January 6, 2011

CCMC132-Sketch Challenge

Welcome to the first challenge of 2011 on the Create with Connie & Mary blog! Come along and play with us!

Today's challenge is a sketch challenge, my favorite!

My Card:

I dug out a stamp set I've had for quite some time but haven't used. As a demonstrator, when trying to show new stamp sets and new supplies, some of the stamp sets get tucked away on my stamp shelf and I forget to use them! Imagine that!

Want a quick way to make a bow? I cut a piece of ribbon, added "Mini Glue Dots" on one end and adhered to the other end to make a circle. I then flattened it, and tied a piece of "Linen Thread" in the center and it automatically gathered the center. Glue in place with "Mini Glue Dots".
Supplies Used:
  • Cardstock: Very Vanilla, Not Quite Navy, Pretty In Pink
  • Punches: Corner Rounder
  • Accessories: Brads, 1 1/4" Striped Grosgrain Ribbon in Pretty In Pink, Linen Thread, Stampin' Dimensionals
  • Tools: Big Shot, Scallop Square Duo Die, Manhatten Flower Impressions Folder
  • Stamp Sets: Fifth Avenue Floral, You're A Gem (new in the Mini Catalog!)
  • Inks: Pretty In Pink, Not Quite Navy

  • My Information:
  • Debbie Henderson
  • Stampin' Up! Demonstrator
  • deb_henderson@hotmail.com
  • Shop 24/7: http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/debbiehenderson/

9 comments:

  1. This is just lovely! I love these colors together! Thanks for the great tip on the bow!

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  2. Gorgeous! I love the colors and the big bow! Great job with the sketch this week!

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  3. This card is truly BEAUTIFUL!!
    Diane

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  4. Beautiful card. Love the bow tip. Will definitely give that one a try.

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  5. These colors are wonderful togther and that ribbon looks fabulous!

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  6. So lovely! I really do love that combination of colours and you're right - I too have so many things I should be using, they do get lost in the shuffle. Thanks for the reminder. :-)

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  7. I like what you have done with this sketch, the scallop die, the flowers and colours.

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  8. Very elegant! Great color combo!

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  9. Lovely card. I have this stamp set and am always looking for ideas to use it. Thanks for sharing.

    Linda D.

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