Sunday, March 25, 2012

I Am A New Challenge Hostess!

If you play along with the Featured Stamper Challenge at Splitcoast, and if you played along today, you will already know this news, but if not, I am happy to be able to finally share it! Beginning next week, I will be on a team with three incredibly talented friends hostessing the Featured Stamper Challenge! I am thrilled to have been asked, and LOVE that challenge, so I am looking forward to having a part in it! The other hostesses are Bridget Finlay, Julie Warner, and Stacy Morgan.

Today we said goodbye to the current hostess, Cindy Coutts, as she takes on a new and exciting endeavor in the stamping world. The challenge today was to "case yourself." I chose a recent card to case - my pink Horsin' Around card. This is what I came up with:


I kept a similar layout to the Horsin' Around card. I omitted the ribbon and added an embossed pennant in the middle and moved the sentiment placement. We were to change at least two things.

I just got home late last night from a week-long vacation with my sister, so this is a quick one! Thanks for stopping by! Tomorrow I will have a quick, fun tutorial, so be sure to stop back!

Stamps: Stampin' Up
Paper: Scarlett's Letter (Basic Grey), Blush Blossom, Certainly Celery, True Thyme, Canson watercolor
Ink: VersaFine Onyx Black, Staedler Watercolor Crayons
Accessories: Prima flower, Cuttlebug embossing folder, distressing file, word window punch 

Challenges for this card:
Little Claire's  -  Spring 
Stampin' Sisters in Christ - opposite of CAS/Romans 8:31-39 (different papers, texture)
Sweet Stampin -  Anything Goes 
Fashionable Stamping Challenges -  Spring Is In The Air
Paper SundaesSpring Blossoms
 

16 comments:

  1. Congrats, Judy!! Love this card..so artsy.

    Hope you had a fabulous time with your sister.

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  2. Congratulations! Love the collaged look of this.

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  3. Congratulation Sistah!! What fun to be a challenge hostess! A fabulous case of your horse card! Wonderful layout!

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  4. Congrats on your new role! Can't wait to see what you come up with to share and Challenge!!! Love the card

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  5. Fantastic card with wonderful elements. Love the flower. Thanks for joining us at FSC this fortnight.

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  6. Love the paper, very pretty card. Thanks so much for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week
    Hugs Julie P

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  7. Beautiful card. Love the pear. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week.

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  8. Congrats on the hostess gig! I usually do that particular challenge, so will see you regularly! Fabulous card today!

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  9. Beautiful card and congrats! I love all of the elements in this card. Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ!

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  10. Beautiful card. Love this gentle look with rich texture.
    Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin` “Anything Goes” Challenge and we hope to see you again soon.
    Hugs
    Natali
    (I have same candy if you interesting. Click on sidebar)

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  11. Beautiful card, love the design and the yummy colours. The flower and the pear and just PEARfect for our challenge! ;) Thank you for joining us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges! x

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  12. Beautiful card, love the colours and that flower is a real showstopper
    Thanks for joining us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges
    Claire xx

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  13. This is gorgeous, love the colours and detail on your card. Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week and good luck xx

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  14. Congrats on being on the FS Team - how fun to get to check out all the galleries to pick THE ONE! :)

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  15. Thanks for sharing your lovely card with us here at FSC. It is a real beauty. xx

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  16. A beautiful card. Lovely images and pretty colours. Great embelishments.

    thank you for joining Little Claire's blog challenge.

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