Sunday, November 21, 2010

Paper Players #25

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This week’s challenge at the Paper Players is a sketch by Nance:

Nance's November 21 Sketch

I did a non-Christmas card today, in a color I rarely go to:  green!

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I thought this was a lovely sketch with lots of possibilities!  I use elements from Friends 24-7, Vintage Vogue and Style Beautiful (the scallops) shades of Wild Wasabi, Garden Green and Chocolate Chip.  The DP, which was embossed with the Square Lattice EF is called Woodland Walk; I did some distressing on it to give it a “shabby chic” look.  Finally, I added some Victoria Crochet Trim, a little twine loop, a Vintage brad, and a little button and pearl embellishment. 

You should definitely try out this sketch and post your creation over at the Paper Players! They’d love to have you!  Thanks for looking today!

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Oh, and I had a great time stamping with some friends yesterday---I’ll post some pictures in the days to come!!!

Now here’s a little shot of a sleepy baby just waking up:

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16 comments:

  1. Love all the vintage neutrals with the green! Fabulous!

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  2. Love this!! I need to check out this sketch!!

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  3. Wonderful! Love the green and the vintage theme. Love the sleepy face too!
    Lesley

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  4. Gorgeous, LeAnne! Makes me want to go pull out my Woodland Walk dp! Thanks for the inspiration!

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  5. LeAnne, this is gorgeous! I love the embellishments you added for the vintage-feel. That brad looks fabulous on the stamped image and the little pearl in the button is perfection! :)

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  6. These colors are really pretty, and of course I love the embossing folder you used:)
    I had such a great time yesterday too, and can't wait to do it again!! Happy Thanksgiving!!

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  7. love this card LeAnne ~ I haven't stamped anything new in about a week ~ you keep inspiring me and yet I still can't seem to get to it ~ I'll get there yet ~ Cassidy...well you know, she adorable...and those eyes!!!!

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  8. Awesome card!! Love the colors and all the wonderful embellishing/textures on your card.

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  9. LeAnne, this is gor-juss! I love what you've done with the sketch. Especially {heart} the stamping below the scallop border, the distressed paper and the beautiful crochet trim...stunning! {hugs}

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  10. Wow! I love the texture on the DSP! The button with the pearl is just beautiful! Of course, you just can't beat a touch of lace!

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  11. This is so pretty! I love all the layers. The little flower button with the pearl is my favorite part.

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  12. Simply gorgeous LeAnne! Love all the lace - Have you ever made a green card - lol?

    Hope you have a fantastic Thanksgiving... can the baby eat mashed potatoes? For Alex's 1st T'day we gave him a jar of sweet potatoes and strained turkey - yum!

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  13. Love this card. The color is fresh and I love that you did some shabby/vintage touches to the final product.

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  14. LeAnne, fabulous card. The elements from the different sets come together so beautifully and I love the fact that you kept the top clean and simple to showcase the lower elements. Just gorgeous
    Happy Thanksgiving, my friend
    hugs
    jaydee

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