Monday, August 24, 2009

Another for Joanne!


My second to honor Joanne {jojot}, the SCS Featured Stamper this week!!

Joanne has so many incredible cards in her gallery, and I loved THIS ONE.

She said it was one of her old sets, and it's brand new for me! In fact, I cut out and mounted my Blossoms Abound (SU!) today just to make this card! I bought it when it retired, knowing I would love it and I do!

I changed colors and punch, added pearls and a sentiment. I used designer paper instead of a Cuttlebug EF.

Note to self: Don't EVER put the whole card together and then decide you need a sentiment -- it's too scary! (I could have totally messed it all up - but this time it worked!). This is a standard A2 card.

I hope you have a wonderful Monday! My daughter is auditioning today for a part in her high school musical. They are doing "Les Miserables" - my most favorite Broadway show ever. We won't know what part she got until Friday afternoon, so it's going to be a looooooong week!
Have a good one!


Stamps: Blossoms Abound (SU!)
Paper: Certainly Celery, Very Vanilla, Textured Rose (The Paper Studio), Rose Romance (retired SU!), Basic Grey Bittersweet DP
Ink: Camomille Distress Ink (PTI), Rose Romance (retired SU!), Pretty in Pink, Certainly Celery, Old Olive
Accessories: stamp-a-ma-jig, paper piercer, pearls (Kaiser), ivory satin ribbon (May Arts), Martha Stewart border punch, Pink Stickles
Techniques: piercing, sponging

17 comments:

  1. Beautiful Judy! I like the lilac flower and your colors.

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  2. Wow - love the image! Your card is beautiful & so elegant =)

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  3. So Beautiful, Judy! Good luck to your daughter with her audition! Hugs, Lisa

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  4. Beautiful card, Judy! Love that gorgeous image and those lovely colors!

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  5. Beautiful, Judy!! Love the colors, and the pearls!!

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  6. This is awesome Judy...I love your card!
    Hugs,
    Jackie

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  7. really gorgeous work....and good luck to your daughter.....hope she gets the part she wants

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  8. Gorgeous card! Love the colours.

    Good luck to your daughter too
    x

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  9. Hope your daughter gets a good part. I'd love to see the show sometime, I've only read the book.

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  10. When I lived in NYC, my rooomie went and saw Les Misarables 5 times (gotta love student discounts). I never did get to see it--the problem of working in theatre--you never get to see other people's shows. I hope it went well for Laura!!

    Such a pretty card--I love the colors--and the elegant embellishments!
    VERY Joanne and Very Judy!!

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  11. WOW Judy this card is absolutely gorgeous!!!! Love the colours and design and if you hadn't said anything no-one would have realised that the sentiment was an after thought!!! Really beautiful card!!!

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  12. This is absolutely GORGEOUS! Now I think I'll be casing YOU, because I have this paper and I love this card. I too bought this set when it retired. Just a beautiful card. Love the paper/color choice and layout.

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  13. So pretty, that's always been one of my favorite sets!

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  14. This is gorgeous. I love all of the details.

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