A Thank You card with a Southwestern Flair! 10

Mona Pendleton | Monday, August 24, 2009 @ 10:20 AM | , , , ,

Hello Girls! Hopefully, all of you had a fun-filled weekend! Thanks for taking the time to stop by Cupcake's Creations & leavin' me some love :) I have been busy like a lil' baker with some goodies in the oven! I am on the road, heading out of town for a few days so I had to finish my projects for the Use-It! challenge #25 starting on Friday, August 28th, featuring lil' ole Me as the designer : ) & for Papertrey Ink's Monthly Blog Hop on Tuesday, August 25th. I hope to hear from all of you on both of these dates! :) Maybe you will be inspired to join along for the hop &/or challenge! :)

This week's chosen colors for Color Throwdown #56, CTD56, have Southwest Flair written all over them! I love these earthtone colors. (I do not have SU Bermuda Bay, so I substituted SU Taken with Teal). What do you think of the embossed stars? I looove that NEW embossing folder! That was one of the new release CB embossing folders that I won last week from the team at The Cuttlebug Spot. The Sketch layout is for Beate's, Weekend Sketch Challenge #94, WSC94.

Every week, these sites have NEW challenges for us papercrafters to participate in & the DT's have MARVELOUS examples to either get you jump started or for mere eye candy! Thanks for visiting & I hope to hear from you tomorrow & maybe some / or all of you will give these challenges a try! :) Be Sweet!

Ingredients Used:

Stamps: SU Wanted, PTI Simple Little Things

Paper: SU Taken With Teal, Dusty Durango, Soft Suede, Very Vanilla

Ink: SU Taken With Teal, Dusty Durango, Soft Suede, VersaMark

Sprinkles: CB Stars & Swiss Dots EF, Spellbinders Scalloped Circle Nesties, EK Success punches, generic copper EP, SU copper cord, Making Memories brads, Offray ribbon

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10 Sweet Comments So Far:

Julie said...

Hi Mona,
What a agreat card - it's beautiful - have fun on your few days away.
Take care - Ju xxx

broni (waterchild12) said...

What a great way to use the colors and I DO love that stars embossed layer! It's wonderful! Thanks for playing along with us in the Color Throwdown!

Kim said...

I love all your embossing! These colors are beautiful together! Have fun!!!!
Blessings,
Kim xXx

Shana said...

Absolutely LOVE this card! Have a wonderful getaway. Your order should be about here by the time you get back. :)

Sensible said...

Great design! I love all the wonderful embossing! The colors are unique great job!

GinaB said...

I love the western themed design of this card! Beautiful embossing especially the copper look! Love those stars too!

Susan Mast said...

This is beautiful. Love the color scheme and the heat embossing you did!

HawaiiRenee said...

Great layering and embossing on this beautiful card. Fits perfectly with your southwestern location!

Beate said...

Gorgeous card! I LOVE your medallion!
Thank you so much for playing!
Hugs and smiles

Mercedes said...

Great use of colors and I really love your embossing! You always layer you designs so nicely. Well done!


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