Thursday, May 1, 2014

A PURPLE BRITHDAY

The challenge for this week at The Card Concept is monochromatic purple and the style I used is "clean and layered".  Not my "go to" color, but I did like pairing it up with light green leaves.  Only used two stacked layers of cardstock for the "happy" and offset it slightly for sort of a shadow effect.  Stamped the leaves and flowers before putting in the dotted background and finally fitting all together.  Today Yana posted a video doing layered diecuts in case you're interested

Supplies:
Stamps: HA; Wplus9
Inks: PTI; Memento
Other: PTI die

Thanks for looking and your kind comments.  Betty

8 comments:

  1. Betty, what a beautiful card! The purple & green are such a lovely combination. Fabulous die-cut sentiment. Well done!

    Thanks for the link to Yana's video.

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  2. A lovely birthday card ! Not to mention that I LOVE your color scheme. I'm working on my "purplicious" card now and should have it up on my blog tomorrow!! Thanks again for letting me know, it's a challenge I LOVE!!

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  3. Oh, how beautiful, Betty! I love how you off set the die cut sentiment with the papers, and how you added a pop of color with your green leaves! As always, your clean and layered design is stunning!

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  4. I just love the polka dots peeping out the back of your sentiment Betty!
    beautiful card!

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  5. It's so beautiful, Betty... love how you added HAPPY into the card. Well done
    And thanks for your sweet comment

    Have a good weekend, hugs

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  6. Betty this is so pretty. I love the polka dots:) Thanks for playing along with us at The Card Concept.

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  7. It's a beautiful card. I'm a fan of the color combo you used. You're very talented and creative. Lucky the person who receives this card.

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