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6 Jun 2008

Grandparents Mantra and WSC51

Beate's sketch challenge was a great one this week - well every week ! - but some sketches just seem to fall into your lap, and this one was just like that for me!

I wanted to use my Little Paper Shop Grandparent's stamp set, but I didn't want to scrap a whole page, and then I saw one of the sentiments from this set on a card and I thought - well, of course!!

I used Stamper's Select White for the card base and for the sentiment.

I added a strip of SU! chocolate chip cardstock that had been run through the Cuttlebug in the stylized flower folder.

I used the corner rounder to make scallops on the Papertrey Ink Aquamist cardstock and then the crop-a-dile to make the holes.

The ribbon is just some ribbon that I had in stock, AFTER we organized my room - in fact we found a lot of things after I organized my room. Funny.

When I say "in stock", it sounds like I own a scrapbook store and although hubby would argue the fact, I do not have enough supplies to open a store....

The sentiment is from Little Paper Shop and is such a perfect saying don't you think??!! and oh so true - because we have him!! He's perfect!

AND I am going to be a grandma again!! YAY!! Marcie and Jared are expecting again and we couldn't be happier!!!

okay.....sorry.....where was I?

I stamped the sentiment with Colorbox dark brown fluid ink - a lovely dark, wet ink that I am in love with!! Uh huh...!

The tag is from Spellbinders and is Tag 5 and the beautiful GIANT flowers are from Prima!!

Well, I am marinating some lamb chops and in the process of making a pasta salad. Hubby has gone to get some asparagus (bar-b-que style), so it is going to be a cool supper tonight. It is HOT here - and I am absolutely luvin' it!!!

Woo-hoo!!!

10 comments:

  1. This is gorgous, Bonnie! I love those colors together! I love the sentiment, too!
    Dinner sounds yummy! What time are we eating? LOL!

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  2. This is so pretty, Bonnie. I love the color combo, too. And congrats on grandbaby #2--how exciting!

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  3. Wow! Bonnie, your card looks fantastic! I love everything about it.
    Thanks for playing!
    Hugs and smiles

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  4. Beautiful card for this weeks sketch! The chocolate chip really looks great done with the CB! Deb

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  5. That card is so nice and that card is perfect for my parents.

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  6. Love the card! Sentiment is priceless :) awesome colors and embossing

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  7. This is beautiful...I great combination of colors and patterns!

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  8. Such a lovely colour combo (and saying too!) :0)

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  9. great color combo! love what you did with the challenge!

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  10. Congrats on the news!

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