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Showing posts from August, 2012

The Birds and The Bats

Just a trio of cards I made today using birds and bats! This first one is for Sweet Stop Sketch Challenge #173 and Cute Card Thursday's Challenge #231 to use some bling. I found this paper pad in my pile of 6x6 pads and have never used it despite it being absolutely stunning - all pinks, reds and greens! Must use it again soon! Recipe: The Birds & The Bees from WPlus9 Teeny Trees from Waltzing Mouse Stamps Blushing Bride Ink/Cardstock Cherry Cobbler Ink/Cardstock Whisper White Ink/Cardstock Soft Suede Ink/Cardstock Sage Shadow Ink/Cardstock Retired Teresa Collins Spring Fling Patterned Papers Blushing Bride Ribbon from Stampin' Up Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch from SU Oval Nestabilities Red Gems from Hobbycraft My next card is for Waltzing Mouse's Sketch Challenge #112 and I fancied doing a Hallowe'en card for this one using my new SU DSP pack, which although is classed as a H

Papertrey Ink's August Blog Hop

It's time again for Papertrey Ink's Blog Hop and this month was a slightly different inspiration challenge. There were many different ideas to pull from these photos, but I took mainly the colours, felt, Argyle and men's cards from them. I felt these photos were definitely more geared to a masculine card than a feminine card. I also used the sketch from Just Add Ink's Challenge #132 for this one with a little addition of the stars and twine. And here's my card. Recipe: A Little Argyle from PTI Signature Greetings II from PTI Not Quite Navy Ink/Cardstock Soft Suede Ink/Cardstock Crumb Cake Ink/Cardstock Very Vanilla Cardstock Patterns Pack Hostess DSP Retired Various Colours Seeing Stars Die Collection from PTI Fine Linen Felt from PTI Dark Chocolate Felt from PTI Enchanted Evening Buttons from PTI Brown Button Twine Trim from Waltzing Mouse Stamps And that's all from me