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Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Freshly Made Sketches # 126

Freshly Made Sketches  has a fun new sketch up...
My BFF (Linda) and I made a template so we would have it always *wink*
Paper:  PTI scarlet jewel, sweet blush pattern paper, rustic cream
inks:  pure poppy, sweet blush,
stamps and dies:  Lovely Layers, Garden Grace
translucent embossing paste
Crafters Workshop stencil:  Mini flower Piecing
zing embossing powder
 
I used the stencil and some translucent embossing paste to make the face of the card, it is really shiny and pretty in real life!
 
Thanks for taking a look!
Heart Hugs,
Colleen
 

11 comments:

  1. Stunning card for the sketch, Colleen! Great stenciling and smart templating!! I just saw over at the Seize the Sketch challenge that today is your birthday!! Happy Birthday and many, many more!! Hugs, Darnell

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  2. This is beautiful, Colleen! Such a rich-looking card with that gorgeous stenciling!

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  3. Happy, happy birthday Colleen. I'm glad to see you were able to do something you love (stamping) on your birthday. I love the texture on this card and all the things you've been doing with embossing paste lately. The dandelion card the other day is gorgeous, as is this one. I love the look of the translucent paste you used.

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  4. The stencil ing is lovely! And you floral focal point is beautiful! Thanks for joining us at FMS!

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  5. Beautiful anniversary card Colleen. I love the colors.
    I have nominated your blog for the Liebster Award. Here is the link to my blog where you can find all the info on this award: http://craftynanasblog.blogspot.com/2014/03/liebster-award.html

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  6. So pretty. So creative of you.....

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  7. Very pretty card Colleen! I love that red! Beautiful texture and a beautiful flower! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  8. Beautiful card Colleen!!! Love the texture and that stunning flower!!!
    Congratulations on your pick over at FMS!!!

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