Floral Romance for PP430…!

Hello All!

Thank you for peeking in Today!

Today’s Card is for A Sketch Challenge from the Paper Players #430  (PP430)

 

Here is the Sketch!

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Here is my Card!

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I do Love this DSP!

Originally I bought just the DSP…The DSP convinced me to buy

the stamp set and the little flower embellishments!

 

Here is a Close Up of the Embellishments!

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I decided to add Rhinestones to the center of the flower embellishments!

 

Here is how I did the inside of my Card!

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HERE IS THE LIST OF ITEMS USED TO MAKE MY CARD:

CARDSTOCK:

Whisper White Thick- card base

Whisper White Regular- to stamp the flowers, leaves, and a piece to back the pink and white Vellum

DSP:

Floral Romance Specialty DSP- the 3 panels

STAMP SETS:

Wonderful Romance- flowers, leaves, greeting, inside floral

Special Celebrations- inside sentiments

INKS:

Mossy Meadow- leaves on front…fussy cut out

Fresh Fig- small flowers inside

Crumb Cake- greeting and inside sentiment

NOTE:

I used one of my Stampin’ Blocks as an ink pad. I pushed the block onto the ink pad, then

I dropped 2 drops of glycerin onto the ink. I used my Blender Pen (I have one devoted to the glycerin) picked up a dab of glycerin and swirled around into the ink and used that to water color all the leaves, flowers and flowers!

ACCESSORIES:

Frosted Floral Embellishments- in Fresh Fig and Petal Pink

Basic Jewels Rhinestones- used in the center of flower embellishments and one on the greeting

 

Here is my Card again!

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This DSP is my favorite DSP from the Occasions Catalog!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Romance to you ALL!

A Basket of Flowers for CTS310 and JAI445…!

Hello Friends!

Thank you for peeking in for Today’s Card!

I combined 2 Challenges for this Card!

One is a Sketch Challenge

The Other is a Technique Challenge!

 

Here are the Challenges!

 

The Sketch Challenge from

CAS(E) this Sketch #310  (CTS310)

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The Other Challenge is from

Just Add Ink #445  (JAI445)

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Here is my Card!

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I used the Basket Weave Dynamic TIEF for the bottom piece of Cardstock and it’s trim!

For that POP of shine…I used the Rangers Stickles Glitter Glue

to highlight the flora and the wings of the two butterfly’s!

I also stamped the flowers again, twice.

On the front here, I popped the flowers up on Stampin’ Dimensionals,

after I fussy cut them out with my Paper Snips!

 

Here is the inside of my Card!

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I mimicked the front of the Card!

I fussy-cut these flowers out too!

I didn’t use the Rangers Glitter Glue on the inside.

 

Here is a picture of some of the supplies I used to make the Card!

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I forgot to put the Basket Weave Dynamic

Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (TIEF) in the picture!

I just realized this as I was typing! Sorry!

 

HERE IS THE LIST OF ITEMS USED TO MAKE THIS CARD:

CARDSTOCKS:

Whisper White- card base and piece to stamp flower basket, extra flowers and butterfly’s

Crumb Cake- front and inside embossed panels

Soft Suede- strip across front and inside

STAMP SETS:

Blossoming Basket- retired (last year’s SAB free item!) basket, flowers, butterfly’s

Itty Bitty Greetings- greeting

Stitched All Around- inside sentiment

INK:

Soft Suede- greeting and inside sentiment

STAMPIN’ BLENDS:

Light Mango Melody- center flowers and butterfly’s

Light Calypso Coral- right flowers

Light Pumpkin Pie- right flowers

Dark Shaded Spruce- all the leaves

Light and Dark Crumb Cake- basket and handle

Bronze- inside flower centers

TOOLS:

Big Shot- die cutting and textured embossing machine

Basket Weave Dynamic TIEF- front and inside panels

Paper Snips- to fussy cut the flowers for the front and inside

ACCESSORIES:

Ranger’s Stickles Glitter Glue- front flowers and leaves and butterfly wings

 

Here is my Card again!

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This is so ‘Springy’ looking!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and ‘Springy’ Love to you ALL!

Vintage Wishes for AYSI194 and IB60…!

Hello!

I have a Combination Card today!

I combined 2 Challenges for my Card!

 

One is a’ Fill In The Blank’ Challenge

and

the other is an ‘Inspiration Photo’ Challenge!

 

Here are the Challenges!

 

The Fill In The Blank Challenge…!

AYSI 194

I Think of NO die-cutting! One or two layers!

 

Here is the Inspiration Photo Challenge!

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This is where I got my Post Script Vintage Idea!

 

Here is my Card!

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The Background Stamp is Post Script! (the Vintage part and postcard)

Here is a close-up of the front flowers and colored Rhinestones!

 

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I used Stampin’ Write Markers: So Saffron, Daffodil Delight, and Pear Pizzazz

to color in the flowers and stems!

I used Stampin’ Blends Dark Daffodil Delight to color the Rhinestones!

 

Here is the inside of my Card!

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I used the same Stampin’ Write Markers to color the inside flowers too!

 

Here is a close-up of the coloring!

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HERE IS THE LIST OF ITEMS USED FOR THE CARD:

CARDSTOCKS:

Whisper White Thick- card base

Whisper White Regular- front panel

Crumb Cake- mat for front panel

STAMP SETS:

Post Script- background stamp on front

Stitched All Around- greeting, inside sentiment

Tim Holtz- Illustrated Garden- flowers on front and inside

INKS:

Crumb Cake- background stamp

Early Espresso- flower and greeting on front, inside flower and sentiment

STAMPIN’ WRITE MARKERS:

Flowers on front and inside- So Saffron, Daffodil Delight, Pear Pizzazz

STAMPIN’ BLENDS:

Dark Daffodil Delight- to color the Rhinestones

ACCESSORIES:

Basic Jewels Rhinestones- 2 large, 3 small on card front

 

Here is my Card, again!

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A simple layout…a card panel with mat adhered to the card base!

No die-cutting! SIMPLE!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Vintage Love to you ALL!

Succulent Love for PCC327…!

Hello All!

Happy Sunday to you All!

Today’s Card is for a Sketch Challenge from

Paper Craft Crew #327  (PCC327)

 

Here is the Challenge!

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I love this sketch!

 

Here is my take on the Sketch!

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Phase II of Sale-A-Bration offers Free for a $100 purchase a new

Painted Seasons Bundle- Stamp Set and DSP!!!

This Succulent print is one of the pages of the DSP!

The banner is the reverse side of another page of the DSP!

I decided to dust off my retired Oh So Succulent stamp set

and 2-step stamp, some succulents!

 

Here is the simple inside!

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HERE IS A LIST OF THE ITEMS USED TO MAKE THIS CARD:

CARDSTOCKS:

Whisper White Thick- card base

Whisper White Regular- piece for stamping succulents, and circle

DSP:

Painted Seasons DSP- circle, flagged banner

STAMP SETS:

Oh So Succulent- retired, large and small succulents

Dear Doily- greeting

Special Celebrations- inside sentiment

INKS:

Call Me Clover- greeting, inside sentiment, outline of large succulent

Lemon Lime Twist- large succulent

Pool Party- small succulents

Coastal Cabana- outline of small succulents

STAMPIN’ WRITE MARKER:

Powder Pink- succulent tips

TOOLS:

Big Shot- die cutting machine

Stitched Shapes Framelits- both Circles

Succulent Framelits- retired, die cut large and small succulents

Banner Triple Punch- flag ends of front and inside banners

ACCESSORIES:

Lemon Lime Twist Finely Woven Ribbon- piece over the flagged banner on front

Basic Jewels Rhinestones- 2 large, 3 small on card front

 

Here is my Card once more!

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I really like this layout! Clean and Simple!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Succulent Love to you ALL!

 

 

 

He’s Strutting His Stuff for CTD531…!

Hello All!

A Happy Saturday to you!

Today’s Card is for a Color Challenge from

Color Throwdown #531  (CTD531)

 

Here is the Challenge!

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Rust-Purple-Gray-White

I used Stampin’Up! Colors

Cajun Craze-Gorgeous Grape-Basic Gray-Whisper White

I love the color combo,

but I had the darn-dest time figuring out what to make!

Then I saw the Home to Roost Stamp Set, I thought

of the Rhode Island Red Rooster and it all came together!

 

Here is my Card!

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He’s just Strutting his stuff!

His Crown and Waddle are purple!

Sometimes they are a bluish black or red color,

I went with the Gorgeous Grape for the Challenge!

I used Cajun Craze and Gorgeous Grape for the Rooster!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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It doesn’t show well, but the flowers on the Basic Gray grass

I colored with the Cajun Craze and Gorgeous Grape

I wanted to bring the colors inside too!

HERE ARE THE ITEMS USED FOR THE CARD:

CARDSTOCKS:

Whisper White Thick- card base

Whisper White Regular- to stamp the Buffalo Plaid, use a cut off sliver for the inside

Basic Gray- mat for the plaid piece

STAMP SETS:

Buffalo Check Background Stamp- Basic Gray check

Home To Roost- Rooster and grass with flowers

Country Road- greeting

Flirty Flowers- retired, inside sentiment

INKS:

Gorgeous Grape- greeting and inside sentiment

Basic Gray- grasses, front and inside

Cajun Craze- Rooster

STAMPIN’ WRITE MARKERS:

Gorgeous Grape- rooster, grass flowers

Cajun Graze- Rooster, grass flower

 

Here is my Card again!

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A little Cutie Patuttie!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Rooster Love to you ALL!

Sweet Sweets for FMS376…!

Hello Everyone!

Thank you for peeking in for Today’s Card!

Welcome again!

 

Today’s Card is for a Sketch Challenge from

Freshly Made Sketches #376   (FMS376)

 

Here is the Challenge!

FMS 376

 

Here is my take on the sketch!

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Hah! I used the beverage napkins from Wal-Mart again!

Those colors just go with this DSP!

The card base is Gorgeous Grape! So fitting for Sweetness!

 

 

The inside of my Card!

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The Jar of candy on the front of the card and here inside,

I fussy-cut from one of the DSP patterns!

 

 

Here’s a picture of some of the items I used to make this card!

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CARDSTOCK:

Gorgeous Grape- for the card base and a scrap piece to cut out the ‘happy birthday’

Whisper White- front and inside panels

DSP:

How Sweet It Is- bottom of card front and 2 fussy cut candy jars from another piece

Wal-Mart Beverage napkin from the ‘party’ aisle, cut to fit the panel

STAMP SET:

Birthday Banners- inside sentiment

INK:

Gorgeous Grape- inside sentiment

TOOLS:

Big Shot- die-cutting machine

Well Written Framelits- ‘happy birthday’

 

Here is the Card again!

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So Sweet!

Makes my teeth ache! When I was a kid…it didn’t!

I guess I grew up! LOL!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Sweet Tooth Satisfaction to you ALL!

Best Wishes for CCS 309…!

Hello Everyone!

Welcome Back for today’s Card!

A Color Challenge

from CAS Colours & Sketches #309  (CCSC309)

Here is the Challenge!

CC&S 309

 

Here is my Card!

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I stamped the inside of the flower with So Saffron!

I colored the Pearls and Rhinestones with

Dark Daffodil Delight Stampin’ Blends!

 

Here is the inside of my Card!

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The So Saffron, upper right, stamped dark! I think my Ink Pad is juicy!

The bottom left flower is stamped in Daffodil Delight!

ITEMS USED TO MAKE MY CARD:

CARDSTOCK:

Whisper White Thick- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

Whisper White Regular- scrap piece to stamp flowers on and then fussy-cut out

STAMP SETS:

Beautiful Promenade- flowers, leaves on front and inside

Cake Soirée- inside sentiment, flower sprigs inside

Petal Palette- greeting

INKS:

Dark Daffodil Delight Stampin’ Blend- to color Pearls and Rhinestones

Pear Pizzazz- flower outline, leaves, greeting, and inside sentiment

So Saffron- inside of front flower, inside top right flower sprig

Daffodil Delight- inside flower sprig, bottom left

ACCESSORIES:

Basic Jewels Pearls- flower centers on front, colored with the Dark Daffodil Stampin’ Blend

Basic Jewels Rhinestones- on cardfront, colored with the Dark Daffodil Stampin’ Blend

 

Here is my Card again!

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I love the softness of these flowers!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Best Wishes to you ALL!