Friday, March 30, 2007

More Basic Grey

Here is another card I made with my Basic Grey papers, except I used the Perhaps line. Again, I got these at Doodliedoo. I thought this would make a nice birthday card. I used That's Nice for the sentiment and Fancy Flexible Phrases for the "wishes" on the tab. I don't do a lot of cards in which the sentiment is the focal point, but a couple of challenges lately were to use sentiments as focal points, so I thought I would keep practicing! :) What do you think of this card? Too plain? Too busy? I'd love your feedback! SUPPLIES USED: Stamps- That's Nice, Fancy Flexible Phrases; Ink- Chocolate Chip; Paper- Basic Grey Perhaps, Whisper White; Accessories- slit punch, May Arts ribbon, Crop-a-Dile, Making Memories eyelets, round tab punch, word window punch, paper piercer.

It's supposed to be another beautiful day, here, so hopefully we'll get outside to play a bit. Savannah has been dying to get outside since the weather's been nicer. Everyday she wakes up, and if the sun is shining, she looks out the window and says "Mommy, it's a BEAUTIFUL day!" That's her way of saying "let's go outside and play!" :) Thanks for stopping by and I hope you have a wonderful day!


Anonymous said...

I think it's perfect just the way it is. Love the scalloped border with the eyelets, the paper, the sentiment and the little tabby. always! Hugs!

Anonymous said...

Oh I love this card!
Actually, I've been hiding in the curtains reading your blog for a couple weeks now..and I have to say I so thoroughly enjoy coming here everyday.

Unknown said...

Too busy? Of course not! It's gorgeous! Love the paper...and love your style!

Michelle Tweedy said...

I adore this card. The words in that set are so great for a focal point! I wouldn't change a nailed it!

Allison Rankin said...

I think this is perfect the way it is...there is a lot going on with the paper (which is beautiful) so you can't add too much...this is just the right amount!

Angie Z ~ Duckwaddlequack said...

Simple fabulous looking! I went back to the store today to get more of this great paper! i know what you mean about making the sentiment the main image but you did a superb job on this!

Shanismom said...

beautiful card. love the border w/eyelets and the paper too. beautiful card.

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

I just LOVE this card! The colors, the tabs, and the eyelets down the scalloped edge are just divine! Great job!

Anonymous said...

Love Love Love it!!!
Clean.Fantastic colors



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