August 4, 2013

S'more Birthday Wishes

Hello!! Happy Sunday!

I hope everyone is enjoying there weekend!! I have a card to share today with a camping theme to it!! I am linking this up to CAS-ology Challenge: Camp and to Newton's Nook Designs First Sketch Challenge and last to Moxie Fab's Birthday Card Challenge, because well why not??? Its a birthday card!! LOL



Inky Paws Challenge #01  - Card Sketch

The challenge for me was to make a CAS card from the sketch and luckily Newton's Nook has a camp themed stamp set that i happen to have!

Instead of using pattern paper for the rectangle behind the circle and banner in the sketch, i stamped the tiny little lightening bug, in white ink, filling in the same rectangle shape. I did stamp off the bug first as i didn;t want it to be glaring white!!

Next i punched a circle and stamped the fire and two marshmallows. I colored them in with some water and distress inks.

Last i had a banner that laying on my desk that i had die cut at some point and it was a perfect fit for the birthday sentiment. I adhered the banner and circle with foam tape to my cardbase.


Talking about camping i hope you stop by tomorrow, i am a guest designer, and the kit just happens to have a camping/travel theme!! I'll have all the details, plus a bonus card on my blog tomorrow!!

Thanks for stopping by!!

Dana

Supplies:
Stamps: Newton's Nook - Campfire Tails
Ink: Memento - Rich Cocoa. Papertrey Ink - Fresh Snow. Distress Inks - Frayed Burlap, Walnut Stain, Antique Linen, Wild Honey, Mustard Seed, Rusty Hinge
Watercolor paper
Kraft: - The Paper Studio
Die: Papertrey Ink - Banner

16 comments:

  1. This is fab, love the addition of the little bugs. Thank you so much for joining us this week at CASology

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  2. Love the little fireflies in white on the Kraft and what a sweet little campfire!

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  3. squeee!! what a fun, fun take on the cue word!! thanks so much for playing along with CASology!

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  4. Your campfire is perfectly coloured! I really love this card! So glad you joined us at CASology this week!

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  5. Adorable, love the fireflies!! All set against the Kraft is scrumptious like a smore!

    Thanks for joining us in the CAMPY fun at CASology this week!

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  6. Wow, this is perfect for the CAMP cue card! Your design and stamping are perfectly CAS! Thanks for playing along at CASology!

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  7. Ah man, now I'm going to have to head over and buy MORE stamps?! This is sweet and I know I must have that bug! Love the clean design and bright colours - kraft is the perfect 'campy' cardbase! Thanks for playing along with us at CASology this week!

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  8. Wow, your coloring with water and distress inks is perfect! I love this sweet camp scene! Thanks for joining us at CASology!

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  9. EEEK! Dana! This is so awesome! And seriously, what is more "camp" than smores? LOVE it :)

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  10. Fabulous design! I love the little bugs, they stand out perfectly against the kraft. And, your coloring of the fire is genius. Awesome!

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  11. Thanks so much for playing along with our first InkyPaws Challenge at Newton's Nook Designs! I love the colors you used!

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  12. What a wonderful card!! Love your coloring!! Wow!!! An te white on Kraft background is so cool!!! Thanks for playing along and getting your paws inky!!

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  13. What a darling card. So love the bugs flying over the fire. Great idea!

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  14. Great card--love the kraft background and the white fireflies!

    Chris L.

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  15. You make the cutest cards Dana! I love the little buggies in the background and your coloring is perfect! What a fun card!

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  16. Hey Dana! Thanks for linking this up to the Birthday Card Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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