Wednesday, October 7, 2009

ICS #37

My stamping time is limited right now, so I'm multi-tasking, doing several challenges in one card. This one uses Dawn's sketch for Inspirational Card Sketches #37 with a little tweaking (that rectangle is a smaller oval on her sketch) and a few challenges from SCS -- the blue layer is faux suede for the technique challenge, and the other elements and colors were suggested by a couple inspiration challenges.

The flowerish stamp is from a little foam-backed set from EK Success I picked up on clearance at Hobby Lobby. Actually, it's a Thanksgiving set -- I mainly grabbed it for the solid pumpkin stamp, and have never actually used this flower one before. It is a nice graphic element, I think.

Inks are SU garden green, and Adirondack Stream and Eggplant. And some faux gems finish it off.

8 comments:

  1. Welcome to Inspirational Card Sketches! I love your card Sandy. That rectangle is a perfect touch. Color scheme is beautiful and I love it! Thanks for playing along at ICS! :)
    ♥Dawn♥
    Owner of ICS

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  2. Hi Sandy! Great to see new peeps at ICS. Fab card, I love the cool colour scheme.

    Thanks for joining us.

    Rosie
    x

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  3. Great card nice clean lines and cool colours, thanks for joining us at ICS this week.
    Debs

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  4. LOVE this, what an awesome take on the IC Sketch this week! Thanks for playing!!

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  5. Beautiful card and wonderful take on the sketch!!! Thanks for joining in this week at ICS.

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  6. What a fabulous clean lined card. I really like the three different colored circles with the bling in the middle. Thanks for joining us at ICS this week.

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  7. Fun card! I love the clean simple approach!

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  8. I think the stamping looks great and love the fun added bling!! great job with the IC sketch this week!!

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