Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Birthday Card

I have another card today, this one a birthday card for challenge #85 over at Muse. The challenge was to use the inspiration card to come up with one of your own.
 
Here is the card I came up with...

Here's a better shot of the leaves I cut out with my Quickutz Reuse die, I double cut them with light and dark scraps to give the card more texture.

Paper: scraps
Ink: CTMH Blush, cotton candy, sunflower, honey
Stamp: CTMH D1368 I am
C1056 Curly Sentiments
D1187 For Every Occasion
Die: Quickutz-Reuse
Other: wink of stella pen
 
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Christmas Card

I have another Christmas card today for the challenge at Weekly Christmas Card Challenges. this week the challenge was to use any or all of the colors displayed in this color scheme.

 
I went for the bottom of the color spectrum in that I used red and a little pink mixed with some gold for my card.
 

 
Paper: SEI, Recollections and Scenic route
Stamp: CTMH D1376 Holiday Warmth
Ink: CTMH Honey, Ruby, Olive
Ribbon: Scrap
 
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Thursday, September 11, 2014

Christmas Cards

Hello friends! I am done with graduate school and but still have a little studying to do for a major test that is coming up so that I can work in my chosen career. Anyways, I am hoping to get back to blogging on a somewhat regular basis, or at least once per week!

This weeks goal was to create 3 Christmas cards, which I finished up last night (I actually made 4) and to upload a video to YT...I will share the cards here and then link the video I uploaded at the bottom. Have a great week everyone!
Card #1was inspired by the challenge over at the Christmas Card Challenge Blog, the theme was to think skinny.
Paper: scraps
Ribbon: Celebrate It (Michaels)
Twine: Target
Brads: MME lush
Stamp: CTMH B1412 Perfect fit--Holidays
Ink: CTMH Cranberry & Saddle, Tsukineko gold
Embossing folder: Sizzex snow flurries


Card #2 was inspired by the challenge over at Merry Monday Christmas Card Challenge Blog, the theme was to use a vehicle and well...Santa can't deliver toys without his reindeer!
Paper: Scraps
Ribbon: Celebrate it (Michael's)
Bling: CTMH & Want to Scrap
Stamp: CTMH C1427 I believe
Ink: CTMH cocoa & saddle
Embossing folder: Sizzix snow flurries



Card #3 was also inspired by the Merry Monday challenge to use a vehicle and of course toys can't arrive without Santa!
Paper: scraps
Ribbon: scraps
Bling: Want 2 Scrap
Stamp: CTMH C1427 I believe
Ink: CTMH cranberry & saddle
embossing folder: Spellbinders


Finally Card #4 was inspired by the Muse challenge to be inspired by the card that is posted there.
Paper: scraps, CTMH glitter paper
dies: Sizzix star framelits
stamps: CTMH S1210 Very Merry Christmas SOTM
Ink: CTMH black
embossing folder: diamond shape (I think it's a spellbinders) 
 
 
 
 
Finally here is the link to my video, it's my April CKC kit....I know I'm a little late with it, but here it is non the less! I will post the layout share video on Monday 9/15 from this kit.

 
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