First day back to work… not too bad! It was nice to see my co-workers, they sort of missed me too! It rained here all day today but that’s better than snow! I had to run and see my friend Betty after work and give her some Mac tutoring, bonus, she made some delicious meatloaf for dinner. Nice comfort food for a dreary day like yesterday. 🙂
It’s Wednesday so that means that today’s post is for this week’s Paper Craft Crew sketch…
I was going to go with the colors in the sketch because I really like them but as you will see from my card I went in the complete opposite direction! My card base is Basic Gray Card Stock and my background is a piece of Crisp Cantaloupe that I embossed with the Decorative Dots Textured Impressions Embossing Folder**. A strip of paper from the Birthday Basics Designer Series Paper Pack goes down the left side of the card. I used the Scallop Tag Topper Punch and some Whisper White for my tag. The greeting is from the See Ya Later Stamp Set** and is stamped in Raspberry Ripple. For my flags I used the Banner Blast Stamp Set** inked with Bermuda Bay, Gumball Green and Summer Starfruit and the Banner Punch** is used to punch them out. Three Basic Gray Candy Dots finish off the card. Lots of colors but I think they all work thanks to the Birthday Basics Designer Series Paper! So there you have my Design Team card for this week’s Paper Craft Crew sketch challenge. Hop on over to the blog to see my talented co-designers take on the sketch and enter your card in the gallery for us to see! Thank you for checking in, have a wondrous Wednesday! 🙂
Stampin’ Up! products used:
Card Stock: Basic Gray, Crisp Cantaloupe and Whisper White
Designer Series Paper: Birthday Basics
Ink: Raspberry Ripple, Bermuda Bay, Gumball Green and Summer Starfruit Classic Stampin’ Ink
Stamp Sets: See Ya Later** and Banner Blast** Clear Mount
Embossing Folder: Decorative Dots
Punches: Scallop Tag Topper and Banner**
Embellishments: Neutrals Candy Dots
Tools: Big Shot, Stampin’ Dimensionals and SNAIL
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