Sunday, January 20, 2013

Happy Retirement

I'm your hostess this week at Sunday Stamps, and I've got a little sketch for you!

This card was made for the owner/President of the company that started my professional career. He'll be retiring at the end of the month.


To fill the Soda Pop Top I used the 1/2" circle punch to punch out the wheel/spokes from one of the bicycles. The frame around the sentiment was done by cropping the Decorative Label punch. The background of the card was give some texture (almost like corduroy!) by using the Simply Scored scoring tool and scored at every 1/8".

Here's the sketch this week:



Head on over to Sunday Stamps and check out what the rest of the design team has created! As usual, we'd love to see you playing along. 

In other news - I've been working on changing up my blog design for months now, and I think I'm almost ready to take the plunge and switch over. Maybe next time you stop by for a visit you won't even recognize it ;)

-Tara
xox

List of Supplies:
Stamps: Teeny Tiny Wishes
Papers: Basic Gray CS, More Mustard CS, Fan Fair DSP
Embellishments: Two-Tone Ribbon, Riding Hood Red Taffeta Ribbon, Soda Pop Top, Metallic Brads
Tools: 1/2" Circle punch, Decorative Label punch, Word Window punch, Simply Scored



3 comments:

  1. Great card Tara... and love the sketch this week too! So many great aspects of your card - love how you cropped with the Decorative Label and utilized the Simply Scored! Can't wait to see what you're new Blog looks like...

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  2. Wow Tara, this is a great card with lots of cool detail! Thanks for hosting this week, great sketch! Can't wait to see your new blog!

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  3. Fabulous as always Tara! Great sketch this week :) Love how you curled your little flags!!!

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