Tuesday, April 29, 2008
Saturday, April 26, 2008
Stamps: One of a Kind, Hugs and Wishes
Ink: Chocolate Chip Classic and Craft
Card Stock: Pretty in Pink, Close to Cocoa, Whisper White
Accessories: Chocolate Chip Taffeta Ribbon, Berry Bliss Designer Series Paper, Build a Brad
Thursday, April 24, 2008
Translated into Stampin' Up! colors:
So Saffron, Sahara Sand, Pumpkin Pie, Wild Wasabi
Then this is the card that I came up with using those colors:
It is fun doing these inspiration challenges because it makes me think outside my color combo box. It also shows that you can use ANYTHING as inspiration for your cards/artwork. Makes you start looking at things differently! :) Oh...and the big "thanks" on the card is glittery in real life. It doesn't show up so well in the picture! Sorry! All Supplies Stampin' Up!
Stamps: Thanks for Everything, Big Pieces, Polka Dot Background
Card stock: Sahara Sand, Pumpkin Pie, So Saffron, Wild Wasabi
Ink: Pumpkin Pie, So Saffron, Wild Wasabi
Accessories: Pumpkin Pie Designer Series Paper Prints, Scallop Punch, 1 3/8" Circle Punch, 1 1/4" Circle Punch, Double Stitched Wild Wasabi ribbon, So Saffron brads, Corner Rounder, Dazzling Diamonds glitter
Wednesday, April 23, 2008
I made a card with this layout at a Stampin' Up! meeting last year using now retired sets. I LOVED the layout so I had to make it fresh and current. And what's better than a pink and brown color combo, right?! :) So this is what was born. I actually swaped some of these at Leadership, so maybe you got one if you were there! :) All Supplies Stampin' Up!
Stamps: Ginormous Flowers, Stem Sayings, Much Appreciated, Sanded Background
Ink: Regal Rose, Pretty in Pink, Wild Wasabi, Chocolate Chip Classic
Card Stock: Chocolate Chip, Regal Rose, Confetti White
Accessories: 1/2 hole punch, Pretty in Pink Taffeta Ribbon, staple
Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Stamps: A Little Birthday Cheer
Ink: Not Quite Navy
Card Stock: Soft Sky, Not Quite Navy, Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive
Accessories: Spring Break Designer Series Paper, Old Olive 5/8" Grosgrain ribbon, Large Star Punch, Star Punch, Crop A Dile, Corner Rounder punch, Dimensionals
Sunday, April 20, 2008
Thursday, April 17, 2008
RSVP must be received by April 21st
You will receive :
All supplies for four complete cards (2 each of 2 designs), 4 coordinating envelopes for the cards, a nugget tin, 12 chocolate nuggets, all supplies for decorating the nuggets and tin, snacks, door prizes, great special deals for attendees only. All you have to do is bring your own adhesive.
If you are not able to attend any of the above listed times, but are still interested in having a set of these items, we do offer this class by mail. You may purchase a kit that will give you all the supplies, images stamped, directions etc. You will just have to put them together. Or you may choose to purchase a completed set of these projects (you would receive them fully complete) for an additional $5.00 fee.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008
Stamps: Bronc Buster, It's Your Birthday
Card Stock: Blue Bayou, Ruby Red, River Rock, Chocolate Chip
Ink: Chocolate Chip Craft Ink, Creamy Carmel Classic Ink, Ruby Red Classic Ink
Accessories: Twine, Vintage Brads, Sponge, Chocolate Chip Poly-Twill Ribbon, Clear Embossing Powder, Cutter Kit (for the distressed edges)
Tuesday, April 15, 2008
(These are pillows from Pottery Barn...I LOVE that place so of course I had to participate in this inspiration challenge!)
Translated into Stampin' Up! colors:
Certainly Celery, So Saffron, Bashful Blue, Close to Cocoa
You need to come up with a card using these colors. This is my translation. Hope it is acceptable! :) All supplies Stampin' Up!
Stamps: Curvy Verses, Lots of Dots Jumbo Wheel
Card Stock: Bashful Blue, Certainly Celery, Close to Cocoa, So Saffron
Ink: Bashful Blue Craft Ink, Bashful Blue Classic Ink, VersaMark
Accessories: On Board Chipboard, Anchored Rub-Ons, White Gel Pen, Slit Punch, 5/8" Certainly Celery Grosgrain ribbon, Silver Brads, White Embossing Powder
Monday, April 14, 2008
Stamp Sets: Tart and Tangy
Saturday, April 12, 2008
Friday, April 11, 2008
Stamps: Polka Dot Background, One Smart Cookie, Boho Backgrounds, Tart and Tangy
Card Stock: Bashful Blue, Real Red, Confetti White
Ink: Whisper White, Bashful Blue, Real Red
Accessories: Pretties Kit, Summer Picnic DSP, 5/8" Real Red grosgrain ribbon, White Embossing Powder
I LOVE this Stamp set, all the images and sentiments. I LOVE the Scallop Punch and use it practically every day of my life in some fashion. I LOVE the new Afternoon Tea Papers in the Occassions Mini, and I LOVE the Chocolate Satin Ribbon (or any ribbon for that matter). So I decided to put them together and VOILA! This card was born. :) I embossed the flowers and then sponged around them to give it more dimension. All supplies Stampin' Up!
Stamp Sets: Live Your Dream
Card Stock: Chocolate Chip, Soft Sky, Whisper White
Ink: Chocolate Chip Classic, Soft Sky Classic, VersaMark
Accessories: Afternoon Tea DSP, Scallop Punch, White Embossing Powder, Circle Punches, Chocolate Satin Ribbon, Soft Sky Stitched Ribbon (took the stitches out)
Thursday, April 10, 2008
Stamp Sets: It's Your Birthday, It's All Good
Card Stock: Wild Wasabi, Whisper White, Real Red
Ink: Whisper White Craft, Wild Wasabi
Accessories: Round Tab Punch, A Perfect Day rub-ons, Scallop Punch, 1" Circle Punch, Die-Cut Blooms, White Embossing Powder, Summer Picnic Designer Series Paper, 5/8" Real Red grosgrain ribbon
Stamp Set: Absolutely Fabulous, Polka Dot Background
Cardstock: Real Red, Whisper White, Bashful Blue
Ink: Real Red marker, Old Olive marker
Accessories: Die-Cut Blooms, White Gel Pen, 1 3/8" Circle Punch, 1 1/4" Circle Punch, 5/8" Old Olive grosgrain ribbon, Bashful Blue Taffeta Ribbon, Black Embossing Powder, 3/16" corner rounder
the Crew Kids Simply Scrappin Kit that I fell in love with. So why not embrace the colors and make a card with it! Of course, the card looks better in real life. I use my Bone Folder to curl the flower petals inward, and then attached it with a dimensional. All supplies Stampin' Up!
Stamp Set: Embrace Life, Polka Dot Background Stamp Set
Cardstock: Basic Gray, Wild Wasabi, Regal Rose, Whisper White
Accessories: Basic Gray Classic Ink, Wild Wasabi Classic Ink, Regal Rose marker, Blender Pen, 5/8" Regal Rose grosgrain ribbon
Stamp Sets: Tart and Tangy, One Smart Cookie
Cardstock: Whisper White, Bashful Blue, Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive, Real Red
Accessories: Vintage Brads, Circle Punches, Scallop Punch, Word Window Punch, Summer Picnic DSP, 5/8" Real Red grosgrain ribbon, 5/8" Old Olive grosgrain ribbon, Basic Black ink, Corner Rounder punch
Stamp Sets: Stampin' Up Tart and Tangy and One Smart Cookie
Cardstock: Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive, Bashful Blue, Whisper White
Accessories: Summer Picnic Designer Series Paper, Scallop Punch, 1 3/8" and 1 1/4" Circle Punch, 5/8" Old Olive grosgrain ribbon, Pumpkin Pie Classic Ink, Whisper White embossing powder, VersaMark Ink
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