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sample #2 …another take on template July 3, 2007

Filed under: weekend sketch challenge — mjalbright @ 2:16 pm

Here is a 2nd card I made for the weekend sketch challenge #8.  I wanted to use bright colors and found this combination in the new collection book.  Many fun layers of cardstock.  Turned out busy & colorful…perfect for a young teen girl or someone who needs their day brighten and uplifted!

polka dots & paisley card for wsc#8

Stamp set used is Polka Dots & Paisley.  The card is made with Soft Sky 4 1/4″ x 8 1/2″.  Middle pieces are Certainly Celery Prints Designer Series Paper measuring 2″ x 4 1/4″ and Pumpkin Pie mat measuring 2 1/4″ x 4 1/4″.  Upper circle is made with Coluzzle and added paper piercing.  Scalloping made with a 1/2″ circl punch and Real Red cardstock.  All paisleys were colored with stampin’ write markers (Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Certainly Celery, and Basic Black).  Accents to paisleys are rhinestone brads and a flower made with On Board Blossoms & Basics covered with Soft Sky and sanded.  Used Spring Bouquet Flower punch with Real Red and Pumpkin Pie cardstock and held together with rhinestone brad.  Added Black Gingham ribbon and sponged card edges with Basic Black. 


3 Responses to “sample #2 …another take on template”

  1. Sara Says:

    cute card & cute blog! I’ll be back, I love your work!

  2. Katie Says:

    I love your work! I came across your blog via this card…I can’t see what else you have to share!

  3. Beate Says:

    Gorgeous card! It’s a treat exploring your blog!

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