December 27, 2010

Perk Up {PPA74} sketch challenge

Happy Monday everyone, Christmas is over and I'm still off work! Yipppee. One more week of doing what ever I want. So here is just another quick post to play along in the Pals Paper Arts sketch challenge.                      
                                                                             
          My card may be a little backward to the sketch here....
but I think it will work just fine.

Here is yet another Get Well card (sorry to say) I made for my sister-in-law. Seems I need a whole of lot of Get Well cards lately. Not a good thing. I am trying to use up my scraps of retired DSP before diving into any new DSP packs I have (and I'm chomping at the bit with anticipation of the NEW goodies to come soon with the new Occasions mini). yeah baby!
  So here is my very simple card, in some of my favorite colors; Black, White & Red.

The stamps are a combination of  SU and PTI, and the large cup was die cut twice from a PTI die for the front; once on CS and again on DSP. Then a little distressing and popped up with a few dimensionals. The stack of cups was stamped and colored with a cobbler write marker on WW, then matted on a piece of cherry cobbler CS with a strip of red polka dot ribbon. This mat was popped up over two scrap strips of the polka dotted DSPs (retired) in black & white.
The sentiment was stamped on WW large oval punch, then matted to the scallop oval punched piece of DSP and popped with another dimensional.
I stamped the pot on the inside from a SU set on WW and matted with a piece of Cherry Cobbler CS along with another scrap piece of polka dotted DSP.
Well that's it, pretty simple and I hope you like it.

I want to wish everyone that visits my blog a Very Happy New Year!

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9 comments:

Karen said...

Hi Diane. Your card is wonderful. I really like the combination of the different stamps. I am sorry to see that you have another Get Well card to make...Thoughts are with you. Hope you enjoyed the holiday season. This year is nearly over...where did it go.

Pam~ said...

Cute get well card with great colors! Enjoy your time off!

Linda Callahan said...

I love black, white and red also! This is so cute! And the inside is just as nice!!!

Carla Bazhenow said...

Such a gorgeous card. Those colors and polka dots are my favorites. I love the inside too. Hugs,

Nancy said...

Hi Di,
Hope your SIL is doing better, love the cards and you know those are some of my fav colors too. The inside is very cute as well.

ButternutsageDesigns said...

Daine I love this set and cannot wait to play with mine now that Christmas is over!!!! Your blog has inspired me! Come on over for your award! hugs~Donna

Ann Schach said...

How adorable is this! I love this stamp set. You did a fabulous job in making the sketch work for you!

Stampin' Diva said...

Wonderful card! Thanks for playing along with Pals Paper Arts.

Anne Marie said...

Hi Diane! Hope you enjoyed your holidays! Love your card! The black/white and red combo is even better with all of the polka dots! Hope your sister in law enjoyed it and she is feeling better. Have a great day and Happy 2011 to you!

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