Saturday, June 26, 2010

Challenge Twist

My son needed a birthday card for a friend whose party was last night. I really liked the sketch from Thurs. and I decided to switch it up to make it a little more masculine. Sorry the scan is a little always seems to be that way when I have dimensionals on the card.

The Starring You stamp set will be retiring, so if you like this set contact your demo right away!

Stamps: Starring You
Paper: Riding Hood Red, Baja Breeze, Old Olive and Whisper White
Ink: Riding Hood Red and Versamark
Accessories: Sewing machine, Stampin' Dimensionals, Old Olive eyelets (retired), large star punch

Friday, June 25, 2010

Tart & Tangy challenge card CCMC104

I had so much fun with the challenge from last week on Create With Connie and Mary that I decided to play along this week as well.

Stamps: Tart & Tangy
Paper: Whisper White, Real Red, and Old Olive
Accessories: Striped grosgrain ribbon, Stampin' Dimensionals, scallop edge punch, scallop circle punch, 1-3/8" circle punch, white gel pen and paper piercing tool.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Sneak Peek

Stamp set: Because I Care (level 1 hostess set)
Paper: Whisper White, Pear Pizazz, and Concord Crush
Accessories: Pear Pizazz and Concord Crush Stampin' Write markers, blender pen, Square Lattice Embossing Folder and Fairy Tale ribbon (retired)

To color in the flowers I simply used my blender pen to pull the color from the edges of the flowers to the center. Super easy!

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Autumn Days Father's Day Card

Happy Father's Day to my wonderful hubby! He coaches my son's soccer team and lets his daughter paint his toe that is a real dad! For always putting your family and kids first, I am extremely grateful. I know I am a very lucky lady!

Stamps: Autumn Days and So Very (retired)
Ink: Bashful Blue, Marina Mist, Creamy Caramel, Close to Cocoa, Early Espresso
Paper: Whisper White, Early Espresso and Marina Mist
Accessories: brayer, white gel pen, hemp twine, Curly label punch and Stampin' dimensionals

I am also submitting this card for the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday challenge. I have never done a challenge with them and I am excited to play along!

Sunday, June 13, 2010

Pony Party Birthday Card

It has been so long since I have had an occasion to stamp for! This is my latest creation for a third birthday card. I was trying a few new techniques that didn't work out the best, but I didn't think the recipient would care!

Stamps: Pony Party
Paper: Whisper White and Blushing Bride(new In Color), vellum
Ink: Bashful Blue, Marina Mist(new core color), Creamy Caramel, Old Olive, Daffodil Delight marker, Blushing Bride marker, Chocolate Chip marker
Accessories: Brayer, Vanilla Shimmer Smooch Spritz, Dazzling Diamonds glitter, clear embossing powder, rhinestone brad (the jewel on the party hat is the center from a rhinestone brad), scallop edge border punch