Friday, October 9, 2009

FTTC36 Pink Gerbera Daisies

Today's card is for the Flourishes FTTC36 Think Pink challenge to make a card for a woman in your life using pink. I LOVE these gerberas and decided to use them and not add a sentiment so it can be one of those 'just because' sort of cards. :)

I started with a white base, layered with pink bazzill (pierced) and another layer of white - the top half embossed with the Damask Frame EF. The horizontal strip is more pink bazzill punched with the Martha Stewart Arch Lattice border punch. I then wrapped some 1" white satin ribbon around it and added a white bow made with my bow easy. The frame around the Gerberas was made with a piece of pink bazzill cut with the large scallop oval nestabilities and then the middle cut out with the classic oval nestabilities so that the embossing shows through. The Gerbera Daisies were stamped in Tuxedo Memento Black and coloured with markers and a blender pen, cut out with scissors and a scalpel and popped up over the frame. I finished off with a corner from the Vintage die set and added a single Kaisercraft Snow Pearl to the centre.

Stamps - Gerbera Daisies (Flourishes)
Paper - White and Pink Bazzill
Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black
Accessories - Markers, Blender Pen, White Satin Ribbon, Bow Easy, Arch Lattice Border Punch, Vintage Die Set, Scallop and Classic Large Oval Nestabilties, Damask Frame set (provocraft), Paper Piercer, Mat Pack, Foam Tape.

That's all for today, thanks for visiting!!! :)

12 comments:

Lovely Linda said...

Hello Kathy - this is just gorgeous! I love these elegant flowers!! Your Flourishes images are gorgeous!! Always assured of total class and elegance with your cards Kathy!! Thansk for sharing! God bless you! {{{hugs}}}

Michelle (sf9erfan) said...

Oh my Heavens girl! This is stunning. This daisy image is so you -perfect for your elegant style! I love love love it!! Hugs,

Rosietoes said...

I'm so glad I found your blog. Your cards are amazing and I love the attention to detail that you bring to your projects.
Gorgeous card today and love the muted pinks.
Edna x

Jessie said...

Kathy, this is just amazing! Beautiful and elegant, love it:)

Sue said...

Oh this is so pretty Kathy and your bow is perfect!!

Anonymous said...

Wow. Lovely card.

Shirley B

June Houck said...

Your cards are breathtaking...you worked your magic AGAIN wit those daisies!!!

Shawna said...

How scrumptious is this card! Just beautiful Kathy!

Danni said...

This is so pretty!! Love it!

Pam said...

Kathy you did an absolutely gorgeous job creating this beautiful card. Thank you for sharing it with us.
~Pam
http://stampsinc.blogspot.com/

Grace said...

Cathy this is absolutely gorgeous!!! I love the new CB EF!!! I got it and have not used it yet but this is soooo beautiful I have to go try mine out!!! Love this pretty image too and your coloring is so pretty! Love toe bow... love it all!!! Hugs!

Denise (peanutbee) said...

Holy SMOKES, this is AMAZING!!

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