Friday, March 1, 2013

Little Scrap Pieces Fun Friday - Think Spring

Happy Friday!! I hope you had a great week!! It's time for a Fun Friday Challenge at Little Scrap Pieces :)



The theme this week is Think Spring...which isn't hard for me because every time I step outside to cold and snow, I'm thinking spring :)


The base of the card is black cardstock from The Paper Studio. Watercolor paper was used for the base and the top layer of the Spellbinders Grand Labels Four. The flower stamp is from the Tim Holtz Spring Sprung stamp set. It was stamped with TH Embossing Ink and then embossed with clear embossing powder. The watercolor paper was then inked with Barn Door, Tattered Rose and Scattered Straw Distress Inks. The flower stamp was then stamped with Tattered Rose Distress Ink so it looks like they are in the background. The butterfly is from the same stamp set, stamped with Jet Black Archival Ink onto Tim Holtz Stamping Paper and cut out. It was colored with Tattered Rose and Spiced Marmalade Distress Markers and a TH Waterbrush. It was popped up with foam tape for dimension and a strip of crystal gems were added. I have no idea who made the Imagine stamp...it's been in my stash for a while and I had thrown away all the packaging before I started blogging. It was stamped with Tattered Rose Distress Ink.


I am entering this in the following challenges:
  1. Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
  2. Dl.Art Thankful Thursday - Linky Party
Now it's your turn!! Head on over to Little Scrap Pieces to see the amazing projects my talented design team sisters have created for today's challenge. Then link up your Think Spring project...I can't wait to see what you create :)

35 comments:

Sherrie K. said...

Wow...another beautiful card Lisa! The stamping ad inking is gorgeous! I love the beautiful butterfly and the colors are fabulous!
Hope you have a wonderful weekend my friend! Yeah, for Friday's!
Sherrie K

Nana said...

Another beauty here Lisa. Love the color. Sure wish the butterflies would start flying here. TFS~~~

Have a great day.
Hugs Nana
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Creations by Shirl said...

Beautiful Lisa, love the simplicity of it and great choice of colors.. The butterfly is so pretty...
Enjoy your happy Friday and crafty weekend ahead...

Beebeebabs said...

Beautiful card you did a fabulous job thanks for sharing and have a great weekend!!!

Gita said...

Gorgeous card. Love the inked up background and that stamp set is really pretty.

Dayna Sabrina said...

This is gorgeous Lisa! I find myself more and more attracted to this emboss resist and watercolor look. I love the way this trend is going and you my friend have done it JUSTICE! Thanks for sharing this beauty with us!

snappy scrappy said...

Gorgeous...love the image and the background!!!
Lee-Ann :)

Karen said...

what a beautiful array of colors makes me think of a summer sunset. The black is a wonderful subtle anchor. Lovely. Hope you have a terrific weekend. Karen

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Lisa, I like the fabulous colours, and the gorgeous butterfly.
Kevin xx

Audrey Frelx said...

Lisa, I love this beautiful card!!! The colors are fabulous!

Lisa, you are such a sweetie!!! Thanks for always dropping over and leaving me such wonderful comments -- I appreciate you, my friend!

Hugs!

VanessaB said...

it's 81 here so i'm definitely thinking spring. :) love love this card. it's so gorgeous- fantastic beautiful colors :)

Karon said...

Stunning card Lisa - love the colours and awesome stamping. Have a great weekend.

Dana Tatar {datatar} said...

Gorgeous card! I love the ink and embossing. Thanks for the inspiration! =)

jessica said...

Gorgeous card Lisa!! Another beautiful display of your incredible talent!!!!
Thanks for sharing my friend!!!
Have a GREAT weekend!!

katieo said...

Stunning I love the black and white frame. A great contrast to the bright background you created. Have an outstanding weekend

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Lisa :-) I love the whole design of this ,, so pretty and I love the techniques you used ,,FAB :-)

thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge
luv
Lols x x x
p.s I have a candy on my blog if you would like to take a peek :-)

Yoshira aka cricutalltime said...

Stunning card.love the colors and your stamping is just perfect.

Tricia G. said...

We'd love for you to try out at our new design team: Sister Act Card Challenge

DIANA L. said...

Great colors Lisa and the negative space for the flowers works real well. Very pretty.
Have a great weekend my friend.
Hugs Diana

Laurie said...

Another gorgeous card Lisa!! LOVE the colors, very springy!! lol Thanks for stopping by and your words of encouragement, that meant a lot. Have a great weekend girlfriend!

Laurie
scrapsbysissy.blogspot.com

Indy said...

Lisa, this is just gorgeous! Love those colors! I agree with you, I am always thinking spring when I am out in the cold! Hope my report cards and grading goes fast because I want to link up with this challenge!
{hugs}
Indy

Shelly said...

Lisa, this is really really pretty! I just love how the flowers look - what a great stamp! This is a gorgeous spring card my friend!

I hope you have a wonderful weekend and maybe maybe just maybe a little warmer weather??.
Shelly

Karen said...

My sweetest friend, this is stunning! I am crazy in love with the colors... they're exquisite. The stamp is gorgeous and I love that you used white in front instead of black. The butterfly is so pretty fluttering along the painted landscape... **dreamy sigh** This speaks of spring's beauty so effortlessly. Incredible creation once again, my dear Lisa! I hope you have a happy weekend! :o)

Hugs and blessings!

Sonia said...

Hi dearest friend^_^
What a stunning card you have made^_^
Love the warm colors, the gorgeous stamped and elegant sentiment^_^
Very very well done my artist friend^_^
Have a fabulous weekend^_^
Huge hugs,
Sonia

Diane said...

I am "lovin" this...all those yummy Distress inks...and what a gorgeous color combo!! Ready for Spring, too...won't be too long as time sure does fly by...have a fun weekend!!!!

Esther said...

Stunning!!! Beautiful watercolor inking on this and the butterfly is gorgeous!!!!!!
Takes your breath away!!!!

Creative M said...

EXQUISITE!!Fascinating!!Love the bright colors!
A Gorgeous Card!
Have a FABULOUS weekend my friend,
M'

Tracey Sabella said...

This is so gorgeous!! Love the blended colors! ~ Blessings, Tracey

http://gracescraps.blogspot.com/

Līva Kalniņa said...

Great stamping! This card is so wonderful - I think anyone on this earth would love to receive it!

Jayne said...

Gorgeous card Lisa. Love the stamping. You are rocking TH!
Hope you are having a fab weekend my friend.
Jayne x

Cindy said...

GORGEOUS job with your stamping!The background looks perfect and so is the colors,SUPER job my sweet friend!it looks BEAUTIFUL!!!:)

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Beautiful! Love the colors on this! Carri~Abusybee

Tracey said...

Beautiful! Love the techniques you have used to create your pretty spring card!

Kate said...

Another Gorgeous Card. Love the colors so pretty my friend.

debby4000 said...

Love your beautiful, gorgeous card.

Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp challenge.

luv
Debby

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