Thursday, 6 October 2011

Perfect Sentiments Challenge #1 - Lacy Sympathy - Lenten Rose

Hello Friends,
Today's card is for a new challenge blog called Perfect Sentiments.  The challenge this week is to make a Sympathy card and add Lace too.  I used the Lenten Rose Stamp Set from Flourishes and watercoloured it for a soft look and I love it. 

This card was awarded a Perfect 3 Winner at Perfect Sentiments.
Stamps:  Flourishes Lenten Rose, S/U's Petite Pairs
Card:  Daffodil Delight, Whisper White
Ink: Stazon Black, Daffodil Delight, Lucky Limeade, Pool Party, Basic Grey
Embellishments:  Pearls, Lace, Lucky Limeade Ruffled Ribbon
Tools:  Big Shot, Polka Dot EB Folder, Aqua Painter, Bow Easy, Stamp-a-ma-jig, Dimensionals, Dble Sided Tape, Tombow Multi Glue
Thanks' for stopping by today. 
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  1. OMG Susan- your card is GORGEOUS! I love the layout and the way you incorporated the delicate strip of lace at the bottom. The soft colors you chose and your beautiful watercoloring are lovely! The pearls tie in so well with the dotted embossed background. Awesome job on this challenge!

  2. wow Susan! such a beautiful card!!! i love the yellow lace - heck, i love everything about this card! thank you so much for joining in on the first challenge at Perfect Sentiment :)

  3. wow very pretty i love the lace you added very nice and the flowers are pretty as well thanks for joining us on first challenge good luck and hope to see you next week.

  4. Wow! This is stunning! I love the yellow lace and the pearls. Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us this week at The Perfect Sentiment!


  5. Susan this card is gorgeous, Thank you so much for playing along with the perfect sentiment challenge!!

  6. Oh my goodness, Susan, your lovely creation is just perfect for a Sympathy Card. Your watercoloring looks so professional! The colors, lace, and pearls add to the pretty, soft look you have created. Thanks so much for joining us in our first challenge. Hope you'll join in next time, too!

  7. Susan, your card is incredible. What gorgeous roses those are. Love the embossed panel. Gorgeous color scheme. Just love everything about it. Thanks so much for joining us at the Perfect Sentiment. Incredible work!

  8. Your card is beautiful. I love the soft look & the pearls. Great job!

  9. This is really stunning Susan! Your selection of colors, image and layout were destined to join together!! Great work!!

  10. Hi Susan...your card is GORGEOUS!! Your watercolor work with the stamping is just beautiful. Love your use of the lace and the colors are nice as well. Thank you for joining The Perfect Sentiment in our first challenge...can't wait for your other submissions in our next challenge (hint hint);)


Thank you for your lovely comments.