Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Dies and Digi's

First off, I have to tell you about some dies.
 Sizzix is the sponsor for Card Positioning Systems sketch blog this week. I picked a die and stamp set from Sizzix and Stephanie Barnard. I have a new love!!!! This set has a number of slightly different shapes that are designed to stack on top of each other or use separately. They are so easy to use.
 I used a border stamp and a sentiment stamp and three different label shapes. See how fun these labels stack?
 Here is the CPS sketch
 Next up, I used an adorable digital stamp on a card to go along with The Play Date Cafe color combo and  I used the retro sketch for the layout. 
 This super cute little girl wiht her bunny and balloon is a digital stamp by A Day for Daisies. I just love using digital stamps. I printed her out in the size I wanted and then colored her with Copic markers. The doily is by Martha Stewart and the zig zag stamp is by Paper Smooches.
 I paper pieced the balloon with a piece of digital paper I had printed out. AND...see my irridescent sequins? I just thought the look of the card and the little girl just needed that finishing touch.
 Here is The Play Date Cafe color combo for this week.

The retro sketch I used.
And guess what???? I picked this tomato today! The first one of the season to get ripe. I also ate a couple apricots and I need to pick blackberries! How fun.
Thanks for visiting, Linda (lbpost)

15 comments:

  1. Love the image of this sweet little girl with her bunny and balloon! Darling card!!!

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  2. Way to rock this week's color challenge, thanks for playing along with us at The Play Date Cafe!

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  3. Sooooooo beautiful!! BOTH of these!! LOVING that little girl and the balloon on the second one! And your tomato looks YUMMY!!!

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  4. So creative. Love the colours and design. Enjoy your Wednesday.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    DS4J DT Member
    Digistamps4Joy
    Doing Life

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  5. Cute, cute cards, Linda! Love what you did with those new dies, and that little digi image is so completely adorable!

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  6. Absolutely FANTABULOUS cards! These are among my FAVORITES of yours!!! Your garden sounds yummy...yeah for the first tomato!

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  7. Bardzo fajna praca, super układ i dobór kolorków....

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  8. These are fabulous! And I SO Love your 'let's chill' card below!

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  9. love the cards!!! always great!!!

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  10. I just love bing able to stack shapes like that, these are adorable cards!

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  11. Love the cards, and I am SO JEALOUS of those tomatoes! YUM! Love Penny

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  12. Your cards are lovely. I'm just about to post my CPS interpretations (I needed four graduation cards).

    And your tomato looks awesome. I just have tiny little green tomatoes at this point.

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  13. Sweet card and great use of color...I hope you'll join me again at 52 Card Pickup this week!!

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2012/06/52-card-pickup-week-23.html

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  14. WONDERFUL! So sweet and happy! Love your cards! Hugs, Karin

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