The Paper Players #488


Laurie is having a sketch challenge this week at The Paper Players!  The sketch was perfect to bring you a sneak peek of new products to come! This gorgeous flower stamp is part of A Million Little Things stamp set, which will be released in May! I am far from a flower expert, but decided to go with a variation of Black Eyed Susan.  If I am totally wrong on the type of flower this stamp represents, please feel free to leave me a comment!  Regardless, I am sure you will see many variations of colors on this stamp set to come!  Here is the original sketch design, so you can come play along-


I started my card by stamping my floral image onto a 3 1/4" x 4 1/2" panel of White Daisy cardstock in Intense Black ink.  I then added in color with Prismacolor pencils and blended with Gamsol.  My thanks sentiment was die cut three times in black and adhered together with Liquid Glass for added dimension.  A few enamel dots finish off the panel.  The panel was matted in black and adhered to a embossed panel of Saffron cardstock, which is also matted in black. Here is a sneak peek of the new stamp set to come!

All supplies by Close To My Heart, except where noted:
D1925 A Million Little Things-available 5/1/2020
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X6047 Black Cardstock
X5961 Saffron Cardstock
Z4189 Intense Black Cardstock
Prismacolor Pencils-917, 911, 937,947
Gamsol
Z3259 Hello & Thanks Thin Cuts-Retired
Z3314 Black & White Enamel Dots
Stitched Circles Embossing Folder-Retired
Z679 Liquid Glass

I have entered my card in the following challenges-
Dies R Us-Spring Flowers
Little Red Wagon-April Showers (Bring May Flowers)
Simon Says Stamp-Flower Power

Check out the other Paper Players Design Team member creations for more inspiration:
The Paper Players Design Team

Thanks so much for stopping by!

11 comments

  1. AWESOME card! I love the daisies!!

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  2. These flowers could definitely be Black Eyed Susans, and your colored pencil work looks lovely! Beautiful thank you card, Allisa!

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  3. Your flowers look gorgeous! I recognized them as Black-Eyed Susans. Wonderful job!

    Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon this week!

    Kate
    Small Bits of Paper

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  4. I love this card! Your coloring is perfect and the black accents make everything pop. Love it!

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  5. I think these make great black-eyed susans and the sketch is perfect to showcase your beautifully coloured blooms. Love the textured frame too - a great card Allisa!

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  6. Such a bright and cheerful card. Love the embossing on the background. Thank you so much for playing along with us at Dies R Us. We hope to see you again next time. Have a wonderful day, and stay safe and well.
    ♥ Lena ~ DT
    Dies R Us
    Lena’s Creations

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  7. Oh my goodness - what a wonderful flower image - and so perfectly colored! I love your card!! :)

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  8. Wow, Allisa! This is gorgeous! Your coloring is perfect...and I LOVE this image! The die cut sentiment just sets off everything! This card will definitely be treasured by the recipient!

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  9. Allisa, I think Black Eyed Susans are the perfect call! This sketch was perfect to showcase these beauties! Beautiful coloring! Have a great weekend!

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  10. Such a beautiful set brought to life by the awesome coloring. Wow! An absolutely stunning card!

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  11. Fabulous Allisa. These are some of my favorite flowers and you yellow embossed backdrop is perfect. BTW - love the new "about me" photo!
    hugs
    jaydee

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