Thursday, March 18, 2010

Hawaiian Shores Meet Asian Fusion

I got the newest ink and buttons from PTI today called Hawaiian Shores (hope to get the paper in the mail tomorrow).  I LOVE, LOVE this new color!  It is my favorite color yet!  Way to go PTI!

I made a simple card using Hawaiian Shores ink & buttons and PTI's stamp set "Asian Fusion".


What did I tell you?  Pretty color huh!  I wanted this card to just have a simplicity to it.  A calmness.  And, I think I accomplished that.  Instead of ribbon, I used buttons to accent the image...only 3 buttons on each side and then the image is popped up over the top of the largest buttons with pop dots.


The centers of the flowers are colored in with a white gel pen and I really like that look.  I also stamped one of the border images under the buttons but it is so light you can barely see it popping up above the buttons.  If I made this card again, I'd just leave that stamped strip off.  I also wanted to define the edges of the image panel and so I used one of the tea duo inks around the outside of it.  That added a little more depth to the card.  Can I say again how much I LOVE this color???? 


Thank you so much for stopping by!  It means a lot to me that you take the time to visit and also to comment!  I just love sharing this hobby with all of you!

Supplies
Stamps:  PTI Asian Fusion
Ink:  PTI Hawaiian Shores Pigment, Palette Noir, Brilliance Moonlight White, PTI Tea Duo Dye Inks
Paper:  PTI Kraft
Other:  Hawaiian Shore PTI Buttons, Pop Dots

 

18 comments:

Anonymous said...

Beautiful Card! Love the color too! Thanks for sharing!

Erica said...

What a nice, soothing card. Those buttons looks yummy-can't wait to get mine!

Sarah G. said...

Beautiful color! Your card turned out great!!

Rebecca said...

Wow! I didn't think I would like the color but it looks awesome with the craft. I really like the asian fusion set - wish I would have bought it. Nice Job.

Amy Kolling said...

Oh Jen you are right!! That color is awesome!! I haven't gotten my new HS yet...maybe today! Asian Fusion is getting higher on my wish list!

Amber said...

Your card with the new Papertrey Blue is stunning...great Job!
Mine will be here early next week.
blessings.

Sara Mac said...

Gorgeous Jen! I love that row of buttons.

Heather P. said...

Love, love, love that new color! My box is supposed to be here today!! :)

Dana said...

That row of buttons is awesome JEn! I like the simple focal image of the vase too. Very prety.

Laurie said...

So pretty! That set is so you!! And the color too! :)

Anonymous said...

Very nice! Ljust got my package and am so in love with HS. Oh its so luscios!

Laurie Unger said...

Love the colors! I also like how you used the white gel pen for the centers of the flowers.

Michelle said...

Oh it is a great color! You and all this PTI - it's going to break my bank! I really like what you did with the buttons - very cool!

Terri said...

Great card. I don't have my order yet but I love the new color already.

Diane Jaquay said...

Great CAS card Jen! Love the HS against the kraft, and of course the buttons are so yummy :0

Lola G. said...

I really like the way you used the buttons. It's a beautiful and serene card -- thanks for the inspiration!

Tigriswillreign said...

I'm just loving the new color! I love the buttons going underneath the focal point! Beautiful job!

Stacy said...

So soft & pretty!

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