Thursday, November 8, 2018

Quick Quotes Farmhouse Birthday Card

Good morning, today's project is a sweet birthday card.  I am using the retired Quick Quotes paper collection Farmhouse.  These papers are just so pretty and feminine.  I added to the femininity with the stitched scallop border punch from Creative Memories.  I manipulated the edges to flare out.  I added a bit of fancy rickrack along the seam of the papers which IRL is a delightful touch, the picture does not do it justice.  


I used this sketch from Try Stamping on Tuesday last month...but forgot to post in time to play along.  It is hard to see but I did add 3 tiny pearls just to the right of the tab.  I stamped, embossed and punched the sentiment then popped it up on dots.




Ingredients:
Quick Quotes Farmhouse papers
Creative Memories border maker
Recollections rickrack 
Stampin Up Label Love stamped sentiment from 2013
coordinating SU Artisan label punch
Recollections Pesto Pearl embossing powder

I would like to enter this in the following challenges:

https://watercoolerchallenges.blogspot.com/2018/11/wwc195-charlottes-feminine-anything.html until 11/12 (C8)x

https://www.retrorubberchallengeblog.com/my-blog/2018/11/challenge-99-anything-goes.html until 11/15

http://dreamvalleychallenges.blogspot.com/2018/11/challenge-190-use-dies-and-punches.html until 11/16

http://carabbiemomentsofcraft.blogspot.com/2018/11/challenge-156.html until 11/18

https://audsentimentschallengeblog.blogspot.com/2018/11/216-ribbons-and-bows-sentiment.html until 11/20

http://unicornchallenge.blogspot.com/2018/11/challenge-38-use-sentiment.html until 11/30

http://pathofpositivitychallenge.blogspot.com/2018/11/challenge-63-optional-theme-shades-of.html until 12/2

Thanks so much for stopping by

Alicia

7 comments:

  1. A delightful card. Thanks for joining Aud Sentiments challenge. Elaine

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  2. Your papers are really pretty. It's good to see that old stamp in use - I'd forgotten about it and seeing it again made me think how useful it is. Thanks for joining us at Retro Rubber Challenge this week.

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  3. Hello QQ teamie! I have those papers too! Lovely birthday card with pretty details! Thank you for playing along with us at Retro Rubber!

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  4. Lovely card Alicia. I love all the elements you have used to match that sketch. The popped up scalloped edge is a great touch and keeping it monochrome makes it very feminine. Thanks for joining us at the Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week. Tristan DT

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  5. I love the soft colours of the papers you've used for this card, Alicia. You've interpreted the sketch beautifully. Love the die-cuts and feminine touches. Thanks so much for joining our Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week.

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  6. I have that stamp too!! I totally overuse it. I love the shabby / beachy chic feel of your card, makes me long for summer and walks on the beach collecting driftwood. Thanks for joining us over at Retro Rubber this time. Claire DT

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  7. Nice card. Thanks for sharing with Retro Rubber!

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