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Entries from August 2009

Peekaboo Cardinal

August 8th, 2009 · 3 Comments

I swapped this card yesterday at the Stampin’ Addicts Meet & Greet in Salt Lake City! Hope the girls liked the window card I made with the A Cardinal Christmas stamp set. I wanted to use this particular designer paper, because it somehow looks as if the bird is sitting in a tree. When you […]

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Tags: fun & frolicky

Another Convention Swap

August 7th, 2009 · 2 Comments

I’m meeting with fellow Stampin’ Addicts in Salt Lake City today, and this card was made for a small “thank you card” swap I signed up for. I just love this Thoroughly Modern paper and the color combination of Soft Suede and Bermuda Bay. This card could go to a man or a woman, don’t […]

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Tags: simply delicious

SCS Dinner Swap

August 5th, 2009 · 7 Comments

Wow, I still cannot believe I made 50 of these cards for the SCS dinner swap in Salt Lake City. I kept the design clean and simple, but used a fun technique to create the blue background panel. I inked up the new Perfect Details texturz plate with Brilliant Blue ink, placed a 4-1/4″ x […]

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Tags: clean & simple

Birthday Butterfly

August 1st, 2009 · 5 Comments

Here’s a quick birthday card for a girl who likes butterflies! I used the latest sketch from SCS (SC239) and the colors from Dawn’s Raspberry Suite color challenge #13, which I interpreted as Certainly Celery, Whisper White, Real Red, and Cameo Coral. Thanks for stopping by! All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted. Stamps: […]

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Tags: clean & simple