Thursday, November 13, 2008

Merry and Bright

I decided it was time to break out this Stampendous set from my purchase this summer. Only after I'd spent the time paper piecing "merry" did I attempt to stamp "and bright" -- only to "wiggle" my block that's too large for this dainty phrase! I was so bummed, but I just let it lay on my table for a couple days. Knowing I had nothing to lose, I decided to add some glitter with my now beloved Red Spica pen, not even thinking it would cover my error! I was beyond thrilled when it did -- just another reason to love those pens!!! My husband tried to tweak my camera settings for me today too, so we'll see if this helps capture the Spica glitter. Hope springs eternal!

Paper: PTI's Basic White; Bazzill cardstocks
Stamps: Stampendous' Mega Merry
Ink: PTI's Hybrids: Pure Poppy & Noir
Tools: Fiskars' Threading Water Punch; Scor-It

7 comments:

cardcrazy said...

Another great card! I love the DP that you used! I have something for you over at my blog!

spikescreativeside said...

I have an award for you!! Come by the blog to check it out! Cheers!

I just love the paper piecing!!

*hugs*

Cindy Vernon said...

What a pretty but simple card. I hit the bonanza the other day and scored the last threading water punch at Michaels! I haven't used it yet but it looks fab on your card.

Gwen said...

awesome!!! that red spica really did the trick!! I really love those too!! they really are 10 times more gorgeous in person :)love how you did the bottom slanted like that.

Sarah Elliott said...

I love it, what a great card!

Kelly said...

LOVE, love, love this! The paper piecing gives it a great look, and I love the glitter. :)

debby4000 said...

Fantastic card, gorgeous paper piecing.

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