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Saturday, 20 April 2019

Happy Birthday in Colour

We have a super colour combination this week
at Just Us Girls from Our Host - Maria.



Aren't they a perfect colour choice to make a card
with some beautiful floral dies? The main one is from
Elizabeth Craft 's Black Eyed Susan that I got
at half price. Yay! The others are from my stock.
I cut the flowers out several times from
Tim's Oxide Ink blending in
Fossilized Amber,Spiced Marmalade
and Distress Carved Pumpkin.
I also added some shimmer from Nuvo Shimmer Powder
 in Solar Flare and the leaves and stem from Green Parade.
I then cut the Memory Box Pinpoint Double Frame
to show the background in the same colours as the flowers.
I had cut out the tiny bits to add to the centres
 but ended up using pearls instead.
Birthday sentiment is from Happy Little Stampers.
This was then popped onto white card base.
Here's a close up.
This card is flying over the sea to a very dear
and talented crafty friend and will (hopefully)
have received it before this goes live.
. I know she will see this post so had to 
make sure I posted it in plenty of time.
PS For all those Outlander Fans she has the same
birth day as our Jamie. Swooning here!
Okay back to real life!
Pop over to Our Blog to see what our Guest Christine
and my Talented Team Mates created
and come join us this week. 
Thanks for dropping in.

18 comments:

Judy Woodland said...

I simply ADORE this card. The design, the colors, the way you have cut the flowers from Oxided paper....just beautiful. I'm pinning, well done!

Helen said...

You bright, happy flower reminds me of sunshine, Ina! Super card!

Carol L said...

Those flowers are just amazing! What a lovely birthday card you've made!

Cheri said...

Absolutely stunning, SS. I never would have combined these colors, but...WOW!!! Beautiful!!!

Verna Angerhofer said...

This is so gorgeous! Wonderful floral design.

Kathy Krug said...

This is so pretty Ina.I love the layers in your flowers. and the background.

lostinpaper said...

So cheerful and fun Ina!

*Vicki* said...

Those flowers look absolutely stunning Ina!! Really love your take on the color challenge here!! HUGS

Bobby said...

I love the variation in color you got by using DOX panels for your flowers, Ina.

Robyn Oliver said...

A lovely 3D card Ina, Happy Easter Robyn

Mac Mable said...

What a pretty card Ina and the colours sure do lend themselves to those beautiful die cut flowers. The texture looks great on them too. Such a happy card, made with love and such a striking and fabulous birthday card......

Just to say that 'MY CARD' arrived safely yesterday and I haven't opened it yet as I am keeping it to share with Jamie's birthday....YAY! You are one special and dear blog friend and I sure do love this card.....xx
Sending love and hugs x

riaann said...

What beautiful flowers! Those dies are amazing! Great use of the colors! Nicely done.

Sue VanDeVusse said...

Your flowers are beautiful! I am loving this CAS design!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Love the center focal layout -- very pretty with those fun flowers

Nancy said...

Those flowers look absolutely stunning Ina!! What a cool die! I Really love your take on the color challenge this week! Winner winner chicken dinner!!

Macimbalo said...

Your flowers are absolutely stunning! I love your card!

Loll said...

Gorgeous card Ina! Love the beautiful colours of your layered black-eyed Susans' with all the shimmer. The pearl is the perfect center. Love the layout of your card wth the same colour panel in the background. Beautiful! xx

Tammy said...

Gorgeous card and flowers Ina, I love the sunny colors and all of the layers!
Hugs, Tammy