Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Prickley Pear Spring/Summer 2014 Collection Blog Hop

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Welcome to day 2 of the Prickley Pear Spring/Summer 2014 Release Blog Hop.  I’m glad you are here.  Please leave a comment on each and every blog since will be a winner selected for each of the day’s comments.  The winners will be selected on April 20th and they will be announced on April 21st in our Monday’s Inspiration post.

If you have arrived from Maureen’s blog, you are on the right track.  If not, why not skip to the beginning and start HERE!

Here is the card I made for the hop.  I just love the variety of vases and flowers that this new stamp offers. They are so sweet, and there is also a matching set that has smaller images – such a fabulous idea!!
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I stamped the flowers using Memento Tuxedo Black ink and then colored the flowers using Copic markers. I stamped the vase on another piece of paper using Barn Door Distress Ink, cut it out and popped it off the card.  There are so many different vases and flowers to choose from it was hard to decide what to use.Image is from CLR046 Vases Clear Set,  Sentiment is from CLR046 Vases Clear Set

Thanks for stopping in.  Hope you have enjoyed your visit – Come back soon!!  Your next stop is Angie’s Blog.  And….don’t forget to leave comments on all the blogs in the hop for a chance to win some fabulous Prickley Pear product!!


Monday, April 14, 2014

Good Morning!!  Ok gals – I have finished making the cards for a class or for kits.  I have a perfect little spot picked out to have the class.  I have to figure out a few more details – so more to come on that soon.  I would like to have this class the end of this month or very early in May – in time for Mother’s Day.
For these cards I used the very sweet Pion Designs paper line called “A Day in May”.  How perfect is that for Mother’s Day.  These papers are very soft and pretty.  You have to see them to appreciate how beautiful they are.
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At first I was going going to do 6 cards for this class, but after thinking about it I decided to do only 4 – as I didn’t want to stress anyone out with too much to do in one sitting.  You won’t be disappointed with these cards – they are stunning!!
On another note – the design team I am on is having a blog hop that starts tomorrow.  This will be my very first blog hop that I am doing – so bear with me as I get all these details down.  It’s taking some time to absorb all the new details of being part of a design team.  But I’m having a blast!!
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Prickley Pear is releasing their new Spring/Summer 2014 Release.
How this works is will start HERE!  You need to go to each of the design members blogs listed for each day and see what fabulous projects they have made.  Be sure to leave a comment on each blog for a chance to win some wonderful Prickley Pear product. So.. tomorrow morning grab a cup of coffee and get comfortable, hop on your computer and join the blog hop!!