Well as it turns out, I found another use for it and it just so happens that I really like how this card turned out. In fact I like it so much that I decided to give it to a very dear friend of mine that is moving away. Jheri Lynn of Jher's Creative Expressions is part of my downline and I am so sad to see her move away. She has a very similar style to mine and I just love getting her cards and I was so excited to give her this one seeing how it turned out so well. If you get a chance, send her some love. This move is a bitter sweet one for her.
So on to my card...
When I'm stuck, what else would I do other then my favourite technique. Ink up those texture plates! That's what I did on the Marina Mist card base. For my main image I used my Stampin' Write Markers. You'll see I used the Cajun Craze for the flowers and coloured the tips with So Saffron to soften the edges. I broke up the layout by cutting out a circle and then replacing it with another circle of the main image once again.
The first layer of ribbon is Pear Pizazz and I ruffled it just at the top. Then I added a little Marina Mist Taffeta Ribbon with a bow right under the ruffle. The sentiment is from Word Play and perfect for the new adventure Jheri Lynn is embarking on! The final touch was a little line of Basic Pearls.
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