Monday, May 12, 2014

Merry Monday #108

I was thrilled to recently find out that a card I made for a 
Merry Monday challenge won!! You can view the card here.
I am honored to have been asked to be a guest designer for this week.
Thank you for the opportunity!

This week's challenge is to use stars on your Christmas project.


I was eager to play along with this challenge!


Stars automatically make me think of a country and rustic Christmas. 
I don't have much in the way of star stamps so I opted
to use my big shot and some variegated cardboard to make the stars. 
After I sponged the edges, the rest of the card just fell in to place.


I hope this and all the other cards inspire you to create one of your 
own for this challenge.

Check out all the cards at the 

supplies:
card stock: naturals ivory, cherry cobbler
stamp set: magical season
ink: crumb cake, cherry cobbler, always artichoke
big shot: stars #2, decorative dots EF
cardboard, dimensionals

Happy Stamping!
and thanks so much for visiting!!


14 comments:

  1. Congratulations on you win and GD spot Susan. I love your card with the rustic stars. Love the sentiment as well.

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  2. Card is simply gorgeous! Congrats on the guest designer spot.

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  3. Fabulous card, I love the colours and awesome textured stars. Congrats on being a GD this week.

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  4. Congratulations again, Susan! I love this rustic card! Fantastic crimped and sponged stars! Thanks for joining our Design Team this week!

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  5. Congratulations on your GD spot. I love the rustic look to your card. remids me of the prim dolls. hugs Mrs A.

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  6. Love the rustic look of your stars, Susan. I feel like I can reach out and feel the texture LOL. Congrats on being GD this week.

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  7. LOVE these rustic stars and the way you inked up that beautiful sentiment! A country "star" for sure!

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  8. Susan, LOVE the design of your card! Those rustic looking stars are sensational!! So happy to have you as our Guest Designer at Merry Monday!!!

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  9. A beautiful card! Love the colors and the rustic look!

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  10. This is just beautiful! I love all the texture!

    Deanne :)

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  11. I just love this card!!! It caught my eye and urged me on to join in the Merry Monday fun!!! This card is a treat and a real WINNER in my book!!!

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  12. I love this card! The stars are just fabulously rustic and so perfect.

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  13. Your card is stunning Susan. I love the neutral colours, and the stars and sentiment are perfect together. Congrats on being out Guest designer.

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  14. Thanks so much for all your lovely comments. I was thrilled with the opportunity to guest at MM - I love the challenges and the people are so nice too!

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