Sunday, September 2, 2012

Hosting Sunday Stamps!

Hello and happy Sunday!

It's my turn this week to host at Sunday Stamps - and this week we've got a colour challenge! Let me start by saying that I love Sahara Sand. It's one of my very favourite 'colours', and definitely my favourite Neutral - though Crumb Cake runs a very close second ;)

So, that being said, here's my card for this week:

**See the end of this post for a list of supplies used to make this card**

And the challenge colours... Sahara Sand, Wisteria Wonder and Lucky Limeade!
 

I recently discovered, through the awesomeness that is blogland, that you can use just the top of the cupcake from the cupcake punch to create virtually perfect clouds! Colour me excited. And, what are 'storm clouds' without a bit of rain? That's right... not storm clouds ;) I added 'rain' on the Wisteria Wonder panel by spritzing Wister Wonder ink with the Colour Spritzer Tool.

That fabulous DSP is actually Christmas paper from Candlelight Christmas specialty DSP - Available in the Holiday Catalogue. I thought the patterns looked like little suns, which fit the sentiment perfectly.

The boot was coloured with Blender Pens... never leave home without them.

I've used the fab sketch from Freshly Made Sketches as a jumping off point this week. I was totally having 'sketch'-block, so I headed over to my safety net of FMS. Never disappointed by their sketches!



That's it for me today. Please check out what the other fabulous ladies on the Sunday Stamps design team have come up with this week and then link up your own creation. Can't wait to see it!

-Tara
xox

List of Supplies:
Stamps: Bootiful Occasions
Paper: Sahara Sand CS, Wisteria Wonder CS, Lucky Limeade CS, Candlelight Christmas DSP
Embellishments: Very Vanilla 1/8" Taffeta Ribbon
Tools: Colour Spritzer Tool, Cupcake punch, Blender Pens


6 comments:

  1. Tara, this is another fabulous card. I love the colors, and your boot is colored perfectly. Every detail is fantastic! Thanks for sharing with us at Freshly Made Sketches this week!

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  2. Love this colour combo Tara! And your little boot is SUPER CUTE :) Great card.

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  3. Hi Tara! Great colors! The boot is adorable! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  4. Hi Tara! Great card!! I love all your little touches especially the rain! You used two of my favorite tools...blender pens and color spritzer! I once told a friend that if I was on Survivor the one thing I would take was my color spritzer!! Lol! Great job!

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  5. Awesome card Tara, love those rain clouds on the side, what a great way to interpret the sketch! I always admire your work!
    Smiles,
    Lesley

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  6. So fun, love the clouds that you added! Thanks for playing with us at Freshly Made Sketches!

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Thank you for your comments and encouragements! They mean the world to me!

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