{1.28.2012} SPARKS picture perfect

Ready for the newest SPARKS challenge from Paper Smooches?

week 4

A few things from the photo inspired me… first, the great pattern in the headboard.  I tried to find a Silhouette file to mimic the pattern, but ended up with this gorgeous floral pattern instead.  Then I decided to use the colors in the photo as well.  Orange and teal are just a lovely combo, don’t you think?

Check out the other girls sharing their SPARKS cards this week.

card stock: white (Georgia-Pacific)
patterned paper: Fine and Dandy True Blue 6×6 paper pad (My Mind’s Eye)
stamps: Flap Happy, Good Gab (Paper Smooches)
Silhouette Cameo: blades, mat, floral ornament file
tools: ATG Glue Tape Gun

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20 Comments

  1. Val

    Very elegant! Love the card

  2. Lynn

    Oh swoon…I love that gorgeous damask!

  3. Emily Keaton

    That’s one terrific card, Lisa!

  4. Stacy Scott Buller

    What a beautiful card Lisa! Sympathy cards are always so difficult to create…but this is really special.

  5. Jessi

    OK, this is why I love inspiration prompts – look at the amazing range of ideas that come out of them! Your sympathy card – with orange? Gorgeous! That damask is so beautiful 🙂

  6. Jessi

    And I see my new little avatar – I LOVE IT. I look just like that this morning!! lol

  7. Christine Dring

    This is gorgeous Lisa! Love it!

  8. katie brooks

    gasp! This is ever so lovely! What a great job utilizing these colors and making it pop, but still making a simple, elegant and thoughful sympathy card!

  9. Sav O'G

    LOOOOOVE this, Lisa! I love the die cut and that little butterfly! FAB:)

  10. Toni Storie

    Mmmmhmmmm, love this! Great flourish paired with the simple and sweet butterfly!

  11. Glenda J

    Absolutely stunning! Love it!

  12. Shauna K

    Such a pretty card! It’s definitely a great color combo, I agree 😉

  13. Jessica Bavier

    your card is just gorgeous! love that die cut and pretty colors! 🙂

  14. Wendy ten Hove

    So pretty and stylish! Love it, Lisa. That shape is gorgeous and the butterfly finishes it beautifully!
    Hugs, Wendy

  15. Lindsey

    It really is hard to beat a teeny butterfly for a design element! Love that floral cutout, too. Sweet!

  16. LilJen1@northrock.bm

    That pattern is gorgeous and I love how the butterfly pops of of it!

  17. Rockwell Designs

    The damask is so elegant! Such a BEAUTIFUL card!!!

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