Cupcake Wishes

Hiya Stampers!

Today’s card is for the challenge over at Global Design Project. Here’s the Theme Challenge they gave us for inspiration:

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Here’s what I came up with:

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I mounted the cupcake onto vellum, then thought it needed a clear window sheet to go on top to make it look like glass…..trying to figure out how to adhere the the window sheet and vellum was a challenge. You can see little splotches of liquid glue peeking through the vellum layer(sigh), but was able to cover the dots of adhesive with the sequins on top of the clear layer. I always gotta make things difficult, lol 😉

Here’s a close up:

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I used the embossing folder for the stem of the cake stand, not sure you can really tell or not. The thick white Baker’s Twine is from the Holiday Mini Catty.

Here’s another view:

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Well, I hope that you liked my sample card. Thank you so much for stopping by. Have a blessed night! ❤

 

Time for Tea

Hey Bleeps (blog peeps)!

Hope ya’ll been doin’ good. For today’s card share I’m using a sweet little tea stamp set from Stampin’ Up! I’m using the color challenge over at Sunday Stamps for inspiration! Here’s the pretty colors they gave us to work with:

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Here’s my card:

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I made an easel card. I had forgotten how fun they are 😉

Here’s a close up:

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I made the label fit my sentiment better by shortening with the Framelit.

I used a couple of retired items on this card. The doily cut in half peeking out from behind the teapot and tea cup (you can’t see much of it, but still cute) as well as the Framelits for the main focal image (came from the Blended Seasons Bundle).

Here’s another view:

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I combined this stamp set with some of the other tea suite from the annual catty.

Well, I hope you like my card. Thank you so much for stopping by and have a blessed day ❤

 

Cactus Flower

Hiya stampin’ friends!

Today’s card is for the fun color combo challenge over at Global Design Project. Here’s the colors they gave us:

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Here’s a close up:

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This stamp set is the cutest!!!!! So much fun to create your own desert cactus!!!

Here’s another view:

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I did use some retired embellishments to finish this card off…..but aside from that the card is pretty simple with just stamping! 😉

Thank you so much for stopping by and have a very blessed night ❤

 

 

Black & White Sympathy Card

Hey there Stamping Friends,

Today’s card is very sad for me. I had to make a sympathy card for my old neighbors when we lived in Georgia. She was such a dear sweet friend and I’m heartbroken that she passed away.

I’m entering this card for the challenge over at Global Design Project. Here’s the sketch they gave us for inspiration.

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Here’s my take on it:

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As you can see I flipped the main image to work with my stamp set. I also scooched my sentiment over a bit and it’s not as long as their example.

Here’s a close up:

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The sentiment is from a retired stamp set called Rose Wonder. I heat embossed the floral image in white on black cardstock then fussy cut the image out.

Here’s another view:

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Life is just way too short and in times like this, it reminds me to be grateful for every moment on earth as we are never guaranteed tomorrow. Please pray for the family as they go through their time of grief.

Thank you so much for stopping by and have a blessed day ❤

 

Birdie Card

Hiya Stampers!

Today’s card is a super simple stampin’ card. Stampin’ Up! is doing a #simplestamping challenge and this month’s theme is Valenetine’s Day.

I am also including this in another challenge. Over at Global Design Project they gave us this image to CASE:

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I used the same stamp set as she did:

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I used two stamp sets for my card with one layer. Here’s another view:

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As you can see, this card is really simple….just stamping! I stamped off on the branches a couple of times here and there, but that’s it, easy peasy! 😉

Well, thank you so much for stopping by, have a very blessed week ahead ❤

Playing with Butterflies

Hi Stampers!

I hope you all have been well. We’ve been sick in our house lately. As soon as one starts feeling a bit better, then another one gets sick…..the joys of a big family, gotta share everything, lol 😉 Hopefully it’s moving on now.

Anyways, I was just playing with the new Beauty Abound Bundle….love it! Here’s what I came up with:

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I cut out twice in vellum and twice in cardstock and then alternated them to place one on top of each other. This die set it huge!

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I decided to use the negatives from the cardstock piece. Using ink, just made a quick watercolor look on the main butterfly to give it some interest. For the cluster on top of each butterfly, I used some retired elements and embellishments from my stash!

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Here’s some close up shots:

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The rose centers were cut from some rose ribbon that SU! used to sell. I watercolored them with ink, I really miss these and have one pack left so I tend to hoard them, lol!

Well, thank you so much for stopping by and have a blessed day ❤

 

Cupcake Card

Hey Bleeps (blog peeps)!

Today’s card is for two challenges. The first challenge is for the Global Design Project. Here’s the fun theme they gave us for inspiration.

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Here’s my take on it:

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I used some fun new products from the Sale-a-bration catty from Stampin’ Up!

Here’s a close up:

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The other challenge is from SplitCoast Stampers. Here’s the color challenge they gave us:

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I used two stamp sets, one stamp comes from the Forever Lovely….the small cluster of hearts behind the sentiment. Here’s another view of my card:

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You can earn this Hello Cupcake stamp set for FREE during Sale-a-bration with a $50 purchase!!!! Contact me for the hostess code for this month if you are interested.