I'm going to show off each card and tell the challenge it was for. If you'd like to see the challenges - and even try some of them on your own and on your own time - go here to see them all.
The theme this month was You Make My Heart Sing.
The kids' challenge was to create a card that makes you happy. It had to include one heart.
Kids - Jaydin, my 5 year old.... she was very upset that she forgot her heart. :(
|Stamps: Winged Things, Because of You, Ladybug from StampCraft|
|Paper: green, white|
|Accessories: colored pencils, ribbon, Cuttlebug, folder|
Kids - Jonah, my 15 year old. I think his coloring is phenomenal.
|Stamps: old lighthouse set from SU|
|Paper: white, blue|
|Ink: black, Copics|
|Accessories: crystals, self-adhesive button, crystal heart|
Kids - Mine
|Stamps: Monster Mash (Clear Dollar Stamps)|
|Paper: blue, purple, white|
|Ink: black, Copics (E93, 0, BV04, BV08, B21, B24, B29, YR04|
|Accessories: Cuttlebug, folder, pop dots, crochet flowers, crystal hearts, pearls, ribbon Cricut/SCAL (scalloped circle)|
K - Use embossed vellum on the project
|Stamps: Sentimental Flowers (Clear Dollar Stamps)|
|Paper: vellum, blue, dp|
|Ink: black, Copics (Y11, Y17, BV00, BV04, BV08, C5, b24, G21, R83, R85|
|Accessories: Cuttlebug, folder, pearls, ribbon, Cricut/SCAL, pop dots|
L - Use a food or kitchen stamp. Bonus for using a key.
|Stamps: Recipe for Love - digi set|
|Paper: teal, mat stack, brown, gray|
|Ink: printer, Copics (R46, BG72, BG75|
|Accessories: key, crystals, ribbon, twine, pop dots|
M - Be inspired of one of the 4 quotes mentioned in the challenge.
|Stamps: Scripture Children, For Our Lord - both sets by Clear Dollar Stamps|
|Paper: Bo Bunny, teal, Toasted Almond, gray, white|
|Accessories: ScorPal, ribbon, Cuttlebug, folder, pearls, oval punch|
|Techniques: shadowbox card|
N - Be inspired by some part of the song "Wild Thing."
|Stamps: Peace Out (clear dollar stamps)|
|Paper: white, blue|
|Ink: Black, Copics|
|Accessories: ribbon, flowers, pop dots, Blooming Bouquet dies|
O - Using a background stamp as something other than an overall background.
|Stamps: Print Pattern|
|Paper: white, Mud Pie, cocoa|
|Ink: caramel, pink, Copics|
|Accessories: sewing machine, ribbon, flowres, brads, pop dots, pearls|
P - Do you hear it? Use the Thumping technique.
|Stamps: Petal Prints|
|Paper: Bubble Gum, white, Bo Bunny|
|Ink: pink, red (marker)|
|Accessories: watercolor crayons, crystals, sewing machine, ribbon, cuttlebug and folder, pop dots|
I hope you enjoyed seeing all of my creations for VSN. I also hope that you'll join us for the fun next time.
Let me know what you think!!
Have an awesome day and a great, big, beautiful tomorrow!!