Sunday, March 13, 2011

VSN .... Have You Tried It?? Part 2

This is the 2nd part of the VSN post. We'll start with the kids' challenge and go to the end.

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
Ink: black
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
Ink: black
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
Techniques: thumping

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!!


1 comment:

  1. Fabulous cards Shell!!! The kids did such a fabulous job too. Hugs,


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