January 20, 2010

well done



Hi everyone! Today I'm leaving on a jet plane for not-so-sunny California, baby! CHA is waiting for me as well as most of the fabulous Baker's Dozen!  I'm so excited to meet these women in real life - I need time to go faster!!  haha!  Since I'm pre-posting my blog for the next week, I'm going to show you a little portion of my Dirty Dozen projects.  This card is so fun and cheery - turquoise and red are quite possible the 2 happiest colors to put together!  I love this combo!  This card is from the August Fan Club gallery at Splitcoaststampers and is actually part of a tutorial I did on making these wonderful button bows.

See you back soon!
Karen


recipe -
paper: real red, tempting turquoise, whisper white card stock, east coast prep dsp
accessories: runway stickers (american crafts), horizontal slit punch, scallop edge punch, real red 5/8" grosgrain ribbon, latte designer buttons, embroidery thread, mini glue dots, card sayings rub-ons (making memories), circle & circle scallop nestabilities

13 comments:

  1. Those colours are sweet together!! Your work is always flawless Karen. Thanks for being such an inspiration and sharing your gorgeous creations. xx

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  2. I do love these colors together!

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  3. This was such an awesome tutorial Karen - I remember it and use it all the time!
    Have fun at CHA!....I am falling over dead in despair that I can't go....*sob*...but I have plans to go in the summer to Chicago YAY! (I heard it was back there again and it is definitely closer for me - woot!!)

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  4. Such a fabbie card...LOVE the color combo!

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  5. Great card, Karen! Have a fabulous time at CHA! Wish I were there at the Taylored Expressions booth with you...~Nancy

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  6. Very cute! Super excited about CHA!

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  7. Your bows are the best, Karen! I will look forward to studying your tutorial
    Great card, happy colors, and I'm happy for you. Have a fun time!

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  8. Karen, this is just too cute. Love the bright cheery colors and your signature simple lines! Have fun at CHA!

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  9. Great colors Karen!! This is fantastic!! Enjoy CHA!

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  10. Very eye catching! You get an A+ Karen. Thanks for all of you wonderful sketches I use them again and again.

    Have fun at the CHA.

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