Saturday, August 20, 2016

Retro Sketches | RS228 & The Curtain Call Challenge - Flamingo

It's time for a NEW sketch over at Retro Sketches!!   

This week's sketch is based off a card I created...you can find my original creation HERE.   For my card I thought I would have a little fun and combine it with the current Curtain Call Challenge - Flamingo.  This sweet Flamingo is from the Flamingo Together stamp set from Lawn Fawn and the fun coordinating papers are from American Crafts.

 Supplies:
Paper: White CS (Recollections), Black CS (Recollections), Black Small Dots (Making Memories), Dear Lizzy Fine & Dandy Stay Wild (American Crafts); Stamps: Flamingo Together (Lawn Fawn), Holiday Party Animal (Lawn Fawn); Ink: Tuxedo Black (Memento), Clear (Simon Says Stamps); Coloring Medium: Copic Markers; Tools: Jumbo Fishtail Banner (Die-Namics), Fishtail Flags Stax (Die-Namics), Nested Circles (American Crafts), Embossing Heat Tool, Scor-Buddy, Paper Trimmer (Fiskars), Big Shot (Sizzix); Other: Twine (Lawn Fawn), Rhinestones (Recollections), Fine Detail White Embossing Powder (Gina K Designs), Clear Wink of Stella (Zig), ATG Tape, Foam Tape

 

Now it's your turn.  Make sure to stop by the Retro Sketches Blog to see what the rest of the girls have been up to!!

Happy Stamping!!

Friday, August 19, 2016

Gina K. Designs - MAHALO

Hello Everyone!

I'm back with one last card that I would like to share from the July release from Gina K. Designs!  This one is from the My Island stamp set by Claire Brennan!  Doesn't it make you want to be able to escape to the tropics?!?! 

Supplies: 
Paper: Pure Luxury Card Stock in Black Onyx & White (GKD), Pure Luxury Layering Weight Card Stock in White (GKD); Stamps: My Island by Claire Brennan for Gina K. Designs; Ink: GKD Color Companions Ink in Black Onxy, Lemon Drop, Honey Mustard & Kraft; Tools:  Rectangle Die, Scor-Buddy, Big Shot (Sizzix)


Make sure to mark your calendar...

Happy Stamping!!

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Viva La Verve - Have a Happy Day

Hello Everyone! 

Stopping in to share a card I created using the current sketch over at Viva La Verve.   I used a sentiment from the Be Blessed stamp set along with the Sprightly Sprigs die from Verve Stamps to create the focal point.

Supplies:
Paper: White CS (Recollections), Crumb Cake CS (SU!), Victoria Gardens (Echo Park); Stamps: Be Blessed (Verve Stamps); Ink: Crumb Cake (SU!); Tools: Pierced Circle Stax (Die-Namics), Small Nested Scallop Circles (Spellbinders), Simply Scallops Medium (Die-Namics), Sprightly Sprigs (A Cut Above Dies by Verve), Scor-Buddy, Paper Trimmer (Fiskars), Big Shot (Sizzix); Other: Seam Binding (SU!), Pearls (Recollections), Clear Wink of Stella (Zig), ATG Tape, Foam Tape

http://vlvsketches.blogspot.com/2016/08/viva-la-verve-august-sketch-1.html
 
Happy Stamping!!

Monday, August 15, 2016

The Curtain Call Challenge - Flamingo

It's that time again...Curtain Time!!
We are excited to present a new challenge, Flamingo.

 
The LEAD of this challenge will be invited to be a guest designer in an upcoming challenge!

I was inspired by the Flamingos in this weeks inspiration photo and just had to ink up the
 Flamingo Together stamp set from Lawn Fawn to create a small note card.


 Supplies:
Paper: White CS (Recollections), Black CS (Recollections), Pink CS (Unknown), Necessities Black 6x6 Pad (My Minds Eye); Stamps: Flamingo Together (Lawn Fawn); Ink: Tuexedo Black (Memento); Coloring Medium: Copic Markers (C7, RV32, RV34); Tools: Flamingo Together Coordinating Dies (Lawn Fawn), Small & Large Stitched Rectangle Stackables (Lawn Fawn), Scor-Buddy, Paper Trimmer (Fiskars), Big Shot (Sizzix); Other: Rhinestones, Glossy Accents (Ranger), ATG Tape, Foam Tape


Saturday, August 13, 2016

Retro Sketch | RS227

It's time for a NEW sketch over at Retro Sketches!! 
 
I was inspired to create a Friendship card using a mix of stamps & dies from Reverse Confetti.

Supplies:
Paper: White CS (Recollections), Crumb Cake CS (SU!), Carnival 6x6 Pad (Colorbok); Stamps: A Friend Like You (Reverse Confetti); Ink: Crumb Cake (SU!); Tools: Butterfly Dreams (Confetti Cuts), Small Stitched Rectangle Stackables (Lawn Fawn), Scor-Buddy, Paper Trimmer (Fiskars), Big Shot (Sizzix); Other: Seam Binding (SU!), Button, Twine (Hemptique), Enamel Dots (My Minds Eye), ATG Tape, Foam Tape


Now it's your turn.  Make sure to stop by the Retro Sketches Blog to see what the rest of the girls have been up to!! 

Happy Stamping!!

Friday, August 12, 2016

Gina K. Designs - Merci

Hello Everyone!

Today's card features the NEWLY released French Flair stamp set by Theresa Momber for  Gina K. Designs.  This is one of the cards I shared at the July Release Party over at StampTV

Supplies:
Paper: Pure Luxury Card Stock in Black Onyx & White (GKD), Sending Love 6x6 Pack (GKD);  Stamps: French Flair by Theresa Momber for Gina K.Designs; Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black & GKD Color Companions Black Onyx;  Coloring Medium: Copic Markers YG93, YG95, V15, V25; Tools: Tag Die, Scallop Square Die, Scor-Buddy, Big Shot (Sizzix); Other: Clear Wink of Stella (Zig), Satin Ribbon



Happy Stamping!!

Sunday, August 7, 2016

The Curtain Call Challenge - Snow Cone Reminder

There is still time to join us for the Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge: Snow Cone!
You have until August 10th at 8:00 AM CDT to be inspired and share your project!
 
 
 
The LEAD of this challenge will be invited to be a guest designer in an upcoming challenge!
 
I'm back with my second take...I used the YUMMY popsicle die called Let's Chill 
 from Reverse Confetti to create this sweet summertime Thank You card. 
 
 Supplies:
Paper: White CS (Recollections), Sugar Shoppe 6x6 Pad (Doodlebug Designs); Stamps: Donut You Know (Reverse Confetti); Ink: Black (Simon Says Ink); Tools: Let's Chill (Confetti Cuts), Nested Circles (American Crafts), Corner Rounder (EK Success), Scor-Buddy, Paper Trimmer (Fiskars), Big Shot (Sizzix); Other: Twine, Glitter, ATG Tape, Foam Tape
 
 
 
site design by designer blogs