Thursday, March 10, 2016

Bright Sunflowers on Green Stripes

A bright trio of sunflowers for this week's Papertrey Ink sponged stamping challenge on Make It Monday.   I love the depth and variation of color in this technique.  Since my sunflowers aren't just the traditional yellow, I gave them some nontraditional vines for their leaves.

Card details:
  • Card stock is Papertrey Ink (PTI) vintage cream, orange zest, and the stripes print from PTI simply chartreuse (medium green) pattern pack.
  • The sentiment "hello" is from PTI communique sentiments, the flowers are from PTI simple sunflowers, and the leaves are from PTI turning a new leaf (small vine).  
  • I sponged and stamped with PTI ink cubes in bright buttercup (yellow), pure poppy (red), orange zest, terra cotta tile (deep rusty orange), summer sunrise (yellow-orange), simply chartreuse, new leaf (deep green), classic kraft, and dark chocolate (brown) colors.
Created for Operation: Quiet Comfort.
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8 comments:

Kathy Mc said...

Cindy, love your beautiful sunflowers and vines for leaves! Your colorful sponging is perfect on those sunflowers.

Kristii said...

Soooo pretty!! The sunflowers are absolutely beautiful and the patterned papers you used were perfect!!

Birgit said...

Oooh, this is so darling! I love your happy little trio of sunflower! Your sponged coloring is fabulous and I love the sweet design on your card too.

Ksenija Rizova said...

I've noticed your great card at MIM #242 gallery, what a great summer card!

Marcia HIll said...

What beautiful colors you achieved with the blending...your Sunflowers are just lovely! Love the vine leaves too...nice added touch! Lovely, lovely card Cindy!! :0)

Jeni Jenne said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous sunflowers:) They make me happy!

Patti said...

A bright and happy card! sure to bring a smile to the face of the recipient!!

Patti

Cindy Boney said...

So bright and cheery!! Love your card!!