Happy New Year peeps!! I hope this year bring many great things for us all! I know that all of you made 2013 an amazing year for me and I thank you!! I spent New Years Eve with my friends Brian & Kim and the kiddies. There was some wine and lot of food! Good friends always make for the best time! I’m also celebrating a milestone today, this is my 731 consecutive post! That’s two full years of a post every day!! Thank you all again!! 🙂
My first card of 2014 is for this week’s Paper Craft Crew sketch challenge and here is this week’s sketch…
The base of my card is Whisper White Card Stock and the background is a piece of Smoky Slate that I embossed with the “Vintage” Cloudy Day Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (which you can pick up on the Clearance Rack by the way!). I adhered a piece Bermuda Bay 1/8″ Taffeta Ribbon around the back before I adhered it to the card. The four chevrons on the right are punched out with Chevron Border Punch and adhered with Stampin’ Dimensionals. My greeting is from the See Ya Later Stamp Set** and is stamped in Bermuda Bay and cut out with the Chalk Talk Framelits Dies. I backed it with a piece of Daffodil Delight cut out with the Starburst Framelits Dies*. Two pieces of Bermuda Bay are punched out with the Itty Bitty Shapes Punch Pack and two Brights Candy Dots are adhered on top. Across the bottom is a piece of Daffodil Delight that is cut out with the Label Card Thinlits Dies. I love the Cloudy Day Embossing Folder with the new stamp from Sale-A-Bration, they go so well together! Thank you so much for stopping by to see my card for this week’s Paper Craft Crew sketch. Check out the blog to see what my fellow design team members have come up with. Have a wonderful 2014!! 🙂
Stampin’ Up! products used:
Card Stock: Whisper White, Smoky Slate, Daffodil Delight and Bermuda Bay
Ink: Bermuda Bay Classic Stampin’ Ink
Stamp Set: See Ya Later** Clear Mount
Framelits: Chalk Talk and Starburst*
Thinlits: Label Card
Punches: Chevron Border and Itty Bitty Shapes
Embellishments: Bermuda Bay 1/8″ Taffeta Ribbon and Brights Candy Dots
Tools: Big Shot, Stampin’ Dimensionals and SNAIL
*2014 Occasions Catalog (January 3, 2014)
**2014 Sale-A-Bration Catalog (January 28 to March 31, 2014)
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