Tuesday, July 10, 2012



Happy Tuesday!  I have a card to share with you today.  This card is for today's SCS Color Combo Challenge(CC383)! Raspberry Pirouette Cakes! Check out the link to play along and to find out about our dessert option.

I am using ODBD
Scripture Collection 3 set along with the newly released Calla Lily set.  I am also playing along with ODBD Shining the Light Challenge(ODBDSLC115)  tearing or distressing.  I guess I did a little of both. 
 
For my card I knew I wanted to distress it a bit in keeping with the dessert option as well as.  I thought it would look great to stamp and color the new Calla Lily set around the edges and lightly color.  I ink distressed the edges.  To make sure I had room for my scripture I thought it would look cool to add a more modern feel with the pennant tag stitch to the top left topped with a button and twine for a more vintage distress feel.    I really love how it turned out.  I think the ink distressing really toned down the boldness of the colors a bit.


As always thanks so much for stopping by!

Betty

Playing along with a few more blog challenges
Crafty Bloggers Network  Anything Goes
Make it Monday  always Anything Goes

Tammy Scrapin Corner Anything Goes

Catch The Bug  Anything Goes
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards Anything Goes
Inspire Me Fridays Always Anything Goes



 
Supplies
ODBD stamps
Paper SU raspberry ripple, The Paper Company kraft, SU text print dp(retired?)
Ink Memento tuxedo black, Ranger Brushed Corduroy
Accessories PTI impressions plate, copics, May Arts ivory twine, PTI linen button, MFT fishtail stax, sewing machine, distressing tool, scor-tape, dimensionals

15 comments:

  1. Absolutely beautiful Betty. Lovely colours and such gorgeous stamping. Thank you for joining us at CC&CC this time.
    Debbie x

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  2. Love the verse and now I'm going to be singing the song all day :) Great use of the colours and loving the text with the flowers.

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  3. This card is beautiful. Love the layering you did and that you gave it a distressed edge. Very pretty! Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp and Show! Hugs, Sandra

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  4. Beautiful, Betty. I love that Calla Lily!

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  5. This is so sweet and the colors are perfect.

    I am so pleased you
    decided to join us for our Challenge.
    Hugs, Founder and Owner of Tammy Scrapin Corner, Tammy Ortiz

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  6. This is so beautiful! Love your use of colors! :-)))

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  7. Stunning Betty. I love it. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Tammy's Scrapin Corner. Hope to see you again next week. joann sassy raggedy

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  8. I saw this on SC Betty!! Loved your choice of colors. Your card is very creative and beautiful!! Love the stitching, newsprint, embossed background and distressing. Thanks for supporting the ODBD challenge again this week!! It is so appreciated!!
    hugs,
    Chris

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  9. this is absolutely gorgeous, betty!!

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  10. gorgeous!! Thanks for joining us at Chocolate, Coffee and Cards Challenges!!
    hugs
    xMx

    you can visit
    http://whenthescraphitsthefun.blogspot.com/
    for my free digis!!

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  11. What a beautiful card! Lovely work!

    Thanks so much for playin' along with us this week for the Catch The Bug “July Anything Goes" Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps! We hope you join us again tomorrow for a fantastic Christmas in July celebration and the chance to WIN lots of goodies!!!!!
    Hugs & Happy Days! ~Min
    Kaymin Kreations

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  12. Fab card. Thanks for joining in. Sarah CBN DT

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  13. Oh Betty...this is gorgeous...I love your use of these flowers, how you placed them on the dsp!! Gorgeous
    Hugs

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