Thursday, September 18, 2014

Pastel Flower Patch





Hi Stampers...

Sorry I've been AWOL for a while ... been busy deep cleaning the house now that the painting job is done and the windows are just freshly washed ... guess I could see the grunge better =) ... and also trying to stay cool while we were in the midst of the most recent heat wave (ugh).  Those are not compatible, let me tell you.  

So, let's make a card.  It will last longer and be more fun.  I visited one of my favorite challenges this morning (the Color Throwdown) and Wanda Cullen has chosen all my favorite colors ... pistachio pudding, crisp cantaloupe, and coastal cabana... how could I not play???  I immediately thought of my new Flower Patch set with matching framelits from Stampin' Up so that's what I went with.  I also needed a sketch as a taking off point so I went to see what Julee Tilman (Mojo Monday) had created this week.  Loved the sketch so here it all is....








I ended up making two cards since I had some spare parts when this one was done... I added another flower and leaf to the upper right.  Now I'm not sure which I like better ... ?


What I used....

Flower Patch clear polymer stamp set
sentiment from Peaceful Petals
Flower Patch framelits
pearls, score tape,  glue dots
inks - coastal cabana, crisp cantaloupe, pistachio pudding,
 old olive, bermuda bay to accent
coastal cabana, whisper white card stock
Sweet Sorbet DSP

Thanks for stopping by and taking a look 

{{hugs}}


4 comments:

  1. Wow, Pat, these cards are so gorgeous in the throwdown colors! So glad you liked them and played along with us again! You can now come to my house and clean! :-)

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  2. You funny lady, you! Thank goodness I've been able to snuff that cleaning 'bug'. Lol. But seriously, thanks so much for the kind words about my cards. I follow your blog and aspire to, one day, be as talented as you. {{hugs}}

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  3. I've just ordered that framelit and the flower patch bundle. Your beautiful card has got me even more excited to get them and start playing. LOVE everything about it!!!!

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  4. What beautiful cards...I just love the embossed frame around the sentiment and the flowers are gorgeous!!!! Thanks for joining us for the Color Throwdown Challenge!!!!

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