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Monday, March 12, 2012

King of the Road and an Easter card


This should be good for one of our RVing friends.
(Sigh) This is the final sketch here: http://icsketches.blogspot.com/
Thank you for the many times you have provided inspiration.  All the best to all associated with ICSketches.
I used the colors selected here:  http://theplaydatecafe.blogspot.com/ 
 A masculine card is for:  http://paperprettiesblog.blogspot.com/
Inspired by the song "king of the Road" http://www.trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.com//
 All stamps are from a clear set whose label has vanished - could it be Inkadinkado?
I stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black.
Embellishments:  MS punch, Nesties ovals, masculine brads, and a couple of CB border embossing folders.


  I am just starting Easter cards.  It is a good thing there is a little time left.

The sketch is here: http://skippingstonesdesign.com/
I used green: http://www.inkyimpressionschallenges.blogspot.com/
And green with a colored image: http://cardmakinmamas.blogspot.com/

Both stamps were purchased at a LSS, and have no manufacturer label.  I could not find a separate sentiment, so this is trimmed from a larger stamp - hence a few speckles with the sentiment, but I thought it looks ok.
One of my new favorite techniques is to use this Martha Stewart punch (a punch around the page) on both sides of a strip of cs, to create a lacy strip..
The image is colored with shiny gel pens.  BG is a Cuttlebug Stylized Flowers embossing folder; flowers are Primas with a rhinestone center.

10 comments:

  1. That first card is so fun! I love it! And your Easter card is very pretty! Thanks for playing along with us at Skipping Stones Design! :)

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  2. Gorgeous card. Thank you for playing our last sketch at ICS!xx

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  3. Very pretty cards! Thanks for taking part in the ICS challenge :)

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  4. Great cards, thanks for playing along at CRAFT challenge, great song choice. Sharon x

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  5. Lovely. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Inky Impressions. Hope to see you in the future!

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  6. Fun card, love the metal brads. Thanks for playing along with us at The Play Date Cafe!

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  7. Two beautiful cards! The green is such a nice shade in the second. Thanks so much for playing at Skipping Stones Design!

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  8. Hi Dorothy! I love your cards and how classic and pretty they are! I'm a new follower and I think you deserve the Liebster Award! See my post for details:

    http://paperribbonthread.blogspot.com/2012/03/liebster-award.html

    Cathy :)

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  9. Lovely cards. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT.
    Nikki x

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  10. My favorite detail are those screw brads.... love them! Thanks for joining us at The Play Date Cafe. :)

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