Old & New – Pleasant Poppies & Touches of Texture

Pleasant Poppies, Touches of Texture, ODB-Scripture-Collection-1

I don’t usually post cards with retired stamps, but I wanted to share with you this card that I recently sent a friend who’s going through a difficult time and needed encouragement. I knew I wanted to send this Scripture verse and so I looked through my binder and went in search of what flowers would go well with it. I chose Pleasant Poppies (retired) because I love the softness of these poppies and combined it with one of the images from Touches of Texture (one of my favs) to draw the focus to the words. I used clear Wink of Stella and Crystal Effects on some flowers.

It’s funny as I was writing this post, I remembered that the Rose Wonder stamp set has this same verse and could’ve used it as well. The Scripture image I used on this card was from Our Daily Bread. Here’s a card with the same verse using Rose Wonder.

Did you know that I added this card to my Splitcoaststampers gallery and it was chosen as a favorite in the General Stamping forum? Hope you enjoy it as well!

Thanks for stopping by . . . be encouraged . . .till next time . . .Brunie

Supplies for this card:
Stamps: Pleasant Poppies, Touches of Texture, Scripture Collection (ODB)
Paper: Whisper White, Pear Pizzazz
Ink: Pear Pizzazz, So Saffron, Baja Breeze, Archival Basic Black
Accessories: Crystal Effects, Clear Wink of Stella

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