Theme Challenge

Retro Rubber Challenge #58 part two...

It’s the second week of the Retro Rubber Anything Goes Challenge. Be sure to play along!

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I started by die cutting some stitched clouds and a stitched sun.

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I stamped some random circles for raindrops and then added the sentiment and die cuts, using the sketch from CAS(E) this Sketch.

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I admit I wasn’t as thrilled with the finished product as I would have liked but sometimes you just have to try out an idea to see if you like it or not!  Play along with us and link up HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today! Be sure to pop in tomorrow!

Supplies: CS: PTI white and soft stone. SU! daffodil delight. Stamps: MFT cheerful blessing. PTI confetti toss. Dies: PTI linen impression plate. Lil Inkers small sunshine and rainbows and clouds. Inks: SU! marina mist. Memento black.


Retro Rubber Challenge #56...

It’s time for a new Retro Rubber Challenge! We are all about the birthdays for this challenge and if you are like me, you never have a birthday card handy!

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I started by stamping these layered flowers in pool party and Bermuda bay. Then I added a few crushed curry and delightful Dijon sprinkles. The flower images are from Rubbernecker that I have had at least 3 or 4 years and my sentiment stamp is one I have had since 2014.

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After I added the sentiment, I ran the card front thru the linen impression plate and then die cut using a stitched rectangle. I decided the pattern paper needed a bit more flair and die cut it using a mini scalloped rectangle. I layered everything together and added the final touches of dots and rhinestones.

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

I have managed to get the crud or it’s gotten me so this will be my only post for the week. Blech. Thanks for stopping by today! See you next week!

Supplies: CS: PTI white and kraft. Pattern paper from stash. Stamps: Rubbernecker layered flowers. PTI KIS birthday. Inks: Memento black. SU! Bermuda bay, pool party, delightful Dijon and crushed curry. Dies: PTI linen impression plate. MFT blueprints 20. Other: SU! dots and rhinestones.


Retro Rubber Challenge #55 part two...

It’s the second week of the Retro Rubber Challenge! It’s all about hearts! (on a card!)

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I started by using a dotted chevron die and cut three lines. I backed the white card front with cherry cobbler.

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I stamped the sentiment and then added a few small hearts and rhinestones.

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I am also entering this card in the Paper Players challenge.

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

Thanks for stopping by today! Be sure to stop in tomorrow!

Supplies: CS: SU! white, cherry cobbler and crumbcake. Dies: PTI linen impression plate. MFT blueprints 20. Stamps: PTI kis valentine. Other: Rhinestones.


Retro Rubber Challenge #55...

Welcome to a new challenge at Retro Rubber! We have a theme challenge for you that is all heart! Just use hearts on your card and at least one stamp older than a year and you are good to go!

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I started with a stamp set from Papertrey Ink from 2013. And I have owned it since then! I stamped love and is all you need on white cardstock.

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Then I die cut a string of hearts several times and adhered together before attaching to the card.

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It’s your turn! Add a few hearts to a card and link it up HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today! Be sure to pop in tomorrow!

Supplies: CS: PTI white. SU! cherry cobbler. Inks: Memento black. Stamps: PTI wonderful words love. Dies: Sugarpea Design heart border. PTI linen impression plate.


Kindred Spirits...

I have a fun one layer card for you today! And quite by accident, it happens to fit the Paper Players challenge of a CAS card with flowers.

I stamped this sweet image and used my colored pencils and some chalk to showcase the image.

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I used a sentiment from a different stamp set because I love the saying and thought it perfectly described two creatures that shouldn’t be friends but are! Just like real life!

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Thanks for stopping by today! Be sure to stop in tomorrow!

Supplies: CS: PTI white. Stamps: SU! pretty kitty. Neat & Tangled Scandinavian flowers. Other: Colored pencils. Chalks. PTI linen impression plate.


Retro Rubber Challenge #54 part two...

There’s still time for you to play along with the Retro Rubber Challenge! Just use snow on a card and you are good to go!

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This is one of those cards that looked so much better in my head! I used white ink to stamp the snow flakes and add snow to the branches and you can hardly see either in the pictures. I tried several different ways to photo and maybe the lesson here is to use white embossing powder or invest in better white ink!

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Anyway, I started with my tree images in green and then added the white.   I added the sentiment and then die cut the square. A little bit of washi and the card was done.

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Link up your cards HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today! Be sure to stop in tomorrow!

Supplies: CS: PTI white and soft stone. Stamps: Altenew pine tree and snowing. PTI Christmas critter sentiments. Dies: PTI linen impression plate. MFT cross stitch squares. Inks: SU! old olive. PTI fresh snow. Memento black. Other: SU! washi tape.


Retro Rubber Challenge #54...

Welcome to a new Retro Rubber Challenge!  We have a theme challenge to use snow on your card! And don’t forget to use a stamp older than one year!

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I opted to use paper that had snow on it and die cut a double stitched circle. Then I die cut a couple of mittens out of some coordinating paper and added a string of pearls to the edge of each of them.

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I stamped the sentiment (from the PTI Winter Hills circa 2012) and then used a washi tape die to die cut the cream linen paper. I added a piece of perfect plum (that I also die cut with the washi tape) underneath to help the sentiment stand out a bit. A few enamel dots and pearls finished off the card.

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Be sure to break out your old stamps, whip up a card and join us! Link your beauty HERE!!

I am also entering the CAS(E) this Sketch challenge as it gave me the extra inspiration I needed for this card!

Thanks for stopping by today! Be sure to stop in tomorrow!!

Supplies: CS: PTI vintage linen cream. SU! perfect plum. Cosmo Cricket mitten weather. Stamps: PTI winter hills. Dies: MFT warm and fuzzy, double stitched circles, and washi tape. Other: SU! enamel dots and pearls.


Retro Rubber Challenge #53...

Welcome to a new Retro Rubber Challenge! This is our last one for 2016! I can’t believe the year is almost over! This challenge is a color inspiration based on the picture in the challenge image.

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I used a palette of cream and white with just a smidge of red and green thrown in. I started with some white texture paste and a snowfall stencil. I added the paste to the cream cardstock that I had run thru the linen impression plate and cut down a bit to go on the white card base.

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I stamped the sentiment (circa 2015) and then added a die cut set of holly leaves and berries on the edge. Finally, I popped the sentiment up over the card front. I love the simplicity of the card with all that neutral and small pop of color.

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It’s your turn! Be sure to play along and link up your card HERE!

I am entering this card in the current Paper Players challenge – snowflakes.

Thanks for stopping by today! Be sure to pop in tomorrow!

Supplies: CS: PTI white and vanilla. SU! real red and garden green. Stamps: PTI Christmas cheer. Dies: PTI linen impression plate. SSS falling snow stencil. RC north pole wishes.


Happy Thanksgiving 2016...

Happy Thanksgiving!

Today’s card is courtesy of the Card Concept. I loved their challenge image so I had to play along with a clean and layered card.

I started with a gingham background of soft suede. Then I die cut three sunflowers out of crushed curry and soft suede and added a few garden green leaves.

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I adhered everything to the card front and added the sentiment.

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I hope you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving! Eat lots of turkey!

Thanks for stopping by today! I am off until Monday to enjoy the long weekend!

Supplies: SU! white, garden green, crushed curry, and soft suede. Stamps: MFT gingham background. PTI KIS thanksgiving. Dies: MFT sunflower and royal leaves. Inks: SU! soft suede. Memento black.


Christmas Manger...

Today I am playing along with the Fusion Challenge (sketch) and the Paper Players (theme).

My card is really clean and simple. I started by die cutting the manger three times and then added a single layer of so saffron for the straw roof.

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I stamped the sentiment, adhered the manger, and then added the enamel star. This card feels peaceful to me. I love it!

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Thanks for stopping by today! Be sure to pop in tomorrow!

Supplies: CS: SU! white, soft suede, and so saffron. Dies: PTI petite places nativity and linen impression plate. Stamps: SSS holiday trimmings. Other: Memento black ink. SU! so saffron enamel star.