Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Friday, January 20, 2012
So here I have made a very sweet birthday card for a precious girl.. I used a digi image from Whimsy and Stars Studio. She is Ballerina Teddy and a lot of fun to color! For her I colored her using my copics and added stickles to her crown, dress and star. I cut her out using my Spellbinders Labels 4 dies to cut her out and did a lot of playing with the layout. I added the flowers and brads and finished off the front with the sentiment "birthday wishes" by stampin' up! and punched out stars using my Paper Studio punches. I added some detail to the inside to complete the card as I figure it will become a keepsake for a memory or scrapbook by the recipient. So without further a do.. here she is...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
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Tuesday, January 10, 2012
I used My Mind's Eye designer papers and Tim Holtz Distressed Ink in Dusty Concord for the sentiment and inking around the image. I added Stardust Stickles to the bride's flowers, bow and ribbon on her dress.
I will be entering this cards into the Friday Spy Day Chellenge #14
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Monday, January 9, 2012
So this week's challenge over at MelJen's blog is "Star" and for this challenge I have super sweet Girl and Her Kitty done with super cute pink and green patterned paper. I printed her on 80# card stock and colored her with my Copics. I cut her out using the largest die cut from Spellbinders Nestabilities Labels 14 that my sister bought for me for my birthday! (Thank you Chrissy, I love you!) and inked the edges of all the papers to really tie them into together.. although, I do love inking/sponging whether it needs it or not! lol! Finally, I stamped my sentiment "for you friend" from Gina K's Nature's Greetings Stamp Kit, which I absolutely love! And punched it out using my EK Success 1" circle punch. I finished the inside to compliment your note.
Since the challenge is for "stars" I had to throw some on there. Funny though, just a couple days ago my mom and I were at Hobby Lobby and I found several star punches and embossing items I wanted.. I went with hearts instead and so had to improvise for this challenge. I decided to pull out my star brads from Christmas and add them.. I think they really pop on this card and add a very fun and bright element!
This card will be entered into Challenge #91 "stars" over at MelJen's Blog.
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Sunday, January 8, 2012
So, with Valentine's just around the corner I have been working on my "love" cards. This one features Sweetheart Marci in a white, pink and black theme.
I decided to finish the inside to match. I thought it would really add to the card.
CMC Challenge #34!
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Saturday, January 7, 2012
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Thursday, January 5, 2012
I am back with another challenge entry! This time it is for a group over at Color Me Creative. They have some amazing prizes up for grabs! So here I have my first entry. The challenge requirement is to use gold, cream & white. I hope to have time to get one more done as we are allowed up to two entries!
This pretty card was made using Kissy Kissy digi stamp by The Greeting Farm and the Sentiment is by Amy R over at All That Scraps. I stamped the sentiment in Gold ink and heat embossed it with clear powder. Both the bride and groom were colored with copics. For his suit and tie I used c3, c5, c7 & w3. For her dress, flowers and eye shadow I used r00 & r83.
This card was created for and will be entered into the CMC Gold, Cream & White Challenge