Hydrangea Sprite

Hydrangea Heaven

Hydrangea SpriteWhen I saw the color combo for the them at the Aurora Wings Challenge, I knew that I had to participate! I love the purple green and gold colors of Mardi Gras!!  I was originally intending on doing  one of the pansy images I have up into a card, but I went shopping and found this beauty, and had to have her!! Big Eyed Hydrangea Sprite can be found here or here. I love shopping at the new Aurora Wings store, it’s so easy to get around!  I

I colored her up with my SN markers, and was so tickled with the finished result!! Let me tell you, I was holding my breath towards the end, hoping that I didn’t screw up!!  I found some shimmery gold card stock for the back, layered the image with a green scrap and a doily; then cut some light purple flourishes out with a die.  The bow and ribbon are actually 2 different ribbons, a sage green and a gold mesh.  Then I punched and punched and punched little flowers, that I added gold glitter centers to, and arranged around the image with some punched leaves.  A few gold dots and this card was finished!! :)

I’d like to enter the following challenges with this card:

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge – ATG

Cute Card Thursday – #466 Florals

Southern Girls – #154 Nature Inspired

Kitty B’s Aloha Friday – #89 Flowers

Jo’s Scrap Shack – #177 ATG

6 thoughts on “Hydrangea Heaven”

  1. Hi Susan,
    Wow what a Stunner! You did a gorgeous job coloring this fabulous design by Aurora Wings. Love the colors you used and I love how you doubled up the bow with the gold overlay and the sweet little flowers. Thank you for joining us at the Kitty Bee Aloha Friday Challenge. Please join us again sometime.

  2. Wow! This is breath-taking! The image and colors are absolutely gorgeous. What fun you must have had creating this beauty. Thank you for sharing at Jo’s Scrap Shack.
    Christine
    DT Member

  3. Such a stunning card-I love that color combo too, and that great image is colored perfectly! Thanks for joining us at Kitty Bee Designs!

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