The Paper Players Challenge #65

Hey Everyone

One of the good things about being on holidays is that I get a chance to enter my craft room and give it a good clean out.  I even managed to label a few things.  As I was cleaning up I came across this retired Cottage Wall DSP that I used a few weeks ago for a challenge.  I might have been saving it for a rainy day, but I figure if I don’t use it now -when will I use it?  I’ve used it today for the sketch challenge at The Paper Players.  This is their sketch that I’ve based my card on.

Would you believe that when I heard Pale Plum was retiring last year I brought 3 packets of cardstock, but not the ink? Not sure what I was thinking.  So to give two of the flowers the appearance of Pale Plum I stamped Orchid Opulence onto a scrap piece, to use up alot of the ink, and then stamped onto this card without re-inking – it really dulled down the colour.  I then stamped over the top of them with Rich Razzleberry.

This card was chosen as A Cut Above at The Paper Players Challenge this week.

Thanks for taking a look.

Products Used:
Cardstock: Rich Razzleberry, Whisper White, Cottage Wall DSP (retired)
Ink: Orchid Opulence (retired), Rich Razzleberry, Old Olive
Stamp Sets: Field Flowers, Teeny Tiny Sentiments
Other Products:  Rich Razzleberry Grosgrain Ribbon, Circle Punches, Antique Brad, Word Window. Label Punch

See ya



10 thoughts on “The Paper Players Challenge #65

  1. Narelle, another amazing card from you this week. Fabulous take on the sketch – and how clever of you to mimic the Pale Plum color from your existing stock! So glad you joined the Paper Players again this week. Jaydee

  2. This is just stunning, even without Pale Plum ink! You did a marvelous job with this sketch and image! Thanks for playing with us at the Paper Players this week!

  3. Gorgeous colors! Field Flowers is the perfect combination for this print of the Cottage Wall DSP. Love them together. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Paper Players.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s