Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Mojo Monday 254 and Freshly Made Sketches #48


I recently ordered this colorful strawberry printed paper from Gina K's Stamp TV and  I've been wanting to play with it. I already had some red and navy papers out a new sketch from
Mojo Monday so I'm good to go... on a roll...so on with the show.







These colors are so bright and happy I had fun playing. I tried different bows - a green satin - some jute twine -light blue gingham looked pretty good but I love the polka dots with these papers. 

I fussy cut tree strawberries and two leaves popped up with dimensional dots. I tried three little white flowers with tiny pearls [ inked yellow with sharpie pen] where the red rhinestones are, but I liked the stones better.

"Berry Sweet" was computer printed to a text box sized to layer. This would be a nice thank you card don't you think?





  I saw this Freshly Made  sketch and immediately thought red white and blue. The hostess and engineer of this sketch is: Tui.

 I gathered my scraps, cut-stamped-punched and inked...all done. I think this could be a masculine card - what do you think?



"Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability."  ~Sam Keen


That's all for now. Be well ~ Carole






5 comments:

  1. Great card Carole! I love that balloon! I think it's a fabulous masculine card! Love those colours! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  2. Oh...that's so so pretty! Love your card!
    Hugs and smiles

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  3. Wow ... love the striking colour combo of of red and blue ... love too the stamping on the newsprint card stock ... an awesome masculine card!
    Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!!!

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  4. Great card. That balloon on the newsprint background is fantastic!

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  5. Awesome card! I love how you stamped the balloon on the newsprint! Thanks for playing with Freshly Made Sketches!

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