Sunday, August 15, 2010

Speedy's Friends and The Play Date Cafe



This week's challenge at The Play Date Cafe is all about earthy colors...dark brown, green, and beige. The challenge can be found here



This card is also for Speedy's Friends challenge #16 and it is to 'Think Flowers'. I made my flower and stamped the same image on it that I used in the corners. This challenge can be found here

Stamps: All Night Media (vines), Birds and Nests-2006 Cavallina Papers & Co., Inc.
Paper: Dark Brown, Green, and Beige cardstock
Ink: Stampin'Up Chocolate Chip
Antique copper brad
Ribbon-EK Success-Adornaments
Thought you would like to see this pretty tin of stamps from my sister. I had not seen one like it.

13 comments:

Lynne in NI said...

Oh lovely card Benzi, those birdie stamps are fab!

Lisa Somerville said...

The stamped vines look wonderful on your flower medallion.

Stephanie Kraft said...

Such a sweet card, Benzi! Thanks for playing with the Play Date Cafe!

Joanne (jojot) said...

well...isn't your sistah just the sweetest to give you stamps....and such lovely ones.....she is a keeper, eh????

your card is CAS elegance, my friend....really beautifully designed....thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

Love that cage and sentiment! Beautiful choice of papers! Great job all around:) Thanks for playing along and joining in the fun at the PDCC:)

Lynn McAuley said...

Love the beautiful blossom you have created to adorn this wonderful design, Benzi!! What a fabulous card!!

Thank you so much for sharing it in the Friends of Speedy the Cat's flower challenge!

Suzanne C said...

Sweet image and love the clean design. Glad you joined us this week at the PDCC.

LeAnne said...

Oh my goodness! I love that image and those stamps! I have heard of them but don't see them available very often....I'll have to look for them online. Just a beautiful card!

Elise said...

This is ONE elegant piece of card craft! I love the simplicity of your stamping, yet that flower and the overall look of your composition is exquisite! I'm SO delighted you shared this nugget of super card craft with the PDCC - you made MAGIC with this week's colors - YIPEEEEE!

Julia Aston said...

Great design on this card - love the stamps you used and the pretty flower! thanks for playing with Speedy this week!

Joanne Travis said...

This is so clean and elegant and quite beautiful!! Love the way you did the flower.
Thanks for sharing with us and for joining Speedy's Friends this week!

Ruby said...

Very pretty card, so elegant! Sorry I didn't get chance to pop round a comment on last week's entries. Your card was a lovely entry. Thanks for playing along with us at the PDCC!

pam124 said...

Wow, Benz, I love the stamps Sprinkz sent you. They are right up your alley. Your card is beautiful. I love the image, leaves and that gorgeous flower!! Great job!! TFS - Hugs - pam