Friday, February 21, 2014

Hints of spring

After our snowstorms, we are seeing hints of spring. Hurray.  I'm celebrating with a spring-themed card.

I own exactly one jar of Flower Soft -- it's called sweet pea, and it's perfect for doing cherry trees. So every spring, I end up pulling it out to make a spring flower card.  These bare trees by Posh Impressions make a perfect canvas for the Flower Soft.

I used Sketch Saturday Sketch #297, using the sprig of ivy in place of the strip of paper shown on the sketch. 

Details:
Ink: Chestnut Roan colorbox chalk.
Dies: Tim Holtz  ivy; scalloped circle Nesties
Paper by DCWV

This card is for the following challenges:

Sketch Saturday #297, sketch
Totally Papercraft #207, Spring
Word Art Wednesday #120, Anything goes
Sister Act #45, Anything goes


5 comments:

  1. Beautiful card, Sandy! Love the Flower Soft on the trees! So springy! Thanks for joining us for Sketch Saturday this week!

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  2. Gorgeous image and dies. Love it. Thanks for playing along with Sketch Saturday this week, Niki xx

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  3. Great use of the dies! I just love this, and I thank you SO MUCH for sharing with us. If you really love die-cuts, I encourage you to check out Top Dog Dies www.topdogdies.com - you would LOVE their amazing die-cuts. Thanks for sharing your beautiful art in our challenge, and please stop by again soon.
    Karen
    Word Art Wednesday

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  4. Lovely job. Thanks for joining us at TPC.

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  5. Beautiful card...Thanks for playing along with us at Totally Papercrafts this week.
    Wendy xx

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Thanks so much for taking the time to comment!