Saturday, July 24, 2010

Sketch Sketch challenge TESC122 Taylored Expression... Great sketch I had fun making this card and a big THANKS to all the service people / past and present for making this a better place.
Paper: kraft SU, family time KI memories,
Ink: brocade blue, riding hood SU
Stamp: American hero Verve

Sketch Stamping 411 Sketch challenge SSC161 Stamping 411... I was having a hard time trying to think of a stamp small enough to use but that did not work, not like I don't have a gazillion to choose from but my mind just did not want to think. So just went with my feeling and used this one. Little big but it worked.
Paper: rich razzleberry SU, white GP
Ink: tombo color pens, rich razzleberry, certainly celery SU
Stamp: wings of friendship SU
Accessories: rich razzleberry ribbon, flowers that were part of my mom's collection of silk flowers I spritzed them for color, new brads I just got from black dress design (Puyallup scrapbook expo) they have a little well in the middle for you to add any medium you want, I added Viva pearl pen Kiwi color

Color challenge OCC - Our creative corner Black, White, Red and Green... I love these colors they looks so bright and colorful. I made this flower quite awhile back (made different colors) so it just jumped out to me to use it.
Paper: black, white SU, club scrap, Cosmo Cricket (butterflies)
Ink: brick red for the flower, black
Stamp: cottage stamper
Accessories: PTI die for the flower, pearl from local craft store, SU die butterflies
Sketch Sketch challenge #65 Unscripted Sketches... got this cute little cat stamp set from Passion for crafts blog candy. Thought this would be good for the challenge this week.
Paper: DCWV, lovely lilac SU
Ink: elegant eggplant SU, black memento, broken china Ranger
Stamp: perfect day Penny Black
Accessories: MS flower, SU butterfly die, copic markers

Sketch One card two challenges..The Sweet Stop SSS66 sketch and Crazy 4 Challenge C4C using girly look... Oh my I love my copic's they are so awesome to use I still need to work on the shading and all but I'm just starting so will get it figured out and also get more pen's would help a lot. (but I'm off to a good start ;)
Paper: Delively Cosmo Cricket, white, melon mambo SU
Ink: memento black and brown, melon mambo, shabby shutters, peeled paint, broken china Ranger, Copic
Stamp: Spring Emma CC Designs, whimsical words SU
Accessories: MS leaf punch, flowers not sure who from, spellbinder die, my sky cloud template

Sketch FTL100

Sketch challenge FTL 100 Clean and Simple... What better way to be simple than the SU wheel they have so many wheels so versatile with different inks. Like the way this came out. I used a glitter pen to highlight some of the words but it's really hard to see.
Paper: black and white SU
Ink: real red SU
Stamp: I {love} love large wheel
Accessories: fiskar punch, Viva pearl pen, white ribbon

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Sketch Sketch challenge Unscripted Sketches 64... I love these little girls and thought the paper was awesome and worked well with the design of the card.
Paper: certainly celery SU, joy ride Cosmo Cricket, DCWV
Ink: brown Memento, Copics (second try using them ;)
Stamp: pure innocence My favorite things
Accessories: cuttlebug folder, viva pearl pen.

Sketch Sketch challenge DCBD185 - Diva Coffee Break Designs... I had made this rick rack with a die quite some time back and just had it laying on my desk. When I saw the sketch I thought why not it kind of looked like the rick rack.

Paper: kraft SU, DCWV, old book (for flower)
Ink: black, brown, shabby shutters Ranger, Copic markers
Stamp: http: delightful and delicious Verve
Accessories: cuttlebug folder, spellbinder die, PTI die, MS leaves

Sketch Sketch Challenge SSC160 Stamping 411... I love the felt flower and thought it went well with the ice cream vs. a paper flower.
Paper: cool Caribbean, close to cocoa SU, de lovely Cosmo Cricket, DCWV
Ink: certainly celery, mellon mambo SU, autumn terracotta Close to my heart
Stamp: sweet scoops SU
Accessories: jolees boutique flower, stickles, green ribbon Black dress designs, MS punch

Sketch Sketch challenge FTL99 at Clean and Simple... I have this card stock with a cool design on it so thought it would be great to use along with the flower. This is my first attempt at using Copic markers I just ordered some and got them yesterday plus went to the scrapbook expo in Puyallup WA yesterday and picked up a few more. I for sure need practice but in time I will get it figured out. I obviously need more colors as I found out but who doesn't ;)
Paper: club scrap for back ground paper /the greens, white is Georgia pacific
Ink: black Memento, elegant eggplant SU, copic sketch
Stamp: flower Holly berry house, fairy tale words Verve
Accessories: butterfly SU, EK punch, stickles glitter on butterfly

Sketch Sketch challenge TESC121 Taylored Expressions.... I just got this stamp set from Taylored Expressions saturday and couldn't wait to use it as I just got this great paper pad from Basic Grey and thought they went well together.
Paper: almost amethyst SU, lime rickey Basic Grey, white Georgia pacific.
Ink: black, melon mambo SU, peeled paint Ranger
Stamp: feeling groovy Taylored Expression
Accessories: glitter Taylored Expressions, Viva pearl pen

Sketch One card Two Challenges...The Sweet Stop - SSS65 using sketch above (had to use a tag on the card) and Crazy 4 Challenge - C4C46 need to use buttons....
I love the colors in this card so bright and the ribbon I got yesterday at the Scrapbook Expo in Puyallup WA, it's a stiff ribbon can be torn, curled, stamped on all sorts of applications can be done to it, it is really different so far I like it.
Paper: summer sun SU, lime rickey Basic Gray, white is Georgia pacific.
Ink: black, broken china, linen Ranger, Elegant eggplant SU
Stamp: bike and words everyday button bits PTI
Accessories: buttons from my pile, ribbon from black dress designs

Saturday, July 10, 2010

Sketch Sketch challenge SSC159 Stamping 411... I had stamped this flower some time ago and just did not know what to do with it ...till today. I had fun playing with different colors to use and it helped as a friend gave me (kind of won) some SU design papers so put them to use along with some others.
Paper: Club scrap, Bazzill, SU, Tuesday morning.
Ink: real red, riding hood, summer sun, certainly celery, old olive SU, fired brick Ranger
Stamps: watercolor garden SU, fairy tales Verve
Accessories: SU punch, Viva pearl pen

Sketch One card TWO challenges.. TESC120 Taylored Expressions sketch and C4C 45 Crazy 4 Challenge color challenge using Red - White- Black... Had fun trying to figure out what to put in the three squares and with some of it not being seen fully did not want to loose the concept. I think it came out ok.
Paper: real red, white SU, black Club Scrap
Ink: black, real red SU
Stamps: Stampscape, Verve blue skies, Tuesday tech.
Accessories: colored pencils, viva pearl pen, spellbinder die, corner chopper MM

Sketch Sketch challenge SSS64 The Sweet Stop.... I love these little kids and thought I would use the school - game papers to make this card and give him a preppy look.
Paper: October Afternoon report card, Club Scrap card base, SU very vanilla.
Ink: black SU
Stamp: The greeting farm Edward
Accessories: making memories, colored pencils

Monday, July 05, 2010

sketch One card TWO challenges...challenge I {heart} to stamp, and Kelly Jo's #57 colors..white, blue, yellow and red... I think I got the colors for Kelly Jo's wow they are bright but so cherry looking. I also love the layout from I {heart} to stamp. Fun card to make.
Paper: real red, whisper white SU, garden variety Cosmo Cricket, DCWV
Ink: broken china Ranger, summer sun, real red SU
Stamp: circle circus SU
Accessories: Viva pearl pen, butterfly die SU

Sketch Sketch Challenge DCBD183 at Diva Coffee Break Design... love this animal set from SU plus used a die to get the strips and the embossing folder to get the texture the saying I thought went well with the stamp.
Paper: Tuesday morning, club scrap, wild wasabi SU
Ink: black, chocolate chip SU, peeled paint, vintage photo Ranger
Stamp: wild animal SU, funny-licious Pink Stamper
Accessories: tiny mosaic Cuttlebug, strip die Sizzix, Viva pearl pen


Sketch challenge SSSC76 Sweet Sunday.... love this little lady but hated cutting her out but thought all in all it came out pretty good. Love the sunny colors.
Paper: DCWV
Ink: black SU, broken china Ranger
Stamp: only a kid once Dimension
Accessories: Sassafras, colored pencils.

Sunday, July 04, 2010

sketch Sketch challenge Clean and Simple FTL 97... I tried to think outside of the box for this one, it would of been so easy to use butterflies or flowers but decided on the koi instead.
Paper: design paper Making Memories, card base Kraft SU, label Club scrap
Ink: black SU, green edging Shabby shutters Ranger
Stamp: PSX, club scrap
Accessories: Viva pearl pens, color pencils.

Stamping 411 sketch Sketch challenge Stamping 411 SSC157... I really love this stamp set and use it often. The designer paper and ribbon just worked out great I did not have them in mind when purchased in fact the ribbon is from a club I had joined a few years back and the paper I just got this weekend.
Paper: melon mambo, whisper white SU, club scrap, K&Company Brenda Walton designs.
Ink: always artichoke SU
Stamp: side kick sayings SU
Accessories: ribbon Club Scrap, Viva pearl pens, colored pencils, SU punch.

sketch Sketch challenge OCCSC22 Our Creative Corner... this is some fun paper and the saying went well with the whole card. The flower I made out of a diaper wipe I cleaned up some inks and some glimmer mist when I was coloring some paper for other flowers that I made and when it dried it was just too pretty to throw away so made a flower out of it.
Paper: Debbie Mumm, club scrap, paper zone, SU, Walmart diaper wipes.
Ink: brilliant blue SU
Stamp: American hero Verve
Accessories: sizzix die for stars, MS leafs, PTI flower die, Making memories brad.

Sketch Sketch challenge TESC119... I love the way this card came out, I kept searching my stamps for something that would fit into the sketch and kept coming back to the bird houses and the word stamp. I am glad I decided to use it.
Paper: K& Company Brenda Walton, kraft, very vanilla SU
Ink: black, chocolate chip SU, shabby shutters, broken china Ranger
Stamp: Holly Berry House, words Stampendous
Accessories: MS punch, Viva pearl pens, colored pencils.

Unscripted Sketches #62
Sketch challenge at Unscripted Sketches #62... this is a cute little book of designer paper I just go for pennies at JoAnns and thought my new stamps from Verve would go great with it. I think it turned out ok.
Paper: K & company Brenda Walton, very vanilla SU, black Club scrap
Ink: black Stazon, fire brick, broken china Ranger
Stamp: delightful and delicious Verve
Accessories: kiwi green Viva pearl pens.

SSC63 The Sweet Stop sketch One card TWO challenges, the sketch SSS63 The Sweet Stop, and C4C44 Crazy 4 Challenge to use two ribbons or more... I really like the rich deep colors of the designer paper, the C4C challenge was to use two ribbons, I layered one ribbon on top of the other the maroon and light tan.
Paper: K& company Tim Coffee, Club scrap, chocolate chip, whisper white SU
Ink: always artichoke, soft suede
Stamp: blue skies Verve
Accessories: ribbon layered on top of another club scrap, cream dots Viva pearl pen, gold rings Michaels

CPS 174 sketch
Sketch challenge CPS 174.... love the colors, some of my favorite. I was not sure on how to cut the angle cut but I guess it came out ok.
Paper: card base Tuesday morning, designer paper Utopia Kaiser Craft, rich razzleberry, whisper white SU.
Ink: rich razzleberry SU, flower color shabby shutters Ranger
Stamp: words Annette Allen Watkins
Accessories: leaf punch MS, flower I made, light blue dots Viva pearl pen.