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Entries from May 2009

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

May 5th, 2009 · 1 Comment

With the help of my Spanish stamp sets, Flores Suaves and Gracias, I created this card for Color Challenge #11 on the Stampin’ Addicts site and Jen del Muro’s Sketch for You to Try (5/2/09). These colors seemed perfect to brighten up this rainy day in Maryland. The Bashful Blue panels were embossed with a […]

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Tags: clean & simple

Father’s Day Card

May 4th, 2009 · 5 Comments

I’ve finished making my Mother’s Day cards, so I thought I’d get an early start on Father’s Day cards. When I saw the Weekend Sketch challenge (#79) on Jenn’s blog a few days ago, this stamp from the All Holidays set immediately came to mind. I wasn’t quite sure what kind of embellishment to use […]

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Tags: simply delicious

Featured Stamper: Sparkle Smith

May 3rd, 2009 · 1 Comment

This week’s Featured Stamper challenge on SCS introduced me to a new gallery, sparkplug17‘s. As soon as I saw the fun layout on her Year of the Ox card, I knew I had found “my” card. Instead of making a New Year’s card, I turned my version into a card for a new baby girl. […]

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Tags: fun & frolicky