Monday, April 8, 2013

ABC23~Spring Color Challenge

 Supplies:  Elements of Style & A Fitting Occasion Stamp Sets; Bashful Blue, Certainly Celery,
 Pink Pirouette & Whisper White Card Stock; Pink Pirouette & Certainly  Celery Ink; SU!
 DSP; Big Shot; Honeycomb, Vintage Wallpaper & Chevron Embossing Folders; Elegant
 Butterfly, 1 1/4" Scallop Circle, 1" Circle, 3/4" Circle & Scallop Edge Punches;
 Certainly Celery Satin Ribbon; SU! Rhinestones; White Embossing Powder; 
Heat Gun; Dimensionals   

Good Morning & Happy Monday Stamping Friends!
I hope you all had a wonderful weekend!  Mine was nice & we had great weather---maybe Spring is finally here!!!!!

Speaking of Spring; we're back from our week off @ ABC Challenges & we want you to share your cards using the following colors:  Certainly Celery, Bashful Blue & Pretty in Pink.  If you don't have these Stampin' Up! colors; please use the closest colors you do have....we want to see your wonderful art!!!  Check out our blog to read the rules & to see what the rest of the DT came up with.  After you've been inspired; you'll have until next Sunday, April 14 @ Noon EST to link up your work.

I really enjoyed making my creation using the sketch from Sketchy Friday & it wasn't until I was ready to start my water coloring did I realize I used Pink Pirouette instead of Pretty in Pink....shame on me but it still work peeps so no excuses to not play along LOL!!!

I'm also entering my card into the following challenges:
Brown Sugar
Dream Valley
Great Impressions
Joanna Sheen
Penny Black & More
The Pink Elephant
Ribbon Girl
Robyn's Fetish
Scrappy Frogs

Be sure to visit me again tomorrow...I'm posting my second card as Guest Designer for Loves Rubberstamps.  Thanks so much for stopping by & have a great rest of the day!!!
Until Next Time,
Hugs & Love,


  1. Your card look gorgeous!!!
    Good luck to the challenge!

    If you wish, come on my blog ... If you want, you can become a Member? Please! ... I'd be honored

  2. Beautiful! My two favorite colors. I like the different embossing folders and the gorgeous stamp behind that butterfly.

  3. Jackie, I don't know how you do it! Gorgeous card after gorgeous card and each layout so different, full of texture and inspiration!! I love the colors, LOVE those flowers behind the butterfly, love the embossing--it's GORGEOUS! :)
    Glad you joined us over at The Pink Elephant so everyone there can be inspired too! HUGs, kadie

  4. Love the embossed backgrounds and the soft, pretty colors! Love the flowers, butterflies and ribbon! Thanks for joining us at Sketchy Friday! :)

  5. I love the softness of this card, with the beautiful colors and butterfly! Gorgeous!

  6. what a beauty! thanks for playing along at the pink elephant!

  7. This is so soft and delicate! Beautiful!

  8. Oh my! This is so soft and pretty! I love your coloring choices and the added dimension of the bow and butterfly! Thanks so much for joining us at Great Impressions Stamps!

  9. This card is so pretty! Love the green butterfly!

  10. This is such a beautifully designed card. I love the way you have mixed the colours, and the embossing looks wonderful.
    Thank you for taking part in the Joanna Sheen Challenge
    Sue xx

  11. This is very pretty, love the color combo!!!!
    Thanks for playing with us at Sketchy Friday.
    Ardilla :)

  12. Howdy! Gail from the Brown Sugar Team here to say how lovely your creation is for the challenge - I just love the pink and green color combination on your card - thank you for entering our challenge and please come back for the next challenge on Friday - enjoy your day!

  13. Nice card Jackie - thanks for joining in with the Ribbon Girl April card challenge, Mary x

  14. such nice embossing and layering done on this card makes it look pretty also i like the background pink flower paper

  15. Wow, this is simply gorgeous. You applied the sketch PERFECTLY and those colors are amazing! You really did inspire us at Sketch Friday. Thanks for joining in!

  16. Beautiful card, thanks for sharing it in the Brown Sugar Challenge.

  17. Lovely colours! Beautiful card! Thank you for joining Robyn's Fetish Challenge! Lilia DT

  18. I can see a lo of work has gone into this card and the result is beautifully elegant. I love the use of the different embossing folders too.
    Thanks so much for sharig with us at Penny Black & More this month.
    Lynn x

  19. such a beautiful and so nice to see our sketch so well executed....thanks for joining us in the fun at sketchy friday. we really appreciate you taking the time to participate.
    nice blog too....congrats on your son's honors ( i saw it on a thumbnail---kuddos to him).

  20. This card has a wow factor! love how you followed the sketch perfectly... Thanks for joining us this week at Sketchy Friday...SK :)

  21. Thanks for joining our Great Impressions April Pastels and Polka Dots Challenge!

    Oh so all the embossing folders you used with these pretty pastels!

    ♥ Sue Kment


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