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Friday, August 9, 2013

Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge #92 --Anything Goes

It's been raining most of the day here so I'm spending a little time in my craft room today . Can't believe it's Friday again and time to get my project posted for the challenge this week over at Cheery Lynn Designs . Today I got my inspiration from one of their design team members Joann Jamison . She had posted this a while back for Mother's Day and I just had to give it a try . You can find her post HERE.I think this will make a great gift for a friend or hostess gift.

Supplies used :

Paper: Bazille C/S, Basic Grey Wistera violet
Stamps: LaBlanche, Just Rite sentiment, Hero Arts Sentiment (on inside)
Inks: CTMH Pansy,Memento Tuxedo Black
Accessories: Cheery Lynn Design dies--Franciful FlourishB117,Exotic Butterflies, Sweish Spring Frame #FRM135,French Pastry Doily #DL102.  Spellbinders Classic ovals & classic scallop ovals, Classic scallop squares large, classic scallop circles, HFC Delicate Asters, Ribbon Banners, EK Success butterfly punch.

I'm very happy with how this box card turned out and I'm sure I'll be making more for Christmas gifts and other occasions. Thanks Joanne for your inspiration . Hope everyone has a great weekend .

Cheery Lynn Design Challenge #92 --Anything Goes

Just Rite Stamps Friday Challenge #103  Things with Wings

Stampin' Royalty Challenge #188--Big use for small scraps( I used my scraps for the butterflies and flowers

Thanks for stopping by

Thursday, August 8, 2013

WooHoo I won Honorable Mention on Just Rite Friday Challenge #102

What a way to start the day just checked the JR blog and saw that one of my cards won Honorable Mention this week . Thanks to the DT and congratulations to all the other winners . There were so many gorgeous entries. Now off to chose my set of stamps .

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge #91 -Hot Time in the Summer

Just wanted to share a card I made for the challenge this week over at CLD and also Just Rite Friday Challenge. which is a color inspiration of pink ,blue and yellow. A friend gave me this stamp some time ago and it reminded me of my sister and I  when they were young loving to swing on a nice summer day .

 I used the following supplies to make my card :

Paper: Bazille and SU c/s,Basic Grey Two Scoops DP.
Stamps: JR Because I care, Main image unknown since a friend sent it to me for a gift but I think it may be Penny Black.
Inks: Versafine Onyx black
Accessories: Cheery Lynn dies Polynesian sail oval, Victorian  Romance Flourish , Exotic Butterflies.
                     Spellbinders Labels Eight , Ribbon Banners,MS border punch , Pearls and flowers from my stash.

 I'm entering this is the following challenges:

Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge #91 Hot time in the Summer

Just Rite Friday Challenge #102 Color Inspiration

I hope everyone is enjoying this beautiful summer day . Thanks for stopping by and visiting .