Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Paper Pretties Wednesday

I have a pretty card to share with you today that uses the new Look Who's Perky stamp set from Paper Pretties and some delicious sparkly embossed paper by Cloud 9 (yum). And don't you just love the color combo? I picked the colors based on the Designer paper which made this card that much easier to make... although I did fuss with the layout a lot and I mean A LOT! :)

Quick notes: sugar bowl from Look Who's Perky is stamped three times on Shimmery White cardstock in Graphite ink before watercoloring with Classic ink and a blender pen (allow ink to completely dry). Hmm... the rest was just a matter of trimming, punching, paper piercing, sponging and adhering. If you need specifics on anything just let me know!

All images copyright Paper Pretties. Stamps: Look Who's Perky. Paper: Sahara Sand, Night of Navy, Sage Shadow, Shimmery White, Cloud 9 embossed designer. Ink: Archival Brilliance Graphite, Sahara Sand Classic, Sage Shadow Classic, Bordering Blue Classic. Other: Gold/Beige ribbon (American Crafts), mat pack, paper piercer, small corner rounder, black brads, Stampin' dimensionals, sponge, blender pen.

In other news: Paper Pretties will be having a Pajama Party on Sunday night beginning at 8PM EST in their forum. At the same time they will be releasing two new stamp sets which you can see sneak peeks of on the other Prettie Girls blogs (I've listed their blogs over there on the right under Paper Pretties). I can't wait to get my hands on these sets and to see all of you at the party! :)

6 comments:

  1. A great card Danielle! Those papers and colors are so pretty! :)

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  3. Beatiful! Namaste!

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  4. No!! No Way!! You didn't fuss with the card! LOL Glad to hear I'm not the ONLY one who does that. So did you cut out those little sugar bowls? You make the BESTEST CARDS EVER!! I tell everyone about your blog :)

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  5. Gorgous card! Love your coloring, the colors you chose, the gorgeous paper and the layout!
    Hugs and smiles

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  6. i love the embossed circles. they are great! also the color combo too.

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Thanks for your sweet comments! I love hearing from you. :)