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Monday, January 20, 2014

Stamplorations Sketch Challenge #4

Hi Everybody,

today I am showing the first card I made for being officially on the Stamplorations design team! 

It is a SKETCH challenge, the sketch you can see below. 

I took those cute little stamps from the set PATCHWORK FRENZY: Graphic Squares and stamped it first in pink and then added the hearts in a deeper shade of pink. It looked kind of flimsy, so I first tried embossing it with UTE, but was not happy with the result. Then I thought about using those clear sticker candies I have gotten a few years back basically for free, but never used them... I had some that were too large, but they can be cut easily with scissors. I used my corner chomper to round the corners. It really looks like candy....The card base I embossed using my favorite Papertrey Linen embossing plate. I love the sublte texture it achieves.  The sentiment is Stamplorations  VIGNETTE: Trendy Feathers.
  I wrapped red metallic thread around the card base, elevated it with foam tape, added the "candy" and lastly put some little hearts leftover from THIS card on the end of the threads. 


You have until January 31st to link up your card - I hope to see you there :)
The winner will be announced February 2nd.

I am also linking this card with Oozak - Anything goes - Love


sandie said...

Really great idea and what a fab shines effect x

Vicki Dutcher said...

How FUN! Love your "candy" -- it looks awesome!

Kanan Pandya said...

Hey Cornelia, a huge congrats on joining the Stamplorations design team my friend. Beautiful card, as always you done a great job. Just love those squares and tiny two hearts. Fantastic design. :-)

Kim Heggins said...

Do you ever sleep??? So many amazing cards...I love this sketch and what you did with is so creative. I love the clean look and those tiles are so pretty. Fabulous card!

Susanne Vargas said...

Another gorgeous card! Love how you made your candy!

Anonymous said...

Love how you gave the sketch your own spin, Cornelia! This card is a beauty!!

aufspapiergebracht said...

Großartig !!
GLG Elisabeth

Nonni said...

This is very cute and pretty! Great thinking using the stamp for making own embellishments! xx

Anonymous said...

Hi Cornelia. Love your 'candy', great idea for a stunning effect. Have a fab day! hugs Monika xxx

Daen'Ys said...

Ein tolles Ding ist dir da wieder eingefallen!! Diese "Zuckerl'n" sind einfach verlockend....
ein kleines aber sehr schönes Detail sind auch die zwei Herzchen die ganz lässig am Faden pendeln!