Friday, August 7, 2009

Feast or Famine?

When it rains, it pours! I had nothing but my paper crafting and regular household chores to do all summer, but this week has been C R A Z Y with errands to run, extra thngs to get done, and I am back to work in my classroom preparing for hte upcoming school year. PHEW~ finally have a chance to post a card I finished last night. Once again, I combined 2 challenges in one. So here goes~

Sweet Sketch Wednesday posts a weekly sketch challenge each Wednesday, and Cute Card Thursday posts a challenge each week as well. And this is what I came up with! To share the Recipe:

Cardstock: Paper Pizazz "Ladybugs" DP; GP White cs; Bazzill Kraft, Cherry Red; SU! Bermuda Bay
Ink: None
Stamps: "Apple" from Inktegrity by Joni "Dream Big" Collection; "Hello, friend." one-liner by Say It With Stamps by Jen
Accessories: 3/8" red grosgrain ribbon; large white eyelets; prima flowers; "swimming pool" blossom braddies by Doodlebug Design; crystal effects; mini flower brad (black) by Making Memories
Prisma/Copic Markers: 0 colorless blender, R27 Cadium Red, R29 Lipstick Red, G07 Nile Green; PM-98 Black; white gel pen; Stampin Write Blush Blossom marker


And this little lovely is for a friend of mine who is returning to college this fall to take some classes towards her Masters in Nursing. (I think that is what she said!) Anyways, what student doesn't need a cute new notebook for class? I whipped this baby up Tuesday night, but was to tuckered out to post it on Wednesday.

Cardstock: DCWV "Animal Crackers" light blue leaf DP with glitter; Bazzill navy; GP white
Ink: SU! Real Red
Stamps: Nurse Anya; computer generated one-liner
Accessories: 3/8: red grosgrain ribbon; mini flower brads (silver) by Making Memories
Copics/Prisma Markers: Chamois, Dark Brown, Robins Egg, Lipstick Red, Colorless Blender, flesh; Gold Twinkelette


  1. Great take on this weeks sketch at SSW. Thanks for taking part!

  2. What a cute teacher card. You did a great job on the sketch. Thanks for joining SSW again this week.

  3. funny you should mention it as a teacher card-- i decided to give it as part of a welcome basket to a new teacher in our building, my "mentoree" this year.

  4. Great job on the SSW sketch!! Love these lil ladybugs!! Have a great weekend!

  5. I love that card! The colors are awesome! The notebook is an awesome gift! Great job on both!! :)


  6. Super cute projects Jen!! Thanks for playing with us at SSW!!

  7. What a cute card. Fun take on the sketch. Thanks for playing along at SSW!!!

  8. Two lovely cards here!! Hope your week slows down a bit now. Thanks for joining in with us on Cute Card Thursday. Lol Lynn ♥

  9. Just love those cute! Love your nurse card too. Thanks for playing again.