Sunday, September 17, 2017

Happy Birthday to you

Hi everyone!  Looks like my mojo has returned!  Yay!!!  I was able to actually create some cards and not one ended up in the trash.  That is a good day!


All three of my cards today feature Tilly's Magic Garden stamp set illustrated by Lydia Evans for Catherine Pooler Designs.  The sentiment is from Young at Heart.


I had fun playing around with different color combos.  This one is Bellini with Orange Twist and Mint to Be and Aquatini.  I had to use Black Jack & Midnight for the leaves.


I think this one is my favorite of the three.  Do you have a favorite?

I used Bellini, Orange Twist, It's a Boy and Fiesta Blue. I have to tell you just how easy these were to create.  I first drew a light pencil line onto my card base. I then used one of Catherine's new acrylic blocks, which have grid lines on them, to stamp the flowers in a perfect line.  I just used one of the lines on the block and lined it up with my pencil line and voila, perfect stamping!


I am playing along over at Addicted to CAS: Florals.


and Seize the Birthday: No topping for me.


Thank you for visiting and have a great day!

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10 comments:

  1. My favorite is the first card. I love that flower & the black strip of paper above & below the flowers. I ordered the bundle ..... you're a great enabler! Haha! Glad you got your mojo back. Great cards ..... as always!! ❤️

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  2. Kristie,
    I love the lines of the cards and the unexpected colors!
    Linda

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  3. Gorgeous and I agree with you I love the colours on the third card.

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  4. Three really beautiful cards, Kristie! I love your choice of flowers and your color palette on each one is so lovely! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at Addicted to CAS!

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  5. Just gorgeous Kristie. The flowers are perfect. Such a nice stamp set and these are fabulous cards.

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  6. Wonderful cards Kristie - I think the first card, the brightest of the three appeals to me the most
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  7. Beauty in any color is a treat for these eyes, Kristie! You've given me a trio to appreciate! So pretty!
    =]

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  8. Well Hello Mr. Mojo! These are wonderful, Kristie. I need to remember to make duplicates when I have a design that works as this one does. Thanks for sharing your card with us at Addicted to CAS.

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  9. Glad your mojo returned! Beautiful colors on all the cards, and I love the design/sketch. Thank you so much for joining us at Seize the Birthday challenge!
    xx Ashwini, STBDT

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Your comments are much appreciated. Thank you!

Hugs,
Kristie