Thursday, June 23, 2011

Throwback Thursday Challenge with My Creative Time!

This is my 2nd post today. Be sure to scroll down to see the My Creative Time Sneak Peak #3. You're going to love today's stamp set!!!


It's Throwback Thursday time, and this week Emma asked us to create a Cricutless project! Not only that, but we had to use the sketch below. For my project, I began with a piece of 11" x 5 1/2" green cardstock, scored it at 5 1/2", and rounded the corners. My turquoise layer is a 5 1/4" square. I then took a 5" square of red cardstock and trimmed it with a ribbon punch. Lastly, I layered a 3 3/4" square of patterned paper on top of that.


For my vase, I tried a new technique called reverse masking that I learned from Eric Lincoln on the Papertrey Ink's "Make it Monday" challenge. Click here to see her video. It really makes for a nice effect.


Finally, my sweet sentiment is from My Creative Time's "Turn That Frown Upside Down" stamp set. I stamped it on a little tag that I made from a Papertrey Ink die.


Here's a look at the rest of this My Creative Time stamp set. Click here for ordering information, and be sure to join in the fun with the Throwback Thursday Challenge!


Recipe:
(all materials Papertrey Ink, unless otherwise specified)

Simply Chartreuse, Hawaiian Shores, Pure Poppy, & Rustic White Cardstock
"Beautiful Blooms" Patterned Paper
Martha Stewart "Ribbon Loop" Punch
"Mat Stack 1" & "Tiny Tags" Dies
My Creative Time's "Turn That Frown Upside Down" Stamp Set
"Asian Fusion", "Bitty Background Blocks", & "Tiny Tags" Stamp Sets
Hawaiian Shores & Pure Poppy Ink
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
Simply Chartreuse Topnotch Twill Ribbon

14 comments:

  1. Cute! I love your color choices and that round the page punch. Awesome. tfs.

    Katya
    Kattyxotica.blogspot.com

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  2. Katie, the way you put all the elements together is fabulous. The ribbon suits the stamp to a tee.
    Karen
    www.littlescrappieces.blogspot.com

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  3. Hi Katie,
    Love the colors on this one....Hope you have a wonderful day...
    Judy

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  4. Pretty color combination, lovely flowers!
    Debbie H.
    niteowlis at clear dot net

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  5. Katie, I love your card and the punch is so perfect! Can't wait to see all the new stamps! Yahoo!

    Linda

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  6. LOVE the edge and the colors are so pretty. Great card!

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  7. This is so pretty. I love the twine ribbon and bow. The loopy scallop punch is so cute too! Awesome job! Hugs- Glora

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  8. Love what you have done! Please keep inspiring me!

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  9. Katie your card always looks awesome.

    Hugs
    Kate

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  10. Beautiful card and color combo choices. Smooches... Felicia at scrapperinthemaking.blogspot.com

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  11. Very cute! I love the reverse-masked vase and your colors are awesome!

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  12. I Love the colors you chose...wonderful job. TFS
    hugs,jen

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  13. Fabulous! The color palette is fantastic! I love the red ribbon border with the turquoise!

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