Tuesday, August 16, 2011

PCI Show Us Your Flowers Challenge

It's time for another great challenge at Paper Creations Ink! This time we are being challenged to use flowers in our cards. Our sponsor for this challenge is Crop Stop and the winner will get a $15 gift certificate to their online store! As an added bonus, Crop Stop has awarded all of us a 10% discount to their online store for the duration of the challenge! Please visit the PCI blog for all the details and to see the other flower cards from the PCI design team. Why don't you grab some flower stamps or paper or embellishmnet and come play along?!

For my first card I used alot of supplies available at Crop Stop at a discount with the code. I started with a Cherry Blossom embossing folder from Craft Concepts bought at Crop Stop and I colored in the stems and added Flower Soft for the blossoms. The flower is created with Nestabilites and the border punch and butterfly punch are from Martha Stewart. And of course Crop Stop carries all these brands too!

My second card is a CAS design using beautiful digital paper with flowers from DezinaWorld at Stitchy Bear Digital Stamps and a Mrs. Grossman's Laser Cut Sticker. That's it- CAS and I love the finished product, but it was super simple to make.

I am entering these cards in the challenges at Your Next Stamp for beautiful borders and at One Stitch at a Time for Anything Goes.

Stamping smiles, Karen
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Sara said...

Karen... Your cards are beautiful! I love them both! Thanks for all you do for us at Paper Creations Ink! Have a wonderful day!

Aletha J. Williams said...

Karen, these are beautiful! You are so talented!

Susan Hogan said...

Great cards Karen - love the tissue one!

sparklingblackrose said...

Stunning cards, really gorgeous :-) Thank you for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, hope to see you again soon :-) Elaine DT -xxx- p.s I have candy if you would like to pop by and enter :-)

Julies Crafty Creations said...

These are gorgeous, especially love that pink blossom. Thanks for joining in with our challenge over at OSAAT and good luck Julie DT

my little scrapping corner said...

beautiful cards. love it

thanks for playing with us at OSAAT this week, hope you join us next time too.

my little scrappingcorner
DT One Stitch At A Time

Pat (mspfd) said...

What gorgeous cards. Such beautiful design and lovely details.