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Sunday, January 26, 2014

Sweet Sunday......Happy





Happy Sunday Peeps!!

It is Sweet Sunday Sketch Day 

Here is the sweet sketch Karen has for us today:


I pulled out another fun new set I got from Stampin Up's Occasions Mini, this one called  "So Very Grateful". Another great flower set that makes me Happy, hence the sentiment...You can never have to much Happy which comes from the "Yippee Skippee" stamp set.


I stamped the image onto some white card stock with black stazon and then stamped again onto some scrap. I pulled colors from my DSP. The base of the card is Crisp Cantaloupe and then a layer of Basic Black and then the DSP comes from the "Sweet Sorbet" pack that will be available in the upcoming SAB catalog for free with a 50.00 dollar order!
The colors I used on the flowers are Crisp Cantaloupe, Pool Party, Pistachio Pudding and Summer Starfruit. I then edged a bit with crumb cake ink. 
I colored the three main flowers again on the scrap piece and cut out and mounted over the the base with some dimesionals. Here is a little close-up of the flowers:


Ain't they sweet???!!!!!

The sentiment was stamped with black and I washed a bit of cantaloupe across the happy. I matted the main piece with more Crisp Cantaloupe  and then my strips are made with Summer Starfruit, Basic Black, and Pool Party card stock and then embossed with another SAB item, "Decorative Dots" Embossing Folder.
I finished off with some basic pearls in different sizes. 




Now lets see what the rest of the team did with this fun sketch


Thanks for stopping by today

Vicki



12 comments:

Tracy said...

Here! Here! To this sentiment. I agree 110%. Can you send a little bit my way? The year has been a bit tough for my family and we could definitely use a little more happy. Your work always is a bright spot to my day! Thanks!

Barbara said...

I LOVE those precious little flowers!! What a sweet card!

Jill Norwood said...

Love your pretty card! The flowers are so soft and beautiful! And that is the perfect sentiment!

Rich Olive said...

Very pretty card. Love the embossed strips. Cheerful! You really have a lot of talent.

Lisa Lynn said...

What a gorgeous stamp! Love your layering. Your card is beautiful!!!

CherylQuilts said...

Oh, Vicki, this makes me happy to see it too! I LOVE it and love how you've popped the fowers! Just darling! Hugs!

Candy said...

This is stunning!

Jodi Collins said...

STUNNING Vicki! LOVE the soft colors and how you popped up the flowers!!! WOW!

Karen Motz said...

This is stunning Vicki! I love the dimension on the flowers!

Karen Giron said...

This is beautiful, Vicki! I love the dimension you gave those gorgeous flowers!

Lynn Put said...

This is gorgeous! Love the detail in your flowers and the pretty color combo!

Dana White said...

Vicki this is gorgeous. The popped up flowers and pearls are perfection.