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Featured Stamper: Dawn McVey

May 22nd, 2008 · 7 Comments

Featured Stamper: Dawn McVey

One of my Great Swaps friends was last Sunday’s Featured Stamper on SCS, so of course I had to participate in the challenge. I looked through Dawn’s wonderful gallery and picked her Gratitude card to CASE. I decided to keep the layout and colors, but change some of the stamps and embellishments on my card.

The Essence of Love flower stamp was inked up with Stampin’ Up! markers, and I added one extra flower on the left hand side to fill in an empty spot. The Thinking of You stamp (from the same stamp set in the Occasions Mini, which by the way has been extended until June 30) was inked up with a Chocolate Chip marker and stamped on two lines, so that the sentiment would fit inside the Aged Copper Hodgepodge frame.

The Real Red Prints Designer Series paper used in the background is from the Prints Pack Level 1 Hostess award.

Thanks for stopping by!

All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Essence of Love, Define Your Life
Paper: Chocolate Chip, Old Olive, Whisper White, Real Red Prints Designer Series Paper
Ink: Old Olive
Accessories: SU! Markers (Chocolate Chip, Old Olive, Real Red), Aged Copper Hodgepodge Hardware, Real Red 5/8″ Grosgrain Ribbon, Crafters’ Tool Kit, Stamp-A-Ma-Jig, Stampin’ Dimensionals

Tags: clean & simple

7 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Mary Dawn // May 22, 2008 at 4:53 pm

    i love these colors, you definitely did dawn proud!

  • 2 Becky // May 22, 2008 at 7:37 pm

    Wow, these colors are just stunning!

  • 3 Mercy // May 23, 2008 at 12:22 am

    i am a new great swaps girl! i wanted to stop by to visit your blog…and i love it!

    i can’t wait to visit often, and i’m excited about swapping with you in the future!

  • 4 Carolina Buchting // May 23, 2008 at 3:54 pm

    Beautiful card – the colors, the bow and your sentiment placement all work so well together! TFS!

  • 5 Jennifer // May 24, 2008 at 10:55 am

    Beautiful card. The colors are stunning.

  • 6 Nancy Riley // May 25, 2008 at 11:27 pm

    Beautiful !!! I love how you incorporated the stamp from Define Your Life!

  • 7 Featured Swapper: Dawn McVey | Vera Stamps // Jul 2, 2008 at 9:08 pm

    [...] CASE my Great Swaps friend Dawn McVey. She was the Featured Stamper on SCS back in May when created this card. This time I combined the 8th GSG Featured Swapper challenge with this week’s Color [...]

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