Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Happy Thursday, everyone!  Hope you all had a wonderful Christmas.  I still have my tree up.  I usually do not take it down until after the new years, but I am thinking I may take it down early this year just to get the house straight.  Anyway, I have a card to share with you today using some Verve and something NEW.  I won some blog candy last week and was sent this wonderful package from ( Lynn Darda "From My Bungalow").  You can read about my win here.  Woo Hoo!  


Anyway, I got this really cool kit.  I looked through the goodies and found these cool 4 X 6 transparencies that I just thought would make some really cool overlays to a card front.  The one I chose to use for this card has some stitching on it(luv that), flourishes, and little tabs with Live, Laugh, and Love already there.  All I had to do was stamp a Verve sentiment over it using Staz On ink.  I am using Verve's Words of Wisdom stamp set.  I used a mixture of a black and a purple ink only because my black Staz On pad is about dried out and my refill is empty.  It has been awhile since I drug out the Staz On I am thinking.  So, I stamped it and laid it over the card front. I used adhesive under the ribbon portion so it does not show through. I did feel the need to add a big honking bow and layer some of the From the Heart die set for a fun accent.  I am using the Mojo221 Sketch and the Inspiration picture from this week's Moxie Fab Tuesday Trigger.  

As always thanks so much for stopping by!  
Blessings for a Wonderful New Year!


 Be sure to check out the Verve Blog for info regarding the Year End Stamp and Die Sale plus a little extra something something.



Betty

Supplies
Verve Stamps Words of Wisdom
Paper The Paper Company kraft, PTI vintage cream, MME Collection
Ink Staz On black and purple, PTI chamomille
Accessories MS punch, dyed seam binding, PTI linen button, May Arts ivory twine, Verve's A Cut Above From the Heart die set, Transparency overlay


6 comments:

  1. Beautiful card! Love how you used the tranparency and great papers inspired by the very hip trigger photo.

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  2. Fabulous double challenge card, Betty. Love the mauves and purple.

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  3. new follower from J-Man's hop
    and also following you on Pinterest

    so nice to 'meet' you
    and hope that you have
    a happy new year!

    alison

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  4. Wow, you really do some lovely stuff. I'm here from the FNF hop and followed you w/ GFC. I hope you can follow back :) Cheryl
    http://createabeautifullife.wordpress.com/

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  5. Hey Betty! Thanks for linking this up to this week's Tuesday Trigger in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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  6. Hey There, I found you
    VIA the New Years Blog hop;
    HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
    I'm now following you every which way I could find
    hope you can take a sec to check me out
    @ http://krystylco.blogspot.com/
    I'd love another follower <3

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