Monday, July 25, 2011

A background challenge, a sketch challenge, and a color challenge ... wrap them all into one, and get .... well, my project. :)

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Stampin' Sisters In Christ challenged us to do a black and white card.

365 Cards challenged us to do a background challenge - 1/2 polka dots, 1/2 solid color

Critter Sketch Challenge had the sketch for today's project.



So ... here it is. :)


The polka dot folder was inked before I ran it through the Cuttlebug, making the polka dot background here. I distressed that layer, as well, to give a little more texture to the card. Black and white certainly is striking, isn't it?? I loved working with this sketch, too. Such fun!!

Card Recipe :
stamps - Seasonal Swags
paper - bubble gum, lime juice, white
ink - black
copics - 100, 0, G85, G99, G00, R85
accessories - Cricut, SCAL, Seasonal Swags svg file, glassy glaze, pop dots, crystals
technique - CAS


Tomorrow, another challenge card! Can't wait to share it with you.


Have a great, big, beautiful tomorrow.


~*Shell*~

10 comments:

  1. Great card. That's a cute image and I love your layout.

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  2. What a fabulous cake Shell, great job on this challenge. Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

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  3. I love the black/white combo and I love that you inked the embossing folder before running the paper through. I can't wait to try that. Great birthday card and thanks for joining us at Critter Sketch :)

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  4. I love it, Shell! It looks like such a diva-esque cake ;D

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  5. Such a great cake card in black and white! I love the polka dots that you did ahead of running thru your cuttlebug too. Great card! Thanks for playing at Critter Sketch this week!
    Hugs,
    Georgia

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  6. Happy birthday to someone special, they will appreciate this card I am sure! Thanks for coming alongside Stampin' Sisters in Christ this week!

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  7. Love the black and white with the adorable image, great card! Thanks for joining us this week @ Critter Sketch :)

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  8. Cute card! It was a great sketch, wasn't it? Thanks for playing in the Critter Sketch Challenge.

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  9. such a creative take on the challenge. Love the rugged dotty background and image. :)

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  10. I love this... basics some times are just perfect and all you need : )

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