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Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Hugs & Smiles

This card is a totally different style for me.  In fact, I'm not really quite sure how it turned out to look like this! LOL!!  I based the sketch off of the Mojo Monday #155 sketch.


Here is the sketch I was working from:



To create the bottom portion, I stamped an image from Guide Lines 2 in Spring Rain ink on Lemon Tart cardstock.  Then, I stamped the little circle leaf bracket-like images in Spring Moss.  Then, I stamped the same image I stamped in Spring Rain earlier, with VersaMark ink in the blank spaces and took yellow Pebbles Shimmer chalk and rubbed it over the image.  Then, I took some purple chalk and rubbed it over the center of the images.  It makes kind of a vintagey looking paper.


Thank you for stopping by!  I hope you have a great day!!

Supplies (all PTI unless noted)
Stamps: Guide Lines 2, Spiral Bouquet, Text Style, Verve Kind Words & Thankful Accents
Paper: Kraft, Spring Rain, Plum Pudding, Spring Moss, Lemon Tart, Vintage Cream
Ink: VersaMark, Plum Pudding, Spring Rain, Spring Moss, Tea Dye Duo
Other: Ribbon, Pebbles Shimmer Chalk

10 comments:

  1. Wow! This is really pretty! I love your vintage-y patterned paper! Very pretty! Looks like lots of steps to get that look! It is so worth it! And do I see an image cut out? OMG Jen! You are out of your box today! Love it!

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  2. The patterned paper you created for the bottom is stunning! So soft and beautiful. I never think to stamp on colored cardstock. And how clever of you to use the chalks with Versamark, I will have to remember that when I don't have the right color of ink!

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  3. I really love this color combo, beautiful card!!!

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  4. I love the softness of this card...what a great look...great job!

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  5. Love this card! Great sketch layout and use of colors. Very pretty!

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  6. Love this card! Great sketch layout and color combo. Very pretty!

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  7. love it!! That's still one of my fave sets (guidelines2)!!!! :)

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  8. This is beautiful! Don't you just love Mojo Monday!

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  9. what a gorgeous card, jen! Love the colors!

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  10. I love love your guidelines paper you created!! It is so soft and pretty! That scrolly circle is a favorite of mine!

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