Carolina Girl (Cely)
How often do you take the time to adorn the "inside" of your wonderful homemade card?  Sometimes I leave my biggest presentation for the "inside" rather than the "outside" of my card as a nice little change of pace.

Critter Tops (Birdie Top) from Doodle Pantry was the perfect image to adorn and surround the sweet and simple poem on the inside of the card.  I choose "yellow" to work with because research says it is the least favorite color chosen by people....I was feeling up to the challenge.  My inspiration: Kittie Kraft, check out her awesome blog.

A2 size   (outside of card)

Inside of card
Materials:
MFT lace circle, Memory Box Swirl, MS leaf punch, EK flower punch, Cheery Lynn flourish, leaf and reed bird die, Silhouette open leaf die, embossing folder, pearls

Challenges:
Great Impressions: Lot of Flowers

23 Responses
  1. Jackie Says:

    What a beautiful card inside and out. I 'do' the inside on my special cards but on others I just put an insert in :o)
    Jackie xx


  2. Deloris Says:

    Beautiful card! Love it!


  3. Celeste Says:

    Oh Cely this card is absolutely beautiful... I love love it.


  4. Cheryl First Says:

    Beautiful, Cely! This could have easily been TWO cards! :0) I love all the layers on the front, and the peeking bird image inside is a perfect way to doll up the sentiment!


  5. Lawren Says:

    Cely, this is such a beautiful card. I love the little peeker bird.


  6. Gorgeous card, great detail throughout, such a lot of work, but so wonderful!


  7. What a beautiful card! I don't really every "do" the inside of my cards, but now I'm thinking I just might.


  8. Carole Says:

    Your so right... the inside of my cards are often neglected. Your bright and sunny card is a delight. Did you ink inside the embossing folder to get that effect?


  9. NanaConnie Says:

    Egads, I have soooo much catching up to do! This is lovely, Cely. Fabulous details but I especially love the lacy die cut.


  10. Myrna Says:

    Cely
    This is so elegant and I just love all your detail. Your so right about yellow being the neglected color but you have done a supberb job on this card.
    Myrna


  11. Debbie Says:

    Beautiful flourish and embossing, Cely. A really wonderful card ;- ) One of my fans of yours! Have a wonderful week.


  12. Pat (mspfd) Says:

    What a fresh design! The inside of this lovely card is as pretty as the outside.


  13. Donna Says:

    This is gorgeous both inside and out, Cely. Love all the flourish on the front of the crad and the inside is so perfect! Great card!


  14. Hi Cely, welcome home. What a gorgeous card, both inside and out.

    Linda


  15. This is just too cute and I love the softy feel with the creamy yellow and white. Fabulous indeed!


  16. Barb Says:

    What a great idea!! All too often I forget about the inside of my cards! This is gorgeous!!


  17. Dawn Frost Says:

    I love decorating the inside of my cards, your birdie and flourish are so perfect Cely! Gorgeous both inside and outside.


  18. AllisonG Says:

    Ohhh, I love the effect you created with the embossing folder background. How did you get the ink on the paper and NOT on the embossed part? It's beautiful!


  19. Lorianna Says:

    OH WOW!!!
    This is adorable!!
    So elegant too
    Many Blessings


  20. Patti P. Says:

    Girl, your creativity is amazing. I love a beautiful inside and this one is gorgeous....love the yellow.


  21. Jerusha Says:

    Wow, this is just too sweet! What a great card. Loving it!


  22. Jenny Says:

    Oh my...so soft and pretty! Loving the bird and lace. Love to get this in the mail! So glad you joined us at Great Impressions Stamps again Cely!


  23. Kathy W. Says:

    Great card..love all the embossing!! Great job :)


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