Wednesday, 4 May 2011

A Trio of Challenges.

I've been having a little play (making up for lost time!) and I have managed to kill three birds with one stone!
I had a trip around blog land and found three challenges that took my fancy and came up with this card
I started with a 5" x 5" card base of Very Vanilla and added a square of Basic Black. I then took some Crumb Cake (mmmmmmm cake) on to which I added cut out flowers from the Simply Said stamp set. These were stamped in Basic Black and Cherry Cobbler. I did add some glitter to a couple of the flowers but the photo does not show this very well and then to finish it off I added a few ruby gems to some of the flower centres.
I love how this card turned out and I am going to enter it into the following challenges:
Clean and Simple - Sketch Challenge
Splitcoast Stampers - Colour Challenge - Basic Black, Cherry Cobber & Crumb Cake.
Less is More - Thank You or Congratulations.
That's all for today folks - see you soon - Jacqueline xx.

16 comments:

  1. Crumb cake paper is lovely and makes a really great background colour to showcase your flowers. A stunning card:-)

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  2. A lovely card I agree with Massofhair crumb cake makes a perfect background, lovely lovely card.

    Marie

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  3. A super card - love the flowers, and I'm a great fan of SU products, so this ticks all the boxes for me!
    Hugs, Sylvia x (#157).

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  4. A lovely card and a great colour combo. x

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  5. I love this sketch and you've made a great job of it. The flowers are beautifully positioned and I love your dashed line frame.

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  6. Fab card Jaqueline, the colours are gorgeous.
    Jenny x

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  7. Gorgeous card :-) I love the crumb cake card colour ,,, even the name is fab !! The flowers are lovely and your faux stitching is perfect ! I usually do that closer to the edge but these look like tacking stitches ,,, really brill idea !! :-)

    luv
    Lols x x x

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  8. Lovely colour combination and a super card.
    Maria x

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  9. Love how you've popped part of the flowers up. So pretty...great sketch design too!

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  10. Gorgeous design
    That's a super sketch this week
    Continued thanks for supporting our challenge
    Diva LIM mandi
    Less is More

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  11. I love the colours you used here!
    Super card!
    Thanks so much for joining us.
    Chrissie
    Lady LIM
    "Less is More"

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  12. Fabulous colour choices that look just great on that crumb cake base...flowers look fab.
    Thanks for sharing!
    Sarah at 150

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  13. Oh so pretty and a great colour combo Jacqueline
    Hugs Susie Sugar xx

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  14. Wonderful, beautiful card.
    luv
    debby

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  15. Super card. Love this stamp set too. x

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