Sunday, April 10, 2011

Skipping Stones Design Sketch #71 & Lawnscaping Challenge #7

This week's sketch by Laurie Schmidlin at Skipping Stones Design is such a versatile sketch to use.  I just love it and plan to make more cards using it.  I decided to make a get feeling better card because my aunt-in-law isn't doing so well.  I wanted a very elegant card to send her.  I used some scrap papers lying around from my mother's day cards.  I really love how this card turned out, so I will be off to the craft store this week to buy more paper.

I also found a new, great blog--Lawnscaping Challenge.  Be sure to check out their great stamps.  I can't wait to buy some!  For this challenge you had to make your own patterned paper with stamps.  I stamped the background with Teresa Collins--Posh stamp set.

 
 

Supplies:
Stamps:  Teresa Collins--Posh; Sentiment stamp--Stampabilities
Ink:  Distressed Ink--Walnut Stain
Paper:  craft paper--The Paper Company; vellum--source unknown; patterned paper--Le'Romantique--Collection (graphic 45)
Button--Joann's
Ribbon--Joann's (flower--self created)
Pearls--Joann's

7 comments:

  1. Very pretty, love the script in the background and your soft colors...thanks for playing along at Skipping Stones Design!

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  2. really gorgeous...love the bloom! Thanks for playing with us at Skipping Stones!

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  3. Very pretty card! Thanks so much for joining us over at SSD!

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  4. Beautiful. Elegant! Gorgeous.... Thanks for playing along with us at Lawnscaping!

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  5. how beautiful! The colors and patterns are stunning!

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  6. What pretty card, love the layout and your patterns.

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