Keep Shining

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Hope you’re having a fun day! I just wanted to post another card that I made for Summer Card Camp 2, this time using some stamps and dies from Verve; here I am using their Shining Star stamp set along with their Scallop Trim Trio and Starry dies. I was so lucky to win a generous Verve prize in a recent Mojo Monday challenge, and I couldn’t wait for these goodies to arrive in the mail! I was inspired by the Day 4 challenge to make a card in 10 minutes, though I admit that I came in at 11:27. I really loved how Jennifer Rzasa positioned her sentiment to that the “y” was fitted around the arrow; using a similar concept, I placed my sentiment so that it hangs over the edge of the stacked diecuts. I also covered the stars in vellum to soften the look of them just a little bit. I am nearly caught up at this point – there are some fun color combos added for Day 5, so maybe I will do some more crafting tonight!

XO,
Suzanne

Comments

  1. 2

    says

    Your card reminds me of a layer cake! It really does look delicious. Gorgeous colors, and love what you did with your sentiment. Can’t wait to see what you create next! : )

  2. 3

    says

    This is beautiful! I am taking this class too and that is the next layout I am going to try out! I love the colors you used.

  3. 7

    says

    Gorgeous card, Suzanne! And the photo is lovely too. I actually noticed your perfect sentiment placement even before I read what you wrote about fitting it in with the design :) Just lovely!

  4. 12

    says

    Oy, you put me to shame, Suzanne, as I haven’t even started class yet! I brought a work project home so it may be several more days … your beautiful card makes me want to abandon the work project and go to class NOW! I love that overhanging sediment and the dreamy vellum stars!!

  5. 13

    says

    Suzanne, this is so pretty. I love your layering of the background colors, really adds so much to your beautiful card. And all those layers of scallops and stars, so perfect.

  6. 15

    says

    Hello Suzanne! Love your website! Gorgeous my dear! And your card is fabulous! Such a fun layout! I will have to try it out! Congrats on winning some verve goodies too – always fun to get some happy mail!
    :) Jill

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