Wednesday, May 16, 2018

New Catalog Preview!

This card uses a new catalog stamp set and coordinating punch: Varied Vases and Vases Builder punch.

I also used a sketch and a color challenge.

The sketch is for the Global Design Project#138 here.

And the colors are for the Splitcoast Color Challenge#687 here.

The colors to use are Calypso Coral, Peekaboo Peach, Crushed Curry and Pear Pizzazz.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Varied Vases
Papers: WW, Calypso Coral, Pear Pizzazz, Delightful Daisy DSP
Inks: Calypso Coral, Pear Pizzazz, Crushed Curry, Peekaboo Peach
Accessories: Banner Triple Punch, Vases Builder Punch, Whisper White Solid Bakers Twine

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Bright Card for Case this Sketch

I used the Case this Sketch#271 here for this bright card.

Picture Perfect Birthday is the stamp set with a three patterns from the Tutti-frutti DSP.

Can I say, again, how much I will miss this DSP?!?!

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Picture Perfect Birthday
Papers: WW, Rich Razzleberry, Peekaboo Peach, Tutti-frutti DSP
Inks: Rich Razzleberry
Accessories: Simple Stripes embossing folder, Whisper White Solid Bakers Twine, Stampin dimensionals

Monday, May 14, 2018

New Catalog Pre-Order Goodies for a TGIF Challenge


I just got back from a wonderful long weekend to Door County and I had to play with my new catalog pre-order!

I used some new papers, Garden Impressions DSP with a retiring stamp set, Layering Love. I also used a new core color, Soft Sea Foam.

This new DSP is colorful and fun and just awesome!

I also used the sketch at TGIF Challenge#159 here.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Layering Love
Papers: WW, Melon Mambo. Soft Sea Foam, Garden Impressions DSP
Inks: Melon Mambo
Accessories: Layering Ovals Framelits, Subtles Enamel Shapes, Stampin dimensionals

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Mixed Drinks Card for Two Challenges

One of my favorite stamp sets, Mixed Drinks, is going to retire so I had to use it for this card.
I also had to combine two challenges for this one, again!

First, it's for the sketch at Freshly Made Sketches#336 here.  I just flipped the sketch for my card.

And then I used the Global Design Project#137, here.  It's a color challenge to use Melon Mambo, Lemon Lime Twist and Pool Party.

It just so happened that I had these colors out from the last few cards.

Mixed Drinks is the stamp set with some Picture Perfect Party DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Mixed Drinks
Papers: WW, Pool Party, Picture Perfect Party DSP
Inks: Basic Black, Pool Party, Lemon Lime Twist, Melon Mambo
Accessories: 3/8 inch Lemon Lime Twist mini-striped ribbon, Tutti-frutti adhesive backed sequins

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Another Double-Duty Card!

I came across another color challenge very similar to yesterday's post. And I happened to have out most of these colors and papers.

TGIF Challenge#158 here, is to use Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist and Basic Black.

And  I used the sketch at Viva la Verve May 2018 here.

I paired retiring goodies with a new stamp set:
Love What You Do is the stamp set with some Picture Perfect Party DSP and some Petal Passion DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Love What You Do
Papers: WW, Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist, Petal Passion DSP, Picture Prefect Party DSP
Inks: Basic Black, Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Circles Framelits, 1/2 inch Berry Burst finely woven ribbon, Tutti-frutti adhesive backed sequins, Triple Banner punch, Stampin dimensionals

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Two For Tuesday!

A favorite of mine is to combine challenges, and this one is for a sketch and a color challenge.

First, the sketch at Sunday Stamps#178 here.

And then the colors are from Splitcoast Color Combination#686 here.
The colors to use are Melon Mambo, Lemon Lime Twist and Basic Black.

Flower Shop (retiring) and Thoughtful Banners are the stamp sets.

Also used some Pick a Pattern DSP (retring).

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Flower Shop and Thoughtful Banners
Papers: WW, Basic Black, Melon Mambo, Lemon Lime Twist, Pick a Pattern DSP
Inks: Lemon Lime Twist and Melon Mambo
Accessories: Starburst punch, 1/2 inch, 1 3/8 inch and 1 1/2 inch Circle punches, 1/2 inch Lemon Lime Twist finely woven ribbon, Brights Enamel Shapes, Stampin dimensionals

Monday, May 7, 2018

New 2018-2020 In Color Card

I'm back from a really fun wedding weekend and thought I'd send a thank you for including us!

I used the Case this Sketch#270 here, and followed it pretty literally!

There are 3 new 2018-2020 In Colors on this card- Lovely Lipstick, Pineapple Punch and Blueberry Bushel.

One Big Meaning is the stamp set, which is sadly going to retire. I also used the shape from Thoughtful Banners.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: One Big Meaning and Thoughtful Banners
Papers: Watercolor, Crumb Cake
Inks: Lovely Lipstick, Pineapple Punch, Blueberry Bushel
Accessories: Aqua painter, 3/8 inch Crumb Cake classic weave ribbon, Stampin dimensionals