Wednesday, 18 April 2012

Please Know That I Care

I've been playing with Ruth's digis again, this lovely iris is available from A Passion For Stamps and is a joy to colour.  I've used my usual Promarkers here, choosing my  purples which I don't often tend to use.  I wish Letraset would bring out a few more to add to the purple palette as I find it hard to get a lovely, soft blended look with so few colours.  The photo makes it look more blue than it actually is.
The papers and cardstock are a mix of Papermania and Payper Box and the sentiment is from a Stampin' Up set.  I love their sentiments, they always seem to say just the right thing.
The leafy border punch is Martha Stewart and the filigree panel was made with a Papermania square Moroccan style punch.
Some die cut corner features made with a Marianne die, a purple bow and some gems finish it off.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges - 
Crafty Sentiments - use a digi
Creative Card Crew - #8 - use kraft
Digital Tuesday - #156 - distressing
Skipping Stones - #124 - sketch
Sketchy Colors - #113 - colour combo, purple and brown


  1. Just so beautiful Wendy...:o)

    big hugs Vicky xx

  2. very pretty! I found you thru Skipping Stones Design

  3. This is truly beautiful. Very special..Thanks, Ruth x

  4. Really beautiful is your card :)x

  5. One of my favourite flowers and you have done it justice - it is beautiful.

  6. Hi Wendy, such an elegant card! Beautiful image and gorgeous colours.


    PS - I saw you made top 3 at I love Promarkers and Passion for Promarkers as well this week - well done you!!

  7. Stunning card, love your iris you have coloured it beautifully, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week

  8. Wow, so lovely. Great take on our Distressed Challenge this week over at Digital Tuesday. Good luck and I hope to see you again soon.

    Hugs, Natascha

  9. so stunning wendy.ruths iris is so beautiful.
    there is a few new purples in the flexmarkers.

    xx coops xx

  10. Great card! Thanks for joining us at SC this week - hope to see you next time too :)
    Hugs, Lena Katrine

  11. Great job with the sketch! Thanks for playing along with this weeks Skipping Stones Design challenge!

  12. Super pretty! I love the colors! Thanks so much for playing with us at Skipping Stones Design! :)

  13. What a lovely card
    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week
    Love Jan

  14. Gorgeous card! Thanks so much for playing along with SSD!


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