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Featured Stamper: Mercy Kerin

May 24th, 2009 · 12 Comments

Featured Stamper: Mercy Kerin
My fellow Great Swaps Girl, Mercy Kerin, is today’s FS on Splitcoaststampers. Her designs are just fabulous, and I couldn’t wait to CASE one of her cards! I picked this Kind Friend card from her gallery, and applied the colors from Dawn’s latest Raspberry Suite Color Challenge (#7): Raspberry (I used Pomegranate), Artichoke, and Celery.

I kept the layout and the wide ribbon, but used eyelets on the scalloped border instead of rhinestones. I added some silver cord as well. The sentiment was inked up with multiple colors, just like on Mercy’s card. Hope I did her proud!

Thanks for stopping by!

All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Hope Happens, Frames with a Flourish
Paper: Always Artichoke (regular & textured), Textured Purely Pomegranate (retired), Certainly Celery, Whisper White, Certainly Celery Prints Designer Series Paper (retired)
Ink: Purely Pomegranate (retired)
Accessories: Always Artichoke & Certainly Celery Stampin’ Write Markers, Slit Punch, Metallic Eyelets, Purely Pomegranate Satin Ribbon (retired), Silver Elastic Cord (retired), Crop-A-Dile, Blender Pens, Stampin’ Dimensionals

Tags: truly elegant

12 responses so far ↓

  • 1 scrappingjulie // May 24, 2009 at 11:08 am

    this card turned out beautifully!!!

  • 2 Angie Tieman // May 24, 2009 at 1:53 pm

    Gorgeous card! Love your take on the case!

  • 3 Joy S // May 24, 2009 at 3:03 pm

    Love the colors on this!

  • 4 Ann // May 24, 2009 at 3:46 pm

    Gorgeous! I love your take on both challenges!

  • 5 danni // May 24, 2009 at 7:47 pm

    LOVE your card, wow that is so beautiful!

  • 6 Linda // May 25, 2009 at 2:30 am

    Purely pome looks fab with this….wish I’d thought of it….darn:-))) Love the eyelets in the scallop….fabbo!

  • 7 michelle // May 25, 2009 at 8:32 am

    Lovely card!

  • 8 Connie // May 25, 2009 at 8:50 am

    Great job on both challenges and I remember again why I hated losing the Purely Pom. color!

  • 9 Wendy // May 25, 2009 at 10:24 am

    What great colors together!! I love the eyelets on the border. Very pretty card!!

  • 10 Maureen P // May 26, 2009 at 3:50 pm

    Love the yummy ribbon and scallop border!!

  • 11 Winter // May 27, 2009 at 12:07 am

    Beautiful card! Love the scallops!

  • 12 Amy // May 29, 2009 at 1:35 pm

    Fantastic card! Love the eyelets in the scalloped border!