Sunday, March 21, 2010

It's Officially Spring!

The weather here in eastern PA has been GORGEOUS! Mid 70's, plenty of sunshine, and all of our neighbors were out yesterday doing some sort of yard work. We cleaned out our garage and man, I love how much room we now have! I won't have the heebies going out and doing laundry now! So, after we all came in and took a water break, I had a moment of inspiration and created this card. Believe it or not, it came together in less than 45 minutes!

It is for the following challenges:


Sketch: Delightful Sketches #17
Stamp Something: distressing. I sponged walnut ink over all edges to make them pop and to give a bit of vintage feel.
Caardvarks: Lacy Days. To use lace on your card
Our Creative Corner, All Sorts Challenge, and Crazy 4 Challenges: to make a Spring Card
Totally gorjuss: use ribbon
Sketch Saturday: the sketch (funny how 2 different blogs have virtually the same sketch this week!)
ABC challenges: q for quotation. Used Psalm 32:7 verse

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21 comments:

Cindy said...

Lovely card, Kelly! and yes, yay for Spring! Good to see you at Delightful Sketches and Challenges!

Liz said...

Fabulous card

Amy said...

So very pretty!! Thanks for joining us at Caardvarks!!

Jenyfur said...

What a lovely card, the little roses are a perfect touch!

A Frontier Woman said...

Such a lovely and delicate card. Love those roses and the ribbon is a very nice touch!

Net said...

That's lovely!

Thanks for playing Gorjuss with us.

Helen said...

Beautiful card...love the pretty colours!
Thanks for joining us at the ABC Challenge!
Helen x

Craftyanny said...

Gorgeous card Kelly, love the sentiment.
Thanks for playing along on Delightful Sketches & Challenges
Anne x

Kat said...

This is really lovely. I love quick. Thanks for joining us at TG this week.

Kat x

brenda said...

Very elegant card Kelly, such beautiful soft muted colours.

Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts this week.

B x

Cathy said...

Such an elegant card, and gorgeous colours. Thank you for joining in the ABC challenge this time.
Cathy xx

~Christina~ said...

SOOO PRETTY...and I love the border punch :)

Lisa said...

wonderful job, I love it, thanks for joining us at DS

Silke Ledlow said...

Beautiful card!!! The Psalm is wonderful!!!

Thank you for playing the OCCC with us!!! Hugs ~S~

Denise said...

Beautiful card!! Just wonderful! Thanks so much for joining us for the Stamp Something challenge.
Hugs, Denimo

Sandie said...

Beautiful!! Love those papers, and the quote is so sweet. Great distressing too.

Thanks for joining us on ABC Challenges and Stamp Something.

Wendy said...

Simply beautiful!! Thanks for joining us at Delightful Sketches and Challenges!

Loretta said...

Your card is a lovely announcement that spring is here!

Thanks so much for joining us on the OCC this past week!

Katie said...

I love this!
The papers are perfect and that border punch is wonderful
Thanks for playing at Delightful Sketches and Challenges :)

Rachel said...

Gorgeous card! thanks for joining us at Delightful sketches and challenges.
hugs,
Rachel

Lisa Foster said...

WOW Beautiful Card! Thanks for playing along with us at Delightful Sketches and Challenges!
Hugs,
Lisa