Mosaic Mood Meets Praiseworthy Prose

by Joanne James10. May 2020 10:00

Two posts from me today as whilst I did squeeze in a little crafting yesterday morning, I was too busy enjoying the sunshine the rest of the day to blog - so I'm sharing today! I loved Linda's sketch over at Freshly Made Sketches this week and chose to use green, congratulations sentiment embossing folder from the Festive Friday inspo list:

    

So many ways to interpret the sketch, but in the end I decided to use up more of those fussy cut Mosaic Mood designer papers and pair some border strips with a gorgeous glossy hummingbird and a sentiment from Praiseworthy Prose:

 

Praiseworthy Prose is another of those sets that hasn’t seem much (any!) ink so I stamped my sentiment in Soft Suede onto a Very Vanilla stitched rectangle and used my hummingbird to accent it. Some subtle embossing to my mat layer completes my card.

I really like this finished card and its one of those that could be used for men or women, which is great as I didn’t have anyone in mind to send it to when I started creating. 

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:

 

You can see all of my 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Enjoy your day and I'll be back tomorrow with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!

 

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Kelsey Webster
Kelsey WebsterUnited States
5/10/2020 11:13:29 PM #

That humming bird is so cute!

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Shawna Standish
Shawna StandishUnited States
5/11/2020 3:20:45 AM #

I love this mosaic card, Joanne.. The color and subtle texture on your card base is the perfect complement to your border and the delightful hummingbird. Lovely card.

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Linda Callahan
Linda CallahanUnited States
5/11/2020 10:58:19 AM #

This is beautiful.....your bird is perfectly cut out!  You do know your way around a pair of paper snips!  The textured base is the perfect backdrop!

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Jacquie Southas
Jacquie SouthasUnited States
5/11/2020 3:59:38 PM #

Beautiful design! The mint card base really is perfect for this stunning bird. Thanks for playing along with us at FMS this week!

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Allisa
AllisaUnited States
5/11/2020 4:39:19 PM #

Such a stunning card, love the textures!

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Vicky
VickyUnited Kingdom
5/11/2020 6:40:06 PM #

This is beautiful Joanne. I haven't seen much of this set around blogland which is a shame. Love the way you positioned your bird to point out the pronunciation of the word celebrate! Vicky x

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Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
5/11/2020 11:10:53 PM #

You and LeAnne have both used that lovely hummingbird recently and in both case, with a stunning result. Love your choice of base colour and my, oh my, the Subtle folder continues to be worth every cent.

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Jen Brum
Jen BrumCanada
5/12/2020 12:46:13 AM #

What a lovely card!  I just love that hummingbird and the definition!  Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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Anne Marie Hile
Anne Marie HileUnited States
5/13/2020 7:36:45 PM #

Congratulations! Your project was selected as a Festive Fave over at the Festive Friday Challenge. As a reminder, you can hop over to the challenge to grab your winners badge for your blog. Thanks so much for joining us and I hope you will play along again really soon!

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LeAnne Pugliese
LeAnne PuglieseUnited States
5/13/2020 11:51:34 PM #

I love this!!  Of course you know I would, LOL!  

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