Saturday, April 4, 2015

Spring Lotus

It's a beautiful spring day here. 
The challenge this week at CASology and Just us Girls is Spring. 
When I think of spring I think of blue sky, flowers and white sheets 
blowing in a breeze on a clothesline. 
So I took those three things - blue, flowers and white -
to make this card.

I've had the Lotus Blossom stamp set from Stampin' up for a
while but haven't played with it until now. It took a few tries
to figure out the layering of colors. It's a three step stamp but on 
this card I only did the first two steps. I'll definitely be playing
with this stamp some more.


I'm also submitting this to the following birthday challenges

all from Stampin' Up! unless noted
card stock: whisper white
stamp set: Celebrate Today, Lotus Blossom
ink: Island Indigo, Wild Wasabi
big shot: lg polka dot EF, small stitched rectangle stackables
embellishments: sequins (dollar store)

Happy Stampin'
and thanks so much for visiting!


  1. Lovely card Susan! I have the Lotus Blossom stamp too. I did lots of practicing with it before I stamped it on a card. I love how using different colors with this stamp set make each flower different.

  2. A gorgeous CAS card Susan, love the lotus blossom. Carol x

  3. Beautiful flower and lovely CAS design! Thanks for joining us at Just Us Girls!

  4. So lovely! Love those dots! Thanks for joining in at JUGS!

  5. That lotus blossom is so pretty and your clean design is the perfect setting for it. Thanks for playing with us at JUGS!

  6. I noticed right away that you hadn't 'completed' the flower with the 3rd layer - it looks amazing! I would never have thought of that, but it makes it look less real and more artistic! Clever girl! So glad you joined us at CASology this week!

  7. Wow, that flower is gorgeous and I love the dry embossed card base behind it. So pretty and perfect for Spring! Thanks for joining us this week at CASology!

  8. Very pretty. Love the gorgeous flower. Thanks for sharing with us at Seize the Birthday.