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Wednesday, August 22, 2012

S & S Midweek Challenge

It is another Wednesday and that means a Stars & Stamps Challenge from Operation Write Home. This week the challenge is to create a card using patterned paper and a punch and/or die. Patterned paper is one of my favorite things in the world of crafting so this was fun. The sketch used is OWH # 80 and this card will also be entered into the Shopping Our Stash challenge: create a card from a sketch!

I turned the sketch on the side and changed up the measurements a little.
All DP is from a K&Co. paper pad by Tim Coffey, green background from my garage sale grab bag, cardstock is Bazzill. The rectangle 'picture' was cut using a Spellbinders die on my Cuttlebug. The small, round paperclip-type embellishment is one of dozens I purchased years ago. I should really use these more often!

7 comments:

Donna Hanley said...

Cindyann, This is a beautiful card. Love those papers great card for both challenges. Hopefully I'll get one done tomorrow. Enjoy your week

Jen said...

Lovely colors! I too found this an easy challenge... Love some pretty paper!! ;)

Jan Hunnicutt said...

Pretty papers, glad you enjoyed the challenge :)

Thanks for playing in our Operation Write Home Midweek Throwdown challenge!

BobbisTreasure said...

Love your color choices!

jimlynn said...

This is SO pretty! Love the colors and that DP is awesome! Really like the sketch you used too. Fantastic card.
Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash.
Lynn

Paula S. said...

Great how you used the image on the paper for your focal point in this card design. The OWH sketches are such a great resource too. I need to use them more often.

Glimpses of My Heart said...

Cindyann - This is a great card! I love how you matted each layer with orange. Such a great fall card! The DP you used are great as well. Thanks for joining us at SOS this week!
Blessings,
Michelle