Hello, and Happy Wednesday!
I have a card today that I am submitting for The Friday Mashup. I nearly forgot about it, so I am barely getting it done. I looked last Friday at the challenge, but set it aside in my mind because it calls for all new In-colors. I have not purchased any of the new stuff (but I have a shopping cart full online, waiting for me to hit Submit!). I think these other colors will work ok for now...
So, the Friday Mashup asked us to use Hello Honey, Lost Lagoon, & Mossy Meadow, along with a summer theme. I also decided to use today's Sketch challenge from Splitcoaststampers.
Instead of the listed colors, I used crushed curry, baja breeze, and always artichoke. I pulled out my SU stamp set "Tropical Party," to make a simple layer of pattern paper. For the smaller panel, I used a sponge dauber to make the sun, then sponged the sunbeams along the edge of a post-it note, then I lightly sponged the sky. My sentiment is from "Happiest Birthday Wishes." I rarely stamp directly on a card base, but this curvy phrase goes on easily, and hides and crooked stamping I may do. Candy dots are the only embellishment on this quick, Clean and Simple card.
While the tropics make me think of summer, I sure wouldn't mind being there in the winter, either!
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