Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Pink Think

Hi Everyone!
I have another of the all occasions cards for you today.  (This is one of the 35 cards I made for my BF.)  I went  Clean and Simple with this one.


The card base is made from White CS.  The dry embossed layer is made from Blushing Bride (Stampin' Up).    After dry embossing the pink CS, I punched a rectangle.  Don't punch the rectangle first and then run it through the Cuttlebug.  The edges of the punched shaped will be all messy.  So emboss first and then punch. The image (Stampendous)  was stamped with black Stazon and watercolored.  I added a wide sheer pink ribbon to finished it off.  Here is a close up view.


And now about a few fun Challenges?!
Challenges:
Dutch Dare: Clean and Simple
Crafty Sentiments: monochromatic
Stampin For the Weekend: My fav things- new embossing folder
4 Crafty Chicks: CAS no more than 2 layers
CCEE Stampers: pink
Charisma cardz: White with one other color
Moving along with the times: CAS
The Spot Light Challenge: Sentiment as focus
Lexi's Creations: bug's life
Make it Monday: Anything goes
Hope everyone is having a great day and taking some time to stamp!  Love ya.
Karen

12 comments:

  1. That card is soooo beautiful! Pat K.

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  2. Really beautiful, love the image inside the rectangle and the embossing
    Thanks for sharing it with us at MAWTT this week and good luck with the challenge
    Hugs Laurie x

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  3. I really like this card. love the cut out in the middle, love the little flower and grasshopper, very cute.
    Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’

    Luv CHRISSYxx

    Don’t forget. .if you leave a comment on another entrant, mention that you saw their card on ‘Make it Monday’ for a chance at second prize.. the more you comment on and mention MIM, the more chances at winning second prize.

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  4. This is so pretty! I love the embossing and the pink! That window is neat too! Perfect CAS card! Thank You so much for joining us at Dutch Dare this week!
    If you get a chance you may want to hop over to my blog. I am hosting a no strings attached blog candy with several prizes to win.

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  5. Very pretty sentiment-focused card.
    Thank you so much for coming over to play at Crafty CardMakers this week!
    Hugs
    Eiglas
    x

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  6. How lovely, Karen! Very simply elegant at the same time!

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  7. Ah this is super, thanks for playing on our CAS challenge on MAWTT this week, Hazelxoxo

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  8. Oops forgot to say thanks for playing along on Crafty Sentiments too. Hazelxox

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  9. Karen, this is STUNNING! Really beautiful and just love that embossing!

    Thx for sharing with us at the Make It Monday linky party!

    Mary J x

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  10. Gorgeous card love the two tones and the sentiment is fantastic....well done and good luck in you're challenge entry's.
    I saw this on mim linky party and popped in for a closer look.

    indie:) x

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  11. what a lovely CAS card xx thank you for joining in our 'favourite things' challenge over at SFTW xx karen

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