Friday, July 25, 2008

I Love Pink!

There is something about pink that just makes me feel good. There are other colors that I love, but pink really lifts my spirits. Today I chose my ribbon for my card first, and it is a beautiful coral pink color with a little bit of a white thread running through the middle. It's organdy ribbon that I got at Hobby Lobby for $1 (half off!) and I love it! Today was the first day to use it, and I chose a "Dare to Get Dirty" Challenge at Splitcoaststampers, "It's All About the Ribbon" to inspire me and get me going. Pretty pink ribbon and stamping - what could be better? To view the challenge, you must be a SCS Fan Club member, so I am not listing the link here. I chose another DTGD Challenge, hosted by my good friend Holly (aka Toy) for the sketch.

Here is what I came up with:

I used a verse from the set "Sing to the Lord" by Our Daily Bread Designs. Since I am a music teacher, this set is perfect for me! The ribbon determined what papers and colors I would use.

Stamps: Sing to the Lord by Our Daily Bread Designs
Paper: Sahara Sand, Whisper White, Rose Romance (retired), Pretty in Pink, Basic Grey DP
Ink: Purely Pomegranate
Accessories: Paper Frills by Doodlebug, Primas, mini white brads, Cuttlebug EF, Marvy Scalloped Oval punch, organdy ribbon (Hobby Lobby)

Thanks for stopping by today!

12 comments:

  1. I love your card. I've never seen fine organza ribbon with stitching in it like that before. And it was that range of Basic Grey that really got me into them - a gift from a friend.
    I like the sentiment too. I should have been practicing piano today for accompanying DH in a French-speaking church on Sunday. But today all the music was in my heart - tomorrow it will have to move out of my heart and into my fingers :-)
    Hope Fiona is settling in well.

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  2. Oh see I love this Judy. Your scripture is wonderful and so is the colors!

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  3. Hi,

    Catching up reading your blog after my company left.

    Happy belated Birthday.

    Congratulations on Fiona. She is adorable.

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  4. Beautiful Judy!! Love the ribbon!! And pink usually makes me just *sigh*. Well, soft pink. Bright magenta makes me squint!! LOL Lovely, lovely card!!

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  5. This is such a beautiful card! I love all the little details you added and the ribbon you used it great! I can't believe you got such a deal on it.

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  6. Such a soft and beautiful card. The ribbon is amazing! Good find.

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  7. Very pretty card. I like how delicate it looks. The ribbon is beautiful and a bargain for a buck.

    I came for a visit from SCS blog thread.

    Thanks for sharing.

    Heather
    scrappinmominky.blogspot.com

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  8. Love this card and the sketch too!!! Great job!!!

    Visiting from SCS

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  9. Judy, truely amazing and beautiful not to mention I love the sentement. Wonderful work girl

    Billie

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  10. Judy, I love pink too, and I didn't even realize it until recently when I noticed almost all the cards I'd been making recently had pink in them! I LOVE this card! It is so soft and beautiful. The embossed bkgrd is great!

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  11. Pretty in pink...love it!!

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  12. Great job on the ribbon challenge! I like your colors!

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