Wednesday, September 8, 2010

CTD's Last Hurrah!



This week's Color Throwdown Challenge colors are a last hurrah for summer! I'll miss summer...everything but those merciless high temps and humidity! The flowers are die cut from felt, then rolled into flower shapes and a brad added to the centers. The white panel was embossed using CB's Grace's Frame EF.
STAMPS: Psalm 46:10 Plain Jane (Verve)
PAPER: Rainbow Sherbet DP (SU), Tempting Turquoise, Pear Pizzazz, Daffodil Delight, Neenah Solar White
INK: Versafine Onyx Black
ACCESSORIES: CB, Labels Fourteen Nesties, EF, MFT Rolled Flowers Die, Leaves die (SU), MS monarch butterfly punch, Kaiser silver pearls, Grosgrain ribbon (SU), Brads (BasicGrey), 100% wool felt (PTI), Large scallop border punch (EK Success)

18 comments:

Marisa said...

Great felt flowers and use of the CC! Your card is wonderful :)

Tammy Hershberger said...

Beautiful card, Wanda! LOVE those rolled, felt flowers!

Laura Pryor said...

Be still and know that Wanda is a card making Goddess!! :) This is fabulously gorgeous!

Joanne Travis said...

So pretty, Wanda!! I can't keep up with all of the Nesties labels dies. Each time I buy one, they come out with at least two more that I want! Beautiful.

Silke Ledlow said...

Wanda, your card is GORGEOUS!!! Love the embossing in the BG and felt flowers are perfect too!!! I still have to give them a try...they really add so much to the card!!! Oh and I can't forget the fabbo butterfly :) - perfect finishing touch!!! Thank you for playing the CTD with us!!! Hugs ~S~

Peggy said...

I ordered that rolled flower die this morning! Love your bright and fun card!

Julia Aston said...

What a lovely card Wanda! love those flowers, the embossed bg, the pretty blue and that wonderful Bible verse - one of my favs!

Broni said...

What a gorgeous way to use this week's colors, Wanda! I love this!!

jdmommy said...

Sweetie, your flowers ROCK!! the cb bg is fab as well!

debhorst said...

wowsers....this is so beautiful!!! so many great extras!!

nitestamper said...

this is darling !!!!so many great elements!!!
tfs:)

Beebeebabs said...

Very pretty card tfs!!!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

This is pretty and bright, brilliant take!

Bev Gerard said...

Love the way you've implemented these fun colors, Wanda!
I'm still holding onto my love of the warmer weather ... so hoping that Fall is "kind" this year. ;)

~Bev

Vicki Dutcher said...

You went out with a bang! Beautiful card~

Francie G. said...

Bold bright and beautiful, Wanda!

Betty Wright said...

Beautiful colors and the rolled flowers are perfect. I have a hard time with those! Wonderful scripture card!

Dawn B. said...

This is so pretty Wanda.. I love the flowers you made.. I have to say this is one summer I won't miss too.. Gorgeous creation..