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Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Clean & Simple Embossed Card

Hello, dear friends.  I have been trying to get myself out of this crafting slump I'm in.  I don't know if it's something in the air or what, but several of my friends in the crafting world seem to be experiencing it also.  Today, I thought, okay I'm just going to make something simple.  This is the outcome but I really like the way it turned out.


I cut a card out using a Silhouette Cameo file called Scalloped Card.  This link will take you there.  Then I embossed it with the Anna Griffin Poppy Cuttlebug Folder.  These Anna Griffin folders are gorgeous.  I decided instead of adding a lot to it, which I would normally do, I would lightly color the leaves on it, not the flowers.  I used Tea Green for the leaves, then I added yellow stickles to the centers of the flowers.  Now all it needs is a pretty sentiment label which I will add when I send it out.  I think it would make a pretty sympathy card or birthday card.  Do you think it needs more?


Challenges I will enter:
Creative Card Crew  No Designer Paper
Inky Chicks  - #7 Anything Goes 
Loves Rubber Stamps - #59 Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly WAnything Goes
Passion For Promarkers Challenge Wmust use promarkers  
Through The Craft Room Door  -Always Anything Goes
 Artistic Inspirations - - Anything Goes
 C is for Challenge -  - Flowers
 Creative Creations Challenge Blog -  Shaped Cards
 Cupcake Craft - Anything but Square
 Love to Scrap -  (1st week) Anything Goes
 Make it Monday - always Anything Goes 
Pause, Dream, Enjoy -  Anything Goes

Thanks for stopping by today.  I apologize for my creative slump.  Hopefully it will get better.  God Bless You!!!  Peggy

14 comments:

jennyplace2 said...

Such a CAS card but it turned out just stunning! TFS!

Stephanie said...

Such an elegant card, Peggy. Have a happy 4th.

Grace Baxter said...

Very Pretty!

Karen M said...

What a sweet and pretty card. I'm glad I came across your lovely blog!

Lucia Gonzalez said...

Hi Peggy great to see more of your inspiration. It´s a lovely card, as you say simple but lovely. Have a great day.

Ivonne said...

Your card is gorgeous. The embossing looks amazing. I love how you added a hint of color, so pretty. Thanks for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps this week!

Molecraft said...

Fabulous embossing, very pretty...thanks for joining us at Cupcake!
Helen x

Anna Jasiolek said...

Dear Peggy, your card is breathless, the beauty is in it's simplicity, I can only say: WOW!
I would like to thank you that you entered my new challenge blog 'C... is for Challenge'. Thank you for your trust and I wish you good luck in the draw!
Hugs from Poland,
Anna xxx

Cathy said...

I think your card is beautiful! Such soft colors and the embossing is so crisp! I love it!

Angelique said...

This is so beautifull. Love the embossed pattern and how you pick to colours to give it that bit extra demension.
Thank you for joining us at Creative Card Crew

Huggsss,Angelique
EngelDesignsScrap
DT Call at Creative Fingers

Lisa aka Myran said...

Beautiful card, the embossing is so pretty! Thank you for joining the challenge at Papertake Weekly :)

Athina said...

I think it is beautiful! Thanks for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps!

Laura Love said...

What a beautiful project! I love those soft, pretty colors! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Loves Rubberstamps this week! We hope you will play along with us again soon! :)

Also we have a blog hop every Sunday where you have a chance to win candy! http://www.lovesrubberstamps.com

Louise said...

Lovely card and embossing,thank you for joining us at Cupcake this week.
Louise xx

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