Friday, January 4, 2008

How Sweet It Is....

These cards are both for Beate's Weekend Sketch Challenge #29. LOVE her challenges!!

Want to see more of this sketch?
Check out these awesome blogs:

Charmaine Ikach
Jenn Balcer
Laurie Schmidlin
Lori Craig
MaryJo Albright
Sharon Harnist

This stamp set is a new set by Gina K. Designs. It's dear to my heart. If you haven't heard about Gina's Stamps for a Cause, please check it out. How Sweet It Is, was created to raise money for research to help children and adults who suffer from Diabetes. My Grandmother has Diabetes, as well as some of my dear friends. How cool that you can purchase a stamp set and help a cause at the same time. Thanks Gina!

The Recipe:

Stamps: How Sweet It Is (Gina K. Designs)
Paper: Wild Wasabi, Whisper White, Heidi Grace Designer Paper.
Ink: Black Noir Palette, Pure Color Pencils, Stampin Write Markers, Copic eSsentials.
Other: Dimensionals, 1" Circle Punch, 3/4" Circle Punch, Clear Button, DMC thread, Crystal Effects, Crafter's Tool Kit, Dazzling Diamond Glitter, Quickie Glue Pen, Janome Sew Mini, Scor-pal.

Come join us at Gina's Release party Saturday night in the Member Gallery Forums at SCS ..... don't miss out on the fun!

The Recipe:

Stamps: How Sweet It Is (Gina K. Designs)
Paper: Purely Pomegranate, Basic Gray, Whisper White, Heidi Grace.
Ink: Noir Black Palette, Copic eSsentials, Stampin' Write Markers, Purely Pomegranate, Basic Gray, Craft Whisper White.
Other: Dimensionals, Round Scallop Punch (Stampin'Up!), Round Circle Scallop (Marvy/Yellow), 1 1/4 inch Circle Punch (SU!), White Taffeta Ribbon, Crafter's Tool Kit, Romantic Red Glitter, Quickie Glue Pen, White Uniball Pen, Scor-pal.

Have a super weekend everyone! Thanks for stopping by!!


Jennifer Aviles said...

These are SO adorable, and that new Gina K set is super-super sweet! Love it, Cami!

Alhambra Club said...

Love that DP on the first card, both cards are great, looks like a wonderful stamp set, will have to check it out.

Charmaine (CharmWarm) said...

These are fantastic, Cambria! Your choice of colors is just gorgeous!

Anonymous said...

Wow Cambria!!! Both or your cards are amazing. Your coloring is perfect. Welcome to the team:)
MJ Albright

Lori Craig said...

Adorable!! Love the new stamps! And of course, your cards are just BOMB-a-licious!

Sharon Harnist said...

Adorable cards, Cami -- great new set! Love the papers you used, they are just perfect for these images! Welcome again, to the sketch challenges!

Anonymous said...

Girl, I am so excited you are playing with the sketch!!!
Both cards look wonderful. I love your coloring, the colors you chose and all your details!
You are the bomb, that's for sure! Have a great weekend. Hugs and smiles

Anonymous said...

**love** both of these cards! they are so bright and fun. I blame you for my new heidi grace addicyion,, LOL

Melissa said...

Both cards are fabulous!

Many Blessings,

Angel said...

FUN cards!!!

Anonymous said...

Cambria, what AWESOME cards!!! I am going to be waiting to snatch up this set tonight, that's for sure! I LOVE your combination of embellishments and gorgeous papers!!

Heather McNally and Melissa MacDonald said...

Cami - LOVE LOVE LOVE your cards! I also love that purchasing the set helps the cause of diabetes! I am so getting this set!

Jan Hunnicutt said...

Your challenge cards turned out great! The colors are yummie and the new Gina K stamps are adorable! So many stamps so little time!

Carolyn King said...

AWESOME! I love what you did with this set---couldnt be any sweeter!

Sherry Cheever said...

Fabulous cards!

Vicki G said...

OMG!!! These are so bright and cheery!! Wowsa!!! Just love em!!!!!

Rose Ann said...

Oh....I love them both!! You rock, Cambria! ;)

Christina Fischer said...

These cards are SO cute!! I can't wait to get my hands on that set! :)

Libby Hickson said...

I love both cards - but I especially LOVE the first card!! So fun & cheerful. And I love that sewing...!

Anonymous said...

You make everything so cute, Cami! I love the look of this set--so fun! Great cards!

Anonymous said...

These cards are just gorgeous! I love everything you do. You amaze me!

Jenn said...

Too cute Camster!! You know this cause is near and dear to my heart!! Awesome work!!

Anonymous said...

When you sew on a card what do you do with the "tails" of the thread? With a normal sewing project you'd backstitch to keep it from unravelling and trim the ends. I never see backstitching on paper projects, so I'm wondering how you keep it from unravelling? Thanks!