Saturday, March 27, 2010

Pretty, Pretty Peacock

Good morning all! Once again the weekend has arrived and I am thrilled to relax a bit, and with every Saturday comes a Artful INKables post! For my card today I wanted to share with you the design I created for a card front swap that I am participating in while at a Shoebox swap today! In fact, most of you will be reading this while I am at the SBS! I decided to use the fabulous new Peacock set from Artful INKables called Paisleys & Peacocks as my main image, I just simply love this set!
I wanted to go with bright and fun colors in my Peacock so I used a light blue, a pale yellow, and a green for the outer part of the feathers. I used one of my new Nestabilities, Labels Eleven, for the main piece and then sponged the edges in a light blue. I got this wonderful ribbon that I think makes the whole look pop a bit more, and no card is complete with out some fun embellishments, so I used these great Prima flowers I picked up from my local Michael's. I had so much fun creating todays card, and I hope you love it as much as I do! Have a wonderful day all, see you all soon!
Stamps: Paisleys & Peacocks from Artful INKables; Paper: Whisper White, Sping Rain, Certianly Celery, America Crafts a La Carte Pumpernickle; Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, B12 Light Blue, Y11 Pale Yellow, G24 Willow; Accessories: Pop Dots, Sponge, Nestabilities Lable Eleven, Grosgrain Ribbon, Prima Flowers

6 comments:

Tasha said...

Beautiful card Jackie, great colour combo
love tasha xx

Patti said...

This is so cool Jackie! You made that peacock sing with your color combo!

Crystal said...

Beautiful card Jackie, What a great image!

Rae Anne said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Jackie - That image is to-die-for! I wanted to drop by your blog to offer my congratulations on being chosen as the GD for Bugaboo Stamps! I can't wait to work with you in July 2010! I'm so proud of you! MWAH!

IrishGirl said...

Beautiful card. Perfectly balanced. I really like that peacock.

EileenMV said...

Beautiful card Jackie! Love the peacock - I'm so glad I got one of these!

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