Tuesday, August 25, 2009



It is time for Flourishes Timeless Tuesday Challenge(FTTC30)! It is the last Tuesday of the month so we have a guest challenge host this week. Our challenge host is Liz Williams(lazylizard). Liz is challenging us to use pearls on our cards. Whether you want to use pearlized papers, pearlx, pearl paints, halfback pearls, or actual pearl beads, whatever you choose to use we would love to see what you create.



I am using Flourishes newly released Gerbera Daisies set. I am using Flourishes classic white cardstock. This cardstock is wonderful for coloring with copics. I am Flourishes Copic Color Collection in Dusty Rose, Daffodil, Tiger Lily, Fields, and Evergreen. This set is beautiful and fun to color. For the pearl challenge, I added a few pearls to the opposite corners. I also added three to the main panel to create some balance.

This card is for two other challenges as well. The sketch is part of the Mojo100 Anniversary Sketch Challenges. This one is for the MOJOJANETTE. I am also using only SU NEW in colors which is the challenge issued by Loretta at the OCC. I used melon mambo, crushed curry, and razzleberry dp. I did sponge some Ranger ink vintage photo onto the pattern papers to tone them down quite a bit so that my beautiful gerbera daisies would be the focal point. I left the focal panel crisp white for added contrast with these colors and the flowers.


Be sure to check out the otherFriends of Flourishes Blog Team Designers

to see what they created for you this week.

Liz, Kimberly, Silke, Cindy and Dee
As always, thanks so much for stopping by!

Stamps
Flourishes Gerbera Daisies
Paper
Flourishes classic white, melon mambo, crushed curry, razzleberry dp
Ink
Palette Noir, Ranger Vintage Photo
Accessories
nestabilities, circle punch, pearls(Micheal's), copics, raspberry fizz ribbon(vintage photo sponged over), sponges, glue dots, foam squares, MS border punch


17 comments:

  1. The only words that I can ever think to describe your cards are beautiful and gorgeous! Great coloring job!!

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  2. Look at all of the beautiful colors in this! It's so awesome, Betty.

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  3. Oh my gosh, Betty! This is STUNNING!! It totally jumped off the Flourishes screen at me. GORGEOUS!!!

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  4. Love your GORGEOUS flowers, Beautiful!!!

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  5. Wow! So beautiful, Betty! Love all those beautiful colors! Love the use of the pearls!

    Thanks for the link and your instructions to the Timeless Tuesday badge thingy! Even I could do it!

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  6. Simply gorgeous - Betty!!! Your colors and coloring is fabulous!!! Hugs ~S~

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  7. Betty, this card is lovely! The gerbera daisies are so pretty, and so is your coloring, of course!! The pearls in the pale yellow are lovley!!! Great job!!

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  8. What a gorgeous card - love your colours and those beautiful flowers!!!! Using pearls - now that's my kind of challenge!!! :)

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  9. This is absolutely gorgeous, Betty!!! I LOVE this image, and your colors and coloring totally rock!

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  10. Betty, this is a GORGEOUS card!! I guess great minds think alike with the ribbon color! Well, the whole color combo!! :) LOL!!

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  11. What a beautiful color combo. It's nice to see these daisies done in so many different ways. Pat

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  12. How totally GORGEOUS Betty! What a stunning image and your coloring just blows me away! WOW WOW WOW!

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  13. This is stunning! Your coloring is so amazing and the colors you've chosen are just perfect!

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  14. This is stunning Betty!! Love those daisies!!! Awesome coloring and design!! Perfect colors!
    hugs,
    Chris

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  15. How gorgeous!! I love the soft colors of your flowers! Those daisies are just stunning, and so is your beautiful card that reminds me of Autumn.

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  16. So beautiful, Betty! Love your colorful daisies, and your larger pearls are so pretty!!

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  17. Now that's what Gerbera Daisies are supposed to look like....these are colored beautifully, Betty!!!!

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