Friday, January 21, 2011

The Meaning of Pink Roses

Pink Roses:

Pink roses are commonly presented as gifts and lovingly grown by gardeners alike. Pink roses can mean quite a variety of things from “thank you for your assistance” to “I’m thinking of you.” Pink roses like yellow are the perfect gift for just about anyone. You can choose darker pink for someone with a wild outgoing personality and pale pink for a gift recipient who is shy or calm and collected. - Charity Armstrong

paper and cardstock - bought from Samuel Taylors
satin ribbon - old stash
image - Digi Doodle's
die cuts - Nestabilities
banner - ebay
butterfly and flowers - craft essentials
pencils - Prismacolors

Edit: As Stacey said (her comment) I usually don't do pink. Pink is not my thing at all, i.e. I'm not familiar with it. But then again... it feels darn good to think "why not" ;)

The challenges this fits are

Do You Stack Up? - Challenge #3 pink
Digi Doodle Shop's Best - anything goes
2 Sisters  - flowers
Pile It On - Anything Goes


  1. Very pretty card. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up :)

  2. Very pretty Annemaritta! You normally don't do pink, but it is very nice. You did it well! I am using more pink these days too. You coloring is very good! These flowers came out so nice! Your bow is great too!

  3. lovely card, like the image on kraftpaper, makes the colours come out so nicely
    thanks for joining the DYSU challenge this week


  4. The card is lovely! It's so soft and delicate. I'm in my "pink" mode myself this month; last month it was blue. I'm sure whomever you plan to give this to will totally enjoy it. Hugs, dj

  5. Pink is a very spring-like colour... I guess we all long for spring!
    Pretty card! Like your layering a lot (ribbon between the paper-layers) !!
    Have a nice weekend!

  6. hi annemaritta! thanks so much for sharing your lovely card with us at DYSU! janna

  7. It's beautiful. Lovely image. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


  8. Wow!! This is so beautiful!!
    Thanks for joining us at 2SC, hope to see you again.
    ~hugs~darling Ho~

  9. Absolutely beautiful colouring, great card, thank you for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best this week
    Ruth x

  10. This is so fun... Way to "Stack Up" and bring out the PINK in your creation.. Thanks for playing with us at can't wait to see what you create next week..

  11. I don't know how I missed this one! I think Kraft coloring is your forte! You did an awesome job here!!! Really really good. :-)

  12. great colouring - it's good to be pushed into something we don't normally try

    kitten DYSU team

  13. Very nice, thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shops Best.

  14. Gorgeous card!
    Thanks for joining us at Pile It On!
    Helen x

  15. So pretty.Love your colouring.Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best:D
    Lisa x

  16. Beautiful card. Love the soft colors.Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.


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