Clean & Simple

8.27.2010


I created these two cards for Karen's Clean & Simple Challenge over at Yvonne's Blog "Do More With Less".  The challenge is to create a stamped grid background, check out Karen's tutorial HERE. You have until September 10th to link up your newly created projects HERE. One random player will win a $10 gift certificate to Limelight Papercrafts.

Card 1
Supples: Card Stock- Teal Blue & White / Sentiment Stamp- CTMH C1381 Card Chatter-Thank You  / Circle Stamp- Autumn Leaves Stampology "Funky Flowers" / Ink Pad- Versa Color "Lagoon Blue" / Sulky Thread- White / Scalloped Ribbon- Cosmo Cricket

Card 2
Supplies: Card Stock-Light Purple & White / Sentiment Stamp- CTMH D1187 "For Every Occasion" / Circle Stamp- Autumn Leaves Stampology "Funky Flowers" /  Ink Pads- Versa Color "Hyacinth" & Encore Ultimate Metallic "Purple"  / Sulky Thread- Light Purple /  Butterfly Die- Cuttlebug Provo Craft

9 comments:

Tanya Tahir said...

both are gorgeous!!

yyam said...

Oh wow Amber! These are gorgeous! You've certainly used Karen's grid technique well! My fave is the first one...love those colors! :)

Thanks so much for playing along! :)

Susan (peebsmama) said...

I would have guessed that both cards used patterned paper - especially the blue one. Your stamping is perfect. Love that scalloped velvet ribbon.

Karen B. said...

Yah! These are both wonderful, fantastic, super sweet! Love them both and I hope that you will be able to try the technique again!

Niki Estes said...

Pretty cards! I love the stamped backgrounds especially on the first one!

jimlynn said...

BOTH are simply beautiful! I really thought it was patterned paper until I read your post! Good luck on the challenge.
Lynn

xiumaiyuki said...

These are fabulous!!! I love the background you created in the first one....gorgeous!!! and the purple butterfly in the second card is BEAUTIFUL! It really flutters right off the card!

Erin (Homemade Cards by Erin) said...

Great job with the background challenge!

Dixie said...

Gorgeous cards! I love the stamped backgrounds you created. The colours are beautiful!

 
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