January 11, 2009

Bloomin' For You!

Hi everyone! Happy Sunday! Here is my card for today's Featured Stamper Challenge on SCS, FS101, which honors jaydekay!!! I LOVE her gallery, and it was really difficult to choose one card to case!!

I decided to case her *Out Of The box Pinks* card, which is TOTAL gorgeousness!!! Here is what I did!!

I kept her GORGEOUS layout and design and used the same stamp set...

*I changed my color to Pink Pirouette with the black and white instead of the Purely Pomegranate she used.
* I added a sentiment
* I added brads
* I added paper piercing
* I used a different border
* I omitted the bumble bee
* I watercolored my flowers instead of using Prismacolor Pencils & Gamsol

I started my card with a base panel of Basic Black, a panel of Whisper White and then a panel of Basic Black & Pink Pirouette. I used the Scallop Edge Punch on the Basic Black panel so you can see the Pink Pirouette on the bottom. On the focal panel, I started by stamping the flowers from Bloomin' Beautiful in Basic Black onto Whisper White Cardstock. I then stamped five flowers onto a separate piece of Whisper White Cardstock, watercolored them using my Aquapainter and Pink Pirouette, and then Riding Hood Red ink. I then cut out the flowers and adhered them to the focal panel, some with dimensionals, some with glue. I added some gold elastic cord just like jaydekay did...

Thanks SO much for stopping by!!

Recipe:
Stamps: Bloomin' Beautiful and All Holidays
Paper: Pink Pirouette, Basic Black & Whisper White
Ink: Basic Black, Pink Pirouette & Riding Hood Red
Accessories: Scallop Edge Punch, Aquapainter, Paper Piercing Tool & Template, Gold Elastic Cord, Vintage Brads and Dimensionals

Jodi

20 comments:

  1. what an absolutely stunning card

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  2. Beautiful Jodi - it feels like the flowers are popping right off the card! Great case.

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  3. Just beautiful, Jodi! I'd forgotten about this set! TFS!

    Brandi

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  4. Just a gorgeous gorgeous card. Love the colors!

    Mary
    www.primitiveseasons.blogspot.com

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  5. This is absolutely beautiful Jodi! Your coloring is gorgeous and I like the piercing in the border too! :D

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  6. very pretty!! Love the out of the box flowers!!

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  7. This is drop dead gorgeous! What a stunning creation.

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  8. Fabulous floral, Jodi! A true stunner!!!

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  9. This is so beautiful. I love how the flowers come out from the sides. Great take on the inspiration piece.

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  10. Your card is gorgeous! The black makes the flowers just POP off the card!

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  11. What the other girls said then add a THUD!!!!

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  12. This is breathtaking! I 'whoa-ed' out loud when it opened on my screen.

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  13. These flowers are gorgeous! Love your watercoloring!

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  14. What a beautiful card! WOW! Love your colors! Also likin' the Edward pic you have up this week! LOL! ;)

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  15. Gorgeous card girl!! Those flowers are so pretty!

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  16. Wow...so beautiful!! Your coloring is amazing, and the black and pink really make your flowers pop!!

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  17. Absolutely Gorgeous!!
    I love the 3D Flowers..
    you made them look so real.
    Great coloring.
    TFS

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  18. Absolutely beautiful - a quick question - did you stamp and color the flowers on the base white cardstock then add the cut out flowers on top? Am definitely going to CASE this!

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Thanks SO much for stopping by and leaving me some ♥!