Happy Wednesday my friends!
I have been in love with flamingos since I was a young kid. When we lived in Florida, we owned a Marine Supply and Tackle store with a seafood market too. I was in charge of decorating the market and I did the whole thing in aqua and pink with flamingos everywhere. It was so cute! I even painted a huge mural on the wall opposite the seafood market of a beach scene with a flamingo. It was the only large scale painting I ever did. I took pictures, but somewhere along the way in our move north, they disappeared.
Anyway, I still love flamingoes! As soon as I saw the new release from Reverse Confetti, with the flamingo set, I had to have it!
This is just my first card of many that I will make with this cute little flamingo!
The flamingo, the scalloped mat and the striped mat are all from Reverse Confetti. The greenery is from Clearly Besotted. The flower is from Lawn Fawn and the sentiment is from WPlus9. I cut the flamingo body out with the matching dies and made a cut file for my Cameo to cut out the legs.
I am adding this to The Curtain Call challenge. This challenge is anything goes and there are loads of wonderful sponsors!
Thanks so much for stopping by!
I hope you have a wonderful week!
Your card is gorgeous Kay and of course you've layered your die cuts very nicely as always.ReplyDelete
Love the mix & match of dies...such a fun card Kay!ReplyDelete
Thanks for joining us at Curtain Call!
Such a cute card! Love it!ReplyDelete
This is SOOOOO beautiful! I just got that flamingo stamp set in the mail! You've inspired me! Fabulous card. :-)ReplyDelete
I resisted ordering this flamingo die and stamp set, I don't know why because I LOVE it. Your card rocks! I think I will be placing an order right now. ;)ReplyDelete
Very pretty, Kay! I love that flamingo. Great cardReplyDelete
Oh my this is beautiful, nice work on the legs :)ReplyDelete
You sure know how to make beauty out of different dies and ur love for flamingos is indeed visible :)ReplyDelete
Loved hearing about your fun past,sure wish you still had that picture.ReplyDelete
Your card is STUNNING! You have a gift...I know I say it often ....beautiful!
What a beautiful use of all the die cuts combined. Gorgeous!ReplyDelete
Love this!!! Fabulous use of the new RC goodies! Thanks for joining us at The Curtain Call.ReplyDelete
This is sooooo gorgeous Kay! I LOVE it!ReplyDelete
Adorable card! Love the flamingo.ReplyDelete
My comment seems to have gone into cyberspace :-( So, let's try that again ~ReplyDelete
I really love your flamingo, Kay! As always, you did an amazing job layering all those beautiful die cuts, and I love how you mixed and matched them, too! You never cease to amaze and inspire me with your gorgeous cards, and this one is a real 'Beauty'!!! Sure wish we could see a pic of your painting, too...I'll bet is was fabulous!
Oh my goodness! How very fun for you to have found such a fun stamp set that brings back wonderful memories. Such a bummer that the mural photos have disappeared. I have a feeling it was a fabulous project. Anyway, onto your card. LOVE the flamingo. The colors are beautiful and your stamping looks so crisp and your ink has great coverage. I am always in awe of your layering skills and how you can pull together products from different lines and they look like they belong together. I really like that striped die piece as well. Oh girl, you have such talent!ReplyDelete
Love this card, especially all the chipboard pieces, looks fabulous! ~DianeReplyDelete
Kay this is so fantastic! WOW! The moment that my DD saw the Flamingo she said "You are going to buy that aren't you!" Ha ha, came yesterday. You chose great colours but you always do!ReplyDelete
...and thank you so much for sharing with us at the Curtain Call!ReplyDelete
Stunning!! The flamingo is beautiful!! Love the colors and your layering!! Just amazing,as alway Kay!! HUGS :)ReplyDelete
What a lovely card! I love your clean style - thanks for sharing your talent!ReplyDelete
FABULOUS!! If I hadn't gotten flamingos from Newton's Nook I would have been all over this set, it's adorable :)ReplyDelete
Your cards rock my world.....and I just absolutely love this one!ReplyDelete
Oh, this is so pretty! Love the flamingo!ReplyDelete
This is fantastic, Kay! Love the bright flamingo against the soft background!ReplyDelete
How fabulous to discover that you were in charge of decorating the market at your Marine Supply and Tackle store! I can just imagine how spectacular your designs were; the pink flamingos and aqua sounds spectacular! And now I know where you gained your incredibly impressive eye for design: through practice, practice and practice! So fascinating to learn a 'behind the scenes' snippet about what makes you so unique!! Your card: beyond outstanding! You've worked magic with the flamingo and the aqua. Totally, completely, absolutely beautiful! WOW!ReplyDelete
Seriously adorable. Love that all the pieces came together perfectly! That flamingo is too cute. :)ReplyDelete
what a lovely Card, love the Flamingo!! Soo sweet!!ReplyDelete
This is fabulous! Your cards are always designed so beautifully, clean and crisp with perfect colors and layers.ReplyDelete
Beautiful, Kay!!! The colors and die cuts couldn't be prettier together!ReplyDelete
gorgeous! loooove how you did up these sweet flamingos (isn't that new set just fab!). thanks for playing with Curtain Call.ReplyDelete
Congratulations for winning the lead at Curtain Call for this spectacular card, Kay! Well-deserved!! Hugs, DarnellReplyDelete