When I first saw the inspiration for the Papertrey Ink June 2015 Blog Hop Challenge , I was stumped. Heavy sigh. Not feeling it.
I looked again Monday morning, and this came through the fog.
Here is the inspiration:
I stamped the sentiment and embossed it. Then, I added flowers around it, but muted the colors by stamping off first (second generation stamping). I die cut flowers and distressed the paper (crumple, crumple, open, repeat!). A thin strip of scrapbook paper, and it was complete.
Supplies: Stamps – Papertrey Ink, paper – Heidi Swapp Favorite Things, Papertrey Ink White, Stampin’ Up! Barely Banana (retired), Basic Black, Pumpkin Pie, Real Red, ink – Stampin’ Up! Barely Banana (retired), Pumpkin Pie, Real Red, die – Papertrey Ink, circle punch – Stampin’ Up!, embossing powder – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear.