Thursday, September 10, 2009

Stacey's Curtain Call Act 3

act3 Aren't these some lovely inspirational colors?  This is the rose that Stacey received when she won one of the Rising Star awards at the recent Stampin' Up! convention!  What a wonderful way to remember that special event!  I was intrigued by the colors, but you know how you plan a card in your head, and it turns out totally different?  Well, that's what happened here!  Still intriguing, but not quite how I envisioned it:

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You can see the other creations, as well as Stacey's, here.  It also uses the sketch from Stamping 411 shown here:

ssc115 and AFTER stamping my card, I realized I did not stay completely true to the sketch!  Ooops, sorry!  Well, it's the inspiration that counts! 

 

I also wanted to share a pretty card I got from my friend Shawn:

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Isn't this fun?  All those Circle Circus images, stamped in cool colors?  Love it!  Thanks, Shawn!  And thanks for visiting today!

  • Stamps:  Pocket Silhouettes
  • Paper:  Kraft, Certainly Celery, Melon Mambo, Very Vanilla, Razzleberry Lemonade
  • Ink:  Sahara Sand, Melon Mambo
  • Acc:  Corner Rounder, Oval, Scallop Oval & 1/4" circle punches; Taffeta Ribbon, Build-a-Brad, Dimensionals

10 comments:

  1. Very pretty card, I really like the color combination and the layout that you used.

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  2. No need to stay completely "true" to the sketch... it's only there for inspiration, and I totally LOVE what you did with it! Thanks so much for playing along!

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  3. Oh I just loved your card, LeAnne! So pretty!
    Great card to from Shawn! Lucky you!
    Have a great day!

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  4. Gorgeous cards, LeAnne! Love the triple oval accents on the first one...great idea:) Thanks so much for playing the Curtain Call!

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  5. Wow, you really knocked this one out of the park! So, so pretty! Love Shawn's card, too!

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  6. Even if you are not 'true' to the sketch, it is a great card.

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  7. I love how you changed the sketch. It's gorgeous.

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  8. These are both fabulous, LeAnne! I love the way you used the ovals on the first one, and the one for the PCP sketch is awesome!

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  9. I still re-run my yearly 9/11 tribute post to my husband and all firefighters. It still has all the ORIGINAL comments from my readers and you are there. It's kind of a trip down memory lane for all of us, and I invite readers to continue to leave comments, year after year, as a type of "blogger reunion".

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