Sunday, October 30, 2011

OWH sketch 93 - shine on

Hello blog friends! We've been out of town and I am WAY behind on challenges. Good thing today is Sunday so at least for this one, I don't have to appear behind. :) 

My SIL is having a birthday soon and I just won this stamp in a grab bag. Isn't it GREAT? I saw it and knew I wanted to use it for this sketch. I paper pieced the lampshades and added the bling to the bottoms. I couldn't find a good place for the sentiment so I'm putting on the inside.















DP: Echo Park
Stamp: Unity stamp Co
Glossy accents, random bling from stash

I glossy accented the lampshades, too. It doesn't look too impressive yet, maybe when it dries.  Sorry for the bad photo... gloomy day and my workspace is CRAZY messy. Will try to get a better pic later.

Thanks for looking! Be sure to play along here. :)

Jen

9 comments:

  1. Great birthday card. SIL will really appreciate it. Very pretty papers. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. YES this stamp is great-- I have talked myself out of ordering or buying this more than once :) The paper you used is great!

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  3. Hi Jen, I really like that stamp! I love stamps that lend themselves to paper piecing. This is so very pretty!

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  4. Fun card! What's the sentiment?

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  5. Cute card! Great idea to paper piece the lampshades! Thanks for joining us in this week's OWH Stars & Stamps Sketch Challenge!

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  6. It's a great card! Those little lamps are really cute and I love what you've done with them!

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  7. Jen,
    Love your paper pieced lampshades.I like your colors and bling...pretty card!

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  8. The paper piecing is perfect for that stamp!

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Thanks for sharing your thoughts!