Friday, June 29, 2012

Elegance By the Inch

I like all of the different designs in this stamp by I Brake For Stamps.  It's called Ornate Inchies Background. There are nine different designs on one stamp, but I chose just four of them to follow the sketch I chose (iSpy Sketches ISSC21). I actually stamped the whole image and then cut out the ones I wanted to use. I think they make an elegant statement on their own!

And a couple of awards: I won top two at Delightful Challenges and was the winner at Art Impressions for my Otter card (Hambo Stamps). Cool way to start the day!

Other challenges for this card: 
Charisma Cardz - anything goes  
Quoth The Raven - Based on Edgar Allen Poe quote (the colors of the card reflect the Rue Morgue) 
Ruby's Rainbow - black, white, and one other color

Stamps: Ornate Inchies Background by IBFS
Ink: Rose Red (Stampin' Up!)
Paper: Basic Black, Rose Red, Glossy White (Stampin' Up!), Enchanted Collection DP (Bo Bunny)
Accessories: Snow Pearls (Kaiser), photo corner punch (SU!), black satin ruffled ribbon (Really Reasonable Ribbon)

11 comments:

  1. Congratulations! And I love your new blog!,

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  2. Your new blog design is so CUTE, I love it!

    Congratulations on the awards this week too :)

    You make beautiful cards Judy, I've been browsing your blog turning pages, wow!

    Hugs, Jan

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  3. lovely card
    thanks for joining us at Charisma
    Allisonx

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  4. This is AMAZING! LOVE the gorgeous colors--and the lack of sentiment is no lack for the card! PINNED! :)

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  5. Gorgeous card!

    Thank you for joining us at Ruby’s Rainbow for our *Black,White + 1 other* Challenge

    hope you will join us again soon
    Hugs Shaz DT x

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  6. A gorgeous card - very elegant!

    Thankyou for joining us at RRC - hope to see you again soon

    Ang x

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  7. Lovely card.... Love the DP's and the ruffled ribbon. Thanks for sharing with us at Quoth the Raven :)

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  8. Thank you for joining us at Quoth The Raven.

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  9. a fabulous and very noble card!

    thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

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  10. Gorgeous card, very elegant, love your colours, thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz, hugs, Sarah x

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  11. Very stylish thanks for sharing with us at QTR.
    BDx

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