Friday, June 11, 2010

Once You Choose Hope

I found a new color challenge blog the other day, Color Chef. This card is for challenge 53, red, light blue, dark blue, and either cream or white.

I went super simple with this one and created a one layer card. I hardly ever do these and in my goal to have several blog posts ready to go over the course of the next few weeks, it only seemed fitting.

The flower and sentiment are part of the Faith, Hope, Love set from Paper Makeup Stamps. I love this set, definitely one of my all time favorites, period. So, the flower was stamped once with full strength ink and then once more without re-inking. The final touch is some self-adhesive gems on the left side of the sentiment.

The fellas and I are heading to see Shrek Forever After. Then, over the course of the next few weekends, we are attending a concert at the Elvis Museum and exploring at the Dinosaur Walk Museum. These are a few of the perks of working in the tourism industry in a huge tourism area. Thankfully we are able to do these things at little or no cost since we will most likely not be taking a full on family vacation this year. It'll just be a series of long weekends before school starts, at least for the most part. But, we are home bodies and are just as happy here as anywhere else.

8 comments:

Deb Neerman said...

Absolutely gorgeous, Tina! Love the elegant simplicity of this beautiful card.

Have a great weekend, Sweetie!!

Michelle VP said...

Love the CAS style of this card and the dark colors against the white. :)

Danni said...

Oh this is so classy, so elegant! Fabulous!
Enjoy your weekend!

Rachel said...

oooh very Classy!!!
hugs,
Rachel

~amy~ said...

a Fabulous CAS beauty Tina!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What a gorgeous CAS Card Tina!! Love that sentiment and your image and colors. So elegant!
hugs,
Chris

Michelle said...

So how was Shrek Forever? I adore this card...that sentiment just SPEAKS to me...gotta have HOPE!!

Dawn Mercedes said...

whether it is a card with 12 layers or just one...your cards shine!!

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