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Monday, January 26, 2015

Stencil Fun and another card


I recently discovered this new stencil company called i stencil and had to order a bunch. This is the first card I made with my loot....

I just love it! I actually made it for the Just us Girls challenge, but then totally forgot to write up the blog post and link it....oh well. I do like the colors and of course that stencil, its so up my alley!

The die cut is by Memory Box -  Poppy die, the sentiment is CASual Fridays and Simon Says stamps.

So I am just linking it up with CAS on Sunday - Stencil it and with Seize the Birthday - just going with the birthday theme.

My second card is for Color Throwdown  - I not often succeed in making a card for a weekly challenge, but this time it worked for me....

I used a TAWS set for this - its called Tropic Topic, stamped it and fuzzy cut it. Puddled some turqoise at the bottom. The leaves are clear embossed on the green strip.  I added the sentiment - its from Your Next Stamp.

I  used the sketch from Less is More and I am also linking this card with TAWS - they are having their birthday celebration this month!


See you tomorrow - if we don't drown in snow - but New York is going to be hit harder than NJ and I just love it anyhow!

And don't forget to come back later today - its going to be the first day of the STAMPlorations spotlight week!

Happy Stamping!


Julie B said...

Wow, I love that optical illusion stencil, but it does make me a bit woosey if I look at it for a while! x

Flo said...

Die grüne Karte ist ja solo leuchtend, da braucht man fast eine Sonnenbrille, um sie anzusehen. Ich finde sie toll!!!
Auch deine zweite Karte ich mal wieder DER hit geworden.
Liebe Grüße, Flo

Übrigens: ich kann dir ein Päckchen (aus meinem Blog) schicken, allerdings muss ich dann die "goldene Kugel" entweder entfernen, was dir bestimmt nicht gefallen wird
oder sie dermaßen zusammendrücken (damit alles in einen Umschlag passt), dass sie ungenießbar wird - was dir wiederum auch nicht gefallen kann *hihi* ;-)))

Susanne Vargas said...

Deine Karten sind wieder mal super! Der Spruch auf der zweiten ist zu witzig! Und der Stencil auf der ersten echt cool! Muss gleich mal diese website besuchen...

Jasleen said...

Wow! When I saw your card, I wondered if it's actually 3 dimensional....love the optical illusion ...fantastic cards!

Vicki Dutcher said...

That stencil is so cool! It would make an adorable congrat pregnancy card :) -- to bad you missed JUGS it would of been perfect!

You have a very cool style - I love seeing your cards~

Sharyn Polesel said...

Well, I love both of them! The first one has that wonderful background. It is very cool! Love the flamingo too. Thanks for joining us at Seize the Birthday!

papierelle said...

Wann schläfst Du eigentlich?? ..*lach*
Ich komme gar nicht hinterher, alle Deine Karten zu betrachten. Auch diese sind wieder wunderbar und Deine Ideen unerschöpflich!!
LG Gundi

Vickie Z said...

Both are wonderful!! Love that flamingo and sentiment!! So happy you joined us at CTD!

Shelly said...

These are awesome! Thanks for joining us at CAS on Sunday!

Deepti said...

These are awesome!! that stencil seems to be worthy of the loot. Love the 3D effect it renders :)

Monika/Buzsy said...

Fantastic cards. I LOVE that stencil. The flower looks great on top... the flamingo is so pretty. Thank you for playing along with us at The Color Throwdown.

Anja Curvers said...

Wow awesome cards. Thanks for joining us over at CAS on sunday.

Sazzle Dazzle said...

Wow, Wow, and more Wow!
These are fantastic.
That first one is totally shocking and make me seasick ... in a good way.
Love it and the pop of yellow.
Equally gorgeous and striking is the flamingo one and a great take on the sketch.
Thanks so much for sharing and taking part.
Sarah xx
Less is More

Janneke de Jong said...

Your cards are amazing!
Thank you for joining us at CAS on Sunday ;)

Chrissie said...

Both cards are terrific.
Love your flamingo card... it's a great take on the sketch!
Thanks so much
"Less is More"

Anne said...

Love your take on our sketch Cornelia, but that stencil is just awesome, I NEED it lol!
Thanks so much for joining us this week, sorry to be late in visiting your blog
Less is More

Anita in France said...

Such a cute flamingo, Cornelia ... and what a great sentiment! Now, that stencil ... wow, it's so cool, ... the optical illusion is amazing ... need to check out that link! Anita :)