Saturday, February 5, 2011

Speedy the Cat's Friends Challenge #41



This week on Speedy's Challenge.Geri challenged us to use SELF MADE FLOWERS. As you can tell, I did the rolled flowers in felt.  I am really liking the texture of felt on a card.  I also did something I haven't done before - I created this card from different challenges!  Here they are:
Do You Stack Up - Red Hot
Eat, Sleep, Stamp - sketch
Moving Along with the Times - red
Outlawz - use Flourishes
Sassy Studios - Heart

Not as many as some of you use out there, but that is a lot for me!  I cut my heart out with the sheet of adhesive and tried to cover it in glitter -- that didn't work as well as I thought it would, so I added red glitter glue over the top.  I wanted a really sparkly heart.  My flourished background is the crayon resist technique.. My Love sentiment is a sneak peek of MFP's new set Spring has Sprung (released 2/8).  DH kind of hesitated when I asked him if he liked it -- hmmm... oh well I am happy with it :).

Please join us over at Speedy the Cat's Blog Challenge and use self made flowers on your card.
Thanks for stopping by~





21 comments:

martina's kaartjes said...

pretty card ! love the colors,
have a nice day,
greetings, martina
x

Selma said...

Love all the texture on your card Vicki. Your felt flowers are beautiful.

Becky said...

Love all of the bright and bold colors Vicki, those flowers are beautiful and love the background.

Virgo5 said...

Well I love it, great colour combo and love the mix of textures! I never would have thought of felt flowers, great idea!

Joanne Travis said...

Wow, Vicki! This is awesome. Love the vibrant colors.

Harriet Skelly said...

I love these gorgeous colors together Vicki and your felt flowers are just beautiful!!

Miranda said...

gorgeous Vicky, love the handmade flowers, they're gorgeous
thanks for joining the DYSU challenge this week

hugs
Miranda

CraftyC said...

Beautiful card Vicki and so colourful!
Clairexx

redwasher1 said...

Totally awesome with all the bright colors, it just warms you right up!!!

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card, just love those bright colours!!

Thank you for sharing with us at MAWTT this week, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

Janna said...

Hey Vicki! I love the happiness of your red hot card, the flowers are great and so is the colour combo! Thanks so much for joining us at DYSU this week! Janna

princesskitten said...

love that background - and the flowers are fab

kitten DYSU team

Joanne (jojot) said...

va va voom....so bright, vibrant and sassy....LOVE IT

WencheP said...

Love it! Love the flowers. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

-Wenche

*Alison* said...

Love love love the flowers.. Way to "Stack Up" at DYSU RED HOT Challenge.. I can't wait to see what you create next week.. HUGS
Alison
DYSU-Owner

Francie G. said...

Beautiful, Vicki!

Benzi said...

Vicki, your background is beautiful. Seeing your felt flowers is what encouraged me to give it a try. Glad I did! Yours are so pretty and colorful.

Regan said...

Lovely! I am impressed with your pretty rolled flowers! (I just bought the die and haven't tried it yet.) Also loving that sparkly heart! Thanks for playing along @ SSD!

Julie said...

Gorgeous card! Love your flower accents and the bold pattern paper. Thanks for joining us at SSD
Hugs,
julie

Brenda Brown said...

Great card Vicki, love the colours and the flowers look fabulous.
Thankyou for sharing this with us at MAWTT this week, so glad you could join us.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Tracy said...

Vicki!!!!!!! Where have you been girl? What a nice surprise to have you play along this week. And what a card!!! Love it! All of the different texture is fantastic. Hope to see you again sooner rather than later! *wink*
Hugs,
Tracy

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