Friday, June 1, 2012

A Basket of Irises for Queen Becky

This beautiful creation by Queen for the Day BeckyTE was the inspiration for my basket of irises! I loved browsing through the amazing cards in Becky's gallery. That girl can color!!!

Stamps: Multi Step Iris, Multi Step Basket, Honey Bunny, and Multi Step Love Birds
by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Papers: Whisper White and Elegant Eggplant by Stampin' Up
wisteria by BasicGrey
Inks: Iris - 2 Memento Grape Jelly stamped off once, 3 Memento Grape Jelly,
1 Memento LuLu Lavender, 4 SU Elegant Eggplant, SU Apricot Appeal sponged on lower petals
Leaves and Stems - SU Lucky Limeade and Old Olive
Basket - 3 SU Soft Suede, 2 SU Soft Suede stamped off once, 1 SU Soft
Suede stamped off twice
Grass - SU Certainly Celery
Sentiment - SU Elegant Eggplant
Sponging - SU Pool Party
Embellishment: Ribbon and crystals


  1. Oh how striking! I love the deepness of the purple - such a wonderful card! This fit right in with the COF challenge this month, too :) Blessings!

  2. Gorgeous!! I used to have iris' in my yard! Have to get some more - they are gorgeous!

  3. Wowee how Pretty your card is Lynn.

  4. WOW! Lynn, this is just stunning! Love that big purple bow on here too. Gorgeous card!

  5. Wow Lynn, incredibly beautiful! The iris look real and the colors are perfect! Love your card.

  6. Beautiful card. The purple irises are gorgeous!!

  7. Beautiful Irises Lynn. They look real and so touchable. Love how you shaded the flowers and the basket.

  8. Ummmm....I would say you can color and make some amazing cards yourself!!! This is so pretty and that bow, amazing.


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