Thursday, February 19, 2009

Playing in my stamp room....

I had a chance to play around in my stamp room today. Yay!  Of course, I tell my husband I need to work in my stamp room.  He doesn't realize it's all play!

PRAYING FOR YOU

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This card was inspired by THIS card.  This card looks so much better in person.  It's hard to see but I used the Texturz plate with the diamond pattern on the Rose Red background.  It really makes the card.  I used the new Summer Sun corduroy button, it has such great texture.  I wanted to use the new Eyelet border punch instead of the scallops, but I don't have mine yet. :0(  As you can tell, lots of paper piercing, I just can't help myself!  I used the biggest Oval punch and then adhered it to a piece of Old Olive and just hand trimmed around it.  Not my favorite thing to do, but it wasn't too bad...

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Here is the inside of the card.  I've been doing more with the insides lately. There's paper piercing in here too!

Stamps:  Thoughts & Prayers

Ink: Rose Red classic ink pad, Chocolate Chip, Old Olive, Rose Red, and Summer Sun Stampin' Write markers.

Paper:  Whisper White, Rose Red, Summer Sun

Accessories:  5/8" Old Olive grosgrain, Linen thread, Felt Flower Fusion, Summer Sun Corduroy button, Scallop Edge Punch, Large Oval Punch, paper piercing tool, Sizzix Texturz plate

BUTTERFLY TART

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I need to get better at my picture taking.  This is so cute in person.   HERE is where I got my inspiration for this card.  I used the diamond pattern Texturz plate this one also.  I dotted the corners with the Black Stampin' Write marker.  I used the retired Wire Works (that I've had forever and never used!) to wrap around the butterflies and make antennae.  The butterflies are attached with mini glue dots.

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I had an extra Top Note cut out and part of a big butterfly from when I cut out the smaller ones, so I thought I'd just put them on the inside.  Waste nothing!

Stamps:  Absolutely Fabulous

Ink:  Rose Red classic ink, Basic Black Stampin' Write marker

Paper:  Kiwi Kiss, Whisper White, and Raspberry Tart DSP

Accessories:  Sizzix Top Note & Beautiful Butterflies die cuts, Texturz plate-diamond, Kiwi Kiss/Vanilla satin ribbon, Hodgepodge ribbon slide, Wire works-silver (ret).

I hope you've enjoyed these.  Thanks for looking!

1 comment:

  1. All I can say is WOW! These are awesome....LOVE the holes in the diamond background, it adds sooo much.

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