Tuesday, September 27, 2016

SHOPPING OUR STASH #271 - Apple for Teacher



Hello and welcome crafty peeps! This week at SHOPPING OUR STASH, we want you to make a Teacher Appreciation card, OR use fruits or veggies on your card or project. Because, that's how we roll! LOL! Here's the card I came up with:


here's the inside:

I knew I was going to use that sentiment, but needed a bunch of grapes to complete the image I had in my head for my card. Enter free clip art on the Google! That grape bunch is free clip art that I printed on the kraft panel, then colored using Prisma Color pencils. I used a white Gelly Roll pen for the highlights. I stamped the sentiment then doodled around it and the grapes. I know it looks wonky. but I wasn't going to re-do it, and, that's how I roll! LOL!

I hope you get a chance to play along this week at Shopping Our Stash! For more inspiration, please visit my teammies and our Guest Designer, Jennifer, and leave them some bloggy love! Just a reminder, if you are interested in being our guest designer for October, simply leave a "DT" after your name when you link up. Thanks for visiting, and I hope you have a great day!


Supplies:
Stamps: Riley & Co. - RWD-223; Avery Elle - cheers
Ink: Memento - Tuxedo Black
CS: Darice; Bazzill
Accessories: Prisma Color pencils; free grapes clip art; computer & printer; black Sharpie fine tip marker; MISTI; GC; Simon Says Stamp - Frames dies
Adhesives: SA by 3L - tape runner; Scotch - scrapbooker's glue


8 comments:

  1. Cute, not wonky! I really like the border... drawn? Hey, fermented grapes and distilled potatoes count as dinner while it's election season! (What tastes better when watching debates???)

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    1. Yep... read again: you doodled that border. Just right.

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  2. Chris, as soon as I saw this card and read the sentiment, I just laugh!! what a fabulous way to drink your daily rations of fruits!!! Love it and, before I read how you did it, I thought the grapes, which look absolutely gorgeous, and the border around the images were stamped, love, love the wonkyness of this lines you drew, just fabulous.
    I agree, I had some fermented hops last night with my hubby while watching the debate, I think this says enough!!! LOL!!
    XO
    Maria.

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  3. Love it! Great sentiment and you did an amazing job with that clip art bunch of grapes. Fabulous coloring with the prismas. Love the kraft background. And I think your wonky framework is the perfect touch. :D

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  4. As always a fabulous card!!! great doodling I would never attempt it myself. Love the sentiment.

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  5. Totally love that sentiment! Got me laughing. Pretty grapes and cool doodle frame - fun!

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  6. How fun this is!! I love the sentiment and wonky lines are one of my favorites things!! Great idea to check for the clip art, your coloring is fabulous!!

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  7. i just LOVE every single thing about this. that is all! :) :) :)

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