Wednesday, March 16, 2011

MWT at OWH challenge - scallops!

It's mid-week throwdown time over at the Stars & Stamps blog! The challenge this week is to create a card using scallops.

I started out planning to use a really cute sheep stamp from Unity, and I got out my Martha Stewart circle cutter. I guess I haven't used it in quite a while! I was fussing with the blade cover and gashed my palm. Beware: blades are SHARP! Now I am sporting a stylish Strawberry Shortcake bandaid! LOL (I gave up on the circle, FYI).

Then I decided to try out my just-arrived-yesterday distressed branches embossing folder and remembered another of my favorite Unity stamps, So & So Loves!

















Card recipe:
Stamps: Unity So & So Loves; sentiment from Verve
Punches: SU

Colored with BIC markers
Ink: SU ruby red
Ribbon and paper from the scrap bins

Thanks for looking! Remember to scroll down for the blog candy March giveaway!
Jen

9 comments:

  1. Oh I hope you are okay after the cutter incident! I've had that happen with my craft scissors, ouch :( Your card is really cute today! Thanks for playing in our challenge at Operation Write Home!

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  2. Terrific card Jen! I like the double scallop border and the sentiment is so sweet. Take care of that cut!

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  3. ouch! hope your hand is okay. Your card is awesome ~ thanks for sharing, Pam

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  4. I like your card! And I hope your hand heals quickly.

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  5. Great card. Sorry abut your boo-boo.
    CJ

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  6. Nice card -- I like the idea of the two scallops. Hope your hand heals real soon.

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  7. Your card turned out great, in spite of your injury! Take care of that hand!!!

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  8. Nice card! Love scallops. Hope your boo-boo is ok. (I had to give DH a Blues Clues bandaid once!)
    Hummer Hugs,
    Misty
    http://deliteful-gifts.blogspot.com/
    hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

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