Friday, April 5, 2013

Purple birthday card

Moving on in the weekly challenges, these are some Wednesday challenges that had me stumped for a bit. But I took some inspiration from Lynn Put at Color Throwdown, and came up with this card.

Word Art Wednesday
Simon Says - birthday
Color Throwdown
Freshly Made Sketches

The colors stumped me for a while. I chose retired Petal and Vineyard Berry, and current Buttercup and Ponderosa Pine. Here is the inside, using the verse from Word Art Wednesday:

And a close-up on the verse:

Sorry it's a little fuzzy.

Materials used:
Cardstock: Petal, Vineyard Berry, White Daisy
Stamps: Art Philosophy, Dreams Come True
Ink: Ponderosa Pine, Buttercup, Vineyard Berry, Petal
Marker sets: Creme Brulee, Ponderosa Pine
Other: Paradise Baker's Twine


  1. I love the purple and how you've used the word art on the inside of your beautiful card. Thanks so much for sharing this with us in this week's challenge.
    Word Art Wednesday

  2. The colors are very subdued and beautiful.
    Thank you for sharing your wonderful artwork with us this week.
    Carole Robb Bisson
    Word Art Wednesday
    The Blessing of the LORD be Upon You!

  3. The yellow flower just pops against your background! Thanks for joining us at FMS!

  4. How pretty! That flower is really lovely against the purple. Glad you joined us this week at FMS!

  5. Beautiful and elegant..thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog