Retro Rubber Challenge #77...

Welcome to the last Retro Rubber Challenge of 2017!  It’s a color inspiration challenge just in time for the holiday season.

RRCB 77

I went with clean and simple and opted to use the sketch from CAS(E) this Sketch.

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I stamped the tree from the PTI Layered Postmarks: Holiday (from 2012) in spring moss with the script in ripe avocado.

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I added the sentiment and then ran the card thru the linen impression plate.  I actually set out to make a layered card with an old truck and some trees.  That ended up in the garbage.  Sometimes the card in my mind is not what it is in reality!  LOL!

Be sure to play along and link up HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  PTI white.  Stamps:  PTI layered postmarks: holiday (2012).  Inks:  PTI spring moss, ripe avocado, and pure poppy.  Dies:  PTI linen impression plate.


Retro AYSI...

It’s a new challenge at As You See It!  Join us for this fun color challenge!

#164 12.1.17

I started with a couple of brush trees in pool party and flirty flamingo.  These colors gave me a retro vibe so I had to add a few fifties style stars to make that retro look happen!

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I added the sentiment in pacific point and a few rhinestones and enamel dots.  A CAS card that would be easy to reproduce for all of your favorite friends and family!

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Be sure to play along and link up HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  PTI white.  Inks:  SU! pacific point, flirty flamingo, and pool party.  Stamps:  SU! be jolly by golly.  PTI joyful Christmas.  Other:  PTI linen impression plate.  SU! enamel dots and rhinestones.


December Blog Hop At House Of Cards...

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Hello! Welcome to the House of Cards end of term blog hop! Be sure to hop to each of the other DT members and enjoy their beautiful creations!  This hop will run from December 1 at 6:00 AM CST through December 15 at Noon CST. Any card style is welcome and we have this gorgeous photo inspiration for your crafting enjoyment!

Dec Blog Hop Inspiration

You may be just starting the blog hop or have come from Heather’s Blog.

 

I started by using this fun digi tree from one of our sponsors - Digistamps4Joy.  I focused on the gorgeous silver and gold in the inspiration photo.  So using my colored pencils, I made a gold and silver tree with a touch of red and yellow.

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I fussy cut the image and then popped it up on silver paper and added the sentiment.  Then, because I couldn't resist, I chose gold as my card base.  All sorts of shimmery paper!

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Retro Rubber Challenge #76...

Welcome to a new Retro Rubber Challenge!  It’s Anything Goes!

RRCB 76

I opted to go with a Christmas theme and dug out this cute nutcracker stamp from Simon Says Stamp’s Retro Christmas (2015).  I colored him in with colored pencils and then die cut the image.

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I added the sentiment (I do like to do sideways sentiments) and a bit of twine and a few dots.  A strip of striped paper backed with some old olive was the final touch before I layered everything on an early espresso card base.

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Be sure to play along and link up HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  SU! white, early espresso, old olive and letters to Santa dsp.  Stamps:  SSS Retro Christmas (2015).  Dies:  PTI linen impression plate.  MFT mini scallop stitched rectangles.  Other:  SU! early espresso twine and dots.  Colored pencils.  Memento black ink.


Artsy Shapes For AYSI...

It’s a new challenge at As You See It!  We have a great sketch for you to give a go. 

#163 11.17.17

I started by stamping a number of shaped images, chalking them up and then fussy cutting them out.

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Then I die cut the flagged shape and the arch, added the sentiment and then a bit of hemp.

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I randomly attached my cut shapes and then added some dots and rhinestones.

Be sure to play along with us and link up HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  PTI white, kraft and summer sunrise.  Stamps:  SSS artsy shapes.  Verve Grace.  Dies:  MFT stitched fishtails and stitched arches.  PTI linen impression plate.  Other:  Chalks, dots, rhinestones, and hemp.


Celebrate...

Yep, another post today!  Today I am playing along with the Card Concept challenge.  The challenge is Rich Holiday and I am not sure if that is the interpretation I came up with but what the hay!

My card is super CAS by using a few random damask images in Christmas colors on the card. 

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I added the sentiment, ran the card thru the linen impression plate, and then added some rhinestones.

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Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  PTI white.  Inks:  PTI new leaf, green parakeet, mint julep and pure poppy.  Memento black.  Stamps:  Pretty Pink Post damask greetings.  Other:  PTI linen impression plate.  SU! rhinestones.


Falling For You...

Can you believe it?  I have a post that is unrelated to any of my design teams!  I am easing back into posting a little more regularly!

I created a card using the sketch from CAS(E) this Sketch.  It was quite an interesting one so I did my best with my interpretation.

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I used a maple leaf stencil to create a fall background and then added a few random leaves.  Using some stickers, I created a sentiment and was done.

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I really like this card for some reason and hope you do too!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  PTI white.  Inks:  SU! always artichoke, cajun craze, fresh fig, crushed curry, and chocolate chip.  Stamps:  SU! colorful seasons.  SSS leaves and scribbles; apple of my eye.  Dies etc:  MB garden falling maple stencil.  PTI linen impression plate.  Other:  Stickers from stash.


Retro Rubber Challenge #75...

Welcome to a new Retro Rubber Challenge!  It’s a color inspiration and the challenge image provides a lot of color choices!

RRCB 75

I started with this image from Clearly Gina K Always Autumn from 2014.  I used my colored pencils before adding the sentiment from Papertrey Ink’s Keep It Simple Thanksgiving (2014).

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Using the sketch from Paper Craft Crew, I added some white jute ribbon and a couple of pieces of cardstock – early espresso and crushed curry.  The early espresso with the chevron cut outs was one of the scraps that I found that went perfectly with the sketch and color challenge.

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I layered everything together and then added a few dots and pearls.

Be sure to play along with the Retro Rubber Challenge and link up HERE!

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Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  PTI white and kraft.  SU! early espresso and crushed curry.  Stamps:  Clearly Gina K always autumn (2014) and PTI KIS Thanksgiving (2014).  Inks:  SU! Sahara sand.  Colored pencils.  Memento black.  Other:  SU! dots, pearls and white jute ribbon.


Autumn Leaves For AYSI...

It’s a new challenge at As You See It!  We have a fun sketch that you should enjoy interpreting into an awesome card!

#162 11.3.17

I started by cutting three strips of paper and adhered to the card base.  I stamped a small leaf to take the place of the dot on the sketch.

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Then I die cut a rectangle using my new PTI brushed off rectangle dies.  Now that I have broken them out, I am going to be using them.  I love the shape you get!

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Then I stamped a larger leaf to represent the bottom square and the sentiment for the top square in the sketch.  I added a few dots in place of a ribbon.  After I put everything together, I wished I would have added some twine instead of the dots!

Be sure to join us and link up HERE

I am entering this card in the Fab Friday Challenge (colors) and the Fusion Challenge (leaves).  Let’s just hope I remember to link them up!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  PTI white and vanilla.  SU! tangerine tango, pumpkin pie, and fresh fig.  Inks:  SU! fresh fig.  Memento black.  Stamps:  SSS leaves and scribbles.  Clearly Gina K always autumn.  Dies:  PTI linen impression plate and brushed off rectangles.  MFT horizontal stitched stripes.  Other:  SU! dots.


November House Of Cards...

It’s a new month and a new challenge at House of Cards!  Make a holiday card and/or use the colors in the challenge image and you will be all set!

Nov holiday and or colors

I started with a card base of sahara sand and added a mini scalloped layer of soft stone.  Although it basically looks white in the photo.  (sigh)

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I stamped a wintery type flower in red and green, added a sentiment and die cut using my mini stitched circles die.

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After that I added some red ribbon and layered everything together. 

Be sure to join us and link up HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  PTI white and soft stone.  SU! sahara sand.  Stamps:  PTI holiday greens.  Inks:  SU! real red and garden green.  Memento black.  Dies:  PTI linen impression plate.  MFT blueprints 20 and mini scallop stitched circles.  Other:  SU! cherry cobbler ribbon.