Friday, November 11, 2011

CCMC175 and Grateful Greetings


Greetings, Stampers! It is a sunny but brisk day here on Long Island and it certainly feels like Autumn. Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and I needed to make a few more cards, so I thought I would share this one with you.


I used the color combination in this week's Create With Connie and Mary Color Challenge. The Basic Black really makes the other colors pop.


This is a quick and easy card to assemble, and features the Gently Falling Stamp Set which is layered in three colors on the background. Grateful Greeting is not a new stamp set, but new to my collection, and I can't believe I waited so long to get it! It has so many useful greetings for the holidays and beyond.


Stampin' Up! Products Used:
Stamp Sets: Gently Falling, Grateful Greetings
Card Stock: Whisper White, Basic Black, Cherry Cobbler
Ink Pads: More Mustard, Basic Black, Cherry Cobbler
Tools: Scallop Edge Border Punch
Accessories: Cherry Cobbler Seam Binding, Regals Brads


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Thanks for stopping by!

Sandy

8 comments:

  1. Lovely card with great colors. Glad to see you used the new set! I am still kicking myself that I didn't get Gently Falling!

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  2. Beautiful card! I love how you made the background with the stamps and challenge colors! The brad and ribbon are perfect accents! Thanks for playing the challenge at Create with Connie and Mary!

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  3. Very nice - love how the background looks and that pop of black is perfect. Thanks for playing at CCMC this week.

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  4. I like how you mixed the leaves for the background layer and the slight touch of black is so perfect for the other layers. Thanks for playing Create with Connie & Mary!

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  5. This stamp set is perfect for creating your own background paper, isn't it?! Very pretty card. Everything is done to perfection. Thanks for playing the Create with Connie & Mary Challenge!

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  6. I love, love how you've used the outline stamp in black against the other, more solid leaves. It really pops and enhances the other colors. Such a clean layout but soooo beautiful! So glad you joined us at CCMC!

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  7. Beautiful! Thanks for playing with Create with Connie and Mary :)

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  8. I LOVE the beautiful, colorful simplicity of this! Thanks for joining us this week at Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge!

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