Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Desiger Choice Challenge at Repeat Impressions

Welcome, blog friends,

It's time for another Designer Choice Challenge over at The House That Stamps Built blog and Karen Hasheck is challenging us to create a spring with pastel colors card.  If you're as ready for spring as I am, this is a refreshing change. 

Spring is my favorite season.....I know, many folks say it has a distinctive smell of doggy doo, but I don't think so....I see color, and hear birds.  In Maine, there is an abundance of lupine - even in the field in front of our house.  Lupine is a wild flower that adds so much color and life in spring and early summer to the Maine landscape.  It's tall spike-like flowers seem to jump up from the high meadow grass and scream their colors and demand your eye attention.  They bloom in many colors, but the deep purple is the most common.  So, in anticipation of seeing fields of lupine, I created this card using this fabulous lupine image #1711 by Repeat Impressions.  Also added to the image is the cute dragon fly #102. 

 We sure would love to have you join us and create your own spring card using pastels. Just head on over to The House That Stamps Built Blog for all the details.

To see more spring card inspriation check out my fellow Rock Stars blogs. 
Karen -  Darsie - Makiko - Miriam - Joy - Lynette - Kendra and Dawn.

Thanks so much for stopping by and we hope you'll play along with us!
Cheri

10 comments:

Olga said...

beautiful, love the embossing!

Carla S. said...

Gorgeous card, Cheri! I love the embossed frame and beautifully colored flowers!

Lynne Moncrieff said...

Beautifully coloured and such an elegant card.
Wishes
Lynne

Lynette said...

Beautiful, Cheri! Love the CAS-ness of it. And I love the lupines, too. That would be awesome to be able to look at them across from your house. We're trying to grow some here.

Vicki Dutcher said...

Pretty embossing folder! Looks like a pretty Spring card to me!

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

So pretty, Cheri.

Miriam said...

This card is so elegant! Love the white embossed frame.

Makiko Jones said...

This is so pretty Cheri! I love the embossed frame and the image you used! Wonderful coloring!!

joy said...

Cheri - your card is so pretty with the embossing and the framed lupine. You are right, there is nothing like a big field of those gorgeous flowers! Happy spring!

Karen Hasheck said...

I love your Spring Colors card for my DCC and just had to stop by and tell you that! I am so busy with SAS4Kids and everything else I just can't get around and comment on the team's cards as much as I would like, but this card- as always- is super!

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