Thursday, July 7, 2011

Summer Fruit Inspiration for a Friend

This card is all about loving our groovy summer season. The colors are warm and fruity and I'm cherishing every sunshiney moment I spend with friends.

Summer (I went with the colors of summer): Crafty Catz Challenge #89 ~ Colors of Summer; Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge #27
Anything Goes: Allsorts Challenge #110 ~ Free and Easy July; PaperTake Weekly Challenge; Sentimental Sundays Challenge #62
Flourishes Timeless Tuesday #125 ~ Card for a Friend
Die Cut Dreams 321 Recipe Challenge
3 shapes(circle, scallop circle, rectangles), 2 colors (pink and orange), 1 ribbon
PaperPlay Challenge #1127 ~ Fruity
I was greatly inspired by fruity oranges and watermelon for my colors.
Simply Create Challenge #47 ~ Silhouette I used a bird silhouette image.
The Craft Garden July Challenge ~ Birds
My Creation
Image Detail
Ins and Outs ~ Summer Fruit Inspiration
Stamps: SU Punch Potpourri and All Holidays
Paper: SU CS (Very Vanilla, Rose Red), SU Sweet and Sour DP
Ink: SU (Rose Red, Pumpkin Pie)
Accessories: SU Rose Red Seam Binding, Punches, Scallop Circle #2 Die


  1. Wow this is a wonderful creation, beautiful colour theme and image,

    thank you so much for joining us at the Crafty Catz Challenge Colours Of Summer and wee hope you stop by next week and join in,

    Good Luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget :0) x

    Crafty Catz DT

  2. Hi. Thanks for joining us this week at Crafty catz, your creation is lovely, x carol

  3. What a Pretty card! Love the color combo, so Summery and Cheerful!

    Shannon 8-)

  4. Gorgeous card Cat - stunning colours.
    Thanks for playing Free & Easy with us at Allsorts this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  5. Gorgeous summery card, great colour combo and love the little birdie!Thanks for playing along with us at Allsorts this week and good luck!
    Love Nicola xxx

  6. wow i luv your card and the bird...
    Don't forget to join our linking party going on this week at

  7. Gorgeous card! I love the colors you used.

    Thank you for joining our Anything Goes (with a sentiment) challenge at Sentimental Sundays .

    Stop by my blog to check out my blog candy!

  8. Lovely summery colours, thank you for sharing at Die Cut Dreams.

    Hugs Ali x

    PS Don't forget to play in my candy too here

  9. I love these colours. Thanks for joining us at Papertake Weekly

  10. I adore this color combo! I just love how SU coordinates so beautifully. Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us for Sentimental Sundays Anything Goes Challenge and I hope you join us again next time!


  11. This is fantastic! Love the colors! Thank you so much for joining us at Sentimental Sundays. If you have not done so already, you may want to hop over to my blog, as I am hosting a no strings attached blog candy with several prizes to win. I apologize if I have already given you this invitation.

  12. Love the colors! Thanks so much for joining us this week Really Reasonable Ribbon Ramblings challenge!

  13. A beautiful card.

    Thanks for playing along with The Craft Garden challenge this month

  14. Absolutely beautiful! ! Thanks for playing with us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!

  15. love your card, thanks for joining us at Simply Create this week

  16. just beautiful, thanks for joining SC!!!
    great to see you back again, btw


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