Sunday, December 21, 2008

To love and to cherish

Hello and happy Sunday. On Friday i received my DT packet from STAMPAVIE and my first cards were made with some of the "older" images from the Rachelle Anne Miller collection :-) I adore those. Probably because i color so many "people" that i was nice for a change to just go GREEN :-) and i used many green markers on this card :-) Nice and easy layout if you found a piece of DP and you have just one pattern of it. This one is the backside of this years popular Making Memories Valentines paper.
Stamps: Stampavie; Rachelle Anne Miller Collection "My Prince Charming"
Embellishments: Debbies Die Cuts, Real Red Stampin up ribbon, Swarovski Chrystals, Hemp,
Tools: Nestabilities, and Doily Lace punch Martha Stewart which is now broken AGAIN - that's my 3 punch! I wonder when the company can fix their production problems!!!
I want to offer you something else on my blog beside inspiration almost everyday. I thought what would help you a little more. There are many, many sketch challenges each week that you can visit for inspiration.. but what if you are right in the middle of a project and you simply don't know how to get started with a horizontal image?! I will from now on file my cards into sections like horizontal, vertical, circle and so on. You can click on that section and will get several layout ideas. That should help you to get your own project finished faster.
Now for the STAMPAVIE blog candy winner... :-)
thank you all for playing - i will have a few more randomly next week.
Here are your random numbers:11
Timestamp: 2008-12-21 13:59:27 UTC
And that's Nancy B. mnmbush@######
congratulations Nancy, please contact me with your snail mail address.
Happy Holidays

21 comments:

sylvia said...

oh so lovely
hihii I bought this stamp yesterday
hugs sylvia

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Gvendalen said...

It is remarkable! I love it!

Elena said...

This card is so beautiful! I love the froggies! Very nice addition with the swirls!
Congratulations to Nancy!

Heidi said...

You did wonderful on this image Claudia- it is nice to see b/c this is not truly an image that I would typically buy and make a card with but you did FAB!
Congrats to the winner Nancy!
And I love your idea of filing the cards b/c it truly will help me.
Your pal,
Heidi

Kim Piggott said...

Wonderful card!
Thank's for the folder idea!
hugs
kim xxx

Nancy said...

I'm so excited to have won the blog candy!! Yay!! I love your card...so adorable!
I emailed you my snail mail information!

Nancy

stardustgemsandribbon said...

Ahh...love this card Claudia, the swirl and bow look fabulous and what pretty paper. I have this stamp and have never used it :-O
Thanks for the inspiration...I might dig it out now!
Wonderful idea about your layout cards...I will definitely be referring to it!
Hugs
Carole :-)

Julie's Crafty Corner said...

Oh what a lovely card. The frogs are soo cute!

Julie

Regina Easter said...

ooooooooooooooo love love love it

scrappinpeg said...

This image is just adorable.... Your flourish really sets it off!
Congratulations to Nancy!
hugs... Peggy

Kim said...

Claudia what a beautiful card! Your work is always wonderful! Happy Holidays to you and your family!
Lots of hugs~ Kim

Jaspere said...

That image is adorable and your coloring is fantastic.

DeeDee said...

OMGoodness!!! I love those little froggies....too adorable!!!

doris said...

Eine wunderschöne Karte... wow!!

GLG Doris

Debby said...

cute card Claudia.Love the doily edge.
What a fabulous idea to file your cards ,would be really great thanks!

Cheryl said...

Frogtastic! I love how you've colored them and the red accents are great!

retiredheather said...

Hi Claudia. This card is lovely. Those frogs are the cutiest. What a great idea for labelling the shape as well. Also, congrats to Nancy. She is a lucky winner.
Happy Holidays
Heather

marsha said...

Love this card! The frogs are adorable and I love all the different greens.

Congrats Nancy on winning the blog candy!

megastamper said...

oh wie süss ist die denn?? ich mag ja diese motive nicht so sehr, aber bei dir sieht jedes motive auf einer karte einfach spitze aus. SUUUUPER!!
lg
bea

Shirley said...

How cute is this! Adorable and just perfect for Valentine's Day!