The Card Concept #18 – Back to School Theme

Hello folks!
It is time for a NEW challenge at The Card Concept! Check out the gorgeous inspiration below:
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And… here is what I came up with:
20140901-01As part of the wild card team, I am to create a card in the Shabby Chic style. Making shabby chic card with back to school theme? Oh…My… I was very concerned about it. But finally I found the great word ‘JOYFUL’. School life is full of happy & fun and it means there are lots of joyful moments like holding a bunch of beautiful flowers! Woo hoo!! These two is different kinds but the same feelings :D Hahaha~~

I chose two beautiful pattern papers from BasicGrey aspen frost collection pack – I used pattern papers after a long time – and put two pieces of paper together and then of course distressed the edges using Tim Holtz Paper Distresser. I then added more white acrylic paint on top till I had the look I wanted. Next, I decorated with several red & white roses, swirly leaves and white thread together.

20140901-02For the sentiment, I was so glad I found perfect stamps for back to school theme from Mama Elephant Today Was Stamp Set. “MON, TUE, WED, THU, FRI. full of laughs, so much fun” Phew~~~ Mama Elephant saved me lol!

20140901-03I hope you enjoyed my modern shabby chic style! :D

Thank you so much for stopping by and Have a wonderful day!!

Let’s see what the rest of the design team has come up with:
Clean & Simple
Laurie Willison
Kim Heggins

Clean & Graphic
Geri Greening
Cindy Lovell

Clean & Layered
Kerin Sylvester
Kristie Larsen

Shabby Chic
Narelle Farrugia
Yoonsun Hur -> (You are here)

Freestyle Collage
Cathy Weber
Sue Trembeth

Classy & Elegant
Colleen Dietrich
Mary Marsh

★ Supplies:
Mama Elephant Today Was Stamp Set
Memorybox Die Blooming vine
Memory Box Die Geneva Vine
Martha Stewart Punch Medium Branch
Martha Stewart Punch Frond Medium
Memento Dye Ink Pads Tuxedo Black
BasicGrey aspen frost Collection Pack

Keep smiling and be blessed! God bless you all!
Love Love Love RejoicingCrafts

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Blooming Today!

Hello folks,
Today, I made my friend’s birthday card with gorgeous Blooming stamps by Clearly Besotted. I love flower stamps very much indeed!!

Here is my card:
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I like yellow and grey colour combinations. It looks so modern, clean, and bold :D

I stamped roses, leaves, and several different sized circles as background patterns in VersaFine Pigment Ink Smokey Grey at first and stamped one rose in yellow stand out in other petals. I then chose ‘Hello beautiful’ sentiment from Simon Says Stamp Summer Garden and heat embossed it with Ranger Embossing Powder Seaform White. At the bottom of the card, I sponged white cardstock in Distress Ink Mustard Seed and added water splatters for fun!

20140630-02Oh! one more main part of my supplies! I used ‘Zig Wink of Stella Glitter Brush Clear’ on the yellow rose petals.

20140630-03★ Supplies:
Clearly Besotted Stamps Blooming
Simon Says Stamp Summer Garden (for focal sentiment)
Sunny Skies stamp set by Mama Elephant
Tsukineko VersaFine Pigment Inkpad – Smokey Grey
Colorbox Fluid Chalk Ink Primary Pastels
Distress Ink Pads Mustard Seed
Ranger Embossing Powder – Seaform White
Zig Wink of Stella Glitter Brush – Clear
Martha Stewart Punch 3-In-1 Classc Butterfly
and black, and gold sequins, 3mm clear rhinestones

Keep smiling and be blessed! God bless you all!
Love Love Love RejoicingCrafts