Monday, 9 November 2015

Merry Monday #179 - Festive Poinsettia in Pink

Happy Monday Everyone,
It's time for a new Merry Monday Challenge and Deanne is challenging us to Use Pink, White and Green for our Christmas cards this week.  I White Embossed the flower image and Sentiment onto Vellum and then coloured it with my Markers on the reverse.  The White background was dry embossed and I added the ribbon and die cut to finish my card.

Stamps: S/U's Joyful Christmas, Peaceful Wreath
Card: Thick Whisper White, Old Olive, Vellum
Ink: Versamark, Pear Pizzazz, Old Olive, Pretty In Pink, Melon Mambo
Finishing Touches: Striped Organdy Ribbon
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Elegant Dots E/Folder, Trimmer and Scoring Tool, Embossing Buddy, White E/Powder, Heat Tool, Christmas Greetings Thinlits Dies, Aqua Painter, Dble Sided Tape, Mini Glue Dots, 2 Way Glue Pen
Lovely to see you here,


  1. Beautiful card Susan, your poinsettia on vellum is stunning.

  2. Absolutely gorgeous card, Susan! I love this stamp set as well - one of many favorites! Have a wonderful week ahead xoxoxo

  3. LOVE the reversed colour look - such a PRETTY effect!!

    Deanne :)

  4. Gorgeous card, Sue - just love the texture of the embossed background and what a yummy poinsettia!! Thanks for the inspiration at Merry Monday!

  5. This poinsettia is gorgeous, Sue! Love the embossing too!

  6. Can't get better than a pink poinsettia! This is so gorgeous--had to pin it!

  7. Stunning pink poinsettia. Love the embossed background too! Have a great week!

  8. This is SO PRETTY!! I tried this exact same technique with red but it is so much prettier in pink!

  9. Your vellum poinsettia is beautiful. Lovely, card. Have a great week.

  10. Your vellum poinsettia is beautiful. Lovely, card. Have a great week.

  11. WOW, Sue - I just LOVE this embossed/watercolor stunning!! Hope you have a fabulous week!


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