Tuesday, August 11, 2009

It is time for Flourishes Timeless Tuesday Challenge(FTTC28)!!! This week Silke Ledlow is our challenge host. Silke is challenging us to score it!!! We are to use any scoring tool we have to create score detailing on our cards. If you do not have any neat scoring device, no fear, scoring can be done with the groove of a trimmer and a bone folder or stylus. Your designs can be very intricate to classically simple. Whatever design you go for, we'd love to see what you create.

I am using Summer Botanicals and Timeless Quote stamp sets. I scored a harlequin diamon pattern to act as a piece of decorative paper for my background. I repeatedly scored an 1/8" vertical on chocolate cardstock to go behind my focal point. I stamped two flowers from the Summer Botanicals set, added a quote and a few tiny touches of rhinestones on the flowers, and some ribbon tabs to complete my clean and simple card. This is a 5 X 7 card. I purchased a pack of envys for this size card at Micheals one day when I had a coupon and could NOT find a thing to buy...I KNOW shoppers logic!!! So, I have a few this size I need to make.

A special note: I must say that I use my Score Pal everytime I make a card if I do nothing but score the fold. It has become one of my most used tools aside from my trimmer. I could never thank Deborah Anton enough for her wonderful generosity. Please read about that story here. Again, thanks Deborah!!!

This card is also for SCS CAS challenge CAS27(bling)! I kept the layout and design pretty simple. It is easier for me to score than it is to sort through all my dp...so that was simple, too. I love how it turned out.

Be sure to check out the other

Friends of Flourishes Blog Team Designers

to see what they created for you this week.
Silke, Dee, Kimberly, and Cindy

STAMPS: Flourishes Summer Botanicals and Timeless Quotes PAPER: GP white, PTI spring moss and dark chocolate, INK: PTI spring moss and raspberry fizz, ACCESSORIES: rhinestones, raspberry fizz ribbon, foam squares, nestabilities, score pal

As always, thanks so much for stopping by!!!


  1. Betty - this is a wonderful story...I had no idea!!! I'm so happy to hear that there are still generous people out there!!! You are one lucky girl - LOL!!!

    Anyway - your scored card is G-O-R-G-E-O-U-S!!! Look at all this white space & the bling - LOL - love that too!!! Hugs ~S~

  2. Beautiful Betty, I love your flowers.

  3. LOVE the blinged up flowers! Very pretty card!

  4. Beautiful, beautiful, BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!! Love every inch of this card!! But the gems on the flowers are genius!!!!

  5. So beautiful Betty! Love your scoring here-- adds a fresh and pretty basket effect to your blossoms!

  6. This is gorgeous, Betty! I just love how that diamond pattern adds so much to a card and the bling on the flowers is fabulous! Thank you soooo much for the nice comments you left on SCS and my blog about my ornament card! You are so sweet!

  7. This is just so pretty, Betty! I LOVE the bling on the flower!!

  8. Betty this is sooo pretty, love the bling added to the flower!

  9. Beautiful!! I love the bling and your scoring on the bottom is fabulous!!

  10. What a beautiful card Betty!! Love the bling on your gorgeous flowers, the layout, colors and your scoring! How generous of Deborah. I don't have a scorpal yet. On my wishlist....
    Have a great day!

  11. Lovely card and I agree the layout is just perfect. Very nice. Pat

  12. I love how you scored the chocolate strip to look likes scored ribbon....that's a great look! I'm also drawn to the bling you added to the flowers. Great card, I love all the wonderful details!

  13. Your scoring gives this such an elegant touch and the bling on the flowers looks sooo pretty, Betty!!!!! What a beautiful design!!!!

  14. Betty this is so gorgeous!!! Love the clean lines and your scoring is wonderful!!! (Mine always end up wonky!) Love the colours and the simple elegance of this card!!!!

    PS. Love the new pic BTW!!!! :)

  15. I LOVE this card! I want to go try out the colors like right now!! (too bad I'm stuck working instead! blah!)

  16. Oh I just LOVE what you did with the rhinestones Betty! And the scoring and layout. A fantastic card!

    You are a beautiful blonde bombshell too girl. Great new avie!


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