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Saturday, March 7, 2009

Featured Stamper

The Featured Stamper today is StampingQueenJAR here is the link to the challenge

To honor the Featured Stamper for today I chose a Stamp set that is from the company where she is a designer. Judy I am so happy for you. I chose to case her lovely card here.;ppuser=8519

I kept the same nesties and the scripture

I changed the colors, the stamp set, and the layout

This lovely set is called Light of the World
Stamps: Light of the World (
Paper: night of navy, DSP, white
Ink: pacific point, versamark
Accessories: white EP powder, ribbon, cross brad, nesties

Here is the second one:
I used my favorite stamp set for Our Daily Bread Designs called Light of the World for this card. I cased this card of Judy's;ppuser=8519
as a starting point.

I changed the colors, stamp set, and part of the layout

I kept the double ovals mounted on DSP'

I added dots, a cross brad and scallops
and left off the ribbon.
Stamps: Light of the World (
Paper: bashful blue, night of navy
Ink: night of navy
Accessories: white gel pen, copic marker, cross brad scalloped punch

Just playing around for a fun card

Stamps: petal pizzazz
Paper: RRH, white, DSP
Ink: real red, garden green
Accessories: ribbon

I just had to try the technique of matching up the punched edges to create this card. I an so please with the results. I big special Thank you to Laura M. Lipe from Pisgah Forest, NC, who shared this idea on sudsol.

Stamps: always, sincere salutations
Paper: baja breeze, white, kiwi kiss
Ink: RRH, baja breeze
Accessories: border punch
Techniques: air brushing


Inspirational Challenge for Saturday...3/7/09

I really liked this image ( and thought it would be cute to recreate something like it...and as they say the rest is history as it went in another direction on the paper.

Stamps: Always, Dreams Du Jour
Paper: baja breeze, pacific point
Ink: veramark
Accessories: white detail EP, ribbon, corner punch, flowers, brads
Techniques: heat embossing
I spent a lot of time looking thru the website for the inspirational challenge with nothing setting off bells.....then I found this:

I thought how cute....
Stamps: Dreams Du Jour
Paper: barely banana, kiwi kiss, rasp twist DSP
Ink: kiwi kiss
Accessories: old olive marker for spots


Another fun copic creation. I wanted to play with Tilda and make another card so I chose this one.
Stamps: Tilda
Paper: barely banana, kiwi, almost amethist
Ink: momento black
Accessories: air brush, jumbo wheel

Friday, March 6, 2009

Copic Challenge #3

Stamp set: Dream A Little

Paper: Regal Rose, Basic Gray-DSP

Ink: Momento Tuxedo Black

Copic Markers RV34, RV00, RV02, FY1, YG11

An Oregon Sunset

Stamps: beacon of hope-scene it series-Cornish Heritage Farms
Paper: RRH, white, basic gray
Ink: momento black
Accessories: ribbon, paper piercer

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Challenge for today

The challenge for today was to make an ATC (Artist Trading Card). This was a new experience for me and I think I really like making these. I can see having some on hand and when you need a card really quick. Just pop it onto a card front and a bit of ribbon and tah-dah a card to go.

Stamps: OurCraftLounge-Growing Gratitude
Paper: pink pirouette, cert celery, pacific point
Ink: momento black
Accessories: copic markers w/ airbrush

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Sketch Challenge

Here is the sketch challenge for today:

I just got my airbrush compressor with that said I am happily painting scenes. I used all copics for this and these are the colors..Sky (B12) Sand (E31) Ocean (BG11) Light beams (Y11).
Stamps: Our Daily Bread-Light of the World
Paper: pink Piro.,pacific point, baja breeze
Ink: Momento Tuxedo Black
Accessories: brads
Techniques: airbrush, masking

Stamps: eastern blooms
Paper: pink piro, white, basic gray
Ink: old olive, cameo coral
Accessories: paper piercer, brads

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Color challenge 3/3/09

The color challenge for today is here

Stamps: Nature Silhouettes, sincere salutations
Paper: pink passions, choc chip, kiwi, white
Ink: kiwi, chocolate, pink passion, bashful blue
Accessories: jumbo speckled wheel, embossing powder, paper piercer SAMJ

Stamps: la Jardin, sincere salutations
Paper: pink passions, choc chip, white
Ink: kiwi, apricot, pink passion, bashful blue, choc chip
Accessories: brads, paper piercer
Techniques: sponging

Stamps: none
Paper: passion pink, kiwi kiss, choc chip
Ink: none
Accessories: punch, sizzlet, texture plate, ribbon, brad

Technique Challenge

The challenge for this week is located HERE

Stamps: stipple butterfly, sincere salutations
Paper: white envelope, bashful blue, white
Ink: bashful blue, banana

Beary Happy Birthday

Just a fun Birthday card...details here

My Friend Anne (Dawson) shared some of her stamps with me and everytime I see this bunny I am sure his thoughts are I cant eat the whole thing....wheres the juicer...LOL

Stamps: Bunny
Paper: regal rose, basic gray white
Ink: Momento Tuxedo Black
Accessories: copic markers, bunny eyelets, ribbon

Sunday, March 1, 2009

featured stamper

I chose this lovely card of Kelly H's to CASE;ppuser=65016

I kept the flower and the color of the flower and from there it took a life of its own.

I added eyelets, used punches, done embossing added a bug, changed the ribbon, added freehand piercing.

Stamps: Bloomin Beautiful, sincere salutations
Paper: regal rose, black, white, old olive
Ink: Momento Tuxedo Black & copic markers, versamark
Accessories: CAD, Eyelets, brads, copics, prima flower, punches