Thinking of You

Retro Rubber Challenge 137...

It’s a new challenge at Retro Rubber!  We are partnering with the Double Trouble Challenge so you can play along with both!

RRCB 137

We have a sketch challenge on which you must use at least one stamp older than a year.  The requirements for the Double Trouble Challenge are:

  • Thing 1 – Trouble Maker: 3-2-1 Recipe: 3 colors – 2 embellishments – 1 old stamp
  • Thing 3 – Twisted Sister: Follow our RRCB sketch with at least one angular shape.
  • Thing 2 – Double Dare (Optional): If you used the RRCB sketch and the 3-2-1 Recipe be sure to link your card Double Trouble’s challenge to receive an additional chance to be in Double Trouble’s random draw.

I started with a soft green polka dot panel and added a hexagon shape instead of the triangle.  I used my Rubbernecker Summer Meadow stamps that I have had for several years and colored them using some distress inks. 

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I added a piece of summer starfruit paper to add a little pop and then added the sentiment (from Simon Says Stamp You Got This – 2017) and embellishments.  I followed our sketch and Thing 1 and 3 for the Double Trouble Challenge.

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Play along and link up HERE for Retro Rubber and HERE for Double Trouble.

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  SU! white and summer starfruit.  Pattern paper from stash.  Stamps:  Rubbernecker summer meadow (have had 3-5 years).  SSS you got this (2017).  Dies:  PTI linen plate.  MFT vertical stitched panels and hexagon stax.  Other:  SU! dots.  


Retro Rubber Challenge 133...

It’s a new challenge at Retro Rubber!  It’s anything goes!

RRCB 133

I started with a card base of night of navy.  Then I die cut 3 strips from vellum and adhered to the card base.

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I stamped the sentiment from my Simon Says Stamp I See You stamp set from 2015 and then embossed with white to make it pop.

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I die cut the leaf to go with my botanical themed vellum, adhered and was done!

Play along and link up HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  SU! white, night of navy and botanical gardens vellum. Dies:  PTI linen and leaf.  SSS sketchy banners.  Stamps:  SSS I see you (2015).  Other:  White embossing powder.


Thinking Of You For AYSI...

A lovely sketch challenge is on tap at As You See It!

#213 11.8.19

I started with some fall themed pattern paper and adhered to the white card base.  I die cut two double stitched circles from shaded spruce and white.

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I added the sentiment and then did an acorn punch with a button and some twine.  Finally I added some bling and was done!

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Link up HERE to play along with us!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  SU! white and shaded spruce.  Lawn Fawn sweater weather.  Dies:  PTI linen plate.  MFT double stitched circles.  SU! acorn punch.  Stamps:  PTI mini blooms.  Other:  bling and twine.


Retro Rubber Challenge 112...

It’s a new challenge at Retro Rubber!  We have an embellishment challenge for you to use buttons or bows or both on your card!

RRCB 112

I opted to showcase one sweet button!  I started by stamping the image from the SU! On The Grow stamp set (circa 2011) and used chalks to color in the flowers.

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I layered the image up on several pattern papers and then added the sentiment and the button and ribbon.

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Play along and link up HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  SU! very vanilla.  Papers from stash.  Stamps:  SU! on the grow (2011).  Other:  Chalks, button and ribbon.


Patterns For House Of Cards...

The first day of August means it’s a new challenge at House of Cards.  The challenge for this month is to use pattern paper, the colors in the challenge image, or both.

August Patterned Paper and or colors

I opted to use pattern papers for this challenge.  I found some lovely coordinating papers and cut strips that I adhered to a base of lost lagoon.

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I debated about how to add a sentiment and finally landed on using a strip of cardstock and attaching it to the bottom of the card.  I feel like it gives a bit of weight to all of the patterns.

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A few rhinestones for some sparkle and I was done.

Play along and link up HERE!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  SU! lost lagoon.  PTI everyday blessings.  Dies:  PTI linen impression plate.  Stamps:  PTI KIS missing you.  Other:  SU! rhinestones.


Purples For AYSI...

We have a new challenge for you at As You See It with a fun sketch challenge!

#173 4.6.18

I opted to go with a monochromatic look and stayed with purple!  I stamped the background image with my SU! off the grid stamp.

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Then I die cut three Chandra stems and adhered them together but made sure they were a bit wonky when I put them together to add a bit of depth to them.

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I added a sentiment and some bling and was done!  Be sure to link up HERE to play along!

Thanks for stopping in today!

Supplies:  CS:  SU! white and perfect plum.  Inks:  Memento.  SU! perfect plum.  Stamps:  SU! off the grid.  PTI thinking of you.  Dies:  PTI linen impression plate.  MFT washi tape.  Memory Box Chandra stem.  Other:  SU! dots and rhinestones.


January House Of Cards...

It’s a new month and a new challenge at House of Cards!  This month is mixed media and/or use the colors in the image.  I attempted to do a bit of both!

January Mixed Media Colors

I started with three quarter inch strips of coral, green and yellow.  I die cut a shape and then used embossing paste and a stencil to create a harlequin pattern on pink paper.

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I added the sentiment and attached everything to a card base of crumbcake.

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Be sure to play and along and link up HERE!

I am entering this in the Freshly Made Sketches challenge.

Thanks for stopping by!

Supplies:  CS:  SU! calyspo coral, pink pirouette, pear pizzazz, so saffron and crumbcake.  Dies/Stencils:  Tim Holtz harlequin stencil.  MFT blueprints 13.  Stamps:  Pretty Pink Posh damask greetings.  Other:  Embossing paste, rhinestones.


A Twisty As You See It...

Hi there!  We have a new challenge at As You See It today!  It’s a color challenge and it was a bit of a challenge for me!

#156 8.11.17

I opted to use some funky looking snowflakes and stamped them randomly in the required colors.

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Then I added a sentiment and some dots before applying to the elegant eggplant and lemon lime twist cardstock.

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Link up HERE to play along!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  SU! white, elegant eggplant and lemon lime twist.  Inks:  SU! real red, elegant eggplant and lemon lime twist.  Memento black.  Stamps:  PTI freshly fallen.  CB message me.  Other:  PTI linen impression plate.  SU! dots.


August House Of Cards...

It’s time for the August House of Cards Challenge!  The challenge is to use florals and/or the colors in the image.

August Floral Images and or colors

I did a bit of a combo of both by stamping this lovely wisteria image.

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I added the sentiment and a few purple enamel dots.

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Link up HERE to play along!

I am entering this card in the CAS(E) this Sketch challenge as well.

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Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  PTI white.  Stamps:  PTI garden gate.  CB message me.  Inks:  PTI spring moss, ripe avocado, and winter wisteria.  Memento black.  Other:  SU! dots.  PTI linen impression plate.


Retro Rubber Challenge #68...

Welcome to a new Retro Rubber Challenge!  We have a color inspiration based on the photo in the challenge image.

RRCB 68

I loved the checkered cloth so I decided to use that as my background by using a stencil and some red ink.

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I stamped the chair image and then used my colored pencils.  This is from the SU! cherish friendship stamp set.  I have had this set since 2011.  I added the sentiment and ran the card thru the linen impression plate.

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

Thanks for stopping by today!

Supplies:  CS:  PTI white.  Inks:  SU! real red.  Memento black.  Colored pencils.  Dies/Stencils:  PTI linen impression plate.  MFT checkerboard.  Stamps:  SU! cherish friendship (2011) and CB message me (2016).