December 6, 2009

Pia **Day 2**

Check out this set of gorgeous cards by Pia:


I love the soft, yet bright colors of these cards. They look beautiful against the dark brown backdrop of the scalloped circle. The fun shape also adds to their appeal. Finally, the butterflies look great against the beautifully stamped backgrounds!

Here is my take on this amazing set:


Thanks again for looking and for your comments and encouragement!

Supplies

Stamps: Flower Background (Hero Arts JS160), Sentiment (Hero Arts), Butterflies (Hero Arts Digital Kit Winged Friends); Inks: Distress Ink (Tim Holtz), VersaMark, Memories Chestnut Dye Ink; Other: Misc. Cardstock and Embroidery Floss, JoAnn Craft Essentials White Embossing Powder, Butterfly Punch (Martha Stewart), Pearls (Recollections)

16 comments :

Susan McRae said...

Lovely circle cards by Pia and the background in yours Jill is so pretty!

Rosemary said...

Love Pia's cards and your is simply gorgeous Jill!!

Nancy said...

I just love the simplicity of Pia's sweet cards, there is so much beauty in simple design....I think you found that secret because your card is so lovely. A beautiful background with 2 little butterflies, a stylistic sentiment and you've created a bit of arty loveliness!

Jacqueline said...

Wow Jill you made a stunning card from your inspiration source - it is so beautiful! I especially love the colors and the white embossing - inspiring piece today!

pia overgaard said...

Just love that background, Jill. Simply gorgeous!

Tracey said...

GORGEOUS Jill....that background is amazing!!!!

Simone said...

Stunning circle cards Jill! Also thanks for the sweet comments on my blog! :)

Lin said...

Jill, your take on Pia's lovely cards is wonderful, colorful and cheery! And I like you new look on the blog!! Isn't it fun to decorate? :)

Diana said...

WOW Jill....stunning distressing!

lam said...

Thanks for your sweet word on my blog.
Beautiful card Pia have made and you take on it ,is so beautiful. Love the colours.

Heather Maria said...

Love Pia's set of cards and yours is stunning. The background is gorgeous and the butterflies look great against it.

Sanne said...

You really did great here Jill - wonderful take on Pias lovely set of cards. Like your background on this!

Stamping Cafe said...

Totally gorgeous, Jill! LOVE your background, WOW!!

Suzanne C said...

Stunning! Love your card and pia's set is gorgeous.

Kathy said...

Wow Jill this is so so stunning! Your inking is amazing and I so admire you...I know I know I sound like a broken record but, it's sincere!! Hugs,Kathy

lynda said...

Love these circle cards. Pia's are very sweet and pretty. And your background is stunning....love the color mix!