Monday, May 7, 2012

~A Yellow Birthday Rose and Gingham~





I've missed blogging last week!



Where did last week go???




I "attempted" cards all week...and have this colored rose to prove it.



It found a home on this card.





I embossed this rose with Stampendous Rubellite embossing powder.


When I colored with Copics, it got a bit smeary...but I like the way it shades the edges.



I'm so glad I colored it yellow....





I threw in some gingham tabs




There are birthday parties going on at CAS-ual Fridays:CFC51





I inked my birthday sentiment with Tim Holtz Distress mustard seed and tapped the edges with Memento plum to get a variegated effect.


Thank you for popping in today, I appreciate it so much!



(Papertrey Ink Year of the Flowers Roses,Unity sentiment,Ranger Tim Holtz Distress ink mustard seed,Memento ink sweet plum,Teresa Collins DP,Authentique Blissful DP,Copic yellow)

10 comments:

  1. Interesting touches of DP Marlena!
    Super image too!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  2. Wow, cant believe you got this one is so many challenges! I love the beautiful yellow rose. 36 years ago I carried yellow roses with white daisies in my wedding bouquet.. it was the late seventies :) lol. Gingham is a favorite as well.

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  3. Beautiful CAS card, I love that pretty rose and how you've stamped in plum :)
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp
    hugs Mandy xx

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  4. The shading adds a real texture to your flower Marlena and cute patterned tabs :0)
    Thank you for playing along wth us at CASual Fridays :0)
    Jenny x

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  5. So cute card! Love it! Great job! Olena

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  6. Very pretty Marlena. The yellow looks great. Lovely flower image... also like the strips of papers. :o)

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  7. Hi Marlena, I love this- the colors are fabulous! Thank you so much for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays this week! ♥ Suzanne

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  8. Lovely card! I love how you used the two colors for the seniment. TFS

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  9. Hey Marlena! Thanks for linking this up to the Gingham Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to stop in! ;)