Monday, May 30, 2011

Just sitting here - CR84FN color challenge

Monday, May 30, 2011
Yes - a second blog post today!  In between some weeding in my flower beds, the last of the laundry and shopping with a friend -- oh don't forget lunch at an old fashioned drive-up restaurant called Jay's -- I managed to find the time to make another card :o)   I love, love, love this stamp set!  I borrowed it from one of my stamping friends (thanks Cheryl!).  Yes...I did some fussy cutting/paper piecing again.  I think I'm hooked!
This card is going in a challenge that is new to me.  I just loved the colors for this week's challenge.

Take a look.
CR84FN30 Color Challenge
How can you not be inspired by these photos?

This is my interpretation:

I used my Scor-Pal to create my "floor" on the kraft card stock.  Then, I sponged it with a little crumb cake ink (crumb cake is SU's version of kraft.)  The chair, the table and the lamp shade were stamped and cut out, then attached with foam dots.  I used versamark with a feather stamp to create my wall paper (of sorts!)  Then, there had to be some bling :)

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Supplies:
Card stock: kraft, bashful blue, whisper white (SU)
Ink: crumb cake, basic black, early espresso (SU)
DSP: bella birds (SU)
Stamps: wish you were here (Hero Arts), feather points (Stampendous)
Other: scor-buddy, gems (Recollections), thread and sewing machine

6 comments:

  1. What a fabulous card Susie! Love the parlor chair! The added rhinestones look awesome! Thanks for playing along with CR84FN :)

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  2. I can imagine sitting in this chair reading my book with a glass of something on the table!! Love it - the gems on the chair and under the sentiment are lovely. Thanks for playing along with CR84FN this week!

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  3. Love this! Very cute card, Susie. It looks like you had a lot of fun making this one :)

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  4. Susie, I just LOVE your floor! How clever! LOVE your fussy cutting and dimensions, too! FAB crd! THX for playing with us at CR84FN!

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  5. Susie, I really LOVE this card! You've really created quite a fabulous scene with the wooden floor, the paper-pieced chair and the other furnishings! WOW! How inviting! Gorgeous work!!! Thanks so much for playing along with CR84FN!!

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  6. WOW! Just love this stylish cozy scene! Great floor! You did a wonderful job with this card...LOVE IT!

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