Thursday, April 25, 2013


When I was trying to translate my thoughts into the design of this card, I wasn't feeling it, from the color combo and trying to find just the right papers to figuring out what to do with what looked like a void in that corner with the bow where the ribbons meet.  I found these "3D Flowers" by Lori Whitlock in the Silhouette Cameo store so I bought up all the 3D flowers I could find, yeah, I get a little obsessed in the moment.

I'll admit I was a little intimidated at the number of pieces I needed to come up with the pink one (it's actually 10 parts) but I'm glad I gave it some love with my McGill Blossoms tools.  

I'm all fluttery about the colors and the sketch now... 

Here is Carole's wonderfully inspiring Sketch from Sunday Sketch and Stamp #153:

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges.  Please show some love by playing along!

Crafty Creations #129: Pink + 1
Crafty Ribbons #44: Anything Goes w/Ribbon
IDIC #156: Make your own flowers
Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge #124: Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Anything Goes
Sunday Sketch & Stamp #153: Carole's Sketch
The Ribbon Girl Color challenge
Through the Craft Room Door Anything Goes
Whimsy Stamps #58: Pretty In Pink

Sentiment - my own design
Pink and Yellow flowers by Lori Whitlock (full range here)
Ribbon, other flowers, charm from stash


  1. Love your card--it is so bright and cheerful! Love the cute image, the pretty papers & colors, your take on the sketch, and your fab flowers! Thank you for sharing this with us at TTCRD. Hope to see you again soon! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

  2. Very cute. Those little girls are so sweet and awesome sentiment.

    Thanks for joining us in our not square challenge at One Stop Craft Challenge.


  3. So sorry, wrong team. Thanks for joining us at Sunday Sketch and Stamp.


  4. Do love your gorgeous pretty card, sweet image and colours.

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp challenge.


  5. loving the colours, great card, thanks for joiing us at Robyns Fetish challenge

  6. Super card Leeann, great take on the sketch. Thanks for joining us this week @ Sunday Sketch & Stamp.
    Happy Crafting
    Carole xXx

  7. This is lovely. Bright colour and funny image. Thanks for playing along at Crafty Creations! Anna-Karin

  8. Fab card
    Thanks so much for sharing at Crafty Ribbons this fortnight

  9. This is lovely...Thank you for sharing with us at Penny's, and good luck.

    Caz xx (PPC DT)

  10. Fabulous card, love the coloring job and all the details! Thanks for playing with us at Whimsy Stamps!

  11. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons. Good luck
    hugs Anke

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