Thursday, August 7, 2014

Park Lane, Flower Patch CCMC315

We have a fun sketch for you this week at Create with Connie and Mary!  All these fun verticals in the background are an interesting opportunity for creativity!  I chose to use strips of the lovely Designer Series Paper Collection,  Park Lane.

The card base is Daffodil Delight with a layer of Old Olive cardstock over that.  Then the strips of DSP according to the sketch.

The large Flower Patch stamp was inked in Daffodil Delight and stamped onto Whisper White, then a second one was stamped also.  The large flower was diecut with the matching Flower Fair Framelit and the center section was fussy cut with my Paper Snips and layered with a Dimensional.

The horizontal banners were cut from the Park Lane DSP (top) and the Sweet Taffy (bottom, Daffodil Delight ombre).  I used Vanilla Shimmer Spritz over the card then several Pearls were added.  I didn't add a greeting but chose to wait until I was ready to send the card.

Stamps:  Flower Patch
Inks:  Daffodil Delight
Paper:  Park Lane and Sweet Taffy DSP; Daffodil Delight, Old Olive and Whisper White cardstocks.
 Accessories:  Flower Fair Framelits, Big Shot, Paper Trimmer, Vanilla Shimmer Spray, Paper Snips, Pearls, Dimensionals.

Here is the clever sketch we have from Connie and Mary this week.  It may look challenging but remember it is open to interpretation by the stamp artist!

Now what about you?  Are you game to take on this challenge?  Visit the Create with Connie and Mary website for the guidelines, make your card and upload it then link back to the CWCM challenge post!  While you are there, look for the cards from the other Design Team members.. they are always so creative and inspiring!

Happy Stamping!  Thanks for visiting!



Marlene said...

I looked at all the cards made from this contest and I love yours the best. I love green so I was sold on the color choices and your flower design.

Nicole Tugrul said...

What a happy card! I love your layered flower, simply beautiful!

Debbie Henderson said...

My favorite part of your card is how you used the same color of DSP and the background, looks awesome!

Lisa Martz said...

You and I were on the same wavelength with the Flower Patch stamp set with this challenge! Love your card!

Deb said...

Love these fun bright colors! Love the layered flower! Such a fresh and clean card!

Joanne James said...

I love the way you used a same-colour DSP and base layer - it makes that yellow flower really stand out. This is such a pretty card Margaret!

Melissa Davies said...

So pretty, simple and clean. Love the little random pearls, too!

Connie said...

This is awesome, Margaret! I love the yellow flower and how it POPS off the background! Great job with the sketch this week!

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