Tuesday, March 12, 2013

If Friends were Flowers ... I'd pick YOU!


Hi everyone.  Here is my Design Team card for the latest challenge at Addicted to Stamps & More - Sketch #6 (check out the sketch below).  I wanted to use the beautiful designer papers called Sycamore Street ... the colors are so bold and bright and it definitely says "Spring".  I have a fairly large "collection" of designer papers.  I call it a collection, because I don't use them on my cards very much ... just keep collecting them :) My goal is to start using them more ... hopefully!

FYI, Addicted to Stamps & More is making some changes.  A new series of challenges begins next week, so stay tuned for some fun and exciting changes!

Here's today's sketch:





Stamps:  Watering Can Logos (C.C. Designs)
Paper:  White, Sycamore Street DP, Rich Razzleberry, Summer Starfruit, Tangerine Tango (SU!)
Ink:  Rich Razzleberry (SU!)
Accessories & Tools:  Big Shot, Small daisy and small sun punches (punch bunch), Little Leaves die (Sizzix),  Stylus Kit (McGill), mat, piercing tool, piercing template, glue, adhesives, and dimensionals





I stamped the large sentiment just above center and then added a line of piercing below.  The daisy is three layers, with the petals pinched and shaped.  Two sun punches (also shaped) are the flower center.


Here's a close-up view of the flower and sentiment:



I hope I have inspired you to join us for this fun challenge.  Check out the other fabulous creations by the Design Team at ATS&M!




15 comments:

  1. I'm more of a collector of papers than use them. LOL, I say I'm DSP Challenged! You've used this pretty paper beautifully and I love that little daisy!

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  2. Such a lovely bright and cheerful card Loll.....I also love DSP and haven't yet broken into this pack but seeing your lovely card I might just break it open and use it!

    Anne

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  3. I love that sentiment, Loll - perfect for someone who loves to garden. Great colours in the dp - so cheerful and so well co-ordinated with everything else!

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  4. Love the colours on this card Loll! The daisy is gorgeous :)

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  5. Absolutely gorgeous..fab paper love the cols, gorgeous flower...PERFECT! LOL..Hugs Denise (UK) x

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  6. Gorgeous creation Loll.....and absolutely LOVE that d/p. Must admit to being a hoarder as well - get it out to stroke once in a while and that's it! lol

    Karen x

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  7. I love everything about your card Loll! That is my favorite DSP and the flower you made looks amazing with it. Love the sentiment and the piercing underneath is just perfect. I love it all!

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  8. Wow, what a card! The colors of your paper and flower are striking, so energetic, love it!

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  9. What a bright, beautiful and cheery card Loll! I too have a big soft spot for DSP :o) so we are kindred spirits in that respect. Hugs D

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  10. Beautiful card Loll. I have always loved that sentiment. Fab papers you have used.
    Florence xx

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  11. I'm loving that DSP. Beautiful colours and so lovely and bright! Your daisy is gorgeous! xx

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  12. Gorgeous DP Loll and I know exactly how you feel about them, I'm an avid hoarder of Anna Griffin papers! Beautiful card:)
    Val x

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  13. Beautiful card, Loll. The backing paper looks fabulous with the big bold sentiment.

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  14. This bold paper is perfect as a background to your sentiment Loll. I love this sketch - I just need to find some time to join in! Vicky x

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  15. Love the colours in the DP and how you've picked them out for that beautiful daisy ... delightful! Anita :)

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