Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Vellum Flowers

I recieved a swap card by Christine Okken and she watercolored on vellum. It was so pretty, I just had to try it! We actually created this card in my last class. Stamps: Embrace Life
Card stock: Blue Bayou, Soft Sky
Ink: Blue Bayou, Soft Sky
Acc: Blue Bayou stiched ribbon, silver brads, vellum

22 comments:

Flossie's Follies said...

What a pretty card, it is so elegant

CeeCee said...

This is very pretty, Michelle. So soft looking and elegant.
Great job!
CC

Greta said...

oh my word...i would have never thought of that....this is awesome!!!

Nancy Grant said...

Stunning card! Love the flowers and love your new picture! It's priceless!!!

:-)

Lauren said...

This is such a beautiful card - the watercolored vellum is awesome.

Melissa said...

It's beautiful Michelle!

Many Blessings,
M.

Crafty Connie said...

Pure beauty, great color combo.

I really like your new photo. I would have freaked out to be lifted in the air like that. You've got guts girl!

Stevie said...

Absolutely gorgeous Michelle!!

Maria said...

Hey Michelle!

Wow, the flowers are pretty! I love how it looks like it's curled. Gorgeous!

Maria

barb said...

Soooooo pretty. You make everything sound so easy. lol

ScrapMomOf2 said...

Wow! Is that pretty! Love it!

Colleen said...

OMG....I just got the nicest card! Thank you soooo much!

This blue vellum card is stunning!!! WOW!

Congrats on your new job...I hope you get good news about the dental schooling...

and hey...are you feeling better yet??? I was sick with it for over 3 weeks!!!

take care of yourself!

Wacky Stephanie said...

Very, very pretty! I love the colors and the beauty of the vellum flowers. Thanks for sharing!

Akinol said...

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Jen DiMarco said...

Wow...it really is stunning. Watercolouring on vellum...hmm..do I have any?? I hope I do!! As it turns out I have an Embrace Life stamp set in my possession this weekend..perhaps I shall try it.

LOVE IT.

Hope you're sleeping now - so you're getting better!

HUGS.
Jen

Wife2TJ said...

This is beautiful! LOVE the vellum flowers!!!

Samantha said...

Beautiful card!! I never thought to use vellum this way. Looks like I have another project to do now!!

Leena said...

This is beautiful! Love the watercoloring on the vellum! It's a great idea! :)

barb said...

Hey girl, where are you? I hope everything's okay. It's not like you to ignore your adoring fans for days and days on end. Sending a hug your way.

MEG BEE said...

Very stunning...such an elegant look.

Hugs,
Michelle

Sam Morris said...

This is SO stunning...my favourite shade of blue and I LOVE what you've done with the flowers!

Marie said...

Ok this card convinced me to buy the stamp set!
WOW! It's a beauty and one that I'll be CASING for sure!