WOYWW: Earth Day – Reflect Card

Reflect Card
Happy WOYWW dear friends – and Happy Earth Day to you! This week, I am buried in books as I am in the midst of several Read-A-Thons! However, I went on a nature walk earlier today to clear my head and gain a fresh perspective after the events of last week. When I returned home, I felt rejuvenated and ready to craft!

I decided to use a combination of newly acquired stash and recycled supplies (in honor of Earth Day) to create a scenic nature card and recapture the experience. I used the blank Kraft cards I picked up on my shopping spree with Prince Charming and the free decorative packing tape I received from Wholeport to set the mood – the combination of neutral colors are quite calming. From there, I used recycled stickers to build the scene and capture the moment. I thought the clear stickers reflected “emotional transparency” in a way that stamped images would not on this particular card , which I entitled “Reflect”.

I visited a number of new Challenge Sites for this week’s card. I hope you have as much fun exploring them as I did!

Have a wonderful week and hope to see you at Inspire Me Monday, Wordless Wednesday (where Legend and Tsunami rule!) and Friendship Friday!

Reflect Card with Wholeport Packing Tape

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54 Responses to “WOYWW: Earth Day – Reflect Card”

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  1. Chris C says:

    Ramona~
    THANK YOU so very much for linking today to Memoir Monday!
    I love it!

    Great ideas!! Love the tips here and your style as well!

    Yes, I will see you here on Wed for WW:)

    have a great night, friend.

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1
      says:

      I’m glad I could find a creative way to share on your linky! You may have to jog my memory each week, but I’ll do my best to support your party!

      By the way, as I was reading your post, I thought of this awesome book called Campfire Cuisine that is sitting on my desk, waiting to be reviewed. I’ve already looked through it and I love it – just trying to find the time to sit down and write it up. It’s about doing more “upscale” cooking during your travels than the traditional frank and beans…

      Anyway, be on the lookout for the review – it sounds like a book that might be perfect for you and your family! 🙂

      Have an awesome week!

  2. Danni says:

    Very nice! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!

  3. Loz says:

    Fabulous card . I saw this on MIM..Loz

  4. Kylie says:

    Wonderful card!!! Thanks so much for playing along at ATSM! xx

  5. Penny Ward
    Twitter: pennywardink
    says:

    Loving the cattails and the frog…super cute card!!!

  6. Janette says:

    Lovely card, very creative, thanks for joining us at CraftyCatz this week.xx

  7. Leona Roberts says:

    Great card with a great message. x

    Leona (Creative Moments DT)

  8. Wendy Fraser says:

    Fab card, so clever. Thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie xx

  9. What an interesting and graphic card! Very COOL! Thanks so much for joining us at Digi Darla’s this week!

  10. Karen L says:

    This is so cool! Thank you for stopping by this week to share with us at The Kraft Journal. We are so blessed to have you join us, and we hope that you will stop by The Kraft Outlet (www.kraftoutlet.com) and check out all the awesome “krafty” supplies they have waiting for you.
    Have a blessed week, and thanks so much for sharing with us.
    Karen
    The Kraft Journal

  11. Jules
    Twitter: JulesOV Crafts
    says:

    Really Nice card Joy good luck in the Challenges you have entered. I love the black and white checker broad Tape you have used. Jules No 48

  12. sandra says:

    Great card the tape gives a great contrast.
    Sandra @13

  13. I do like that tape…not seen anything like it here in SA. Great card and I think it is so appropriate for earth day. Have a great week. Belinda Basson (Bella) #19

  14. Helen says:

    Gorgeous card!! happy WOYWW Helen, 2

  15. donemark says:

    Great card. thank you for joining us at cutie pies.Kaz.xx

  16. Julia Dunnit says:

    Goodness me, I’m far too shallow to put that much thought into a card. Am always super impressed when I manage to recycle or use scraps!

  17. Sue says:

    Love your reflect design. Happy Wednesday! SueC#93

  18. Roudi says:

    What a lovely card you’ve got there. I love Kraft paper, too!
    Happy WOYWW for you! xx
    Roudi #71

  19. Fran Hancock says:

    Fab card thank you for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles this week xxx

  20. Jackie says:

    Great card like the idea of using recycled stuff
    Jackie 15

  21. Nan G says:

    Lovely card! Perfect title for it. Digging the ‘frog’! 🙂

  22. Monica Smith says:

    Interesting concept of earth day . Like some of the supplies you are using. Enjoyed my visit to your blog.
    Monica 103.

  23. Jana says:

    Cool card! I love the checkerboard – nature combination.
    Cheers! 🙂

  24. Anna Ely says:

    What a great little card. The little frog and rushes are perfect!
    Anna #97

  25. You have made a lovely card here. Thank you for taking part in the Aud Sentiments Challenge this fortnight and I wish you the best of luck in the draw. Best wishes, Kym (Aud Sentiments Design Team Member) xxx

  26. sassy says:

    fabulous card thanks for joining us at CRAFTY CATZ hugs sassyxxxx

  27. Kelly says:

    Loved the thought you put into the card from an introspective standpoint. Very nice! Creative Blessings- Kelly #123

  28. Awesome card! Don’t you just love all the washi tapes that are out now. I use them on tags, cards, canvases…everything recently! Hope you have a great week and thanks for sharing. I forgot it was even Wednesday until 11:50pm CDT! so I am a little late getting around. OMG! Memory issues again. Oh well better late then never. Vickie #145

  29. Bridget Larsen Australia
    Twitter: YeeLarsen
    says:

    Had no idea about Earth Day.
    Bridget #38

  30. Dionne says:

    Great use of your recycled products. Lovely stamped image, thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

  31. Jani says:

    Lovely creation!
    Thanks for joining us at CFAS!
    Jani x

  32. Leslie says:

    love this card and how you created it!!!

  33. Diana Rambles
    Twitter: FreeStyleMama
    says:

    Very cool! Thanks for linking up to my Pin Me Linky Party!

  34. Sarah says:

    I love your card – gorgeous!

    Thanks for linking up!

    Sarah @ A Cat-Like Curiosity

  35. Carol says:

    A beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at CFAS this time. Carol DT x

  36. Jan Ltc says:

    Looks wonderful xx Jan (80)

  37. Theresa @DearCreatives
    Twitter: dearcreatives
    says:

    Thanks for linking up & sharing at DearCreatives.com Don’t you just love all the washi tapes & similar, great idea. Hope to see you again this week Ramona. Have a great weekend ahead!

  38. Natasha in Oz
    Twitter: natashainoz
    says:

    Your card is lovely. That tape is fantastic!

    Thanks so much for joining in with the Say G’Day Saturday Linky Party. Hope you can link up again this weekend!

    Best wishes,
    Natasha in Oz

  39. Lovely idea – thanks for joining us at Creative Moments. Take a look at the new challenge, to use brads. Leona (DT)

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