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Thursday, June 13, 2019

IB76 Lemon Yellow


Happy Thursday, peeps!  The end of the week is approaching, yay!  It's time for another Inspired By challenge, and I just got stalled on this one!  I ended up doing what I normally do when I can't come up with an idea...I just throw some elements together randomly, maybe keeping a cohesive shape or theme, and that's what I did today!  You can see I used the square from the Stitched Shapes dies in different patterns and colors:


So let's look to see what stumped me:


A gorgeous table setting, right?!  Don't those lemons and greenery look amazing!  They DO...but I have NO lemon stamps, nothing even close!!  Hence my random elements!  I used some retired SU DSPs, some gifted DSP, a retired set for a sentiment, and some little embellishments on each square.  It's all mounted on an polka-dotted embossed mat, which is mounted on a 4 1/4" square Daffodil Delight card:


I didn't center the design to give it a little edgy look....in the end, I like it!  Hope you'll find something in that challenge photo that will inspire you!!  Hope you share it with us, too!  See you at Inspired By!

A busy day...both Cassidy and Eden were worn out:


Enjoy your day and be blessed!

Project Details—All Products SU! Unless Otherwise Specified
Stamps Perfectly Wrapped (ret)
Card stock & Papers     Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Garden Green, Misc DSP (ret)
 Ink Garden Green, Crumb Cake
Accessories Gingham Ribbon, Enamel Hearts (ret), Linen Thread, Glitter Dots (ret), Dimensionals
Tools     Big Shot, Stitched Shapes Dies, Cable Knit EF (ret), Sponge Dauber, Night of Navy Blend, Stitched Flower Dies (My Favorite Things)

4 comments:

I Card Everyone said...

You do YOU so beautifully, LeAnne! plus you've given all of our card players a way to play along when lemons aren't to be found in one's stash!
LOve your paper choices and can easily spot them in the IB photo! Besides... start with a favorite embossing folder and everything just falls into place, I say!
=]

Wendy said...

Aww, what a sweet picture of Miss Cassidy & Eden napping! That is sure to make you smile! Loved your card today, LeAnne! I also love how your mind works when it comes to creating! Love all the little elements used on this and even though you had nothing with lemons I love how you pulled in the bright yellow to represent the lemon! It all came together nicely! :)

Lisa Elton said...

This has the most charming country feel to it LeAnne, it's wonderful!

Joanne James - The Crafty Owl said...

What a great way to tackle that photo inspiration without a lemon - it certainly doesn't come across as a collection of random bits!