Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Terrific Tulips

Good morning friends.  Well winter is back in my neck of the woods after a very brief break, so it is definitely a great day to show some springtime flowers and color!  I love checking out Splitcoast Stampers on Pinterest for ideas and inspiration, and someone had posted a card with a really old SU! set called "Terrific Tulips".  I knew I had that stamp set somewhere, so off digging I went and success...I finally found it!  I had forgotten what a great set it was, and here's what I came up with....

Can't you hardly wait to see green grass, blue skies, and all God's beautiful creations springing up from the ground?!!!  Every spring I am in awe of  His masterful artistry...the colors just blow me away!! :0) 

I used SU!'s Calypso Coral, Daffodil Delight, Wisteria Wonder, Melon Mambo, & Old Olive inks for the flowers, and Crumb Cake for the backgrounds (SU!'s "French Script" & "Pattern").  The sentiments are also SU!.  I finished each card off with bakers twine (LOVE that stuff!!).

Well I hope I've brought a smile to each of your faces today and hope for what is to come... No winter lasts forever.  No spring skips its turn. 

Well I'm off to get ready for a busy day today.  After almost 42 years at his job, my hubby is retiring this week and the guys he works with are giving him a celebration luncheon and also invited me.  This will definitely be the start of a different life...time will tell if we both survive it! :0)  Just kidding...I have my craft room, so all's good!!!! :0)  Thanks so much for stopping by today and have a wonderful Wednesday! :0) 


  1. We did always love that set! I think my is in a storage box tucked away. Love the cards---very spring! We do need to see green grass and tuliips popping up very soon or we might all go mad! Great cards! Happy retirement, Chris!

  2. Terrific cards, Marcia, how nice to have a boxed set, each one is unique and beautiful!


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