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This my first time playing Hope You Can Cling To challenges! I CASE most of my cards, so I don't upload many of them. So that's what THIS card says about me - I CASE'd it from Michelle Reynolds, changing the colors to a combo from a couple weeks ago:
~ Susan - SU Demo for 9 years! Grammy to Anna age 5, Elizabeth age 4, Nora age 2, Abigail age 2, Kendall, 3 months and Isaac, born on 10/13/13 (in my avatar) Proud to be SCS Fan Club Member since the beginning!
Such a great challenge, Lydia!
My card reflects my style because it has the following elements:
1. It's shiny and bright (Cuttlebug's gear box EF on silver paper)
2. Lots of colors- I like a vibrant card- here- green and orange are central colors.
3. Different textures and shapes- for visual interest- I used 2 embossing folders, tangled embroidery floss, and felt.
4. Full of recycled/gifts from Stamping Buddies- I love to re-use! The silver paper is from the recycle bin of Stampadoodle here in Bellingham, WA, as is the apple green paper. The card backing is a reused thank you note. Here's my card- Sparkle Bird
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
I'm so happy to be participating in these challenges again this year! Although I create cards with varying styles I think what truly speaks "me" is anything that has lots of texture, dimension, multiple layers, patterned paper, embossing and throw in a little math calculation. I'm definitely not a "clean and simple" card maker. Here is my card Hope Is...
Describing my style was a challenge for me too. But I really like making clean and simple cards wtih colors that pop. And lately I have been enjoying making tongue and cheek cards for my girlfriends. I think this card represent my style. Slice 'em up and add some tequilla
So my style here -- layers, a beautiful bow, rhinestones and I love to trace the inside of my Nestie before removing the image. I saw it on a blog and just love it -- probably "so last year", but I love it.