Dog Days of Summer

Retro Rubber has a picture for inspiration for the current challenge. I made this card for a dear friend who’s turning 80 soon. All stamp sets are by Gina K Designs and are all older than 1 year. The pitcher is from Stately Flowers 9 (2015). The flowers are from Daisy Delight (2017) Birthday Blessings is from Beyond Baskets (2012) 80 is from For the Grad (2019) and was just about the perfect size to go with the rest of the sentiment. The daisies were colored with Copics YR02, YR04, YR07, Y02, Y08. The card base is Lemon Yellow. The gingham is from my stash, matted with Sweet Mango. I’m also entering this in the Color Hues challenge. The current challenge is to use Yellow and Orange. They are celebrating their first anniversary.

RRCB 166

18 thoughts on “Dog Days of Summer

  1. You can never go wrong with gingham and a pitcher of beautiful flowers! Your friend will love this pretty card! Thanks for joining the Color Hues birthday celebration!

  2. Ohh!! I’m sure your dear friend will love this sweet and colorful card, the pattern paper is the perfect background for your little pitcher full of beautiful flowers.
    Thank you for playing with us at RETRO RUBBER.
    Stay healthy and safe.
    XO

  3. WOW!!! So, so pretty. Perfect fall birthday card. The gingham background is so perfect for the pretty pitcher of flowers. Your friend will love it.

  4. What a pretty autumnal card! It’s warm and comforting. Thanks for playing along with us at Retro Rubber Challenge.

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