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Thursday, January 15, 2009

...A Plethera of Challenges

It is amazing what 24 hours of penicillin and ear drops can do! I feel like a new woman! So much so that I am actually posting two cards today...I know...SHOCKING! Since I am posting more than one card, I am not going to go into detail about each one. Instead I am going to give you the supply list under each one. Thanks for understanding!

This first card is my submission for Julee Tilman's Mojo Monday #69 Sketch Challenge and also for Kristina Werner's Color Inspiration #38.

Supplies for the "Thank You" Card
Stamps: Heartfelt Thanks, Thank You Kindly
Papers: Ruby Red, Basic Black, Whisper White, Pumpkin Pie DSP, Riding Hood Red DSP
Inks: Jet Black Staz-On
Accessories: mat pack, paper piercer, dimensionals, crop-a-dile, antique brass jumbo eyelets (3), 5/8" striped riding hood red grosgrain ribbon, antique brass brads, markers (old olive, pumpkin pie, pretty in pink, ruby red), 3/16" corner rounder, coluzzle cutting system, glue pen, dazzling diamond glitter

This second card is my submission for yesterday's Sketch Challenge #211 , and also for the Color Challenge #201 from Tuesday at SCS.

Supplies for the "Happy Valentine's Day" Card
Stamps: Happy Heart Day, Holidays & Wishes
Papers: Kraft, Not Quite Navy, Whisper White, Baja Breeze DSP
Inks: Jet Black Staz-On, Baja Breeze, Not Quite Navy Craft (for chipboard star)
Accessories: mat pack, paper piercer, stamp-a-ma-jig, image sheet, dimensionals, markers (pink passion, old olive), aquapainter, chipboard heart, jumbo silver brads, scissors, 5/8" striped baja breeze grosgrain ribbon

That's it for today! The drugs are working, and I am on the road to recovery...THANK GOD! I will be extremely busy the next couple of days getting all of the last minute details together for my new catty Open House on Saturday. I will try to post something tomorrow for you, though...keep your fingers crossed! Until later...

13 comments:

mudmaven said...

Great cards! So glad you are feeling better. ~chris

Sprytebyrd said...

So glad to hear you are feeling better! I love the cards! The first one made me oooh, the second one though - stopped me in my tracks! I love it!!

Sherri said...

Both so pretty!

Pam Varnell said...

Love, love, love both cards. You've been playing hard girl!!!

Glad you're feeling better.

Missy D said...

So glad to see some sparkly! Very pretty card.

Ange Kelly said...

Wow! Mercy, both cards are fabulous.

Heather P. said...

They're beautiful!

Stephanie Hargis said...

Wow girl! These are amazing! I can't even decide which one is my favorite! I am so glad to hear you are feeling better! I missed your gorgeous creations yesterday! Oh, I also wanted to say congrats on having your card picked by Julee! I knew yours would be one of the winners! It was just fabulous! If only I had your talent! :)

Savitri said...

Wow, awesomeness!! You put a lot of time into these cards. They're super super cute!!

Ramona Michaluk said...

WOW, love both of these cards Mercy - they're really beautiful.
Love the colours in the floral one and the little elephant in the other card is so cute. Your card layouts and colours work so well together.

Kimberly Gajewski said...

I just love both of your cards! You really made that color combination work beautifully here, and your elephant card is just too sweet! :D

KarenR said...

they're both beautiful

Kelly Lunceford said...

These are both adorable, but I especially like how you turned the sketch on the first card! Great job!