In Stamping Mode

Friday, June 19, 2009

I {heart} my dad

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When I saw this stamp from Hero Arts, I just HAD to have it! I think it's perfect for the kids to give to daddy this Sunday. I followed the CAS challenge from Splitcoast for sketch inspiration. :)

I was also busy this week playing with some new goodies from Stampin' Up! I wanted to do the sketch challenge over at Splitcoast and this is what I came up with.


I just love the luscious new colors!!! I used the new colors Rich Razzleberry, Melon Mambo, and Crushed Curry with Old Olive. Now that we have markers for the In Colors, I was able to use them directly on the new stamp set, Razzle Dazzle. I also used the markers on my Polka Dot background stamp (where are you in the catalog my friend?!) for a custom background and I just looooove it!

FYI, I used my hubby's fancy dancy Canon Rebel to take this shot. I came to the conclusion that I suck at it and need a master's to figure it out. Any pointers will be GLADLY taken! :)

Thanks so much for stopping by and I hope you have an enjoyable weekend with the dad's in your life!

6 comments:

A Latte Stampin said...

Very Nice... Ilove the custom background look too!

Busym1 said...

Your cards are so pretty! You can't suck anymore than I do at taking pics! Your pics are fine to me! Hugs, michelle

Shannan Teubner said...

These are both gorgeous, Melissa!

Kristine said...

Wow Melissa! That Hero Art stamp is just fab! I love it!
hugs from Kristine

Valerie Durham said...

Very cute! I love the new in colors and the card you made with it. I didn't buy that set at first, because there is a stamp that I don't really care for in it, but after I've seen everyone else's cards, I just can't live without that beautiful stamp you used!

Chelle said...

I cannot WAIT to get razzle dazzle! And this will be the first card I case ;)

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