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Old 08-07-2013, 10:51 AM   #1
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Default WT439 - Featuring...Backgrounds (8/8/13)

Linda (Holstein) is our hostess here this week, but she's experiencing internet problems, so I'm posting her challenge for her. I hope you're back online soon, Linda!
I loved her challenge this week, I hope you all do too!

Linda is asking us to use a background stamp or make our own backgrounds . I have a huge collection of background stamps and am always happy to pull them out, but in the wonderful sample Gail (GailNM) made she used the same stamp for her background as for her focal image.

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Like to ink and/or stamp background. Great challenge, Linda! My card for today:

WT439 UBER COOL SUMMER by gabalot - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

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Very fun challenge...thanks.

here is my card:

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Thanks, Sabrina, for coming to Linda's rescue. I'm sure she appreciates....and so do we. : )

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Thanks Linda and Sabrina for bringing us today's challenge!

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Here's mine - and I hope you like my spidery bg!

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My card for this fun challenge:

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Here is my card:

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My card!

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Fun challenge! Thanks, Sabrina and hope you're back online soon, Linda! Here's my Lavender & Lace Christmas . Thanks so much for looking!
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Thanks for such a fun challenge.
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Lacy Rust Petals by Margstamps - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

Here is my card, for today's challenge. I had never used a stamp this large before, (bg Lace), so this was a real challenge for me. tfl.
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here is mine. tfl

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Here is another using a sneak peek for tomorrow release from Sweet 'n Sassy

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Thanks for a wonderful challenge. Had the perfect background stamp to ink up for this challenge.

WT439 Timeless Friend by MariLynn - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Fun challenge! Here is my card -

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Here is my background stamp card.
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Such a fun challenge! I did another and combined it w/ the TLC challenge from Monday. Here's my Pickle Jar . Thanks so much for looking!
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Just posted one more. Love this challenge.

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Loved this challenge. Thanks for looking and thanks for providing the challenge too!

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Thanks for helping out Linda, Sabrina! I've got two background stamped cards:

A Pin stripe : WT439 Striped Sympathy by artystamper - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

and a Zig Zag! WT439 A Zig Zag Birthday by artystamper - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Awesome challenge! Thanks!! Here is mine........

Admire WT439 by ellentaylor - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Sometimes easy is hard - but finally - here is my card ! TFL!
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Got a chance to make a card, so I played along with this challenge.
I used woodgrain background with Sprinkles.

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Here is my watercolored bg card honoring past Queen Karen Enjoy...

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Thanks so much for the wonderful challenge!!!!

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Thanks Sabrina...loved this challenge!! Here's my submission:
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I created my background by dry embossing. I hope that counts!!
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I enjoy creating backgrounds w/stamps and also direct-to-paper. Here are two more I made.

This first card is for the WT and yesterday's IC challenge. I used both a bkgrd stamp and direct to paper:

IC401 IF FRIENDS WERE FLOWERS I'D PICK YOU by gabalot - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

This second card is for the WT and Friday's F4A challenge. I used many stamps and direct to paper:

F4A181 Back to FASHION School by gabalot - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

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I used the Spellbinders Impressabilities to 'make my own background'. Here's my card:
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