Monday, June 4, 2012

Two More Creative Crew Challenge Cards

Here are the last of my June Creative Crew Challenge Cards!  Both cards feature  Clean And Simple (CAS) styling and showcase new 2012-14 In Color Midnight Muse.

I hope you enjoyed the other projects from Friday and Sunday’s posts!  Have you had a chance to glance at the CreativeCrew Gallery on Splitcoaststampers?  Whether you are a member or not, you can simply click the link for splitcoast Stampers, click on the gallery option at the top of their page, and then  search for CreativeCrew (one word) to view the other design team and participant submissions!CCREW0612CF_SharonField

CCREW0612CF required we use an older or even retired catalog product with new catalog items/products.  My first card features two new designer series papers, Comfort Café and Patio Party.  I love that these two paper packs are so compatible, don’t you?dsp and starfruit card wtih blossom punch

The blossom punched mixed bunch stamped image was stamped using Pool Party Ink.  A 3/4” circle of Summer Starfruit card stock was added to the floral center before piercing and adding an antique brad.  paper piercing and birthday sentiment on card

The outer DSP edges were pierced using a mat pack and paper piercing tool which retired with the last catalog… but it has also been revived in a new and improved size and format!!  The Paper Piercing templates and mat now are sized to fit a standard A2 card… no more moving it around to “connect the dots” LOL!CCREW0612DF_Sharon_Field_sympathy tears

CCREW0612DF challenges us to use ONLY 3 colors, Basic Gray, Whisper White + one New 2012-14 In Color!  I can tell you I totally struggled with this limit, not sure why!  Other design team members came up with some fabulous samples though Winking smile be sure to check out the Creative Crew Gallery!

I hope you had a wonderful fun filled weekend, and look forward to seeing your challenge submissions and reading your comments!

Hugs,

Sharon

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Two More Creative Crew Challenge Cards

Stamps:  Family Reunion WM 122710/ CM 122712, Mixed Bunch WM 125535/ CM 125537, Lean on Me WM 122283/ CM 122285, Petite Pairs WM 122495/ CM 122497

Papers:  Comfort Café 126898, Patio Party 126916, Very Vanilla 101650, Midnight Muse 126843

Inks:  Pool Party 126982, Midnight Muse 126860, Basic Gray 126981, In Color 2012-2014 Markers 126856

Terrific Tools:  Paper Piercing Tool 126189, Word Window Punch 119857, Modern Label Punch 119849, 1-1/4” Circle Punch 119862, 1-3/8” Circle Punch 119860, Blossom Punch 125603, Blender Pens 102845

Awesome Accessories:  Stampin’ Dimensionals 104430, Antique Brads 117273, Basic Pearls Jewels 119247, Basic Black 5/8” Satin Ribbon (retired), Packaging Tape (non-SU)

Techniques:  Embossing, Piercing, Package Tape

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1 comment:

ellouise1969 said...

Love both of these Sharon, esp the 1st one.