Saturday, April 16, 2011

Hello, Sunshine!

Happy Saturday! I hope you guys have started the weekend off in a great way. I'm on my way out to a brunch with the other women in my Sunday School class. It should be fun but I'm not exactly a social butterfly so it's a little anxiety inducing!

So today I am playing along with this week's Color Throwdown! Here are Broni's colors:

So springy, right? It's sort of spring here in middle Tennessee. Lots of storms lately, though,  and I noticed this morning when I got up that the fence in the backyard has come down in a couple of spots...great! I'll get on that after brunch, I suppose.

Anyway, so I decided to use a stamp that I haven't used n AGES. When I bought it, I thought I would use it all of the time, but every time I reach for it I get a serious mental block. Today, I think {hope} it worked out.

Isn't that huge sun so great? I especially love how it's kindof distressed when it great! I added a few butterflies and a sentiment and I was done. None of my usual ribbon, buttons, or really layers to speak of...but I like the end result.

Well, I better get ready to get out of here. Have a wonderful Saturday!!

Stamps:  Here Comes the Sun (Market Street Stamps); Let it Shine (Verve)
Card Stock: Taken with Teal, Certainly Celery (SU); White (Papertrey)
Ink: Summer Sun, Taken with Teal (SU)
Extras: SU Butterfly die

15 brownkowments:

KER said...

such a warm card...i am so ready to say hello to the sun...send him to utah would ya? how the butterflies are floating on the rays

Debbie Gaydos said...

Ahhhhh, so gorgeous Keva! That background stamp is definitely VERY COOL! This card just has such a happy, bright feel to it.

Teresa Kline said...

wow, I luv this...the sunshine is gorgeous, a perfect sunny day card Keva!

enjoy *~*

kasia c. said...

So bright & happy & FUN! Man I wish i could see more of that around here. :)
Soon, i hope.
I hope you are having a fabulous weekend.

Suzanne said...

What a welcomed burst of sunshine. I love the distressed background and the embossed butterflies look great on top.

Lisa Petrella said...

That GIANT sun makes a GORGEOUS backdrop for all of those colorful butterflies!!! LOVE IT!

Kara said...

wow!! i wish it were as sunny here as it is on your card! really pretty!!

Julie said...

This is gorgeous, Keva! I love that sun stamp!! What a fun and springy card!

Broni said...

Wow, girlfriend! This is just fabulous! I LOVE that huge sunshine!! I would definitely use it!! Thanks for playing with us!!

Leigh Ann Baird said...

I love the rays and your card reminds me of an idea I had and forgot about so, thanks! I have social anxiety as well and I hope it all went well for you.


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