Awash In Beauty Pretty In Pink JUGS 675

by Joanne James15. April 2023 05:00

Today I'm sharing my third card for my Guest Designer spot over at Just Us Girls. This week it's photo/moodboard week:


 So much to love about this mood board! I was inspired by all of the pretty pinks and the florals in the middle picture on the top row, and the sentiment below it, for my guest designer card this week - take a look:


Here's the low-down on today's card:

I knew that I wanted to focus on the pinks for my card this week, in particular that pretty piece of designer paper that I used for my base panel from the Awash in Beauty paper pack. I have been holding on to this for just the right opportunity and I decided this card was it! used the sketch over at Paper Craft Crew for my layout; I like the way the white horizontal strips break up the background pattern but still allow it to shine. For my focal point, I went with a sentiment from my favourite 'Simply Fabulous' stamp set in Merry Merlot - I will so miss this set when it retires! - and framed it with more pretty pink blooms that I fussy cut from the reverse side of the background paper. A sprinkle of sequins completes my card:


I really love how this card turned out - these papers are soo pretty! How does the mood board inspire you? Check out what the design team over at Just Us Girls have created this week and have a go and join us!

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 for this week's challenge over at The Paper Players. Until then, happy stampin'!


Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:

Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

Comments (13) -

LeAnne Pugliese
LeAnne PuglieseUnited States
4/15/2023 12:08:55 PM #

Just beautiful!  I am in love with all those pinks!

Carol McFarland
Carol McFarlandUnited States
4/15/2023 12:53:57 PM #

I love your layout so much Joanne, and the shades of pink remind me of pretty fabric. This is the perfect take on our moodboard! So happy to have you with us this month!

Nancy E Leppek
Nancy E LeppekUnited States
4/15/2023 1:15:36 PM #

This is a stunning card, Joanne it totally stands out and is so appealing to the eye.  I love the papers, the layout, and the color palette! Super job with the mood board.

Michele F
Michele FUnited States
4/16/2023 12:42:08 AM #

Joanne, I am seriously going to try to replicate this gorgeous pink floral paper!!  A stunning card based on a fabulous moodboard!

Ina Grehan
Ina GrehanAustralia
4/16/2023 1:28:54 AM #

Oh Joanne my jaw dropped when I saw this beeeeeeeeeeautiful card. Love the DP and how you have used it to create this stunning card. Great take on that layout. Beautiful sentiment font. Wowza!

Lisa Elton
Lisa EltonUnited States
4/16/2023 1:47:55 AM #

I love every beautiful element you used on this card and the colors are swoon worthy! Incredible card, Joanne!

4/17/2023 12:29:13 AM #

There *is* beauty in everything...including this card you've made! So incredibly pretty! Talk about an inspired and inspiring take on the moodboard; love this!

Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
4/18/2023 7:36:24 AM #

What a colour combination! It's beautiful. I think that only you could take essentially busy paper and tame it down like this. Fantastic design.

4/18/2023 10:45:24 AM #

What a beautiful card. Pink Perfection.  I am going to definitely case this card.

Joanne James
Joanne JamesUnited Kingdom
4/18/2023 12:58:47 PM #

I'm so glad you like it Mary-Lou. Case away with pleasure!

Sue VanDeVusse
Sue VanDeVusseUnited States
4/19/2023 8:13:10 AM #

I love how you were inspired by the Moodboard!  Beautiful choice of papers, absolutely love the fussy cut flowers on this fabulous design.

Lisa Kind
Lisa KindUnited States
4/20/2023 2:22:25 PM #

Your card is beautiful and I love how you were inspired by the mood board. And Iā€™m in awe of your fussy cutting!  Not something I excel at!  šŸ™„

Bobby Hagen
Bobby HagenUnited States
4/20/2023 5:11:26 PM #

This is so pretty, Joanne.  I love the design layout and what a fabulous job of fussy cutting.

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