Sunday, 18 November 2012

Freshly Made Sketch #61

I love these Freshly Made Sketches - so helps to make a great card!

Stampset: Affection Collection and En Francais
Cardstock: Crumb Cake, Cherry Cobbler and Very Vanilla
Ink: Crumb Cake and Cherry Cobbler
Other: Gold Glimmer paper,  Cherry Cobbler Seam Binding Ribbon and Crumb Cake Taffeta Ribbon


Hand Stamped Sentiments #144

A great excuse to make a Christmas card - check out this challenge here. I have embossed the snowflakes and greeting. Then very gently sponged ink over the embossing - starting with the darker colour in the centre and getting lighter towards the edges. This really stands out in real life.

Stampset: Snowflake Soiree
Cardstock: Night of Navy, Marina Mist and Whisper White
Ink: Night of navy and Marina Mist
Other: White Embossing powder, Marina Mist Taffeta Ribbon, Whisper White Organza Ribbon and gems

Colour Throwdown CTD218

Another great challenge can be found here for the Colour Throwdown challenge.

Here is my card.

Stampsets: Elements of Style and Papillon Potpourri
Cardstock: Early Espresso, Soft Suede and Whisper White
Ink: Tempting Turquoise and Pool Party (in place of Cool Caribbean) and Chocolate Chip (in place of Early Espresso)
Punches: Butterfly punch
Other: Soft Suede Taffeta Ribbon and gems


Mojo Monday #267

Here is my card for the Mojo Monday weekly card making challenge which can be found here

Joyous Celebrations and More Merry Messages
Cardstock: Cherry Cobbler, Gumball Green, Very Vanilla
Ink: Gumball Green, Crumb Cake
Paper: Be Of Good Cheer, Red Glimmer (Rudolph's nose)
Punches: 1 3/4" scalloped, 1 1/4" scalloped and Owl punch (Rudlph's Nose), Decorative Label
Ribbon: Cherry Cobbler Scalloped Tulle Ribbon

Saturday, 10 November 2012

Summer Silhouettes

The final card from me today - I promise!!!
This card I am entering in 2 challenges - Sweet Sunday Sketch and Color Throwdown

Cardstock: Lucky Limeade, Night of Navy and Whisper White
Ink: Lucky Limeade, Night of Navy and Basic Black
Stamps: Elements of Style and Summer Silohuettes
Other: Petals A Plenty Embossing Folder, Lucky Limeade Everyday Enchantment Organdy, Whisper White Taffeta Ribbon and gems


Four Seasons

I am on a roll today! I am entering this card for the following challenges:
Papercraft Crew #15
Create with Connie and Mary #226
Fab Friday #6

Card stock: Midnight Muse, Crumb Cake and Very Vanilla
Ink: Midnight Muse, More Mustard, Cajun Craze and Crumb Cake
Paper: Spice Cake
Stamp Sets: Four Seasons and Curly Cute
Other: Finishing Touches Edgelits, Woodgrain Embossing Folder


Freshly Made Sketches #60

Hubby is on call so am getting a good session in my craft room today! Here is a card I have made for the Freshly Made Sketches challenge here

Cardstock: Real Red and Whisper White
Ink: Early Espresso
Stampset: Happiest Birthday Wishes and Make a Monster
Paper: Big Top Birthday, Silver Glimmer paper
Other: Chevron Embossing Folder, Monsters are coloured using Stampin' Up Stampin' Write pens in Real Red, Tempting Turquoise, Daffodil Yellow, Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie and Melon Mambo, Oval and Scalloped Oval punches.