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I'm enjoying this color combination of Daffodil Delight and Wisteria Wonder.

On this card here I mixed some Daffodil Delight with some Embossing Paste and with the Pattern Party Decorative Mask brick design I created this great looking background. The Whisper White square is done with the largest die in the Stitched Shapes framelit dies. I love these dies with that stitched look. I really should grab them more than I do. The flowers are from the Swirly Bird stamp and dies. This is another set I need to use more often. Hmmm sensing a pattern here. Anyway. The sentiment comes from the All Things Thanks set and a little something I did here was I cut the stamp to separate it so I got just the Thank You script and not the for welcoming our newest arrival part. For me I don't do a lot of baby cards so separating this stamp made sense for me. I was careful to be able to set it back together to stamp it if I need to. But this is what works better for me.

So there you have it. I must admit I wanted a lighter colored background but I ended up putting too much reinker in my paste. I like the way it came out....but I was shooting for a lighter effect. So when working with the paste and reinkers remember a little bit goes a long way. less is more and if it's too light you can always add more but if you go for the gusto and put in too much to start like I did, you can't take it out. Though I guess you could add more paste to even it out. Hmmm there's a thought. Oh well I just went with it and made it work. There's always another try LOL

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