Sunday, July 27, 2014

Procrastination is my Superpower!

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Hello peeps! I have a card to share combining a couple challenges, one of which is about to expire, so this is gonna be quick. (wink!)


 Here is the inside:

I'm playing along with Merry Mondays #118 (use buttons and ribbon), and Freshly Made Sketch #146.
It's pretty self explanatory. The two horizontal strips are bits of ribbon. I glued a button on top of the snowflake. When I had everything adhered on the front, I thought there was too much white space, so I took the nozzle off of the glimmer mist and tapped splotches over the card. (I did cover the main elements so they didn't get any ink on them) I wasn't planning on doing that on the inside panel, but I smeared some brown ink on it (Grrr!), so more splotches. A strategically placed splotch covered the smear. It's like I meant to do that! LOL!

Here are the challenge graphics:

 

That's all I have for now. Thanks for hanging out, and I hope you have a great day!

Chris
Supplies:
Stamps: Unity - October 2012 KOM
Ink: Memento - Rich Cocoa
CS: Recollections
Accessories: KI Memories - ribbon; Michael's - snowflake; button & twine from my stash; Tattered Angels - graphite Glimmer Mist; Grand Calibur; Cuttlebug EF from the James set
Adhesives: SA by 3L - MyStik permanent, 3D foam squares; Ranger - Glossy Accents


12 comments:

  1. Fabulous card Chris, Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday.

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  2. I love when splotches cover schmears. I use that trick with my makeup, too!! In all serialness, I LOVE this card and yippie for me, I think I have that cool diagonal e/f so this can go directly in my to-CASE folder! Thank you, thank you!! Hugs, Darnell

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  3. So very pretty Chris! Love the textured background!

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  4. Love the look of this card! The embossed & splotched background is wonderful!

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  5. The smudges look great!! Love it all!!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Merry Monday.

    Deanne :)

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  6. CAS with lots of fab texture! Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches this week!

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  7. Such a lovely card! Love the snowflake. Glad you joined us this week at FMS!

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  8. Definitely like the stripes and the splotches!

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  9. I like the splotches! They may be meant to cover a mistake, but I think it looks like fresh snow falling over your winter wonderland! ;)

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  10. Splotches are a GREAT solution to a smudge boo-boo! I wanna touch that snowflake & ribbon combo :)

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