Thursday, May 14, 2009

Mojo Monday Sketch Card

I just found this blog last week and their card sketches are great. Below is my attempt at this weeks sketch.

This is one of my favorite SU Sets especially the bee.

Stamps: In Full Bloom
Paper: Basic Grey Wisteria, Creamy Caramel
Ink: Bracade Blue, Mint Melody, Lovely Lilac, Creamy Caramel
Accessories: ribbon, Nesties, dimensionals, Fiskar border punch, sponge, stickles
Techniques: Watercoloring with ink. sponging

Hearts in Touch Micah 6:8 Card

I just received this stamp from Hearts on Touch. This are my first set from HIT. I saw some beautiful cards on here using the silhouettes and just had to have them. The layout is from today's sketch challenge. This is my favorite verse in the Old Testament.

Stamps: Hearts in Touch
Paper: Basic Grey Wisteria, white
Ink: Mellow Moss
Accessories: Ribbon, Nesties, dauber, computer font
Techniques: Sponging

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Lamentations 3:21-23 Challenge Card

This card was made using the color challenge for this week at SCS. I am a little behind on this months Bible Verse Challenge so I added one of my favorite scriptures. The colors are a little brighter than I usually pick together. I guess doing challenges is sometimes about getting out of your comfort zone though.

Stamps: True Friend
Paper: Lime Rickey Basic Grey dp, Kiwi Kiss, Summer Sun, Only Orange, White
Ink: Kiwi Kiss, Bashful Blue, Computer Font
Accessories: Brads, Nesties, ribbon, Fiskars border punch, dimensionals
Techniques: Sponging

Monday, May 11, 2009

Sun Riped Love 'Ya a Bunch Card

This card was made for the Inspirational challenge last Saturday at SCS. I am not sure if I like it but I have changed it so many times already that my head hurts. Here is the inspiration for the card:,1,89 .

Stamps: Sun Ripened II
Paper: K & Co dp, black, kraft, white, Always Artichoke
Ink: Black Stazon, Brocade Blue, Vintage Violet, Always Artichoke, Kiwi Kiss, Chocolate Chip
Accessories: Nesties, ribbon, Cuttlebug die, MS Border punch

Thursday, May 7, 2009

Kraft Cupcake Card

This is for today's Ways to Use It challenge at SCS. I love Kraft paper so this was a great challenge for me!

Stamps: Inkadinkado Cupcakes, CTMH Friendship Blessings
Paper: Kraft, White, MM dp
Ink: Chocolate Chip
Accessories: Ribbon, Nesties, glitter, crystals

Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Sketch Challenge Monogram Card for Mom

This is for today's sketch challenge. I will be making a set with a folder for my Mom for Mother's Day. She likes aqua and an impressionistic look so this should be perfect for her. I love this ribbon I got from the SAB 2009.

Stamps: PSX Monogram stamp
Paper: K & Co Sera Sera, Old Olive, Baja Blue, White
Ink: Baja Blue, So Saffron, Old Olive, Summer Sun, Brown Stazon
Accessories: Kaiser Pearls, Fiskar punch, SU ribbon, Nesties

Saturday, May 2, 2009

Fresh Cuts Birthday Challenge Card

This card was for the mini stamp night at SCS last weekend. I had never used this set so I wanted to break it in with this challenge. The challenge was to use a lot of embellishments on your card.

Stamps: SU Fresh Cuts, Inkadinkado sentiment
Paper: SU Pink Passions, Pretty in Pink, Always Artichoke, White, MAMBI dp
Ink: Stazon black, Pink Passion, Pretty in Pink, always Artichoke
Accessories: Nesties, Brads, button, MM felt flower, MS punch, ribbon, Cuttlebug die, Prima Flower, ribbon
Techniques: Watercolor with ink

Friday, May 1, 2009

Vintage Postcard Just A Note Card

This is for the second mini challenge in April. The lace embellishment is really paper. I love vintage things. This is my favorite stamp set.(At least for the time being.) I found a new website that has many vintage sets. It is called Hearts in Touch.

Stamps: Vintage Postcard
Paper: Brocade Blue, Vanilla, Basic Grey Periphery
Ink: Brocade Blue
Accessories: Fiskars Punch, Nesties