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Sunday, October 11, 2009

...Viva La Mojo



This is my submission for this week's Mojo Monday Sketch Challenge #107. I used the wreath from the new Verve set "Harvest Blessings" on the focal panel, then created my own patterned paper with the bough from the same set. I added some paper piercing, sponging, and Silver Brads to complete the card. I LOVE the way this turned out!


This bright creation is my submission for Friday's Viva La Verve Sketch Challenge with a twist of color...we could use orange or brown. When I took the picture of my card and went to edit it, I noticed that there were orange stripes in the Penny Lane patterned paper...OOPS! Sorry about that, Amber...I hope this still counts! LOL! The stars and sentiment were from the new Verve set "Starstruck", and the only embellishments used were Riding Hood Red Striped Ribbon and Silver Brads.
"Harvest Blessings" Card
Stamps: Harvest Blessings (Verve)
Papers: Whisper White, Always Artichoke, Riding Hood Red, Watercolor
Inks: Always Artichoke, Riding Hood Red
Accessories: clear embossing powder, heat gun, aquapainter, sponge dauber, brads, dimensionals, mat pack, paper piercer
"Headed For Stardom" Card
Stamps: Starstruck (Verve)
Papers: Green Galore, Riding Hood Red, Whisper White, Almost Amethyst, Watercolor, Penny Lane (My Mind's Eye)
Inks: Basic Black Craft, Riding Hood Red, Almost Amethyst, Green Galore
Accessories: clear embossing powder, heat gun, aquapainter, scissors, dimensionals, mat pack, paper piercer, ribbon, sponge dauber, brads

16 comments:

Anonymous said...

Beautiful work as always! Love it. The colors are gorgeous! Mary R.

Jackie said...

Beautiful selection, I particularly love the top one :o)
Jackie xx

Marley said...

Great cards! xMarley

Linda said...

Ohhh...I fell in love with your card for the Mojo Monday challenge.
Fantastic!!!

Viv said...

Mercy! This is a helluva fabulous card! My favourite colour combo and a wonderful interpretation of the sketch. Stunning!
Hugs Viv xxx

Cindy Haffner said...

Love your take on the sketch Mercy, Rock On!!

chercroppin said...

Oh my Mercy! Your first card is just lovely....I'm really diggin' these colors, and I just love those stamps too! Love the layers...ya did awesome on this challenge!

Pam Speidel said...

Goodness sakes Girl! You are on a ROLL with the gorgeous creations here today! Not like it's anything new, but WOW!!! The first sketch reminds me of our MSC43 that I'm working on now. :)

TannyP said...

Holy cow...you always blow me away. Gorgeous! I noticed JUST before I glued my VLV card together that one panel had orange, so I was able to change it out. LOL! Funny how that happens. Awesome job, Mercy!

Nancyroo said...

so beautiful!

Danni said...

Both of these are just so nice! Wonderful job!!

Whimsey said...

I just could not get into the Mojo Monday sketch; but you have made it sooooo beautiful!!! As always, your work is amazing!

Ann Kranitz said...

Fantastic Creations!!! You rocked both of these challenges!!

Jessie/knightrone said...

Awesome as always Mercy!!

Sherry said...

Gorgeous cards!

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

ACK! Pure gorgeousness, Mercy. And the colors are out of this world. Love 'em!