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Thursday, April 16, 2009

Grammy, you're my favorite!

I've just been re-uploading some cards on SCS the I made a year or two ago. This was from my son for Grammy on Mother's Day last year.

Featured Stamper: lovestostamp6

* I used the same main set and similar BG stamps
* I popped up one of the boots
* changed the colors
* moved the sentiment

Here's Jennifer's adorable card.

Stamps: Flower Filled, Riveting, Vases in Vogue
Colors: rose red, pretty in pink, old olive
Accessories: ribbon, dimensionals, circle & oval punches

For Valerie

Today's SCS sketch challenge was inspired by this fabulous card made by krystie lee.

Stamps: Hope set by Our Daily Bread
Paper: WW, rose red, regal rose, rose red & regal rose DSP, pretty in pink DP (unknown pack)
Ink: rose red, regal rose, pretty in pink
Accessories: ribbon, Martha Stewart lace border punch

I used the Martha Stewart lace border punch to make the corners. You can right click on the photo to get a larger view.

Sunday, April 12, 2009

You've been on my mind.

Clean & Simple Challenge: monochromatic card with only white or cream as a neutral.

Stamps: Upsy Daisy - SU, Ordinary Greetings - TAC
Colors: white, apricot appeal, more mustard
Accessories: ribbon, sponge

Happy Easter - Blast from the Past

Stamps: Flower Filled, All Wrapped Up Accessories, grass from another SU set
Paper: certainly celery, white, bashful blue DSP, SU DP
Ink: bashful blue, regal rose, so saffron, certainly celery
Accessories: taffeta ribbon, dimensionals
Techniques: masking

Here's another Easter/Spring card that I made last year.
Stamps: A Good Egg, Simply Said
Colors: so saffron, bashful blue, pretty in pink, certainly celery, white
Accessories: ribbon, markers, scallop scissors, DSP
Techniques: paper piecing

Stamps: All Wrapped Upp & accessories
Paper: regal rose, always artichoke, SAB DP, white
Accessories: ribbon, thread
Techniques: masking

Stamps: Bunny Hugs, Cheesecloth, BG - ?
Colors: regal rose, certainly celery, so saffron, white
Accessories: markers, Marvy scallop punch, CM oval cutter, staple, ribbon

Stamps: Flower Filled and BG - SU, sentiment - A Muse, Little Chick from Bunny Hugs
Cardstock: white, so saffron, chocolate chip
Ink: so saffron, chocolate chip, certainly celery, pretty in pink, bashful blue, apricot appeal, pale plum, pumpkin pie
Accessories: ribbon, markers
Techniques: rock & roll

Stamps: bunnies - Great Impressions, sentiment - A Muse, Paisley BG - SU
Colors: creamy caramel, certainly celery, bashful blue, white, chocolate chip
Accessories: WW crayons, eyelets, ribbon
Techniques: hinged card

SCS Featured Stamper

SCS Featured Stamper: **INGE**

*used a different CC Design monkey image
* used different DP from the same DCWV packet and stamped one layer instead of DP
* same layout
* used ice cream cones instead of flower accent.
* ribbon instead of additional cardstock
* Same corner accent with similar organdy ribbon

Here's is my inspiration card:

Stamps: Digital CC Designs Sweet Treats, Stampin' Up BG from Polka Dots & Paisley
Paper: DCWV retro DP. white, riding hood red, chocolate chip, sahara sand
Ink: riding hood red
Accesories: digit image, Copic markers, taffeta ribon, brads, corner punch (Wish RAK), organdy ribbon, thread, dimensionals (for ice cream cones)

This card measure 5x5 square.