Sunday, August 29, 2010

STV's new Release Party - 2 challenges done (-: and MFP's Challenge

This week Gina released the new stamp sets for September over on Stamp TV. I managed to get two of the three challenges from the release party done - hope to do the third one tomorrow....

For my first project, I've done a photo album (one of those adorable ones for $1 and perfect for a baby or grankid brag book) to enter in Lee's Challenge to make a 3 D item or anything BUT a card. If we had it all wrapped we get entered twice! I didnt wrap mine because it will be wrapped on top of my baby present. Made this for a young girl at our church expecting their first baby in November...so it wont be wrapped for awhile (-:


This is from the GKD stamp set Oh Baby from Rupa - ducks colored with copics and the little card was stamped with Vivid's Tuscan Tan and Memento Bahama Blue (dp is scrap of Webster's)

The second one is a card for Theresa's Challenge to highlight with nestabilities - now this has become a technique so many of us do without even thinking its a "technique"  (darn I wish I remembered it in my last Blast from the Past Challenge card)

This was done with two GKD's stamp sets "Tropical Blooms" and "Fancy Tags" by Nina. Using up my SU dp and cardstock is GKD's Vibrant Violet, ink is Memento's Grape Jelly and clear embossing powder, blooms are paper pieced

also entering this one in Vicki's challenge over at Marks Finest Papers! to do a friendship card

both of these were a pleasure to do, easy and uncomplicated for a change (-:

have a blessed Lord's Day,

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11 comments:

Patti said...

Your little baby book is just ducky... sorry I couldn't help myself! Really is is adorable ! Love your second creation just because it's down right beautiful1

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi LInda,
These are both fantastic. The photo album is gorgeous and the card is beautifully crafted.
Hugs,
Fiona x

Olga said...

both are fantastic! Ilove the book cover with the duck!!! Have a great week my friend!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Both are terrific! That ducky is so perfect for a photo album and your purple is beautiful! Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

Dru said...

Oh Linda, they are both wonderful, but I am totally entranced with the little ducks!! What a sweet and thoughtful gift for your friend - she is going to love and treasure this - really, I just LOVE it - so so sweet. Hugs, Dru

Lynn McAuley said...

Fabulous cards!! I love the purple embossed spidery blossoms!!

Thanks so much for sharing this beautiful creation in the Friends of Speedy the Cat's friendship card challenge!!

Shelly Schmidt said...

Love both of your cards- the ducks are so cute, and I love the purple highlighting- yep- we do all seem to so that, and it really does add so much to the card. TFS!

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

Hi linda! awwww....these are beautiful!! I love the colors and the designs!

redwasher1 said...

Both card are just fabulous!! I love them both!!
Thanks for joining us at Speedy's Friends.

Scrapping Julie said...

goodness.these are awesome!

Joanne (jojot) said...

you are having some fun stamping time, eh??? both cards are fab....thanks so much for playing with Speedy's Friends this week

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