August 12, 2012

Bold, bright, & beautiful Hop


Happy Sunday! 
Welcome to the Denami Blog hop where participants are showcasing their Bright, Bold, and Beautiful projects:)
If you'd like a chance to win a $20 gift certificate to the Denami shop, then start at the Denami blog and be sure to comment on each blog along the hop.
If you arrived from RUZA'S blog (isn't she awesome?!) then you are on the right track:)


I did a lot of masking for this one, but was really pleased with how it turned out.

Denami supplies used for this card: 

Your next stop is the talented Heidi! 
Be sure to leave comments for two chances at winning a Denami gift certificate worth $20:)

Thanks for stopping by,
XOXO

42 comments:

Tenia Nelson said...

Awesomesauce!!!

Heidi said...

I love the bright colors and all the flowery goodness of this card. So cute!!

Barb said...

beautiful! stunning colors and perfect masking. LOVE that black oval for the sentiment!

Lisa said...

WOW Dana you knocked my socks off with this one! beautiful card, I love that you broght the black base forward to the black flower centers. Very eye catching card!

Deb said...

Dana, those hibiscus flowers were at the top of my list to use for this hop. Happy to see that you knocked this one out of the park!!!

Christine Zani said...

ho.ly.buckets. i saw this card and literally said out loud "oh no she didn't!?!?!?" The masking is used here to superb effect - really great work, and thanks for sharing. beautiful!

Stacy said...

This is pure talent and very, very beautiful.

Ardyth said...

LOVE the pop of black against all those bright colours! Lots of masking here, but well worth it! A fantastic card!

~Tammy~ said...

Bold Bright summery! A beautiful finished product!

Karen Diebolt said...

Your masking paid off, this card is gorgeous.

Ruza Rebel said...

I LOVE IT!!! The colors you used are gorgeous!! I almost used the Hibiscus but I stayed w/my new stamps. ;o)

VanessaB said...

wow! so striking! i love this!

Tina M said...

*thud* My jaw hit the table, girl! Ohh my word...seriously?? Holy cow, this is a stunner! I had to do a double take that this wasn't patterned paper...my gosh! Perfect layout too...it's a winner.

Wendy said...

I have to have that medium solid hibiscus stamp now, I only have the small. Your card is STUNNING! Love the colors, and the black centers totally ties it all together! I Love it!

Deanna Jean said...

Okay..you know how to do bright! Girl this is amazing. I love the black centers. They tie the whole card together. WOW.

Glenda J said...

Absolutely gorgeous! You are a pro at masking... it scares me...

Brenda said...

Now that's what I call bold & beautiful! Awesome!

Susan Martin said...

LOVE these bright colors.. that stamping is fantastic! Love those flowers!

Paulina said...

OH MY GOSH. Dana, this card is crazy amazing. Wow....speechless. I need to find out which color ink pads you used- love the colors together!!! GREAT job on this blog hop theme!

andrea said...

Tropical paradise! Bold and Bright offset with classic B&W...very nice!

Linda said...

Beautiful!! I hate masking, but oh my! This was an excellent way to use it! Great card!

KatheD said...

FABULOUS masking - I ♥love♥ the background you created!

Carol said...

Beautiful beautiful card! I love the colorful hibiscus flowers. SO PRETTY!

Jenny said...

Gorgeous colours and great stamping...Love it :0)
Jenny x

Amy Smidebush said...

Wow...just WOW. I am kinda at a loss for words. This looks so perfect, it hardly seems possible that it was stamped by hand. WOW...I mean, seriously, Dana...WOW!!!!

Rose said...

WOW!!! girl this is bright and bold and awesomely fantastic :) love it!!!!

Nicki S said...

WOW! BEAUTIFUL! I really love this card Dana!! You did an awesome job with the masking...kudos to you for your patience, lol! The colors are perfect :) Great work!

Ginny Larsen said...

your card totally fits the bill... that masking paid off... i kept staring at your card trying to figure out if you did paper piecing or what :D great job! love it.

Darcy said...

What a fun color combination!! Love those flowers!!

Karenladd said...

Wow...this is so bright and beautiful! Love those tropical flowers!

Diana Fernandez said...

I love your card! So simple and I love the twine!

Pattie said...

Love it! Great job and very inspiring!

Tamalee said...

Awesome card! Well done :)

Suzanne said...

Love the card. Fun idea.

Miriam Prantner said...

Gorgeous! Love how this turned out, you really nailed all three: bright, bold and beautiful!

Mary-Anne V said...

love how you card used black..the other colours really pop.

Auntie Em said...

What a great card! I love your stamping and the bright colours grounded with the black.
Thanks for sharing! :)

Cardcrafter said...

oooooh! I love this card! Very bold and colorful! Thank you!

Sarah Preston said...

The flowers are so pretty.

fun stamping said...

Fantastic card!!!!

Sheryl said...

You really did a lot of masking; turned out gorgeous!!!

Jennifer said...

Dana, this card is sheer perfection… I can imagine the masking was tedious -- but totally worth it! Your colors are amazing -- what inks did you use??

So flippin' great! :)