Melissas Paperie

Sunday, August 5, 2012

Sending smiles

Still loving the sketch challenge at Retro Sketch ! Here is this week's sketch:



I decided to also use the latest color combo from CR84FN .



I pulled out an under-loved set, Bitty Background Blocks and the pinked square die for this card. The background was created with the Sunrise impression plate.

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The sentiment is from another set that I hardly use, Little Labels. I used Royal Velvet cardstock and ink, Simply Chartreuse and Enchanted Evening cardstock, and a green and blue A Muse Studio ink (still getting used to their names, but I LOVE how well they stamp!).

Thanks for taking a look!
Melissa

7 comments:

Stephanie said...

Great design & the bold colours wok so well :) x

Joyce said...

This is just so dramatic and pretty. Love the purples and green together, and that background is just so striking on royal velvet.

Tracey McNeely said...

Purple and green are an awesome combination.

Mona L. Pendleton said...

So pretty Melissa! Love the embossed background! Thanks so much for playing along with CR84FN :)

Sue Lelli said...

Melissa, THIS card makes me Smile! LOVE the embossing and the sentiment and your design! THX for playing with us at CR84FN!

Deborah Frings said...

Love the bold embossed background and the contrast with the delicate stamped images. Absolutely fabulous!! Thanks so much for playing along with CR84FN!

Pauline said...

This is beautiful, wonderful textures and such pretty papers.
Thanks for joining us at Cr84Fn!