Skip to main content

Daffodils

Beth, this is for you, so you can see the daffodils on Hawaiian Shores...I just got my Papertrey Ink order and tore open those daffodils stamps. Gorgeous! I also think I have a new favorite color--Hawaiian Shores is beautiful, and it will coordinate so well with so many other PTI colors. When I saw it next to my yellow Copics, I knew I wanted to make a card with those colors. So I did, as fast as I could. Yes, I even cut the flowers out again. I know. Everything is colored with Copics, and the sentiment is embossed in white.
Paper: PTI White, Hawaiian Shores
Ink: PTI Smokey Shadow, Versamark
Stamps: PTI Year of Flowers: Daffodils, YOF: Violets
Other: Copic markers--Summer Sunrise trio and Buttercup yellow, New Leaf trio, white Filigree embossing powder, Sakura Stardust pen-clear



Posted by Picasa

Comments

  1. Oh my heavens, Cheryl. This is gorgeous! Love that HS with yellow - it really pops!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Eeek!! This is gorgeous Cheryl!! That Hawaiian shores is just beautiful with the yellow. So so so pretty!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Stunning card Cheryl! So pretty and simple (although cutting them out sure wasn't! *grin*).

    ReplyDelete
  4. Wow, so gorgeous! Your coloring is amazing! Love how the daffodils look cut out!

    ReplyDelete
  5. Oh my, Cheryl, you are right this is so pretty!! Ok, I will make one too!!

    ReplyDelete
  6. Absolutely lovely! Man, you have so much patience with the fussy cutting! Lovely though!

    ReplyDelete
  7. This card is GORGEOUS!!! WOW!!!

    ReplyDelete
  8. Gorgeous Cheryl!! I think I love HS with any color. Your coloring is lovely.

    ReplyDelete
  9. This is SO stunning! Beautiful coloring! Beautiful cutting! (Not that I'm jealous or anything!) Love the HS background! Love everything about it! I'll try to stop using exclamation points now!

    ReplyDelete
  10. ACK that is SO amazing! Love the Hawaiian Shore background...like THE perfect sky...and your daffodils are PERFECT!

    ReplyDelete
  11. The colors on this are amazing! Stunning card!

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

Lil' Inker Designs Mini Release Blog Hop

Hello, friends!  So glad you're here, hopping with us.  (Go here to see the full blog hop order.)  I am excited to show you this brand new stamp from Lil' Inker Designs, which is part of their May Mini Release.  Leave comments on any of the blogs in this hop to enter to win one of the new stamp sets, the new cover plate, or the angel pets goodies!  Details on the Lil' Inker Designs Blog.

This stamp is called Never Regret Being Kind. (Keep hopping, and you'll see more!)


One of the things I love most about this hobby is that it is inherently kind.  So what could be better than a stamp that encourages even more kindness?  Such a great sentiment!

This stamp is easy to use as the focal point of a card...so easy, in fact, that I made 4 right out of the gate!  Each one uses a different technique--this stamp is so versatile.

For my first, I heat embossed the sentiment in white on steel grey cardstock.  I then colored over the embossing with my Copics for a multicolored effect…

National Craft Month Celebration Blog Hop

Hello, friends!  I am honored to be a part of the National Craft Month Celebration Blog Hop with Right at Home Stamps.  Hopefully you've come from Linda's blog.

We are celebrating our hobby of papercrafting by bringing our community together and spending a day doing what we love.  Come hop with all of us, leave comments along the way, and you will be entered to win this awesome stamp set:



It's called "Make Something Beautiful", and it is being released today.  It's so fun to have a stamp set that is dedicated to our love of all things crafty--scrapbooking, painting, cardmaking, sewing, and any and all combinations of the above.  Here are two cards I've made with this set.  Those tools begged to be paper-pieced with some sparkly silver paper!

For this one I heat embossed the images in white on navy cardstock, as well as fussy cutting the tools out of the silver paper.  Then I used a Copic marker to shade the hearts and sentiment in red for a pop of color.

Papertrey Blog Hop-March

It has been a long time, but I thought I'd jump back in to the Papertrey Blog Hop this month.  I couldn't resist creating something with these beautiful patterns as inspiration.


Here's my take on it:

I used the Anniversary Set: Painted Petals, a combination of heat embossing, coloring with Copics on that heat embossing, fussy cutting and die cutting.  Very fun.
PTI White and Dark Indigo cardstock Ink: Versamark, Copics, PTI Hawaiian Shores, Blueberry Sky, Raspberry Fizz, Lovely Lady, HA Navy