CLICK HERE FOR FREE BLOGGER TEMPLATES, LINK BUTTONS AND MORE! »

Saturday, 28 January 2012

Case Study 75




















I am loving the simplicity of the card at the Case Study Challenge this week and to see the card we had to case you can visit Jan Rsaza  the muse for January, I had other ideas for this card but as always you start with another idea and end up with another.  I am actually very happy with the way this turned out.

For this card I used the following products from Stampin Up

Card - Whisper white, Poppy Parade
Ink - Real Red, Tempting Turquoise, Daffodil Delight, Elegant Eggplant, Melon Mambo
Stamp - Because I care
Polka Dot embossing folder

Thanks for looking
Jo

Tuesday, 24 January 2012

Sketch Book Saturday Challenge

















This card is made using the Sketch over at The Sketch Book Saturday Challenge Blog.  I dug out some really old stuff for this one and the colours are a little brighter than I would usually use in a big block but I kinda like it.

For this card I used the following products from Stampin UP

Card - Pretty in Pink, veryy vanilla
Stamp - Embrace Life (retired), En Francais
Ink - Soft Suede, Regal Rose
Embossing folder - Designer frames

Thanks for looking
jo

Mojo Challenge

 


This is my entry for the MOJO challenge this week.  

For this card I used the following products from stampin UPOl

Card - Lucky Limeade, Very Vanilla
Ink - Rose Red,  Old Olive, Soft Suede
Stamp - Fabulous Florets, A Happy Birthday
DS paper - Holly Jolly (yes I know xmas paper)
Crystals

Monday, 23 January 2012

Clean and Simple and Jay Gees Nook Challenge

 
























I made this card using the sketch over at the clean and simple challenge and decided to couple it with an Jay Gees Nook Challenge which I stumbled across whist surfing other blogs.

For this card I used the following products from Stampin Up

Card - So Saffron, Whisper White
Ink - Early espresso, Soft Suede, Crumb Cake, Close to Coco, So Saffron, More Mustard, Versa Mark
Stamp - On Your Birthday and Creative elements
Some bakers twine and a button

Thanks for looking

Jo

Monday, 16 January 2012

Case Study and Play Date Cafe






I used the Case Study Challenge Card this week which was by Jan muse Jen Rzaza with the colours from Play Date Cafe.  I kept it very simple and decided not to add a sentiment or any embellishments other than the flower shape.

For this card i used the following.

Card - Whisper White, Concorde Crush, Razzleberry
Punch - Fancy Flower, circles 1/2 and 3/4 inch

Thanks for looking
Jo

Sweet Sunday Sketch










I decided to use a very old stamp set for this card and used the sketch over at the Sweet Sunday Sketch challenge blog for my inspiration.

I used the following products from stampin up

Card - Melon Mambo, Lucky Limeade, Concorde Crush, Blushing Bride and Whisper White
Ink - Melon Mambo, Stayzon Black, Sahara Sand and Blushing Bride
Stamp - Pennant Parade, Pun Fun, I {heart} heart
DS Paper - Cheerful Treat
Big Die - Perfect Pennants

Thanks for looking
Jo

Friday, 13 January 2012

Ribbon Carousel and Verve


 


I used the inspiration photo over a the Ribbon Carousel Challenge for this card, I took the colour and the cupcake for my ideas and used the Week 1 sketch over at the Verve Challenge for the layout.

For this card I used the following products from Stampin Up

Card - Pool Party, Very Vanilla, Early espresso
Ink - Pool Party, Early espresso
Stamp - Create a Cupcake
Punch - Cup cake builder, Decorative border
DS Paper - Spice Cake

Thanks for looking
Jo

Sunday, 8 January 2012

Case Study and Colour Q













Firstly I must apologise for this photo, it will not let me up load it the right way, I tried and tried, Woo hoo fixed it lol.

Its taken me a bit longer to do this challenge this week as I have been working full time and the weather has been rather nice and hot so been to beach and in the pool and on some lovely scenic walks.  Anyway here is my take on the case over at the Case Study this week which I have combined it with the Colour Q recipe.  The muse this month is Jen Rzasa so check out her blog HERE.

For this card I used the following products from Stampin UP

Card - Pear Pizazz, Whisper White, Pool Party, Calypso Coral,
Ink - Black, Cherry Cobbler
Punch - 3 heart, circles, scallop edge

Thanks for looking
.

Freshly Made Sketches

 


I was challenged by a friend to make a card using only white and one other colour and to use a stamp out of our new mini.  I find 2 tone cards a bit of a challenge but I gave it a whirl and this is what I came up with using the Sketch over at the Freshly Made Sketches challenge blog.

For this card I used the following products from Stampin UP.

Card - Blushing Bride, Whisper White
Ink - Blushing Bride
Stamp - Up in the Air
Punch - Decorative Label Punch

Thanks for looking
Jo

Play Date Cafe










Well here is my entry for the Play Date Cafe colour combo this week.  I have kept the card pretty simple.

For this card I used the following products from Stampin Up

Card - Pool Party, Whisper white
Ink - Pool Party, Old Olive, Early Espresso
Stamp - 'Elements of Style

Other - Old Paper, Border punch and some crystals from my stash

Thanks for looking
Jo


Wednesday, 4 January 2012

Case Study


Well happy new year to all my blog followers.  Hope you all had a good one.

I am just posting this quick and will pop back in later to fill in all the details.  This is my take on the card over at the Case Study Challenge this week and the last one from Amy Sheffer as the muse.

Thanks for looking
Jo