6.20.2019

CCEE1925: Pink Day is ..... flamboyant!


Hello friends!

Did you know that a group of flamingos is called a flamboyance?

Indeed!
 A group of flamingos is, most amazingly, called a flamboyance. 
They are such fun, graceful birds with a quiet understanding 
so it's quite something that they have such a name :)

Lois is our hostess for the month of June at the CCEE Stampers blog
and her theme this week:  Think Pink!



This Sunday (June 23) is National Pink Day.  
Easy challenge - make a pink card.

You may have noticed, it's Lawn Fawn week on my blog!
My son, before leaving for camp, chose a letter from a jar for me and it was "L"
so I've challenged myself to use my Lawn Fawn stamps to make cards.
Starting tomorrow, it's a free-for-all and lots of different stamps get to play!


For this card, I've used the set flamingo together and the matching dies
as well as distress inks/blending tools and a background die for this card.
I've actually paired together two different background panels - 
one white, one pink 
and layered them just slighty askewed to have a tiny white peeking 
through for 'dramatic effect' :)
I blended with Ranger blending tools and distress inks and an elbow work out!




This is the 6th day of the challenge and the 5th card I've made.
Remember, the premise of The Daily Marker with Kathy Rac is to color
for about 10 minutes a day.

You can see what all the teammates have created by heading to the blog.
You can also link up your PINK cards, too!

Thanks for stopping by!
Big hugs, bigger blessings ♥
~Kelly 

I"ll enter my card into:  Simon Says Stamp - Travel (to the beach!)
 Lawn Fawn - Mood Board/Summer

28 comments:

  1. A fabulous card Kelly, I love all of the different pinks together.

    Sue xx

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  2. Love your pink flamingos, Kelly! Just as cute as cute can be!

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  3. Gorgeous!! I love the flamingos and the pink - my favorite color!! Have a great day!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  4. Beautiful sky and I do like the bit of white border in the die cuts. Looks great!

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  5. WOW! This card is so colorfully pink and gorgeous! Love the flamingos!

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  6. That little bit of white shadow makes such a dramatic look! A wonderful card, Kelly and thanks for the flamboyance lesson today! Now I understand my last blogged card better!! I had no idea!

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  7. hand surgery again.....briefly..........love it.

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  8. Your pink flamingos are perfect for this challenge. It also brings a little bit of Florida my way!!

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  9. What a fun, happy (Florida) card!

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  10. Wonderful card Kelly, it's certainly pink lol, thanks for giving us the collective noun for flamingos I didn't know that, Kate x

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  11. So Pretty! I love the background on how it fades from the pink tones to yellow tones... the flamingos are super cute too! Have a great day!

    Theresa

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  12. Great fun card and love the flamingoes and what a great collective name too
    carol x

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  13. Beautifully bright and cheerful. Great job!

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  14. Adorable stamps and inking, Kelly!!! Your background looks so warm and sweet!!! And such brilliant idea make the white shadow gluing together two papers!!

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  15. Soooo Cute Kelly..Loz

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  16. What a beautiful card, wonderful colors and I love flamingos ! Hugs, Enny

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  17. I so love Pink, I did not know there was a National day for Pink! Your card is so fun and festive- love that you double layered the die- so fun!

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  18. Oh Kelly this is so dramatic, and absolutely gorgeous! Sorry to hear you had such a tough day on one leg... ;)
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  19. You are a "Wealth of Information"! Love those birds. And now I need to figure out something Pink for tomorrow...lol Cute card Kel

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  20. loving your pink flamingo card

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  21. Oh wow!! Really pretty in pink!!

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  22. WOW--this is a cutie!

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  24. Wonderful card Kelly! The scene you've created is super cute and I love the colours of your ink blended sky!
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

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  25. That stunning blended sky is absolutely perfect for your sweet Florida flamingos!! Sensational pink design!!

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  26. wow!!! this is SO vibrant and gorgeous and eye catching!!! what an incredible card that just screams SUMMER!! love it! thank you SO much for playing along with the Lawn Fawnatics Challenge! :)

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