Thursday, December 9, 2010

Peace and Joy

I wanted to get this posted on my blog before I left for dd's choral concert, but that didn't happen, so here it is. This very white card was made for the Flourishes Winter White challenge celebrating their new release! It's layers of white irridescent paper, pearly white embossed paper and more embossed irridescent paper dotted with Diamond Stickles. I even chalked the edges with white, but it doesn't show up in the picture. I think this embossing folder looks like snowflakes, even though it isn't, but it's the closest I have to snowflakes. Now I know what to ask Santa to bring me...;)!

My cardinal image from Flourishes Christmas Classics set is stamped on vellum and colored with Copics. There is satin and sheer ribbon underneath it topped with a bow and a few white pearls. The Melissa Frances frame gives it the perfect touch! The sentiment is from the same Flourishes set.

Flourishes Winter White Challenge - FLLCDEC10
Joan's Gardens #26 - A Recipe of Elements
Stampin' Royalty #49 - Winter Holiday (Christmas)

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  1. This is beautiful! That frame for the cardinal is awesome. Beautiful card.

  2. Absolutely Beautiful Pattie!! LOVE the embossing, the ribbon and most of all the framed image! Just beautiful!

  3. So beautiful! Love it!

  4. This is beautiful Pattie.The embossing does remind you of snow and that frame is gorgeous. Your pretty white bow really sets it off. Thanks for joining in on the fun challenge at Joan's Gardens this week.

  5. Such a beautiful card. Thanks for sharing with us at Stampin' Royalty.

  6. this is absolutely WOW!
    Very festive and elegant!

  7. Patti, your card is beautiful. I love the embossing background as it really sets off the cardinal. Great job!

    Sharon, beautiful card. Looks like a monring in Indiana. It is still snowing here!

    Thanks so much for playing in Joan's Gardens #26 Weekly Challenge. This certainly has been fun!


  8. Patti, what beautiful card!! Very elegant, I really love it! Wonderful job!!


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