Saturday, February 16, 2008

Kathy's Something Old Challenge

I made this card for Kathy's challenge to use something old, and this card fits the bill.  The rose stamp is one I picked up at a garage sale some years ago.  It is actually one of my favorite rose stamps but has no manufacturer on it.  I paired it up with a Hero Arts word stamp that I thought was so fitting of the card.  Now for real old, the rivets used to attach wording to the card front are a gift I received when I first started stamping some years ago as are the corner brads used on the rose image.  The background was created using CHF linen inked in Colorbox sky blue and dune inks.  I did have to cheat and use my new Copic Markers to color the rose.  Still a newbie with these markers so forgive any imperfections!


My Paper World said...

Your card is gorgeous! I LOVE your rose stamp it's so pretty!

Kim said...

Great job coloring!! Beautiful card!

Lisa said...

This is gorgeous love the colours. FAB blog by the way.

Lori Stilger said...

Beautiful card, and I love the mailbox pics, too!!! Thanks for sharing!
Thanks, too, for leaving a comment on my SU! blog today. :) Good luck with winning the giveaway! :)
Have a blessed day!

Anonymous said...

Hi 'Nettie'..I'm came on over fromt he Paper Crafts MB to check out your blog. Great stuff!

I was a little surprised to find that in all the blogs/websites out there we have a favorite one in common - "A Peek into My Stamping Room". Debbie is my SU rep. She lives about 150 miles from me and I've never actually met her. Hope to some day.

Thanks for sharing your blog with PCMB.

Game Miller/kraftee2@PCMB

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