Thank You

Freshly Made Sketches Challenge #262

November 13, 2016
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I loved this sketch, from Freshly Made Sketches, so much that I just had to make another card for it.  Clean and simple….but classy too!! Card details:  Stampin Up’s washi tape…retired sentiment stamp…wooden cut out…chocolate pearls…Whisper White cardstock

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Number of Years…Color Throwdown Challenge #416

October 26, 2016
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It is time for another color challenge from the Color Throwdown blog.  My choice of colors for this week’s challenge are Stampin Up’s Rose Red, Bermuda Bay, Peekaboo Peach, and Crumb Cake. Card details:  Number of Years from Stampin Up…Bermuda Bay, Crumb Cake, and Peekaboo Peach cardstock…Rose Red, Peekaboo Peach, and Bermuda Bay ink…circle punches…embossing […]

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Retro Sketches Challenge #236 & Inspired By #28

October 20, 2016
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Today I am combining two challenges…a sketch challenge from Retro Sketches & a inspiration challenge form Inspired By All the Little Things.  From the inspiration piece I pull the Pumpkin (created it with my oval punch and some sponging) & and the color combo. Card details:  Stampin Up’s oval punches…re-inkers in Watermelon Wonder, Mint Macaroon, […]

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Mojo Monday Sketch Challenge #468

October 8, 2016
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Here is my take on the Mojo Monday Sketch challenge. Card details:  Woodlands embossing folder from Stampin Up…Blackberry Bliss ink and cardstock…Crushed Curry ink, baker’s twine and designer paper…”Thank You” embellishment…Chocolate Chip marker Save Save

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Acorny Thank You…Retro Sketches #213

September 15, 2016
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Here is my take on the Retro Sketches challenge.  I love this sketch and enjoyed pulling it together using the acorns from Stampin Up’s Acorny Thank You. Card details:  Acorny Thank You stamp set from Stampin Up…Hello Honey ink and ribbon…Gumball Green cardstock…Chocolate Chip cardstock and ink…Tangelo Twist baker’s twine…embossing folder…”Thanks” thinlits die

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Mojo Monday Sketch Challenge #464

September 10, 2016
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Here is my take on the Mojo Monday Sketch challenge.  I did some sponging and distressing and created this vintage looking “Thank You” card.  I was pretty happy with how it turned out. Card details:  Peekaboo Peach and Soft Suede inks from Stampin Up…retired designer papers…Verve Stamps…burlap ribbon

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Penned and Painted…Stampin’ Celebration Challenge #133

August 15, 2016
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Today it is time for another sketch challenge from the Stampin’ Celebration team….I love the simplicity of this sketch.  It works perfectly with the Penned and Painted stamp set from Stampin Up.  The stamp with the row of circles was perfect!!  I kept the card very simple with just basic 2-step stamping.  No embellishments added…No […]

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Swirly Bird…Color Throwdown Challenge #401 & Freshly Made Sketches #245

July 16, 2016
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Today I am playing along with the Color Throwdown challenge…this weeks color combo was a true challenge for me!!  I am still not loving my card but you can’t win them all!!  For the color combo I used: Wisteria Wonder, Peekaboo Peach, Cherry Cobbler, and Rose Red.  The sketch challenge from Freshly Made Sketches also […]

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Color Throwdown Challenge #382 & CASology #187

March 3, 2016
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I love this weeks cue cards from CASology…SPIN!  I gave it a completely different “spin” then most of the participants.  I used the stamp and spin technique…Stamp your image and while held down on the paper, spin it around.  This technique works really good with flower stamps.  Makes for a really nice background.  I also […]

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A Trio of Challenges

November 18, 2015
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Today I am playing along with a color challenge (Color Throwdown #369), a theme challenge (Paper Craft Crew Challenge #171), and a sketch challenge (Retro Sketches #190).  Three great challenges rolled into one card.  For my color combo today I used…Cajun Craze ink, Bravo Burgunday designer paper, Old Olive designer paper and cardstock.  As far […]

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