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30 May 2008

No Time to Stamp and Happy about it!!?

This card is for Sharon's challenge over at No Time to Stamp. Her challenge this week is a Color Challenge — Black and White + 1 More Color.

The whole point of Sharon's challenges are to keep it simple. Although this does fall into the simple category, it was a bit time consuming with all that "stitching" and gell work!!

It was also simple because it was kind of cased/inspired by THIS PROJECT on the Nunu Toolies blog!

She uses a lot of black in her creations, so I knew I would find something to inspire me and I loved these colours together although maybe for a winter wedding it would be better!! haha!

I used Stampers Select White cardstock SU! Purely Pomegranate and SU! Black cardstock and a lot of black ziggy pen and white gel pen.


The sentiment and the white doo-daddy thingies are from Wedding Day Papertrey Ink stamp set and the flower is a Prima hydrangea!!

I scored along the Pomegrante paper with my new Scor-pal just so you wouldn't see a honking big red/purple/pomegrante rectangle in the middle.

What you CAN see, is how rotten a paper cutter I have! Does anyone know of a paper cutter that actually cuts the paper and not rip/tear/grind/slashes at it!!! UGH!!

6 comments:

  1. This card is great, love black white and red as a color combo, it is so striking

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  2. What a fabulous creation - I absolutely LOVE it!!! Great, striking colors and wonderful attention to detail!!! SO glad you played -- thanks!!!

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  3. This is gorgeous! It looks so perfectly artistically simple. Love the scoring and the faux stitches are awesome! :0)

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  5. Anonymous10:25

    I've bought paper cutters from the Paper Cutter Store over the years and have been happy. I'm sure you could find one there to meet your needs.

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  6. Love the color combo and scored lines! Really nice! My paper cutter started to gnaw up my edges too and I replaced the blade and it has helped! :)

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