Thursday, October 27, 2011

Creative Elements Friend - PP69

If you need inspiration for a new card, it is often helpful to play along with a challenge to get the creative juices going.

Here is this week's sketch challenge at The Paper Players.

Here is the basic design:

This was a quick and easy card to make.  The cutting out took the most patience, but it went pretty quick too.

Stamps:  Creative Elements (122645 [W]; 122647 [C]), You're a Gem (122268 [W]; 122270 [C])
Ink:  Baja Breeze, Peach Parfait
Paper:  Soft Suede, Baja Breeze, Crumb Cake, Peach Parfait, Whisper White
Accessories:  Basic Pearls (119247), Dimensionals (104430)
Tools:  Mat Pack (105826), Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch (119275), Small Oval Punch (Retired)

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Take time today to create something fun!



  1. Beautiful, Renae! I love how you stamped the background paper. The pearls on the butterfly and sentiment are the perfect touches! Great snipping job! Thanks for playing with The Paper Players.

  2. How pretty is this creation! Love your colours and the stamped background. This is lovely! Thanks for joining us at the Paper Players!

  3. Hi Renae! Wow, is this ever pretty! I love the soft background pattern and that pretty color mix. Crisp, clean and beautiful, in every way. Thanks do much for joining us this week at the Paper Players! Hugs! :)

  4. Renae, I love your take on the sketch and the color scheme is so soft and serene. Wonderful job on the fussy cutting, too! So glad that you shared this lovely creation with the Paper Players this week

  5. What great color choices! They are so subtle and so pretty. Piercing is one of my faves and love that you added it here. What a great touch. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Paper Players!

  6. This is such a pleasant, soothing card with the choice of colors and elements. Very well done! Thanks for joining us at The Paper Players this week!

  7. This is such a beautiful card. The color combination is so soothing and pretty. I have been on the fence about purchasing Creative Elements, but I will definitely have to get it now. What a great card to showcase that set.Thank you for playing along with the Paper Players this Week!