Thursday, August 9, 2012

Flourishes New Release Day 2

Hi everyone, and welcome to the second day of Flourishes August Release! The set we are unveiling today is as relaxing and serene as a Sunday afternoon. So, take a lazy drive with us on a ….


Take a trip down that old country road to the place you belong with this set illustrated by Lauren Pope. It offers imagery that is perfect for all occasion cards and creations. Set measures 4 by 6″ and offers three focal images plus three fancifully scripted sentiments to match. What’s even better? These beautiful silhouettes are bound to create quick and easy cards!

Speaking of quick and easy, check out my creation for today!  I used some "Fiddlesticks" paper from My Mind's Eye, stamped the "Country Road" image and sentiment with Versafine Onyx Black ink, and added a few embellishments for this little gem.


Want to win this set? All you need to do is leave some love in the form of a comment on the blogs below! Why? You need to try to figure out…




One of the ladies on our link list below will be picking a name from the comments on her blog post today. We don’t know which one it is… so the more blogs you leave comments on, the more chances you have to win! So what are you waiting for? Head on over and see…..

DID YOU KNOW YOU COULD WIN OUR ENTIRE AUGUST RELEASE? Have you checked out our Birthday Wishes ChallengeJust click HERE to find out how to play! You can also play in our Noon Time Challenges! Try Wednesay’s challenge by clicking HERE to find out about the A Bit of Texture Challenge. Or…. head over to the Flourishes blog today at noon for another fast paced way to win our full August release!  All challenges will close this Friday at 5 PM EST and winners will be announced Saturday in our Winner’s Circle blog post! So get those fingers inky and good luck!

35 comments:

maryanns said...

Tammy, The paper you used to stamp image makes it appear as a painted masterpiece. Beautiful card!

Moira said...

Love the paper it is a perfect match to set the stage for this creation! The barn board design is perfect! Great job!

alicaz said...

Wonderful! Those papers are perfect for the country card!

Marsha said...

Wonderful card design, Tammy!

Anonymous said...

Fantastic! Love the plaid with the country scene. This is perfect for a guy card. The little hardware is a perfect embellishment!
Beth Greco

Pauline said...

Beautiful! Love your layout and the papers you used

jonim52 said...

Gorgeous, love the card and this image.

Theresa said...

Great layout...love the papers. Graet design!

Linda R. said...

Love that plaid paper background. Great card.

Sue D said...

Love this image and the card you made!

Cheryl (aka CherylQuilts) said...

Well, I must say that quote stings me -- ha-ha! I need to learn to pause. But I love your card, Tammy, with its country-feel plaid and wood papers and clip with frame corner. Thanks! But that sentiment is perfect, and I love that you can use all or part of it as another team member did.

Diane said...

Awesome card.....love this...would be a perfect card for the "hubs"...I really "need" "want" this set!!

Connie MacFarlane said...

Great card Tammy! The colours and papers give it a wonderful country feel. Love this new set.

Kathi said...

Love the rustic look of this card with the papers you used, Tammy! Great design and fabulous card!

LeAnne said...

Just beautiful, Tammy. Flourishes has some really nice sets releasing this time....not that they don't at other times, but these are really appealing to me! Love that DP, too!!!

Becky said...

Beautiful card Tammy. Love the paper you used for this.

Mary-Anne V said...

Very nice card...love the yellow banner under the image and the little clip on the corner.

ChristineCreations said...

Great touches with this design to give it a soothing, almost masculine feel. Great layout too girl!

mamichelle said...

Love this masculine card!!

flourishes said...

Wonderful selection of paper and ink to come together as a great card.
Jan Marie

Marlena M. said...

Fantastic papers here Tammy! Wonderful layout.

Ravengirl said...

Simply beautiful! This set just does all the work for you, doesn't it!

Carol Dee said...

Beautiful card, I LOVE how you stamped the image on woodgrain!

janey said...

I love this phrase! Your paper choice is perfect.

Thanks for sharing.

MizMaryAnn said...

Such a pretty card. I love that stamp set. My Grandmother's house is on the National Registry and is over 100 years old. There is even an old windmill on the property! You did a great job of capturing the farm scene.

christi said...

cute card. i love that you made it a long card. the brads following the image was just the right touch.

Linda Carson said...

Quite handsome! Love it!

Sue K (Australia) said...

Another great card - this set will solve any "male" card problems - its great!

Cynthia said...

Lovely colors and design with this scenic image!

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Tammy this is so pretty. I like the long and low style and great CAS over all.

Cindy Lawrence said...

This is perfectly masculine! Love the long design, wonderful papers, and all of your fun elements!

Pati said...

Love the woodgrain look behind the image, very nice card!

Brenda said...

Lovely country card!

Allison Cope Israels said...

So cute Tammy! Love the wood grain and country themed papers. Fabulous card!

Barbara said...

Love this! What a perfect man-card!