Friday, February 4, 2011

STV Color Spotlight 11

Happy Friday!! Time for a new Color Spotlight Challenge with these beautiful Pure Luxury hues!!
On the coldest day here in years I decided it was time to get some butterflies, Spring IS on its way! :) I made this sample with "Fun Year Round", and my butterflies from "A Beautiful Life" and "A Year of Borders".
I started stamping the frame onto White and then stamping in some of the butterfly border, masking some of the circles, but letting them overlap the circles in other areas. Next I colored in some of the butterflies and areas in and around the circles in R02 and YR16. On the butterflies I added YR18 and R83, R85 for contrast. I used 100 Copic in the corners.
I layered these die cut circles over this large flower from The Paper Studio and added a few cut out butterflies covered with Stickles, adhered with pop dots.

This card makes me happy, I hope it does you! :)
Be sure to use the tag STVCSP11 when you upload your creation with this color combo to the STV gallery for a chance to win a free set of stamps from Gina K Designs!







6 comments:

Theresa Momber said...

Makes me happy, too!

Leigh M said...

It definitely put a smile on my face. Thanks for sharing.

joy said...

WOW!! Love how your colors just POP! Wonderful job.

Donna said...

Beautiful card, Melanie! Hope you got your snow you were hoping for. If not, we have some coming tonight and tomorrow. I will gladly ship it to you. I'm pretty sick of it and wish our yard looked like your card. LOL! Have a wonderful weekend!

Selma said...

Yes, this is a happy card - so bright and pretty. We have had snow since November -- wish I could give you some.

Vanessa said...

This one would be a fun one to mail :)