Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Try Stamping on Tuesday!

Welcome to our Tuesday challenge.  This week I am trying to make a few cards with the new Sketched Birthday Set.  Yesterday's card used it and today's too!

I so love this new Crisp Cantaloupe color.  Mixed with the Early Espresso makes such a soft but elegant card.  I have fun with the SoHo Subway paper.  The pattern on the top is the other side of the candles I made.  I just rolled a pieces of the dp tightly and added a bit of baker's twine for the wicks.  Fun card.  I wanted to make the candles from money but had no-one in particular to give the card to and didn't want the money just sitting there for like--ever like some of the cards I make, lol! 

Come on over and play along with the rest of the Design team on Try Stamping on Tuesday's blog

Stamps: Sketched Birthday, Bring on the Cake
Paper: Early Espresso, Very Vanilla, Crisp Cantaloupe, SoHo Subway DP
Ink: Early Espresso
Other: markers, candy dots, oval framelit, Bitty Banners framelits

Here is the sketch....

Happy Tuesday!  Enjoy your day!
Mary Jo

9 nice people left a comment:

LeAnne said...

Love this...my favorite paper from this DP pack, and your candles are FUN!

Regan said...

This is too cute!!! I absolutely love the candles! Fabulous card!

Shelley Germann said...

Super cute, Mary Jo! What a clever way to use more DSP! Those candles are waaaay cool!

Claire V said...

Love the colors too! Especially love the candles:)

Carol Carriveau said...

How wonderful is this design and love the candles....agree they would be cute using money but this is great multitasking using the DSP!

Paula Reid said...

I love your take on the sketch. This set is fast becoming my favourite. I love your candles :)

Nancy Seed said...

Love the little candles you have made. Great job.

Shari Fritz said...

Love this card. I was wondering how I could use this DSP pattern. It looks fabulous with this layout and stamp set. Great work!

Sarah said...

What a fun card! I love how you have used the dsp - definately have to try this one :)

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