Global Désign Project 178 – Sketch Challenge

Hello,

Yesterday, I spent some time in my studio creating which is good for the soul. I was working with the Piece of Cake bundle and need a sketch to get the creative mojo flowing. I decided to head over to the Global Designs Project blog to see what they had and lucky me this week was a sketch challenge. 

I love sketch challenges as it’s like a puzzle just waiting to be solved. The only thing is that our puzzle pieces are ink, paper and stamps.

When I saw the elements in the bottom right hand corner of the sketch, I knew it would be perfect fit for my cake stand and cake. My cake stand was stamped in Memento Ink onto a piece of Melon Mambo card stock and punch out with the cake builder punch. The cake was stamped in Memento ink onto a piece of scrap white. I coloured my image with Bermuda Bay, Lovely Lipstick and Granny Apple Green Stampin’ Blends and punch it out with the Cake Builder Punch and pop it up onto my cake stand. 

I chose Bright colours for my project as it’s been so cloudy and snowy here. But using these colours in my studio sure helped to brighten my day!! My colour combination is Coastal Cabana, Granny Apple Green, Melon Mambo and Whisper White. Just looking at these colours make me happy! 

Would you like to play along with this week’s sketch?  Head over to the Global Design Project Blog to see others used this sketch to create their projects. 

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I have listed all the supplies that I used on this project below for you so you can recreate this project. 

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!!!

Global Design Project #142 – Sketch Challenge

Happy Monday!

Over the weekend, I spent some time in my studio listening to my music and creating. It felt so good to just stamp after a VERY long week. Stamp and music is very therapeutic for me and I’m glad that I finally had sometime to just kick back and relax. I decided to play along with this weeks challenge over at Global Design Project. This week the #GDP142 was a sketch challenge. I love sketches as they are a puzzle just waiting to be solve with paper, inks and stamps! 
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Sitting on my desk was the Broadway Bound suite and I thought it would be fun to create a project using this sketch with those products. I had to admit when I saw this Product Bundle on display at Onstage, I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it. I love the colour combination, the bold patterns and the marquee signs. This is ONE suite that I would suggest you add to your collection!

#GDP142 Sketch Challenge created with Broadway Bound Suite.

When designing my card, I pulled the colour combination from the Designer Series Paper. This paper is a specialty paper as it has gold foil on one side of the pattern paper and bold prints on the other. 

My colour combination is: 

Birthdays are about party hats, balloons, cake and ice cream and the Broadway Birthday suite captures all those images in that bundle. This bundle features a Photopolymer Stamp Set and matching Broadway Lights Framelits. All you have to do is stamp the images and cut them out with the Big Shot machine and matching framelit. Now that is a match made in heaven!!!

Product Bundle of the Week

This week I will be featuring the Broadway Birthday bundle in my Facebook Live on Saturday. I will be sharing two projects that you can create to give to family and friends. I can’t wait to share those project with you. Plus all week I will be sharing a few other projects that I have made with this fun suite! 

Now it’s your turn to play along with this fun sketch. I will be filing this one away for future projects. Head over to the Global Design Project Blog to view all the other samples made with this fun sketch! 

You can order these supplies too! You’ll find all of these Stampin’ Up! supplies in my ONLINE  STAMPIN’ UP! STORE by clicking on all of the photo’s below. 

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Global Design Project #140

Hello,

Over the weekend, I spend sometime in my studio playing with new goodies. Boy, did it feel good! I decided to check out some online challenges and came across this one over at Global Design Project. 

This weeks challenge was to CASE A DESIGNER and the designer was Brian King. Brian is an amazing stamper. He loves clean and simple with layers! Plus he has an eye for colour and each project represents his creative style! 

CASING THE DESIGNER, you have the choice to CASE the layout, the stamp set, the images, the colours or anything you like from the design. 

I chose to go with the layout. I really like how clean and simple it was. For my stamp set focus, I chose to play with the new Lilypad Lake Bundle. This bundle is perfect for birthdays, thinking of you, congrats and any other celebration you need a project for. 

I used the colour combination of Balmy Blue, Granny Apple Green and Poppy Parade. These colour just POP and scream summer fun to me! I had vision of the sailboats off in the distance as you sat on the beach relaxing and chilling. 

 

I want to create a beach scene so I stamped the sun image in Memento Ink and then using a sponge dauber I colour in the middle of the sun. I actually went outside the Sun so it looked sun rays around the sun. Then I add the birds from the Hightide stamp set as you can’t be at the beach without see tons of birds flying in the air!

My water was stamped with Night of Navy ink and I coloured the boats with Balmy Blue, Granny Apple Green, Poppy Parade and Daffodil Delight markers. The best part about the boats is there is a matching framelits, so all you have to do is stamp and cut out with a Big Shot machine and the Lakeside framelits. 

Would you like to see what other stampers did with this challenge. Then head over to the Global Design Project Gallery to see how they CASE THE DESIGNER – BRIAN KING. 

You can order these supplies too! You’ll find all of these Stampin’ Up! supplies in my ONLINE  STAMPIN’ UP! STORE by clicking on all of the photo’s below. 

You can either email me your order OR you can head to my ONLINE STORE.  Don’t forget to use the HOSTESS CODE:  ZN7XCPS4 AND if you bump up your order to $50 you will qualify for hostess code special for the month of JUNE, where you will earn a FREE pack of new Artisan Pearls.

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!

Global Design Project 132- CASE the Designer

Hello,

I finally had a chance to play along with this week’s Global Design Project challenge. This weeks challenge was to CASE the Designer.

Global Design Project - CASE the Designer

This week they are CASING a beautiful project by their Design Team Member, Stesha Bloodhart, Stesha does amazing work and I’m excited to CASE one her projects. I also know when I’m looking at her project on social media, as she has unique style.

So with CASING a Designer, you can take what you like from the design and make it your own. It might be the stamp set – the colours, the layout, the theme, the images – whatever you like that has inspired you to make a card of your own.

Lemon Zest Bundle By Stampin' Up!  CASING the Designer - Global Designer Project 132

I decided to CASE the layout of the card with a group of images near the bottom of the card. I had a few DL ask me what they could do with this bundle called Lemon Zest by Stampin’ Up! so I thought it would be fun to create a project with this set to show them. 

Global Design Project 132 - CASE the Designer - I used Lemon Zest to create my project

I decided to start with a background wash that was created with my Aqua Painter and Daffodil Delight ink. Once it was dried, I then added some black fleck marks made with a Black Marker. Once I was done, I stamped my greeting and created the cluster of lemon near the bottom. I did add a little bit of Wink of Stella to lemon to give it a bit of shine. 

The cluster of lemon was really easy to create especially when you are using the Lemon Zest Bundle by Stampin’ Up! The best part about the bundle is the you save 10% when you purchase it this way. One of the things that I LOVE about bundles is that you can stamp the image and punch it out with the coordinating punch.

So will you play along with this week challenge over at Global Design ProjectWant to see how other CASE the designer,  then head to the Global Design Blog to check out the gallery.

You can order these supplies too! You’ll find all of these Stampin’ Up! supplies in my ONLINE  STAMPIN’ UP! STORE by clicking on all of the photo’s below. 

Thanks for stopping by and happy stamping!!!

Global Design Project 115- Theme Challenge

Happy Monday!!

I finally had a chance to sit down and stamp in my room yesterday. I can’t tell you the last time that I did that and the best part it was just for fun. No prepping of classes, just playing with inks, stamps and paper. 

I decided to try last week’s Global Design Project 115 challenge. Last week the challenge was to create a project about sharing the JOY of Christmas and showcasing things that makes you happy at this time of year!

Season Like Christmas Photopolymer Stamp Set

One of the things that makes me happy at this time of year is seeing all the beautiful decoration that adores tree’s at this time of year. I love browsing all the different ornaments on the tree’s in the stores and even the ones that decorate tree’s outside. 

Season like Christmas Photopolymer Stamp Set

When creating my project today, I used the gorgeous stamp set called Season like Christmas Photopolymer stamp set. The best thing about this stamp set is its’ a Two step stamping and the final stamp image is gorgeous. Make it look like a real Christmas Tree!!!

Great News this stamp set is part of the Last Chance List that is available till Jan 2, 2018. The Sad news, that it won’t be available after that, so if this stamp set has been on your wish list, you might want to add to your collection before they are leave us for good!

You can order these supplies too! You’ll find all of these Stampin’ Up! supplies in my ONLINE  STAMPIN’ UP! STORE by clicking on all of the photo’s below. 

Thanks for stopping by and happy stamping!!! 

 Anne

 

Global Design Project #GDP097

Hello,

It's colour challenge time over at Global Design Project and this week's colours are bright and fun! The colours are Crumb Cake, Berry Burst and Wild Wasbi!!

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When I first saw the colours, I thought of Christmas. I know you are thinking, did she lose it!! Actually, I was in the process of prepping for my Christmas Stamp a Stack and thought this would make a great card to add to the class!

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I went with a clean and simply look as I wanted to focus on the greeting! The greeting is from the new stamp set called Merry Mistletoes! You can find this fun stamp set in the annual catalogue!!

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I can't wait to see what my stampers think of this card at our first Christmas Stamp a Stack!! Must run as I have a few things to do before my afternoon class! Don't forget to head over to Global Design Project and check out all the cards in the gallery and why not give this challenge a try! 

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