Saturday, May 18, 2013

Birthday Blessings


ETA: Have been asked how I made the flower, it was burlap ribbon. I frayed the end and rolled it onto a Gluber, nothing special.  Made sure the frayed end was the center of the flower.  I hope this helps Christine!

Happy day peeps, well the yard sale shopping this morning was a bigggg hit!  We got lots of great bargains, it was seven of us, so you can say the SUV and truck was full....fun, fun!  I wanted to play along with the Fusion challenge again, trying once again to get the peers votes.  It is not working well for me though...lol.  I must say it is fast becoming one of my favorite challenges...luv the inspiration with a sketch; by far my two favorite types of challenges!  I went for broke and used both the sketch and photo, sweet photo; don't ya think?  I made the burlap flower from burlap styled ribbon kept it shabby looking.  I used the new Verve release set On Occasion.  Hope you Saturday evening is full of laughs...enjoy!

Stamps: On Occasion(Verve)
Paper: Kraft Card Stock and Glitz Designer Paper
Ink: Jet Black Archival(Ranger)
Accessories: SU Metal Edge Tags, Lace Trim, Burlap String, Burlap Ribbon, Glubers, Distressing Tool, Best Glue Ever, 3D Foam Squares, and Glue Dots

52 Card PickUP: anything goes/WK20
Friday MashUP: monochromatic colors/FM110
Fusion: sketch and photo/#7
OCC: anything goes
Simon Says Stamp: flower power...burlap flower


20 comments:

  1. so gorgeous, Teresa! love the multi-wrapped burlap twine!

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  2. You'd etter get votes for this one - love it!! Love kraft and white together and your burlap flower is fabulous.

    So glad you cashed in big time on the yard sale shopping :) Always fun to find a good bargain, or two, or three, or four LOL!

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  3. LOVE, LOVE what you create with fabric Teresa - FABULOUS card!
    So glad you joined in the fun experimenting @ FUSION - hope to see you again soon :)

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  4. Beautiful with the burlap and twine! Always such great work, Teresa! Thanks for joining the Friday Mashup this week.

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  5. Kraft and white work so well together, your card is beautiful and I love that flower. Thanks so much for joining us at Our Creative Corner. Anne x

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  6. This is gorgeous...love the addition of the lace! Thanks for playing with us at Fusion!

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  7. Awesome card....luv the rough look of the burlap combined with that super-gorgeous lace! Do you have instructions for making the flower?

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  8. I absolutely love this, Teresa - the kraft and twine combined with those lovely feminine laces is so gorgeous - a great card! Thanks for playing along with us at Our Creative Corner.
    Alison x

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  9. This is lovely! That flower is adorable. What a pretty card!

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  10. Fabulous :) A lovely design and pretty colours. Thank you for joining us over at the Simon Says Stamp challenge. Hugs, Dawny x

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  11. Teresa, this is so fun and gorgeous! I love all the wonderful organic touches!!

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  12. Teresa, what a BEAUTIFUL card!
    I love the kraft & white combination.
    I'm voting for your card!

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  13. Beautiful, Teresa! So soft and rustic - such an elegant combination of colours, papers and embellishments. Thanks for sharing with us at The Friday Mashup this week!

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  14. WOW! what another simply gorgeous creation! LOVE it! and thanks for the info on how you did that fabulous burlap flower.
    I am ALWAYS inspired by your work. Thanks so much for sharing your creations!
    hugs, sharon w.

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  15. Gorgeous! I love the burlap flower! Thanks for sharing this with us at Our Creative Corner - Love from Laura xxx

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Thank you so much for your comments, they mean so much to me. Have a wonderful day! Teresa

sparkle & shine *~*