Monday, 6 September 2010

Two new cards

In all the PK blog hop excitement, I forgot all about showing you these two cards I made for friends of mine!

Two totally different cards using the same beautiful image.

I used kraft card for both cards. LOVE kraft card and keep getting it out and putting it back, getting it out, putting it back! Ha Ha! Bit the bullet and used it eventually, 'coz it's too gorgeous not to!
The poppy stamp is by Dimension Fourth.
The stamp is part of a gorgeous set of four flowers. Tulip, Rose, Poppy and Poppy corner.
I coloured my poppies with Copics,  framed the image with a Nestie label and that was basically that. 
I used a piece of SU DSP on the top one and embossed a diamond pattern using my Score-Pal..
The three white pearls and the bold ribbon added the finishing touches.

Stop by tomorrow for a new Peachy Keen Challenge.

Have a great day everyone!


Teresa Kline aka va.sunshine said...

these are both so beautiful, such sweet cards...I adore the red polka doted ribbon....have a super day!

enjoy *~*

Celeste B. said...

They are both beautiful! TFS!!! :)

About Me said...

Viv these are so pretty! Love the colors!
I'm still here visiting my son but will be home in a couple days ready to stamp!

Jessica said...

Lovely cards. I 'specially like the red one! My fave color!

Carla aka scrappypug said...

oh these are both fabulous. I love anything with kraft and the red and orange tones are perfect!

Glora said...

Those are SO pretty! I love poppies. I lived in France for a year and a half and they had poppies that just grew wild. I LOVE them and I LOVE these cards.

Marisa said...

Two beauties, Viv :) Love that wide polka dotted ribbon.

Hunnybunnycards said...

Two beautiful cards Viv, that spotty ribbon is to die for!!


My Creative Time said...

WOW!! These cards are SOOOO BEAUTIFUL Sweet Viv! I just LOVE them!
Big Peachy Hugs,

Beckie W said...

Awesome as always. I am hoping to be able to use my copics and post it when they loo normal lol. Thanks for sharing!

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

They are both so beautiful! Love that polka dot bow!

Jackie said...

Both cards are superb, I was in at the birth of the red one and I can tell you all that the pic don't do it justice :o)
Jackie xx

Jackie said...

Forgot to say that I wish I had bought that stamp set now boo hoo :o(
Jackie xx

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

What a wonderful image and you have made such a gorgeous pair of cards with it. Your coloring is fabulous and I LOVE that polka dotted ribbon!

Hope you are doing well!


Beth Norman said...

I love seeing two cards with the same images done. How fantastic to see your darling set. I can't say which is my favourite because they are both so stunning.

coldwaters2 said...

Wow Viv these are two beautiful card that poppy image is gorgeous so are the colours you have used excellent work.
Lorraine x

Janice W. said...

GORGEOUS!!!!! Poppies are some of my favorite flowers! Your cards are just beautiful!!

Sandy Ang said...

Both caards are so pretty.