Sunday, April 27, 2014

Pile It On #17 - Ink on Paper

I'm back at Pile It On.  And what a week I picked to come back.  Suffice it to say, things are a little crazy for me and this is going to be a very short post.

This week Pile It On is being sponsored by Rogue Redhead Designs.  They're offering the winner a $25 voucher.  Cool!

One day while I was on hiatus from Pile It On a package appeared in my mailbox.  It was filled with some gorgeous stamps that I hadn't ordered.  Because this sponsor was so generous I just had to make a card this week. This image is beautiful, it has such a restful feeling.  I decided to keep the embellishments simple so that I can send this to a fellow I know who can use a little encouragement.  But this card could easily be turned into a card for a woman.  Instead of a knot make a bow and put a little bling or flowers on it instead of the triangles and that's it.

Here's the deets:
stamps - Rogue Redhead Designs
ink - Stampin' Up - Baked Brown Sugar
paper - Stampin' Up - Baked Brown Sugar card stock; Retro Fresh dsp; My Favorite Things Blu Raspberry card stock
miscellaneous - Close To My Heart Durable Triangle Studs; Stampin' Up Houndstooth Textured Impressions; Hemp twine

Here's the challenges:
Pile It On #17 - Ink on Paper
Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge #174 - One for the Boys
The Paper Shelter #155 - For the Boys
Card and Scrap UDF74 - Metal
Scrapping 4 Fun #15 - Use a Stamp or Digi
What If Wednesdays DCC423 - For the Guys
Art Impressions #134 - Anything Goes Masculine
Simply Create Too #60 - Stack 'Em Up (at least 2 layers)
Partytime Tuesdays #169 - Anything Goes
Brown Sugar #91 - Anything Goes
Sister Act #54 - Anything Goes
Crafty Girls #16 - Anything Goes
Pause Dream Enjoy #8 - Anything Goes
Whoopsie Daisy - Embossing

Thanks for stopping by, come back again.

10 comments:

  1. Oooo, so pretty. And so New Mexico or Arizona. Love those colors and that pattern in the BG. Thanks for joining the fun at Simply Create Too!

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  2. Beautiful card, lovely image.
    Thank you for your entry at Scrapping4funChallenges.
    Rachelle DT
    http://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com

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  3. The brown card base looks great with this stamp. You have created a great male card. Thanks for joining in at Penny's this week.
    Cheers Nicole DT

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  4. Wow, so gorgeous, Chris! The color palette is fabulous! Love the stamped image, the design, and the embossing! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

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  5. Such rich, vibrant colours!! Very beautiful card. Thanks for joining the Crafty Girls challenge, hope to see you again very soon.

    Victoria DT

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  6. Love the colour combo, Chris! Glad to have you join our Masculine Challenge at Art Impressions!

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  7. Great card & I like the colors you used...

    Thanks so much for playing along with us @ Simply Create Too & hope to see you back again for our next challenge!!!!

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  8. Great card! I agree the image is peaceful and I love the colors you used. Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapping 4 Fun Challenges. :D

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  9. beautiful card--love your colors! Thanks for entering our "Stack 'Um Up" Challenge at Simply Create Too & hope you join our next challenge too.

    Diane
    DT Member

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