Sunday, July 22, 2012

Stamp-a-Faire - Three More Challenges :)


Good morning, well, almost afternoon here.  I've had a productive morning in the craft room...and looking at my pictures now, I must have been in a blue mood!  I made a trio of cards for the challenges from yesterday!
My first card was a try at the Tie Die Challenge...but looking at the picture it looks nothing like tie die...it looks better in real life I promise!  I tried to tie die on a piece of paper and then die cut the butterfly!
My second card was for the Ribbon Technique Challenge...looking at this...that is a lot of ribbon. Should have probably added some buttons to the middle to break it up a bit or used a smaller die as the negative image...but we have to try new things to see what we like best, so I'm still posting it! :)


My last card is my favorite of the three.  I'm entering this in the Homemade Embellishment Challenge.  I love that Dawn layered her dies for her butterfly embellishments. I changed it up a bit and layered two different dies (snowflake and banner), but am happy with the CAS end result for this card. The snowflake was sprayed with a Tattered Angels spray mist to give it a feel of snow.

That's it for today...hoping to be back tomorrow with a card set inspired by Betsy Veldman's tutorial!

19 comments:

  1. you have been a busy girl! I"m just on my second cup of coffee! LOL LOVE all the precious little bits you add to your cards and always in the right places :) You may need some more of that ribbon now! LOL

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  2. How fun!! I've been enjoying your SAF projects!

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  3. So glad you've had time to enjoy some you time, and these SAF creations are so amazing, my favorite is the bottom!

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  4. THREE gorgeous cards in one post, Lynn! Wow, love seeing what you did with this Stamp-a-Fair!Thanks for the eye candy :)

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  5. All three are gorgeous Lynn. I never tire of your cards.

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  6. A true blue morning!!! I love the ribbon behind the snowflake...looks just fine to me without buttons and your layered embellishments are fabulous too.
    Gioing for a trip back in time now to catch up with your makes this week :0)
    Jenny x

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  7. Ooh! One is more beautiful than the other! Love your tie die effect and the ribbon snowflake is so pretty! Gotta try that one next!

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  8. I love all three of your cards, and I think the snowflake looks beautiful! I love to see all of the different looks people get with that technique, and yours is no exception! Hope your weekend has been fabulous. :)

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  9. Way to work those challenges, Lynn :) Love the ribbon snowflake!

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  10. A gorgeous trio of cards, Lynn! You've been rocking the Stamp-A-Faire!

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  11. Love all 3 cards but your right my favorite is the last one! The snowflake with the mist really looks like snow! :> Which can stay away for a few more months lol! :>

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  12. Gorgeous projects! Love the snowflake! It is my favorite holiday die and I love how your cards turned out! It is so fun playing with all of the inspiration provided...I just wish I had more time! LOL!

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  13. Love all three, Lynn! Beautiful blues! :)

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  14. Wow! True blue beauties, Lynn! I love them all espcially the ribbon technique card.I am enjoying the techniques and videos from PTI and I can see you are too:) So much fun, right?

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  15. Pretty cards, Lynn! That ribbon snowflake...so pretty!!

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  16. So many gorgeous cards, girl! You're so full of inspiration! LOVE!

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  17. all fab and I like the second card just as it is-funny how sometimes the cards we aren't sure about others like-so don't stopping posting these please-we will miss out x

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  18. You were mighty busy for Stamp-a-Faire, Lynn!! I just love the ribbon behind the snowflake...it looks really awesome! And the light blue colors you chose are so pretty on all of these :)

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  19. Look at you and your Christmas cards!! I'll have to go watch those videos, look like some fun ideas.

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