A Post – Out of Nowhere

Hello, everyone.

Just felt like posting a creation.  Just because.

Actually, we just finished organizing and carrying out a big Cub Scout event a few days ago.  Then I realized that I was stressed, overwhelmed, frustrated, and generally not doing anything that I, personally, enjoyed.  So I sat down to create.

I used Color Throwdown #347 and Freshly Made Sketches #191 for inspiration.

ToY-013-01The colors I used are just a little bit more subdued than those in the challenge photo, and the Basic Gray looks a bit black.  Nevertheless, a little bit of creative time was just what I needed.  Feeling much better now.

ToY-013-4in1Thanks for stopping by today. 😉
-Ally

Challenge Photos:
CTD-347-and-FMS-191

Supplies Used:
Stamps:  Dahlia (Flourishes); Graceful Greetings (Papertrey Ink)
Paper/Cardstock:  White (Xpedx); Basic Gray (SU); Digital Paper (KHDigi on Etsy)
Inks:  Tuxedo Black (Memento); Smoky Slate (SU); Copic Markers
Embellishments:  Rhinestones (Recollections, Kaisercraft)

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8 thoughts on “A Post – Out of Nowhere

  1. It’s wonderful to see you, Ally! I can tell from your serene and beautiful card that creating it centered you and brought you to your happy place! I’m delighted that you gave yourself some Ally-time!! Hugs, Darnell

  2. Hello sweet friend!! It’s so good to see one of your pretty cards. I love the single pop of color in the bloom and your signature sprinkling of gems!! Have a blessed weekend 😉

  3. bronih says:

    I’m so glad you sat down to create! This is beautiful! What a fabulous to spotlight the beautiful bloom! Thanks so much for playing along with us at the Color Throwdown this week!

  4. jentimko says:

    This card is really beautiful! Love those images and how you popped the flower. Glad you joined us this week at FMS!

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