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Kraft Card

I caved and bought a set of Polychromos.  I used them for the first time on this card and I find myself wondering why I didn't buy them a few years ago!  I am in love.  I totally have no idea if I'm doing it right or using them to their full potential so I've signed up for Sandy Allnock's new class to see how good I can get!

The flower stamp is from Concord and 9th and the sentiment is from Feed Your Craft.  I stamped it onto ribbon instead of cardstock.  It would be slightly crisper on cardstock but I like the extra texture it adds and that you can see faint polka dots showing through from the other side.  And, you know, I got to use ribbon!  That's always something that makes me happy!

Linking up to Muse which inspired the kraft background.


  1. Oooh your flowers are absolutely gorgeous Laura! Great job with your colouring, I quite fancy some of those pencils myself :)

  2. Beautiful and wow I can't believe you stamped and coloured on ribbon! Making me want to buy some Polychromos now. Thank you for sharing with us at Muse this week!

  3. Well if this is where you start, I can only imagine how quickly you'll learn! Gorgeous! Thanks so much for joining us at Muse this week!

  4. Beautiful card. I love how you colored the images and added the shading.

  5. Congrats! Really lovely card. I like all the elements to look at!


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