat (mspfd) said...

This is lovely! Wonderful colors and design!

Cindy Haffner said...

So beautiful, I love the colors and details.

Cre8tiveTeen said...

Thank you for commenting on my blog. I have added your blog to this month's list of blogs belonging to people who have commented.

That card is beautiful! You did a wonderful job!

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