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I am Sarah, a stay at home mom of two wonderful, little boys. In my life before kids I was a fifth grade teacher. I now work with first year teachers, which I love. Creating is one of the ways I stay sane. I become very cranky if I have not stamped or scrapped in a while. Join me on this creative journey.

Wednesday, November 5, 2008

2 Sketches 4 You

I love snow, it maybe the misplaced New Englander in me. I grew up in New England but have lived in Maryland for the past 16 years. I definitely miss the weather. When it snows in Maryland the world stops where back home it is just expected. LOL As soon as I saw Laura's sketch I knew I wanted to use snowflakes. I had just received my order which had Two Cool Dudes and Frosty Day designer paper in it. I decided to flip the sketch to see what happened. I layered two different sizes chocolate chip ribbon and I sewed through the old olive scallop edge. I cut out the snowflakes and adhered the buttons and used the floss to sew through the buttons. Enjoy and thanks for stopping by.
All supplies Stampin Up'
Stamps: Two Cool Dudes
Cardstock: Chocolate Chip, Bashful Blue, Old Olive
Designer Paper: Frosty Day
Ink: Bashful Blue
Accessories: Scallop edge, Designer Buttons, 5/8 Chocolate Chip ribbon, Chocolate Chip Taffeta Ribbon, floss


Laura Davis said...

Ooooh I love the colors you used:) Darling!

Kristen Swain said...

hey to a fellow MD'er! love that card! the colors are devine!
wonderful work!

Carmen said...

Great card!! Love the colors!

Heidi Van Laar said...

So pretty! Love how your turned the sketch, love that pp too.

Perky Nihilist said...

The stitching on the olive paper is so pretty.

Great job on the sketch.

rae said...

Oh how pretty! Love the colors you've used paired with the snowflakes, adorable card!

Kath said...

gorgeous card Sarah and love those papers

Hanneke said...

Great card you've made!!

Beedubya said...

Good idea on flipping the sketch! I love that DP. TFS!


Peet said...

Gorgeous card, Sarah!!!

Laura Brown said...

Wonderful card. I love what you did with the sketch. Your sewing makes the card!

Eveline said...

That paper is lovely. Great card.