Wednesday, October 5, 2016

TCC59 "Give Thanks"

Hi Friends!

Today we have the brand new SC613 Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers as well as the new TCC59 “Sweet Treats” Inspiration Challenge at The Card Concept!  

I have designed a vintage shabby chic creation inspired by the colors of the ice cream and I flipped the sketch to fit the design of the pretty background paper.

I am also linking this card to a few other favorite online challenges- Word Art Wednesday #250-#251 "Anything Goes" Challenge as well as the Inkspirational #118 "Glamour" Challenge.  

I hope you will find the time to visit my Design Team sisters at The Card Concept along with the Splitcoaststampers SC613 Sketch Challenge as well as the rest of the inspiration at the other challenge sites :-)

To create this card:

Ink the sentiment from the Verve Stamps, Scripture Medley 3 with archival black ink and stamp onto a piece of Very Vanilla cardstock.
Die cut the sentiment panel with the Spellbinders™Timeless Rectangles Dies (I used the medium frame), apply  Gathered Twigs Distress Ink with a sponge dauber over the edges and stamp a bit of distressing with the small splatter stamp from Timeless Textures (Stampin’ Up!).

Use a Distressing Tool to distress the edges of the piece of Kirby Teesdale Paper Pack (Paper Studio) designer paper, mount onto a piece of Rose Red cardstock, trim and distress the edges before mounting onto a piece of Early Espresso cardstock (distressing the edges of the Early Espresso base as well).

Adhere the entire panel onto the white card base.

Cut strips of another piece of Kirby Teesdale Paper Pack (Paper Studio) designer paper (the pink scroll and a pink doily design) as well as the scrap pieces from the background panel, distress and add to Rose Red cardstock, layering onto Early Espresso as well.

Layer the horizontal and vertical strips per the sketch and mount the sentiment die cut with dimensional foam.

Die cut the flowers from Rich Razzleberry, Sweet Sugarplum and Peekaboo Peach cardstock using the Big Shot™ with MFT™ Scallop Rose Die, use a crimper tool to break down the fibers a bit on the die cut flowers, roll up and adhere with adhesive on the bottom (I like to use hot glue for this step).

Punch the leaves from mossy green textured cardstock (from my stash) using the Martha Stewart® Leaf Punch, add the leaves with the roses to the card front (again, I used hot glue for this step).

Use the Spectrum Noir™ Clear Glitter Pen to add glitter to the roses and color the flowers and leaves on the dress form image using Stampin’ Write Markers- Peekaboo Peach and Wild Wasabi.

Add a few pearls to finish off the card.

Stamp Set: Scripture Medley 3 (Verve Stamps), Timeless Textures (Stampin’ Up!)

Ink/Medium: Archival Black Ink; Stampin’  Write Markers- Peekaboo Peach, Wild Wasabi; Distress Ink- Gathered Twigs; Spectrum Noir™ Clear Glitter Pen

Paper/Cardstock:  Very Vanilla, Early Espresso, Peekaboo Peach, Rich Razzleberry, Rose Red, Sweet Sugarplum; Kirby Teesdale Paper Pack (Paper Studio) DSP

Accessories/Tools:  Big Shot™,  MFT Scallop Rose Die, Spellbinders Timeless Rectangles Dies, MS Leaf Punch, Distressing Tool, Pearls

The Card Concept is a bi-weekly challenge that has an inspiration photo along with a number of design styles that you can choose from to create your card- Clean and Simple, Clean and Graphic, Clean and Layered, Shabby Chic, Freestyle Collage, Classy and Elegant and Mixed Media. 

The SCS Sketch Challenge is a weekly challenge but technically does not expire :-)  so I hope you can find some time to gather your supplies together and come join in on the fun!! 

Thanks again for visiting- hugs and have a fabulous week, my friends!


Michele K. Henderson said...

Beautiful card! There is so much crafty goodness going on! I love it all!
Take care!

sandie said...

so very elegant and stunning design x

Pia Larsen said...

This is awesome!
Thank you for joining us at Inkspirational Challenges. Hope so much you'll join in again soon :)
Pia xx

Karen Davis said...

Shabby deliciousness!! I love you gorgeous take on the challenge. Take care.

Nonni said...

Great card with such many beautiful details and feminine touches! Thanks for joining us at Inskpirational!

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

This is gorgeous, Julie! Love those pretty sparkly flowers.

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