Sunday, June 26, 2011

Uplifting Greetings

Happy Hellos Everyone:

It's a beautiful Sunday afternoon here in Baltimore and I hope wherever you are it's just as beautiful. I have to for warn you there are a couple of post that will follow my initial post today. Hopefully, you have an opportunity to stop by again to take a look at what I managed to create. I began to think, this week would probably appear to me as a blur when I thought of all the things I wanted and need to do prior to the fourth of July celebration. So, yesterday I worked on a few cards and a project, I wanted to share with you.

First up is a card I made to participate in this week's challenge over at CR84FN. I have to tell you... I wanted this stamp every since I first laid eyes on it months ago. However, my LSS did not carry it until recently. I must admit, I was a little disappointed when I received my stamp. It was a mini. So, I didn't use it, until now. Since I'm admitting things....I was happy with my little mini--very happy--like happy hellos, happy. I should have used it long ago.  Well anyway, just below is the inspirational photo..

I thought the color selection was wonderful--very seasonal. a result, this is what I created....


This was actual a fun card to make. Who couldn't love a flowered hot air balloon? Hot air balloons seems to be perfect for just about any occasion. Well, as always, thanks for visiting The Peddler's Gallery. I hope you like what you've seen and perhaps it may have inspired you too. Come back and visit real soon.

What's In It?

Cardstock: PTI Paper, Bazzail
Stamps: Itty Bitty
DP: Basic Grey:
Ink: Momento: Tuxedo Black; Copic Markers: Y000, Y13, Y21, G000,G12, BG10, B41
Embellishments: Ribbon, SU dimenissionals
Equipment Used: Sewing Machine; paper cutter; Score Pal 


Mona L. Pendleton said...

Such a darling card Lorie! Love the hot air balloon! So creative! Thanks for joining along with CR84FN :)

Stephanie Kraft said...

Beautiful card, Lorie! Love the flowery hot air balloon! Thanks for playing with CR84FN!

Debgem said...

Just adore hot air balloons - and this is such a summery balloon! Thanks for playing along with CR84FN!

Jen said...

Such a pretty card. I know what you mean about feel a bit let down when you finally get a hold of a stamp you've been admiring since forever. But I must say it does look rather sweet. Love the patterns. Lovely card.

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