Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Shamrock Balloons for The Card Concept



Hi everyone!

Today I'm sharing a card I made for The Card Concept. Here's the inspiration photo:



I was inspired by the colors and designs. 
In fact, I had some patterned paper that had plaids and polka dots right in the shamrocks, just like in the photo. I decided to use it to make some balloons for a Birthday card. I have several Birthday's in March, so I thought the paper would be fun.

Brian King made a card recently with balloon strings coming from his sentiment, you can find that here. I thought it was a fun idea, so I tried it with MFT's Wishing and Sending stamp set and dies.




The balloons are cut out with Elizabeth Craft Designs balloons. I added a few enamel dots and adhered it all onto a Avery Elle wacky stitched rectangle.


I hope you join us at The Card Concept!

Entering this at:










Paper: SU white, certainly celery, glorious green, patterned paper
Ink: SU black
Stamps: MFT Sending and Wishing
Dies: MFT Sending and Wishing, Elizabeth Craft Designs Balloons,Avery Elle Wacky stitched rectangles
Other: enamel dots







20 comments:

  1. Lauri, this is superb !!!!

    Ineke

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  2. Great card. I love the patterned paper. xx

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  3. Love this card. You are the master of CAS. Double D challenge is feeling green this week. The side bar shows the inspiration board for the next challenge. It seems like the card concept and double D are of the same mind set.

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  4. What cool paper for this photo and love the design x

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  5. I LOVE these cheerful shamrock balloons, Laurie! Gorgeous and cheerful too!
    Take Care!
    Michele

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  6. Love, love your balloons, how clever to make them shamrocks...beautiful! Thank you for joining our 'Feeling Green' challenge at Double D!
    Diane DD DT

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  7. OMG Lorie ... this is just AWESOME!! LOVE IT!! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Feeling GREEN’ Challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS


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  8. Fabulous project,Laurie. So glad you joined us in the Feeling Green Challenge at Double D. Hope you come back often.

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  9. Love the shamrock balloons! So fun!! :)

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  10. Fabulous cas card. Love those balloons. Thanks forsharing with us at Just Us Girls this week,

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  11. Love your Shamrock Balloons Laurie! Perfect card for all of those challenges! Thanks for playing along with the girls and I at Just Us Girls this week!

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  12. What a fun card! Love it! Thanks for playing with Just Us Girls!

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  13. Those are some lucky birthday balloons! Love the bows too!

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  14. A delightful birthday card! The balloons look beautiful. :)

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  15. Love your fun shamrock balloons! Such a cute idea!

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  16. Super cute card Laurie. Love the sweet balloons with the little bows. Thank you for playing along with us at Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge.

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  17. Such a crisp and beautiful card. Thanks for sharing with us at Double "D" Challenges.
    Amelia (DT Double "D" Challenges)

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  18. Totally adorable shamrock balloons!! Thanks for joining us at The Curtain Call.

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  19. What a great idea for the ballons!

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