Sunday, March 23, 2014

Paper Players 188


Happy Sunday, everyone! Are you having a nice weekend?  Sandy is our lovely Paper Players  hostess today with this fun sketch:

I needed an extra-special thank you card this week, and this sketch fit the bill:

LeAnne Pugliese WeeInklings Paper Players 188 Summer Silhouettes Thank You Stampin Up -2

I used several images from Summer Silhouettes, as well as the Hardwood background stamp for my images.  The sentiments are from Another Thank You and Itty Bitty Banners; two of them are heat-embossed.  I cut off 1/2” from the front of this card, dry embossed the edge about 1 1/2” in,  and attached the ruffle trim to the other inside edge.  I used the colors from the Colour Me…! challenge #12.  Aren’t they gorgeous?

Here are some closeups of each section:




I really enjoyed playing with the circular elements on this card---I hope you’ll come play with us too!  Check out what the other designers created:
A little time spent outside last week….I see lots & lots of yardwork; she sees stick fun!




Enjoy your day!

Products used, including Spellbinder Nestabilities Petite Scalloped Dies:
Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.


Elizabeth said...

Gorgeous card - the circles are fun and the colours are super. I think I would prefer to play with sticks rather than do the yard work too :) Elizabeth xx

Tenia Nelson said...

So so cool!!!

Lesley Croghan said...

This card is amazing! WOW! Love how you used the colours and the design is SO fantastic!!! This is a winner, LeAnne!

stampwithsandy said...

Oh my word, LeAnne! This is gorgeous! So many beautiful layers of deliciousness, I don't know where to begin! And those colors are lovely! Way to go rocking the sketch, LeAnne!

Anita in France said...

Wow, this is so lovely, LeAnne! The different levels of circle layering over the swiss dot embossing is fabulous ... and the fluttering banner with the flower is such a gorgeous touch! Anita :)

Pat Jandacek said...

The embossed Thank You on the vellum banner is so impressive (no pun intended)! I also love the images used on the circles...a beautiful card!

Lisa said...

I like those wispy flowers and your vellum sentiment, pretty card LeAnne!

Linda said...

I love the way you did the thank you. That looks so cool
Oh to see yard work, well we still can't see all of our yard. LOL I use to see the work as fun. Now I don't look outside. LOL Maybe you should just have fun with the sticks too and forget the yard work.

lisa808 said...

So pretty with the layers and textures.

Jaydee said...

LeAnne, I love the repetition of thanks and the white embossed vellum sentiment. The ruffled ribbon on the inside is such a wonderful finishing touch. Gorgeous

Princess Judy Palmer said...

Such a gorgeous card! The colors are so pretty. I love the vellum flag banner and the ruffled ribbon along the edge. So perfect!

Katie Melhus said...

Wow, there are so many lovely details here, especially that floating vellum tag. This card is such a cutie! Thanks so much for playing along this week at Colour Me...!

Bonnie said...

This is so pretty with the fresh colors! Love that little embossed banner! Delightful!

Joanne said...

Wow - this card is a beauty! So full of interest and I love the way you've used the colours and layout - stunning.

Nance Leedy said...

Oh, these colors are beautiful! I love how you've used the summer silhouettes stamp, the repeated sentiments and the white embossing on vellum is gorgeous! Lovely card, LeAnne!

Scrappy Géri said...

Wow you did a great job with that sketch and I live the combo :)