Cards with patterned paper

Thursday, January 31, 2008

I made several of these cards the other day. I am trying to use more patterned paper on my cards. I get so inspired by the colors in the paper. I bought a pack of paper at Archiver's for 25% a while ago and I liked it so much I just couldn't bring myself to use it because I liked it so much. Well it is not doing any body any good on my shelf so here are a couple of the cards with a sheet of it.

I used the Take Three stamp set and my markers to ink it up with two colors. Then I used Chocolate Chip, Cameo Coral and Summer Sun cardstock. I also tied some Chocolate Chip ribbon around the card.

Close up:

And here is one without the patterned paper:

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Rebekah said...

Wow, I love these. Working with bold DP like that can be tricky, but you've done a great job, they are stunning! And the bottom card is very striking without DP! TFS!

Michelle said...

These are adorable, Jennifer!
I love how you used the ribbon.

Chrissy said...

Great cards! You did a fantasic job using the pattern paper.

LadyDoc said...

The patterned paper really MAKES the cards! You have inspired me- I think I'll pull some out next time I stmap!

Suzanne said...

Wonderful cards. I really like how when you make cards you often do a series of them.

Patty W said...

I love the cards! I love all the paper and the colors!