Wednesday, August 15, 2012

It’s been a Year! PCCC3 / SQSC52

Week 52 of the Stampin’ Queens Sketch Challenge, and the design team is celebrating a one year anniversary!  We’re changing the name of the design team to Paper Craft Crew and will be migrating fully to the new blog in just a few short weeks…. what a way to celebrate!

For today’s PCCC3 and SQSC52 challenge, I made a Christmas card… lol one of my favorite cards to make!polar party pccc3 and sqsc52 the design team migratesAren’t these images fun?  Both images and sentiment are from the Polar Party Stamp Set found on page 22 of the big Stampin’ Up! Catalog.

The images were colored using various stampin’ write markers, and a little bling was added using silver glimmer paper and frost white shimmer paint.view two challenge card featuring pool party stamp setShimmer paint was applied using a stampin’ sponge wedge to the polka dot embossed bashful blue background.the layered snowflake was attached using a dimensional

Die Cut snowflakes were added in tempting turquoise and silver glimmer paper, fastened together using a whisper white neutral brad.  The Snow Flurry Bigz Die includes three snowflake shapes and is found on page 14 of the newest Mini Catalog.  Did you get your mini catalog yet?  If not, please contact me to receive your very own complimentary copy!SQSC52_on_Createdbyu_Blogspot_Anniversary

Here’s the sketch for today’s challenge, hope you’ll play along… it would make a terrific fall card too, wouldn’t it?  You know the drill… visit the Stampin’ Queens Sketch Challenge Blog or Paper Craft Crew Challenge Blog to upload the url of your challenge based project.

Thanks for stopping by today, I always look forward to your comments!



Shop my online stampin’ up! store for supplies used in today’s…

It’s been a Year!  PCCC3 / SQSC52 Polar Party Christmas Card

Stamps:  Polar Party WM 122675 / CM 122677

Papers:  Whisper White 100730, Bashful Blue 105120, Tempting Turquoise 102067, Silver Glimmer Paper 124005

Inks:  Basic Grey 126981, Stampin’ Write Marker Set 119806, Frost White Shimmer Paint 116854

Terrific Tools:  Big Shot Die Cutting Machine 113439, Snow Flurry Bigz Die 127813, Tabletop Paper Trimmer 106959, Paper Piercing Tool 126189, Stampin’ Pierce Mat 126199

Awesome Accessories:  Stampin’ Dimensionals 104430, Neutrals brads 119736, Stampin’ Sponge (wedge) 101610

Techniques:  Sponging, shimmer paint, markers, die cutting

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Donna said...

Sharon, I love LOVE this adorable card! It's especially cute with the one "tilted" pengie peeking out from behind the bear. The layers and colors are fabulous!

Cindy Coutts Designs said...

Sharon, what an amazing and fun card! I didn't get this stamp set because I can't do cute to save my life but you make it look so easy. Love it!

Cindy Ware said...

Oh! I love this card! Hope we will be making it Sat.