Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Sisterhood of Crafters - Birthdays

Time for a new challenge at The Sisterhood of Crafters!  
Today our theme is one that we can ALL use more cards for ...


We are happy to announce that we have a sponsor for this week's challenge too!

and, the prize will be their Build a Cake Stamp Set.
Cake is good for any occasion ... especially birthdays.  So come play along for a chance to win this fabulous stamp set. 

Here are a couple of cards I created and will be sharing at the 'Card Party' this weekend.  How cute is this little car load of kids!  It's actually a 'Bouncy' sticker by Darice and there is a light spring between the two images to give it dimension and movement. 

My second card utilizes a technique I learned while visiting June down at the 1820's Shoppe in Zoar.  The image is stamped on dark paper with white CHALK ink then using CHALK DUST, you apply the color with small cotton balls ... then heat set it.  I have used Pebbles, Inc. pearlescent chalks (jewel tone) for this creation.  I've also embossed over the designer paper for added texture.


I hope you'll come join us at The Sisterhood of Crafters and for more inspiration, pop on over and check out the awesome creations by our design team!  Hope to see you there!

Other Qualifying Challenges:
Little Darlings Challenge - Spring is in the Air
Papertake Weekly - One for the Girls or Mum
Party Time Tuesday #59 - Monochromatic



pinky said...

What a lovely card Darlene. Thanks for joining us at LCI.

Ellis said...

Wonderful birthday cards! =)
Hugs, Elenor

Holly Young said...

thanks for joining us at PTT this week,,,,it was so nice to have you! Love the orange monochromatic! Lovely!

Holly PTT DT

Andrea said...

Lovely card. Thanks for joining in at Papertake Weekly this week, Andrea x

febe said...

Lovely colored image on the pink card and stunning design on the second one. Wonderful!

rid of stretch marks

Angela said...

Darlene, these are gorgeous cards! Especially love the family in the buggy. Sweet! Thanks for joining us at Little Darlings Challenges! hugs, Angela