Thursday, May 23, 2013

Unity {Inspiration}

Happy Thursday...it's time for some 
UNITY INSPIRATION
along with fabulously fun flowers by PETALOO
**You should be arriving here from Renee Aslette's Blog**
Remember to comment as you go!  
Three lucky commentors will each receive a $20 Unity Gift Certificate
This month's focus at Petaloo is their Color Me Crazy Flowers.  
These come to you in white and can easily be transformed with whatever color you
like by spritzing, stamping, inking, coloring, etc...or just leave them in their natural state :)
For today's card I wanted to use some papers from Dear Lizzy, so I went with 
Georgia Peach ColorShine spritz by Heidi Swapp.  

I stamped the sentiment from the May Kit-of-the-Month onto a frame found on one 
of the patterned papers...it worked out just great!  I embossed the mint green paper 
behind it with one of my new folders by Brenda Walton.
The "celebrate today" sentiment is also a part of the May KOTM.


This particular Shabby Cut Canvas Flower came in two layers.  
I wanted a certain 'fit' so I removed the back layer and then layered the flower
onto a green mulberry paper flower (also from Petaloo) to act as the leaves.

I think it turned out to be a very nice and elegant card for the new couple :)

**Time now to head over to Shilo Miles' Blog**

Enjoy hoppin', my Unity friends!

47 comments:

  1. What a wonderful wedding card. Love all the layers.

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  2. Pretty card...love the big flower u chose!

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  3. One of my favorite color combinations. Gorgeous flower.

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  4. Beautiful focal point w/the flower.

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  5. Pretty lace and flower together! Love the colors!

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  6. What a beautiful card! The layering & embossing look fantastic!

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  7. what a sweet card for the couple. I'm sure they will love it as much as I do <3!

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  8. What a great card! I love that striped paper and the embossed piece beneath the sentiment as well as the combination of sentiments. Just a great design!

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  9. Awesome card! I adore your flower :)

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  10. So pretty, loving the shaby chic flower!!

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  11. Gorgeous project, thanks for sharing your ideas with all of us!

    Carol B
    ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

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  12. I think this is ALL so beautiful. The flower is lovely as well as the sentiment and all the trimmings. Wonderful card. :)

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  13. wow this is very pretty. I like the flower color.

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  14. LOVE your card Shellye! How is it possible that you always create unique cards ... by now you've created so many! Don't you ever run out of ideas?? (I do! for cards that is .. ).

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  15. So perfect for a wedding!!! Love the layout and colors!!!!

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  16. Ohhh lovely card!! like the flower !!
    Big hug Jolande

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  17. Very pretty!!Love the colors in the flower!

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  18. Love how you tuned up the flower!

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  19. Love the card & the great raggy coloured flower.

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  20. Shellye, what a BEAUTIFUL card!
    I love the papers & the pretty colors.

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  21. Very pretty card. The coloring of the flower is so nice. thanks for sharing.

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  22. Wonderful card! Love all the layers and textures! Beautiful flower! TFS God bless!!

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  23. What a beautiful card! The green flower as leaves is also perfect!! <3

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  24. Beautiful card. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  25. Such a gorgeous card! Love the huge blossom!

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  26. Very nice!!!! I love seeing people change products to fit their needs, and hope that I'll remember to do that when needed! :)

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  27. Love the colors and how they match the flower you died.

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  28. Really like the color choices you made with your card. The diecuts add the perfect amount of elegance to your card.

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  29. Gorgeous card! I love the color of the flower...

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  30. Beautiful card! Love the colors and the layer you added to the flower. TFS

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  31. A beautiful card and wow, that distressed flower is so wonderful! Nice texture!

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  32. Fabulous card! Love the flower!

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  33. Great effect with that canvas flower! Love the layering!

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  34. I hope my comment posted, but if not. I love the layering on your canvas flower!

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  35. Love it! My fav so far! Gorgeous!

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  36. Gorgeous card! Your details are FABULOUS!! Love,, love that sentiment:)
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  37. Love the sentiment you chose for this lovely card.

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