Tuesday, December 8, 2009

A Christmas Rose

I created this card for a dear friend using the colors from today's Splitcoaststampers Color Challenge 248.

I stamped the rose first and covered it with a mask. I then added the leaves and masked them. Next came the pine boughs and last the pinecones.

Stamps: Hearts & Roses, Multi Step Build a Garland, and Words of Comfort and Joy by Kitchen Sink Stamps

Papers: Barely Banana, Always Artichoke, and Rich Razzleberry by Stampin' Up

   Rose: 4-SU Rich Razzleberry, 3- SU Rich Razzleberry stamped off once, 2-SU Perfect Plum, 1-Memento Sweet Plum stamped off once

  Leaves: 1-SU Always Artichoke stamped off once, 2-SU Always Artichoke

  Pine: 2-SU Wild Wasabi, 3-SU Always Articoke

  Pine Cones: 4-Memento Dark Cocoa, 3-Memento Dark Cocoa stamped off once, 2-Memento Potter's Clay, 1-Memento Potter's Clay stamped off once

  Sentiment: SU Rich Razzleberry

Tools: EK Success Punch


  1. Just had to come here as well and tell how beautiful this card is. Lynn, you are so good at this multi-step stuff!!!

  2. Oh Lynn, this is stunning! Love how you used the colors from SC!Great design!! I saw this color challenge this a.m. and decided that I just didn't have the mojo for it today and did dt work instead. You rocked it girl!!

  3. Beautiful card Lynn! I love the color combo and the border punch you used!

  4. Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!!! Fantastic card!!!

  5. What a beautiful card, great job with those colors!

  6. These KS stamps look so wonderful! beautiful card!

  7. Love your Holiday Rose card. The rose is so unexpected and very pretty!


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