Friday, March 7, 2014

FMS #126 - Pink tulips

Hi everyone! Here's my take on this weeks Freshly Made Sketch #126. Spring is right around the corner in Seattle! It was partly sunny, blue skies and 60 degrees today! So I decided to make a spring birthday card.

Oh my goodness, I had to play around with this picture 5 different times to get the colors to come out right! I kept getting this bright ugly green color that was no where near what it is in real life. Finally got it! I decided to switch up where the designer paper went - instead of the pink polka dots being on top, I put it under. I know, I'm being a rebel but it looked so much better this way!
Stamps are from Papertrey, Ink. I use fresh ink in pink lemonade and limeade to stamp the stems and tulips. Pink polka dot designer paper is from A*Muse and the green cardstock is from Colorbok that I've had forever!

Here's hoping spring is on it's way where ever you are and thanks for stopping by today!


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6 comments:

Irish Cherokee said...

A fresh and clean birthday card. Love it.

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

What a gorgeous card.

Glittered Paws said...

Very pretty - love the colors and the layout too.

Kristie Goulet said...

I love these colors together and this is a great sketch!

Karren said...

Beautiful, spring-like card, Laurie! Those little flowers are too, too cute! Thanks so much for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

Darnell J Knauss said...

You rebel, you! Those papers knew which way would look best and I'm glad you listened. This card is really pretty, springy, and happy!! Hugs, Darnell