Saturday, November 17, 2018

Sweet Christmas Card for the Global Design Project





This sweet Christmas card is for the Global Design Project#164 here.
It's a Case the designer and I chose to Case Louise Sharp's card pretty closely.


I kept the gingham background using the Buffalo Check stamp. And then the tree and greeting are from the Nothing Sweeter stamp set.  I also used the Sweetly Stitched Framelits.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Buffalo Check background and Nothing Sweeter
Papers: WW, Garden Green, Real Red
Inks: Garden Green and Real Red
Accessories: Garden Green Baker's Twine, Sweetly Stitched Framelits, Stampin dimensionals







Friday, November 16, 2018

Masculine Birthday Card for a Splitcoast Sketch

I needed a birthday card for a great kid who's turning 9 years old.

I used the Splitcoast Sketch Challenge#723 here.

I think the Best Route DSP is great for masculine cards!

Picture Perfect Birthday is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Picture Perfect Birthday
Papers: WW, Blueberry Bushel, Mango Melody, Gray Granite, Best Route DSP
Inks: Gray Granite, Blueberry Bushel and Mango Melody
Accessories: 1 1/4 inch Circle punch, Stampin dimensionals






Thursday, November 15, 2018

Christmas Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

Here's a quick, cute, clean and simple Christmas card thanks to the Freshly Made Sketch#363 here.
I just turned the sketch on it's side.

Merry Christmas to All is the stamp set with it's coordinating Merry Christmas Thinlits.  And then there's some Under the Mistletoe DSP.

Even though it's hard to see, I ran the Old Olive thru the Big Shot with the Sparkle embossing folder.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps:  Merry Christmas to All
Papers:  Old Olive, Real Red, Under the Mistletoe DSP
Inks: White Craft
Accessories: Merry Christmas Thinlits, Sparkle embossing folder, White embossing powder, Stampin dimensionals


Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Lodge Inspired Christmas Card for a Stamp Ink Paper Challenge

Since I had the Buffalo Check background stamp out for my last card, I used it again for this card.

I also used the Stamp Ink Paper Challenge#176-At the Lodge, here.

The Wood Textures DSP and the red and black buffalo check make me think of a lodge.

Snowflake Sentiments and Nothing Sweeter are the stamp sets too.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Buffalo Check background, Snowflake Sentiments, Nothing Sweeter
Papers: WW, Crumb Cake, Basic Black, Real Red, Wood Textures DSP
Inks: Basic Black, Real Red and Crumb Cake
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Ovals Framelits, Sweetly Stitched Framelits, Red Rhinestone Basic Jewels, 3/8 inch Real Red Cotton Ribbon, Stampin dimensionals




Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Cozy Christmas Card for The Paper Players

This is my take on the color challenge at The Paper Players#418 here.
The colors to use are Poppy Parade, So Saffron and Smoky Slate.

Buffalo Check background and Farmhouse Christmas are the stamp sets with a bit of the Neutrals 6 by 6 DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Buffalo Check background and Farmhouse Christmas
Papers: WW, Poppy Parade, So Saffron, Neutrals 6 by 6 DSP
Inks: Poppy Parade, So Saffron, Smoky Slate, Old Olive
Accessories: Farmhouse Framelits, Stampin dimensionals











Monday, November 12, 2018

Birthday Card for Two Challenges

This birthday card is for two challenges.
First, the sketch is for TGIF Challenge#185 here.

And second, the colors are for Just Add Ink#433 here.
The colors to use are Blueberry Bliss, Lemon Lime Twist and Berry Burst.

Broadway Birthday is the stamp set with it's coordinating Broadway Lights Framelits.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Broadway Birthday
Papers: WW, Blueberry Bliss, Lemon Lime Twist and Berry Burst
Inks: Blueberry Bliss, Lemon Lime Twist and Berry Burst
Accessories: Broadway Lights Framelits, Layering Circles Framelits, Stampin dimensionals, 1/8 inch Blueberry Bliss grosgrain ribbon





Saturday, November 10, 2018

Festive Farmhouse Christmas Suite Card for a Case this Sketch

This card showcases the Festive Farmhouse Christmas Suite for sketch challenge.

I used the Case this Sketch#297 here.

Farmhouse Christmas is the stamp set with some Festive Farmhouse DSP,  the Farmhouse Thinlits and some Festive Farmhouse Cotton Twine.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Farmhouse Christmas
Papers: VV, Cherry Cobbler, Mossy Meadow, Festive Farmhouse DSP
Inks: Cherry Cobbler
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Farmhouse Framelits, Festive Farmhouse Cotton Twine, Stampin dimensionals






Friday, November 9, 2018

Triple Treat Birthday Card



I made this bright Birthday card for three challenges!!

First, the sketch is from the Splitcoast Sketch#722 here.

Second, I got the colors from the Hand Stamped Sentiments #302 here.
The colors to use are Merry Merlot, Pumpkin Pie and Crushed Curry.

And finally, the Global Design Project#163 Theme-30 Years of Stampin UP, here.
I went with the Birthday theme.  So happy I've been with them for part of those years!

Merry Christmas to All is the stamp set with some Neutrals and Regals 6 by 6 DSP.

I colored some watercolor paper with the three colors and an Aqua painter and cut the sentiment out with the Happy Birthday Thinlits.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Merry Christmas to All
Papers: Watercolor, VV, Crushed Curry, Neutrals and Regals 6 by 6 DSP
Inks: Merry Merlot, Cruched Curry and Pumpkin Pie
Accessories: Happy Birthday Thinlits, Aqua painter, Fine tip glue pen









Thursday, November 8, 2018

Christmas Joy for a Freshly Made Sketch

This is a Christmas card for the Freshly Made Sketch#362 here.

Merry Christmas to All is the stamp set with some Under the Mistletoe DSP.

I can see using this sketch again and again for all different occasions!

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Merry Christmas to All
Papers: WW, Real Red, Old Olive, Under the Mistletoe DSP
Inks: Real Red, Old Olive
Accessories: Red Rhinestone Basic Jewels, Layering Circles Framelits, 3/8 inch Real Red cotton ribbon, Stampin dimensionals






Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Christmas Card for a Fab Friday Sketch

This is my take on the sketch at Fab Friday#149 here.

A cute, quick and clean Christmas card!

Nothing Sweeter and At Home With You are the stamp sets with some Festive Farmhouse DSP.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Nothing Sweeter and At Home With You
Papers: VV, Mossy Meadow, Cherry Cobbler, Festive Farmhouse DSP
Inks: Mossy Meadow and Cherry Cobbler
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Squares Framelits, Sweetly Stitched Framelits, Festive Farmhouse Cotton Twine, Stampin dimensionals








Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Two for Tuesday Fall Thank You Card

Here's a thank you card for two challenges.

First, I found the colors for this card at Sunday Stamps#191 here.

I chose to focus on the blue, gray and yellow, using Pool Party, Gray Granite and So Saffron.

The second challenge is for The Paper Players#417-Give Thanks, here.

At Home with You is the stamp set with it's coordinating At Home Framelits.
I also ran the Pool Party piece thru the Big Shot with the Pinewood Planks textured embossing folder.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: At Home With You
Papers: WW, Gray Granite, So Saffron, Pool Party
Inks: Gray Granite, So Saffron, Pool Party, Old Olive, Mango Melody
Accessories: At Home Framelits, Pinewood Planks textured embossing folder, Stampin dimensionals




Monday, November 5, 2018

Christmas Card for a Case this Sketch

Another cute, quick, clean and simple Christmas card thanks to the Case this Sketch#296 here.

Since I had the Merry Christmas to All stamp set and Under the Mistletoe DSP out from my last card, I used them again for this card.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Merry Christmas to All
Papers: WW, Real Red, Old Olive, Under the Mistletoe DSP
Inks: Real Red and Old Olive
Accessories: Stamparatus, Red Rhinestone Basic Jewels, Stampin dimensionals









Friday, November 2, 2018

Christmas Blessings Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

This Christmas card uses the Freshly Made Sketch#361 here.  I just love a clean and quick card, especially when I need to make about 100 for Christmas!!

I used the Merry Christmas to All stamp set with some Under the Mistletoe DSP.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Merry Christmas to All
Papers: WW, Shaded Spruce, Under the Mistletoe DSP
Inks: Shaded Spruce and Real Red
Accessories: Merry Christmas Thinlits, 3/8 inch Real Red grosgrain ribbon, Stampin dimensionals










Thursday, November 1, 2018

Birthday Card for The Paper Players


 
 

I needed a birthday card for a great friend's birthday today so I used the sketch at The Paper Players#416 here.

Picture Perfect Birthday and Broadway Birthday are the stamp sets with some Broadway Bound Specialty DSP.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Picture Perfect Birthday and Broadway Birthday
Papers: WW, Grey Granite, Broadway Bound Specialty DSP
Inks: Lovely Lipstick and Grey Granite
Accessories: Broadway Lights Framelits, 1/8 inch Lovely Lipstick grosgrain ribbon, Stampin dimensionals