When TGIF posted their color challenge, I thought of a Melon Mambo flower with Lemon Lime Twist leaves, and a Smoky Slate background.

By Su Mohr for tgifc193; Click READ or VISIT to go to my blog for details! Featuring: Beautiful Promenade stamp set, Beautiful Layers dies, Rectangle Stitched dies, 6X6 Neutrals DSP, Well Written dies; #thankyoucards #handmadecards #flowersoncards #cardchallenges #beautifulpromenade #heatembossing

Beautiful Promenade

 

Here is the link to the TGIF challenge:

 

First, I stamped the flower from Beautiful Promenade in VersaMark on Whisper White cardstock. This made the outline of the flower, which was hard to see, but I managed to see well enough to use a second stamp for the lines inside the flower.

The leaves were stamped in the same manner,  sprinkled with Clear Embossing Powder, and set with the Heat Tool.

I colored the flower and leaves with Sponge Daubers, which I tapped on the Melon Mambo and Lemon lime Twist ink pads, and rubbed across the heat embossed images. Beautiful Layers dies were used for cutting.

 

To bring in the Smoky Slate color, I used it for the card base, with a background of dotted Smoky Slate from the 6X6 Neutrals Designer Series Paper.

 

My still life flower needed a frame, so I used two of the Rectangle Stitched dies for cutting it from Thick Whisper White cardstock.

 

The sentiment, “thanks,” is cut with a die from the Well Written die set, also from Thick Whisper White cardstock. The flower, and the leaves escaping the frame,  are raised on Dimensionals.

 

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