Sunday, November 4, 2007

Beate's Sketch challenge Season of Joy

This card was for Beate's Weekend Sketch Challenge #26. I really love Beate's sketches. I think this one is one of my favorites.
-Stamps-Season Of Joy, Perfect Endings, Snow Flurries
-Ink-Old Olive, River Rock, Real Red
-Paper-Dashing DSP; Old Olive, River Rock, Real Red and Whisper White cardstock
-Accessories-Pewter Hodgepodge hardware, Real Red grosgrain ribbon
And I'm such a cheapskatewink. Whenever most of a piece of DSP is going to be covered up anyway, I'll cut out as much as I can. It really does make your Designer Series paper go further though. I know the edges are really raggedy. I used my old fiskars paper trimmer for this, which I only use for scoring and stuff like this since i have the tabletop trimmer now.


beate said...

Awesome card, Emily! I love that you turned the sketch!!!
Hugs and smiles

Andrea said...

Gorgeous card, I love the papers

Flossie's Follies said...

Love the DP, great card thanks for the hint about the paper

Cory said...

Thanks for the tip on being a cheapskate, I had never thought to do that - and you've got enough paper left over to do another card. Cool!

nitestamper said...

oh mY !!!!what a lovely sketch and i just love how you put things together. great colors, too