Sunday, March 1, 2009

FS card, thinking of Verve!

Today was SCS Featured Stamper challenge and the honor goes to... Kelly H! I am new to Kelly, but she has a really fun gallery! I chose this card to case. I loved her use of white embossing powder -I never think to do that and it's really lovely! Makes quite a statement. I changed the colors, image and sentiment. Used my scalloped nesties, added some layers and a butterfly!

The images are from Verve's Abundant Blessings and the sentiment is from Verve's Artful Elegance. The pearls are Latte colored Kaiser pearls. I thought using colors in this tone would be good for a masculine sympathy card. I have none in my stash, and I really like to make these ahead of time -if you know what I mean!?!

Here is a close up picture.

AND... mark your calendars! Verve is having their big March release on Sunday, March 8th, 5pm Pacific!! You don't want to miss the release of the 8 new sets and 5 Plain Janes! They are fabulous (as always) and the sneak peeks start tomorrow (Mon, 3/2), so be sure to check out the Verve Blog for samples!


Card Deets:
Stamps: abundant blessings, artful elegance
Paper: artichoke, river rock, white and DP is retired SU Spring Showers
Ink: versamark
Accessories: white EP, MS Royal butterfly punch, kaiser pearls, oval punches, rectangle nesties, white satin ribbon

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7 comments:

  1. Gorgeous!!! Love the monochromatic look

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  2. Michelle, love your card. The colors, the pattern dp, the embossing. Great work!!!

    Whenever, I come by your blog I always linger on the Edward slideshow. He is one FINE V.

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  3. great card very calming
    Hugs
    Norine

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  4. I love how you put the pearls in the butterfly, Michelle! That is so pretty!

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  5. This is gorgeous, rommie...I love the images and the white embossing....looks fabulous!!!

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  6. Absolutely stunning Michelle, I love it!

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