Sunday, July 15, 2012

Clear Dollar Stamps July Blog Hop - The Bright Colors of Summer



Welcome to the Clear Dollar Stamps July Blog Hop! You should have come here from Cassie's blog.
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Lisa's blog.

Looking out my kitchen window, I see purple coneflowers, yellow rudbeckia, and hot pink and white phlox. Those colors inspired my card for the The Bright Colors of Summer July Blog Hop.


The digital image and sentiment come from the set called Windowbox Wishes at Clear Dollar Stamps.


6.5" x 5" Birthday Card Recipe:
Image - CDS Windowbox Wishes
Paper - Close To My Heart "Whoops-A-Daisy" (purple), "Hooligans" (turquoise), Sunny Yellow and White Daisy cardstock; Basic Grey (chartreuse dp)
Inks - Copic Markers - N02 (gray), BG13, V04, V15, YG03, YG63, Y13
Accents and Tools - Close To My Heart sparkles; Sizzix/Tim Holtz "Bricked" embossing folder; Michaels pink ribbon, printer

17 comments:

Barb said...

Bright and lovely!!! Awesome card!

Jennifer said...

Wonderful window box! I love your bright colours and the brick backgound!

Diane said...

Such a cute card, Vickie. LOVE the brick embossing. Perfect backdrop for the window. Bright and beautiful. (FYI, From my view your link to the next blog is missing). Have a great week, Vickie

Time-To-Share said...

Beautiful card Vickie! I love the image and the brick effect is great. Love the summery colours too! Trish x

Pia S said...

Your card has a lovely combination of summery colors and the embossed paper is really nice. The image is fab - I like window cards!

whitneymaryann said...

Such a happy and bright window/flowerbox theme. Thanks for the inspiration.

Ina said...

What a pretty windowbox! I love the mauve and pink background paper too!

Sarah Biswabic said...

What a pretty card!!

Julie E said...

What a great little scene the window creates. Definitely worth all that fussy cutting!

CRAZY4 CHRIST said...

Very pretty card!! I love the gems!!
Kristan
sierrababy08 at hotmail dot com

Debbie said...

Pretty card!! That embossing makes a perfect wall!!

Lorianna said...

LOVE this
So cute!
Now I have to get this set!!
Such beautiful colors!!
HUGS
Lorianna

Jen-Jen said...

This turned out so pretty, Vickie!!!

Angie said...

Love your card, the colors are so pretty!

Lisa Lara said...

Wow I love that green wall. Gorgeous use of color Vickie. Love this. I noiticed you need the links to the blog before you Sarah, and after yours, me, Lisa to keep the blog hop rolling. Thanks!

Linda R. said...

Great card. Beautiful color choices!

Lawren said...

Beautiful! I love the colors.