Melissas Paperie

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

You bring me sunshine

I'm playing along with the Waltzingmouse Stamps July Blog Party ! This month's theme is the great outdoors, and I used My Island. So fun!

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The background was impressed with PTI's Sunrise Impression Plate. I clear embossed with sentiment.

Thanks for coming by!
Melissa

"You bring me sunshine"
Stamps: My Island
Ink: Aqua Mist, Summer Sunrise, Orange Zest (PTI) , Rich Cocoa (Memento) and Versamark
Paper: Kraft, Orange Zest, Dark Chocolate and Soft Stone (PTI)
Other: Sunrise IP and Wine bottle tag die (PTI), foam tape

20 comments:

Jeanne J said...

Oh Wow! Love that starburst pattern embossing in orange - so sunny it ties everything together beautifully! That little pop of blue in the water surrounding your island looks so inviting!

Joyce said...

Well, I'll be pinning this one. I just love what you did with this set, and how brilliant to use that IP. Love the colors you chose, as well.

Lynn Mercurio said...

oh boy, do I ever love this. Your embossing background is the perfect backdrop for this summery card. Great job.

Cathy Weber said...

That impression plate is perfect with the new stamp set...the palm trees look so nice stamped over the sunray image.

Julia Aston said...

Wow! I need my sunglasses for this one! what a wonderful summer card! love the embossed background!

Kelly S. said...

Oooo this is SUCH a pretty card, Melissa! That sunshine impression plate looks FABULOUS with the My Island images! Love the color scheme on this one, so warm and well...SUNNY! So glad you could come to the party this month!!

Vickie Z said...

Love the starburst embossing and love the My Island image. The clear embossed sentiment is wonderful!

Asha said...

Starburst or sunburst? Your embossing is crisp and clean and makes a perfect backdrop for a fun-in-the-sun card. I feel happy just looking at it!

Mara Campbell said...

This is stunning!!! I love the starburst embossing and the beautiful colors together!

Sarah said...

The embossing makes a perfect background for your lovely stamping.

Antje said...

The embossed sun in the bg fits just perfect with the whole image and theme of the card! Great!

Bumblebee said...

great card, love that embossing!

Deborah Frings said...

I really like the embossed background and your gorgeous island! Lovely card!

Renee said...

Oh,Melissa this is gorgeous!!
I love the colors...
and that embossed background is perfect for this set!!
Love that island scene! :)

Kim said...

Wow, you are just too clever! I love how you used the sunburst impression plate. A fabulous card and one I plan to CASE once I pick up my stamps.

Pauline said...

This is beautiful! I love the embossed sun beams behind your label!

Claire Brennan said...

This is gorgeous Melissa...mind if I pin? stunning colours, you've a great eye!!! and thank you so much for playing along with us at WMS!

Marybeth said...

Wow , each card keeps getting better and better. Love yours … makes me so glad I bought this fun set.

anya said...

Love it! Fantastic colors and I love the layout! So glad you joined the WMS party this month, Melissa!

GrĂ¡ O'Neill said...

Stunning card, love the colours & the embossing match to the stamp :)