"Roses for My Lady"

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

It's been a busy week. The wife and I made a trip to our favorite stamp store in Columbia, SC "The Stamping Place". She had some pretty good sales going on, trying to make room for all the new products coming in from CHA. We bought some new "Just-Rite stamp sets that I plan to color shortly.

Today's card, I call "Roses for My Lady". No reason for making it, just wanted to color an image and make a card. The image is from the Tilda series from Magnolia. Here is the card;

"Roses for My Lady"

As I was embellishing the card I realised that I need some pink flowers to use on the card. After much searching, the only thing I had some white one. Hmmm!! Out came the Copic Airbrush and walla, I now had some pink flowers. The Copic Airbrush and markers work great on all kinds of embellishments. Give it a try.

The border around the primary mat was punched with a Martha Stewart Corner Border Punch called "Laurel Leaf". I also used only the corner punch on the secondary mat corners. The design is light and airy.

The paper for the secondary mat behind Tilda I bought at Hobby Lobby. The paper pack is sold by "The Paper Studio". Very pretty papers, and most of them are already embossed.

Hope you enjoy today's card. Your comments are always appreciated and welcome.

Have a GREAT DAY!!!

Bob L.

20 Response to ""Roses for My Lady""

  1. RenateKreativ says:
    February 16, 2011 at 10:55 AM

    Beautiful card, I love the border.
    Hugs Renate

  2. Crazystamper says:
    February 16, 2011 at 10:57 AM

    Love it Bob! The air brush comes in handy that's why I buy everything in white these days. The punch just finishes off perfectly. Cheers Lora Sinkler-Lake www.crazystamper.typepad.com

  3. RubyM:) says:
    February 16, 2011 at 11:24 AM

    HI Bob!!

    Yup the air brush system works wonders indeed!
    Your coloring skills are wonderful and a delight to look at. Great color combos and the attention to details is perfect.Grreat job,RubyM:)

  4. Anonymous Says:
    February 16, 2011 at 11:25 AM

    Really adorable Bob!! Love the pretty shimmer on this!! TFS!! HUGS

  5. Mascha van Dijk Zimmerman says:
    February 16, 2011 at 12:09 PM

    The card is lovely, the border goes so well with your card, Bye Mascha

  6. Judy K. says:
    February 16, 2011 at 1:08 PM

    Adorable card Bob! Love the pinks and your airbrushing is perfect!!! Gotta get me one!
    Judy K.

  7. Fran says:
    February 16, 2011 at 2:04 PM

    Love your card! It did brighten my day for sure because the colors are one of favorites. Hugs, Fran

  8. Pen to Paper says:
    February 16, 2011 at 2:13 PM

    Bob, your card is so cute! I love that Tilda and I really like how you've used the border punches around her and the DPs you've used are so adorable, especially the embossed one!



  9. Debbie Yates says:
    February 16, 2011 at 2:52 PM

    Very cute Bob...I too love the shimmer! You could name your card "Roses for My Rose"...lol!

  10. Chris says:
    February 16, 2011 at 4:52 PM

    Have to agree. Love that border punch and how you used it inside and out. Cute image!

  11. Anonymous Says:
    February 16, 2011 at 6:01 PM

    I love the card Bob! I have that punch and I must confess I have not used it. I have no reason not to now, since I see how wonderful it is!

    I love your looking at your work. Beautiful.

    Thanks for sharing,
    Judy Garrelts

  12. Anonymous Says:
    February 16, 2011 at 6:52 PM

    Bob, I always anticipate what you'll be creating next. Love the card and I'm sure "Roses for My Lady" is really "Roses for Rose". You have a wonderful knack for coloring and pulling things together. I hoping some of your creativity will rub off on me. I hope to see you and Rose at the Stamp Scrap Art Tour this weekend. Thanks for sharing your work.

  13. Lisette Morris says:
    February 16, 2011 at 7:48 PM

    She's so pretty Bob, I love that punch too! Very Pretty card!

  14. Rene says:
    February 16, 2011 at 8:46 PM

    Gorgeous card!
    Rene :D

  15. InkyFingers says:
    February 16, 2011 at 9:36 PM

    I love your creations Bob! Congratulations on your 50 years of marriage, you must be a remarkable husband.

  16. LINDA W. says:
    February 16, 2011 at 9:53 PM

    Great card Bob...love your coloring ...
    and the MS punch..I like the Just Right Stamps
    they are great the have some very great images.
    Hugs Linda

  17. Harma says:
    February 16, 2011 at 10:28 PM

    I love your Maggie ,nice coloring Bob!
    And yes I love the MS punch To bad we don't have that one in the store here.I just love her punches.
    Harma Sym

  18. Deanna says:
    February 16, 2011 at 11:26 PM

    Great card Bob. Love it. Love your Tilda and the colors you used. I also like how you were able to get your flowers colored to match so well with your card using your copics.

  19. cabio's craft corner says:
    February 16, 2011 at 11:32 PM

    Cool and pretty card Bob. Love the way you airbrushed the flowers. They looked awesome and your Tilda is very cute tool. Thanks for sharing this cheerful card :o)

  20. Christina C. says:
    February 17, 2011 at 7:59 AM

    Hi Bob! Such a sweet card, Bob! Love the border and the sweet image! Beautifully done!

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