September’s Stick It Down Card Sketch

Good morning!  It’s time to see the rest of the cards the team made for the month.  I don’t know about you but I can always use more birthday cards.  As always you have until the end the end of the month to complete this sketch or the other two scrapbook layouts.  Have a great week!  Here is the sketch followed by my card.

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SID Birthday Wishes

Stuck?! Sketches August Sketch Challenge

I have missed Laura Whitaker’s fabulous sketches lately.  I had a bit of time the other day and I choose to do her sketch from August 1st.  These pictures are from a quick trip to Portland when we went to grab some scrapbook room goodies from Ikea.  They were taken in the car and at night so the quality is not great and you can barely see my husband photo bombing my daughter, but we had fun!  I also finally had a chance to break into my Fancy Free stash.

Here is the sketch:

August First Sketch

And here is my layout:

Stuck Sketches Portland

Have a great rest of your week!

Summer Vacation: Kids Challenge

Simon Says Challenge Blog is hosting a kid’s challenge this month.  This year’s challenge is anything goes with glitter.  We had two of my daughter’s friends over and they were happy to play in the “deserted” pile of die cuts and stamped images that my daughter and I had not had the opportunity to use.  My daughter had previously colored the die cut animals with Copic markers and colored pencils and Gamsol.  She also had fun showing her friends how to use my Cuttelbug.  Some sequins, glitter card stock, and distressed glitter was used.  Not sure how well the photos will show them but they are there!

Simon Says: Celebrate

Good morning, I finally have some time to get on the computer and I found a few challenges to enter! Simon Says is celebrating their sixth anniversary for their Monday challenge and this week’s theme is celebrate.  Here are a few cards I made using their Sketch Ranunculus, Wild Beauty, and Birthday Flowers stamps, all stamps are available on their site.

 

 

Stick It Down’s August Card Sketch

It’s time for another great card sketch (along with a single and double page sketch) over at Stick It Down.  This month’s featured card designer is me!  I love the whole Fancy Free line by Paige Evans and had great fun using my “scraps” to make this card.  And I finally found a use for the banner/pennant stickers I have had forever.  Be sure to check out Stick It Down‘s site for more inspiration throughout the month.  Here’s my card followed by the card sketch!

SID August

 

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Stick It Down’s July Card Sketch

Hard to believe it is already July 10th!  For this month’s card sketch I used the new Flamingo Together from Lawn Fawn.  I stamped the background with the fun palm trees and flowers and used the feminine flamingo.  We had several birthday parties at the end of the school year so the timing was perfect.  As always there is a card sketch, single page sketch, and double page sketch on Stick It Down’s site for your inspiration.  You have until the end of the month to play along.  Here is the sketch followed by my card.

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SID July

Stick It Down’s July -December 2016 Design Team

I am happy to say I will be continuing on the Design Team for Stick It Down from July to December 2016.  As before I will be on the card team.  Be sure to check out Stick It Down each month for card, single page, and double page sketches.  You will find great inspiration along with prizes and or a chance to be a featured guest designer.