May 11, 2015

Hey, Girl

Joan Bardee  www.dearpaperlicious.com


Made this card for someone who deserves it!  Just ink, paper, stamps.  Easy to make and easy to mail.   Made a few of these, using a variety of colors and sentiments, but this is the one that worked best.  Love that green!




This card also fits the criteria of the One-Layer Simplicity Challenge, Blossom.

Speaking of challenges, I am trying to participate but often the deadline passes before I can do so.  Not sure how folks make and post cards daily!  In the meantime, I am focusing on some non card paper crafting that I hope to share soon. 

Supplies:

Paper:  Essentials by Ellen, White Linen
Ink:  Fresh Ink, Grass; Ranger Archival Black
Stamps:  Essentials by Ellen Bohemian Garden and Hello Gorgeous

MOOD WHEN DONE = Appreciative

8 comments:

  1. I, too, love the Grass ink...so fresh and fun! Great card, Joan. And I'm with you on the challenges. How do people keep up? I'm not that organized.

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  2. Love the contrast between that vibrant green and the black!
    As far as participating in challenges, I can't even find the energy to stamp period!! This year has been dedicated to my HS senior. I figure I'll need stamping to fill my time soon enough when my boys leave for new adventures. Till then, I'll enjoy your creations!

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  3. Perfection, and I mean that most seriously. I, too, love that shade of green. So fresh on the white with the black contrasting sentiment. I love your style, Joan.

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  4. Joan, this is just perfect in its simplicity! Thanks for the visual reminder that not everything has to be multiple layers and techniques.

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  5. I love that shade of green! what a fun card! :)

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  6. Your green, black and white colour scheme is so fresh and pretty. Thanks for taking time to play in our challenge I agree with you it is hard to get to them sometimes.
    I think this might be the first time I have stayed to comment on your new blog, sorry about that, be assured I was thrilled to see you back and I love reading and browsing here.

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  7. I have been examining this card - why does it work? It looks like completely random placement of these various elements to my eye - something I would never, ever have done, and yet it is absolutely perfect! So glad you joined us at OLS!

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  8. I agree with Ardyth! Its a completely unusual card - green for flowers?!? But it looks absolutely wonderful! Wish I had done that! :)

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