Monday, June 30, 2008

Carol's Creations

Hello Everyone!
Today is the last day to take advantage of the Fresh Cuts Promotion. (You will of course be able to buy it from the new Stampin' Up! Fall Winter Idea Book & Catalog - but hey who can wait that long? ;)
It is also the last day to place an order out of the Occasions mini catalog. We have already been fortunate that this mini was extended the month.
Today our spotlight is on "Carol Marbach". Carol is a very creative stamper and shares with us 2 of her creations using sets from the Occasions Mini and the Fresh Cuts stamp set.

Recipe for the card above:
Stamp Set: In the Stars
Paper: Apricot Appeal cs, Tempting Turquoise
Ink: Apricot Appeal, Versamark
Other: Cosmo Glitter, Tempting Turquoise Grosgrain Ribbon, Ticket Corner Punch, Stampin' Dimensionals
Instructions: Stamp the background design with Versamark, Stamp star in Apricot Appeal then hand trim and assemble.

Stamp Set: Live Your Dream
Paper: Soft Sky DSP, Soft Sky cs, Night of Navy CS,
Ink: Soft Sky, Night of Navy, Certainly Celery
Other: Soft Sky Double-Stitched ribbon, Styled Sivler Hodgepodge Hardware, Pink Chunky Glitter


Stamp image on Watercolor paper and mist with spray bottle. Add chunky glitter, ribbon, hardware and assemble card.

Tart & Tangy, A Little Birthday Cheer, bashful blue cs, real red cs, ink and striped grosgrain ribbon,and whisper white cs. Summer picnic dsp, 1 3/8' circle and scallop punch. glorious green marker. Color fruit image and punch out circle. Adhere to scallop. Using versamark on the sanded background stamp and added dimension to the card. Assemble the layers together, stamp greeting and finish card.

Stamp Sets: Tart & Tangy, Smarty Pants,
bashful blue cs, pumpkin pie cs, ink, and striped grosgrain ribbon. apricot appeal, summer sun and only orange markers, summer picnic dsp. 1 1/4' and 1 3/8' circle punches and scallop punch. Color stamp with markers and stamp on whisper white cs. Punch out and layer with pumpkin pie. Finish the center image with a scallop as well.

Fresh Cuts, Bashful blue cs and ink, Blue gingham ribbon, ice rhinestone brad and sponge. I stamped the entire image and then removed the petals. I off set them on the inside so that when the card was opened you would have an open flower image. Finish with ribbon and brad.

Thank you Carol for submitting your wonderful creations.

Have a fabulous day!


carolm said...

it always blows my mind when i open up this page and see stuff i've done.

carol. :$

EdieB said...

Cute cards Carol. Thanks for sharing your creativity with us. EdieB