Sunday, July 31, 2011

Paper Smooches July Sparks Challenge

I'm hooked on PAPER SMOOCHES STAMPS. This is a new challenge from Paper Smooches.
Here's all the deets for the JULY PAPER SMOOCHES SPARKS CHALLENGE. It's fun just to play with their images but you'll find lots of inspiration and amazing prizes for this challenge.

I'm also trying to play in the Dare To Get Dirty 2011 Week Challenges open to all SCS FAN CLUB MEMBERS.
For the Paper Smooches July Sparks Challenge...I followed the very middle sketch.
I used three stamp sets HANG UPS, FOLKal POINTS and SANTA PAWS.

The leaves at the top is made by using the large leaf from the Hang Ups set and masking it. The sentiment is also from Hang Ups.

Apples are made using the apple from FOLKal Points set. I masked the heart with masking tape and stamped onto dp. I cut out minus the stem and leaves. I drew the faces on myself and punched out 1/4" circles for cheeks.

The stitch lines are from the set Santa Paws.

STAMPS:Hang Ups, FOLKal Points, Santa Paws (Paper Smooches)
PAPER:Cottonball White (Clear Dollar Stamps), Country Drive (Echo Park)
INK:Memento Tuxedo Black, Tim Holtz Walnut Stain, Copics YG06, G09, G14, G05, ZIG Milennium pen .05 black
ACCESSORIES:Googly Eyes, Tim Holtz Blending Tool, Martha Stewart Grass Border Punch, 1/4" hole punch, Scotch dimensional foam tape, Post-it Notes
TECHNIQUES:Masking, Distressing


Jenny said...

Oh this is fab Lisa, love how you've changed the hearts into apples and the little faces are cute too. You could enter thi into Less is More this week as well

Have fun
Jenny x

Corinna said...

Oh my goodness Lisa this is FABULOUS! I love the checked apples! Such a GREAT idea!! Might just have to CASE this one girl!

Karen B. said...

Oh this is adorable and so very clever! Love the bright colors!

Emily Leiphart said...

Lisa, do I ever LOVE this! The colours are beautifully vibrant and the cheeks on those apples are totally awesome!

Laurel said...

So cute!

Anonymous said...

Oh my! Lisa, this is too cute for words and what a great way to mix and match stamp sets!

Anonymous said...

TOO CUTE! Love your paper piecing & that wonderful punny sentiment!!

Alice Wertz said...

too cute! fab card ,Lisa!

Glenda J said...

This is sooo fun! Love the bright colours and the googly eyes!

*Alison* said...

this is so fun! I really love how you made the hearts into apples.. and the color combo rocks :) great creation.. HUGS

Kelly Braund said...

Really cute!

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