Sunday, August 4, 2013

Sweet Sunday Friends

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It's time for this week's Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge, SSSC190.

Since it's MFT teaser time I thought I'd entice you with some of the new products on my card today. These new products will be available in the MFT Boutique on August 6th at 10pm EDT, and you can hop over to the MFT Blog for more details.

I went clean and simple on the design with lots and lots of white. I'm loving how fresh this card feels!


I started with a Kraft card base then added a layer of Smooth White. I cut out another panel of Smooth White for the sentiment, which is from the new Grand Greetings set. It's stamped with Kraft Premium Dye Ink and I added a row of piercing below it for a little definition. I also used my corner chomper to chomp the top left corner for a touch of softness.

For the horizontal elements on the sketch I used one of the images from the Plaid Builder Background stamped with Kraft Premium Dye Ink. Then I used the Peek-a-Boo Chevron Die-namics to cut out the Sno Cone chevrons and adhered them in place. You'll notice that I've only used one flower, unlike the sketch which has three flowers. That's because I'm a total spaz when it comes to grouping flowers. I've tried and tried in the past, and I tried again for this card, but I can NOT for the life of me make them look nice. So I used one flower and three leaves. In your face flower grouping! (said with some attitude) LOL! I used the Layered Rose Die-namics to cut out the Brick Red flowers and the Royal Leaves Die-namics to cut out the Fuse Green leaves.

I hope you'll play along with this week's sketch and link your creation on Karen's blog. Now it's time to hop around and see what the rest of the Sweet Sunday Stampers created.
Dana White
Dawn Easton
Jackie Pedro
Jodi Collins
Lisa Henke
Lori Tecler
Lynn Put
Melissa Hubert
Sarah-Jane Kalé
Tracy Clemente
Vicki Burdick
and Karen Giron

Here are the supplies I used:
(note: links to the new products will be live after August 6th at 10pm EDT)




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Thanks for stopping by!
Karen

11 comments:

Mary J said...

What a fantastic card, Karen! Love the freshness and pop of blue!

Lisa H. said...

gorgeous, karen! love that new red and fuse together.

Dawn Easton said...

Beautiful, Karen! LOL I'm with you on the flower grouping. I added leaves too ;)

JoAnn said...

Beautiful card. Love the flowers and sentiment.

Vicki B. said...

This is gorgeous Karen, I love all your added little touches and that flower is a WOW!!!!

Karen Giron said...

What a clever card! I love all the little extra details you added, like the piercing and the chevrons. Perfection!

Jackie Pedro said...

This is beautiful! LOVE how you used the Plaid Builder Background in place of the flags on the sketch! Gorgeous, Motz!

Tracy said...

You are a genius!! I love you added the peek a boo chevrons!!! Soo fun! I really love the colors of your flower. They are so warm and fall like. Bring on the cooler weather. :)

Julie Ann said...

Very pretty card.

Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

This is STUNNING girlie! I ADORE the chevron...ADORE them! What a beautiful card!

Lori said...

Fabulous! Love the white on white and the fun chevron strip, too.