This first card was made for my best friend from high school who just found out she's pregnant with her first child! I used Holly's sketch from the Dirty Dare '08 event on Splitcoast found here!
Monday, July 28, 2008
Thursday, July 24, 2008
Verve Visual's July Project Parade is to make an Artist trading card. I haven't made any of these in a while, but today I wasn't sure what I wanted to stamp, so I thought it would be a good day to make one!
I think this turned out pretty cute and I will probably turn it into a full card! I will post that when I do!
Paper: Soft Sky, Very Vanilla, Chocolate Chip, Apple Cider DP (all SU!)
Ink: Soft Sky & Chocolate Chip (SU!)
Stamps: Petals & Stems (Verve Visual)
Accessories: Brads (Making Memories), Oval Cutter (Creative Memories), Swiss Dots Embossing Folder (ProvoCraft), Scallop Circle Punch (SU!), River Rock Double Stitched Ribbon (SU!)
Thanks for looking and I hope you have a wonderful day!
Wednesday, July 23, 2008
I combined it with yesterday's color challenge to use soft sky, very vanilla, and river rock. I added chocolate chip to give the card more dimension and pop!
This card is pretty self explanatory, nothing special here!
Paper: Soft Sky, Chocolate Chip, River Rock, Very Vanilla, Afternoon Tea dp (SU!)
Stamps: Live Your Dream (SU!)
Accessories: Small Brads (making memories), Large Brad (American Crafts), Very Vanilla Taffeta Ribbon (SU!)
Thanks for looking and have a terrific day!
Tuesday, July 22, 2008
They have 2 issues this month, a regular full size issue and a mini issue! Both have really cute sketches for you to try!
Monday, July 21, 2008
We had a great time anyway though!
This card was made for last Friday's limited supplies challenge on Splitcoast Stampers. We were to make a card with a unique fold. I chose to do a gate card, you can find the tutorial here.
I also combined the challenge with the Verve Inspiration challenge found on their forum on Splitcoast, I am so happy they are a member company now!
Here are the basic details:
Paper: Whisper White, Wild Wasabi, Brilliant Blue, Pumpkin Pie, Jersey Shore dp (all SU!)
Stamps: Fluttering By (Verve Visual), Fancy Flexible Phrases (SU!)
Ink: Brilliant Blue & Pumpkin Pie (SU!)
Accessories: Brads (making memories), Striped Pumpkin Pie Ribbon (SU!), Sizzix Circle Die (Sizzix), Scallop Circle Punch (SU!)
Here is the card I made today for the Featured Stamper Challenge on Splitcoast! The featured stamper was Susiestampalot, here is her gallery.
I decided to CASE this card.
I changed the colors and the layout slightly.
Here are the details:
Paper: Taken w/ Teal, Purely Pomegranant, Whisper White, Old Olive (SU!)
Stamps: Fluttering By (Verve Visual)
Ink: Basic Black & Pumpkin Pie (SU!)
Accessories: Pumpkin Pie Double-Stitched Ribbon (SU!), Rhinestone Brads (SU!), Signo White Gel Pen
Thanks for looking and I hope you have a great day!!!
Tuesday, July 15, 2008
This is a 3x3 card using the sketch from the July mini magazine over at SheetLoad of Cards.
Thanks for looking and I hope you have a great day!!!!
Friday, July 11, 2008
Wednesday, July 9, 2008
Firs the apology, haha! I just realized that when I changed my blog's layout, it deleted my blog roll!!! ACK!!! Please leave a comment for me with a link to your blog so I can add them all back! I kind of started yesterday and I hope to have them all back soon! Again, I'm sorry about that!
Now for the card, this is my card for Sketch #184 over on Splitcoast. I flipped the sketch because, well I just thought it looked better with these stamps... haha!
The card itself is pretty simple, not many layers and really no embellishments except the ribbon, this is rare for me! TFL!
Paper: Pretty in Pink (SU), Pumpkin Pie (SU), Whisper White (SU), Pink Passion (SU), Chocolate Chip (SU), Dp (Unknown Vendor)
Ink: Pink Passion, Pumpkin Pie, Chocolate Chip (all SU)
Stamps: Petals & Stems (Verve Visual)
Accessories: Cuttlebug (Provocraft), Swiss Dots Embossing Folder (Provocraft), Ribbon (Satin Sensations)
Have a great day and don't forget to vote Riley F. at http://sheetload.blogspot.com ! Thanks!!!
Tuesday, July 8, 2008
SheetLoad has their voting open for the Guest Designer, please go vote for me! It's found in the top left-hand corner of http://sheetload.blogspot.com! I appreciate everyone's votes to get me nominated, now the REAL voting begins!
Here is my card for today's color challenge on Splitcoast Stampers. We were to use Groovy Guava, Barely Banana, and Chocolate Chip! I really love this combination, it looks so yummy!
I have to admit that I spent about 1 hour trying to figure out something to do with this card! I don't know why it took me so long today!
The paper is Basic Grey's Two Scoops line!
Paper: Groovy Guava (SU), Whisper White (SU), Chocolate Chip (SU), Barely Banana (SU), Two Scoops DP (Basic Grey)
Ink: Groovy Guava & Chocolate Chip (SU)
Stamps: Big Flowers & Birthday Whimsy (SU)
Accessories: Brads (Basic Grey), Ribbons (SU), Cuttlebug (ProvoCraft), Swiss Dots Embossing Folder (ProvoCraft), Scallop Circle Punch (SU), 1 3/8'' Circle Punch (SU), 1 1/4'' Circle Punch (Paper Shapers)
Have a great one! VOTE FOR ME! HAHA!
Monday, July 7, 2008
I made this fun summery card for SheetLoad's July Sketch, you can find it
Enter their contest,here!
The orange is popped on dimensionals, but you can't really tell in the picture!
I put a piece of vellum over the pixie pink panel so it would match the dp a little better.
I found out last week that I was one of the finalists for the reader's choice over on SheetLoad, I will let you know when voting begins so you can go vote for me to be their guest artist for September!
Here are more details on my card:
Paper: Only Orange (SU), Pixie Pink (SU), Summer Sun (SU), Whisper White (SU), DP (Making Memories), Vellum (unknown dp)
Ink: Only Orange
Stamps: Tart & Tangy (SU!)
Accessories: Brads (Making Memories), Ribbon (American Crafts), Rub-On Sentiment (SU!), Scallop Punch (SU!), 1 3/8'' Circle Punch (SU!), 1 1/4'' Circle Punch (Paper Shaper)