Friday, August 20, 2010

For You, Great Friend

Did you all like that clean-and-simple detour yesterday? I thought I'd give you a totally different look at the same stamp set as yesterday, Verve's new Great Friend. For this card, I used the same three flowers as yesterday, but this time I stamped them onto designer paper, cut them out, and layered them for dimension. I also distressed the flower layers with ink and crumpling. A totally different look -- love the versatility!

Join the Verve Divas tonight for our release party, beginning at 8 pm EST HERE in the Verve Forum. Hope to chat with some of you then! In the meantime, have a great Friday!



Stamps: Great Friend (Verve)
Paper: Papertrey Rustic Cream, 7Gypsies Gypsy Market dp
Ink: Versafine Onyx Black, Ranger Anique Linen and Vintage Photo Distress Inks
Accessories: Making Memories (?) metal button/brad, May Arts burlap string, Melissa Frances trim, distressing tool, foam adhesive

21 comments:

  1. fabulous 180 on this today!!! Oh, can't wait for tonight :) I hope to see more of your yummy cards :)

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  2. Amy - Amy - Amy, what a perfect card! Your card took my breath away and I'm just swooning. Thank goodness I was sitting down when I opened your blog. You have such a way with paper and its always a true pleasure visiting your blog.

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  3. Oh Amy, this is so pretty and elegant. I love the colors.

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  4. That's gorgeous Amy it looks like a dried flower at first glance! Naomi :o)

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  5. Beautiful .. Love the warm colors, big blossom and distressed look :)

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  6. What a lovely vintage feel! Love it!!

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  7. Oh my, this card took my breath away! I really love this!!!

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  8. GASP! I loved your clean & simple modern look yesterday, but I just {heart} those distressed flowers and the absolutely adorable ruffled trim today. And to pull off both those styles so fabulously... well, you're nothing short of amazing, Amy!

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  9. Wow, wouldn't have known it was the same flower! Love this card, the rich colours and that gorgeous lace.

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  10. Amazing talent, skill and creativity. Thank you for showing us the versatility of the new flower set. Again, beautiful.

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  11. Fabulous work Amy!!!! YOU are so versatile too! LOVE that flower.
    Hugs Viv xxx

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  12. Great card-love the crumpled flower.

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  13. Oh how I love it, pretty papers, neat what you did with the flower and pretty touch of lace!

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  14. I think I prefer this look with the flowers! Love all the warm colors and distressed texture! Lovely!

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  15. particilèrement belle!!
    bravo, j'adore tes réas c'est un plaisir pour les yeux
    bises de la France

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