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10/18/2015

PPA272 & PP267

I made a birthday card for a friend of mine. She loves pink, and things with a feminine style.
I was inspired by the Pals Paper Arts' sketch challenge, and the Paper Players' clean-and-simple challenge (leaves).
I tried an embossing resist technique for the first time, and I liked it very much.
Stamp: Lighthearted Leaves, Endless Birthday Wishes
Paper: Whisper White, Strawberry Slush
Ink: VersaMark, Tangelo Twist, Crisp Cantaloupe, Strawberry Slush
Accessories: Embossing Powder (Clear, White), Stamping Sponges, Cording Trim (gold), Metallics Sequin (gold), Dimentionals

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    1. Thanks, Jacqueline! They're warm and pretty colors, aren't they?

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  2. This is gorgeous! Love the white leaves on the pretty colors, and the way you did the sentiment. Well done! Thanks for joining us at Pals Paper Arts.

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    1. Thank you for your sweet comment, Michelle! It took me a pretty long time to choose the sentiment - the right size (length), and the font which match the design of the card.

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  3. Beautiful card and if she likes pink she'll love this! The emboss resist was perfect for those leaves. It reminds me of a fall sunset! Thank so much for sharing with us at the Pals Paper Arts this week!

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    1. Thanks so much for your kind comment, Dawn! I thought about a title of this card, but I couldn't think of anything good, so went with no title. I should have titled this card "Fall Sunset"! ;-P

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  4. These leaves are perfect for your resist technique! Very pretty sketch too! So happy that you shared this with us at the Players this week!

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    1. Thank you for your sweet comment, LeAnne! I want to try the resist technique with blue/green too.

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  5. Stunning and elegant all at the same time! I love the additional layer of white, truly sets it off! Thanks for joining the challenge this week!

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    1. Thank you so much for your kind comment, Susan!

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  6. Very bright and cheery. I'm sure she will LOVE it! Thanks for playing along with PPA this week.

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    1. Thanks, Lisa! I hope she likes it too. :-)

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  7. What a pretty card! I love that technique, and it is so beautiful with this stamp set. Thanks so much for joining us this week at The Paper Players!

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    1. Thank you for your sweet comment, Laurie!

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