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Sunday, August 31, 2014



POST CARD

Several things inspired me today to create this card.  My friend, Barb, sent me the Penny Black stamp and CAS-ology's challenge this week was "letter" - a post card is just a little letter, right??  I first stamped the HA post card in black on some cream cardstock and then overstamped with the PB stamp (which didn't all stamp very well - my fault not the stamp).  So stamped the part with the flower again, colored it with copics, fussy cut and put it over the unstamped part.  Colored a few of the leaves, cut out the post card and put it on the card base.  Lastly, added some ribbon and a few gemstones. I had made a similar card a few years ago - it's a good one to have on hand to add any sort of greeting on the inside.
Supplies:
Stamps: HA S5665; PB "Botanical Notes"
Inks: Copics - E51, E53, YG91, YG95; HA AF213
Other: May Arts silk ribbon; HA 607 paper

Thanks for stopping by and your kind comments.  Betty


12 comments:

  1. Great card Betty, that flower is gorgeous, Cathy x

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  2. Oh, Betty .... this is so beautiful . Love the colors and your lovely yellow flower

    Have a nice day, Lissy

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  3. How lovely of Barb to send you that beautiful Botanical stamp - it looks gorgeous on the postcard with the touch of yellow!

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  4. Just gorgeous Betty. Love the botanical stamp and you've used it beautifully

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  5. This is such a beautiful card, Betty! I love how you 'played' with the stamp on the postcard...it's perfect, and I love your soft yellow flower!
    I'm so glad you're enjoying the stamp :)

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  6. I think this card is just lovely!!

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  7. Very nice. I love the little bit of color with the flower and leaves on the postcard and the dimension it adds.

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  8. Betty, what a wonderful friend Barb is. You have made that stamp shine with your twist, and that flower is fantastic.

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  9. Love that stamp and this beautiful card! The flower is colored beautifully!

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