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Tuesday, January 31, 2012

A day full of Joy

This card started from the City Crafter Challenge to use an envelope on your card.  I used a little vellum envelope that worked well with the Mojo Monday sketch.  

  1. Cut paper and punch edge with border punch. Attach to white cardstock. Trim with lace and twine. 
  2. Cut vellum and score to create envelope. stamp Brocade Background using Stazon ink. 
  3. Punch circle in front of envelope.  Add trim and ribbon with flowers. 
  4. Stamp flowers along top edge using gray ink. Sponge gray along bottom. 
  5. Die Cut tag. Trim to fit in envelope. 
  6. Stamp scene on tag using grey ink. Punch hole and add ribbons. 
  7. Stamp sentiment on top left using grey ink. 
Products: Our Daily Bread - Brocade Background, Our Daily Bread Easter Blessings, Our Daily Bread - Bird Border and Corners, Websters Pages, EK Success Border Punch, StazOn - Mustard, Stone Gray.

Thanks for stopping by!



Lin said...

So very lovely, Sue! LOVE the yellow and black and white!

Yvonne Garner said...

Gorgeous, Suzz! I love yellow, black and white together. Just beautifully done. Best Wishes, Yvonne

Judy1223 said...

Wow, I never knew black, white and yelow could look so lovely together! This is heavenly!

Dawn said...

so very pretty Suzz. The colours are amazing. And a big THANKS for visiting my blog and all your lovely comments... much appreciated.

Lisa Somerville said...

Beautiful! Love how your framed the image! Big Congrats on your Top 3 at Simon Says and for your project on the cover of the April issue of Crafts 'n Things!

craftimamma said...

This is totally beautiful Sue. Love those colours (I'd never have thought of those I'm sure) and the vellum envelope is such a lovely addition and displays that wonderful tag perfectly.

Lesley Xx

Ros said...

How wonderful that yellow looks with the black and white ... love the little vellum envelope ... many thanks for playing along with us again at CCCB .. have a lovely day

Diane said...

Beautifully the soft yellow with the pretty!!

Craft Addicts - Tracy Evans said...

Gorgeous colour palette Suzz, love the brocade background too. Beautiful card. Tracy x

Linda R said...

Love the soft yellow. and the silhouette trees look wonderful.. Such a beautiful card!!

Hugs, Linda

Carol Q said...

gorgeous Suzz, a wonderful combination of colour, stamps and inks.

Basement Stamper said...

that yellow vellum envie is beautiful, love this color combo!

Tiffany said...

The colors on this are so pretty and elegant! I love this!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

That is so pretty, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

cnelson said...

This could not be LOVELIER! Thanks so much for joining us this week at CCCB!