Thursday, March 21, 2013

Everything Eleanor - NAC38 - PP137

I've been absent from blogging lately because I got spring fever. It was so nice outside that I liked to just go outside and sit with the dogs and a book or do a little yard clean up. I basically lost my drive to stamp. It has been a little chilly the past two days so I'm back.

I used a 1/8" Hand Held Circle Punch (retired item) to duplicate the look of the edge of the Postage Stamp Punch. I basically cut out 1/2 of the circle and moved it to the edge of the previously punched one to gauge the spacing for the next one.

2 Challenges: I used Nacho Average Challenge (NAC38) for the colors and The Paper Players (PP137) for the layout.

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SUPPLY LIST:
  • Stamp Sets: Everything Eleanor, Just Believe (sentiment only)
  • Colors: Whisper White, Primrose Petals, Pretty in Pink
  • DSP: Patio Party
  • Embellishments: Basic Pearls, 3/8" Taffeta Ribbon
  • Punches: 1" Square, Postage Stamp
  • Big Shot: Fan Fair Textured Impressions TM Embossing Folder, Bitty Banners Framelits TM

5 comments :

  1. This is absolutely lovely! :) And yes, the weather has been fabulous....til now. haha!

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  2. What a fabulous way to use this stamp set--love how you've featured all the stamps! The colors are gorgeous too...Thank you for joining us at The Paper Players!

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  3. Great job combining both challenges and great use of the everything eleanor set. So glad you joined the Paper Players this week
    Jaydee

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  4. Love your take on the sketch, Julie. I especially like the images stamped on the background and then embossed over. Great effect. Thanks for sharing your creation with us at The Paper Players!

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  5. Beautiful card! I have always liked the look of postage stamps. Thanks for playing along with the Nachos!

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