10.25.2008

SCS sketch 10...

Here is sketch #10. I love this image and I just had to use this Basic Grey paper with it. For some reason this striped paper just says old west to me.

Supplies:
Stamps - Wildlife Enterprises Old Hat and Gloves
Paper - Bazzill, Basic Grey, GP
Ink - Versafine, Distress Ink
Coloring - Prismacolor pencils, Gamsol
Embellishment - Ribbon

10.22.2008

SCS Sketches #8 and #9

Here is what I came with for SCS sketches #8 and #9. Thanks for looking!!


Supplies:
Stamps - Inkadinkadoo Sparrow, Amuse sentiment
Paper- SU, GP, Bazzill, Basic Grey
Coloring - Prismacolor pencils, Gamsol
Embellishments - Ribbon
Misc - CB Swiss Dot embossing folder



Supplies:
Stamps - Magnolia
Paper - Bazzill, Basic Grey, SU, GP
Coloring - BIC & Sharpie markers
Embellishments - Ribbon
Sentiment was printed on my computer
using the Phonetica font. You can download
the font here.

10.15.2008

SCS Sketch #7

Here is what I came up with yesterday for SCS Sketch #7. This was very simple to put together and still turned out pretty cute.

Supplies:
Stamps - Stamps Happen Row of Cupcakes, Hero Arts Happy Birthday
Paper - SU, Basic Grey, GP
Coloring - Prismacolor pencils, Gamsol

Thanks for looking!!

10.14.2008

More card making going on...

Here are 2 more cards made using the SCS sketches...



Sketch # 5:
Stamps: PSX Sunflower square
Paper: Bazzill, Daisy Ds, GP
Coloring: Prismacolor pencils & Gamsol
Embellishments: Queen & Co brads














Sketch #6:
Stamps: SU Old Fashioned Christmas
Paper: Bazzill, GP, Memory Box
Coloring: Prismacolor pencils (no gamsol)
Embellishments: Ribbon

Merry Christmas was printed on my computer.
Font is Algerian.

10.10.2008

Bloggers Challenge #68 - Inspiration

This is the photo we were given for inspiration:
Here is what I came up with:
I haven't been able to come up with anything for the last 4 weeks challenge and at first I just could not come up with any ideas for this one either and then it hit me last night. I came across a piece of white cardstock that had been embossed with the CB paisley folder. I used my black Versafine pad and wiped over it lightly to get this background. Then I used SCS sketch #4 for the layout. Be sure to click on the blogger challenge button on the right to see what the rest of the girls came up with.

Supplies
Stamps: Papertrey Little Lady, Sentiment from Wisecracks
Ink: Versafine, SU
Paper: Bazzill, GP
Embellishment: Cuttlebug Paisley embossing folder, Pop dots for sentiment.

10.09.2008

Half Cracked Friends

I'm working on my personal challenge to do 1 card a day using the SCS sketch challenges. Here is sketch #3. I got this image & sentiment from InkStazOnMe in the PIF. I just love it. Too bad it is a retired image from TAC.
Supplies
Stamps: TAC-Half Cracked
Paper: Bazzill, GP, Basic Grey
Coloring Media: Prismacolor Pencils, Gamsol
Embelishment: Prima flowers, MM rhinestone brads

10.08.2008

More creating going on...

I know I said 2 days ago that I was planning on creating 1 card each day from the SCS challenges but I never got time yesterday with all my studying & dealing with trying to get our youngest a doctor's appt. So here is sketch 2 that should have been done yesterday.

Stamps - Serendipity
Paper - Bazzill, SU
Coloring - Prismacolor pencils, Gamsol
Embellishments - Ribbon, Stickles

10.06.2008

Challenging myself to create more...

I have printed out all the SCS sketches 1-196. I'm starting at #1 and my plan is to go numerically and make at least 1 card each day. The hope is that I can find my missing creativity. Life has gotten so stressful around here lately and I'm hope that by getting back to crafting I will be able to find a way to relax some. Anyway here is what I came up with for #1.

Supplies - Stamps: GinaK Flowers for Daisy, Wisecracks; Paper: Bazzill, Basic Grey, SU; Misc: Prismacolor pencils (no gamsol), Offray ribbon.