Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Food for the Soul

Today I decided to ink up one of my new Kraftin' Kimmie stamps, Lucy!

She has GOT to be my favorite Kimmie stamp ever. I am something of a bookworm myself so this stamp SCREAMED to come home to me:) I didn't have anything particular in mind when I set to making this card, I just started coloring and thought I'd hop on over to the Kraftin' Kimmies Blog and see what their weekly challenge was. This week, we're supposed to use SPRING colors so I picked out these papers from the Report Card collection by October Afternoon and started putting this together:) The little tabs on the stamped image are new dies from Verve called Charming Oval!  The die I used is the middle sized oval. I think this card is actually going to make it in the mailbox! I made this for a special friend and have made a deal with myself to send cards out more often, just because:)

Thanks for stopping by today!

Stamps: Lucy (Kraftin Kimmie Stamps)
Ink: Tuxedo Black, Rich Cocoa (Memento), Copics
Paper: Vintage Cream, Summer Sunrise (PTI), Report Card (OA)
Accessories: Charming Oval dies (Verve), flourish edge punch (EK Success), square Nestabilities (Spellbinders), pearls (Kaiser), buttons (PTI), twine (The Twinery), lace (manf unk)


♥ Kristy Young ♥ said...

OMG this is the coolest stamp!! She should be the chic lits mascot heheh. Perfect gorgeous card hun.
Kristy xoxo

Giffysk8s said...

I so totally love her! Did the sentiment come with her? Love what you did with her!

Giffysk8s said...

Rick says, "Thanks again, Amber!" LOL After I saw this card, I had to go order the stamp. Somehow a few more were added into my cart. Your cute card just cost me $45! :D

Lisa H. said...

such a cutie and those tabs are my fave part....great accent.

Dawn Easton said...

eek! I LOVE HER! Never saw this one before! ACK! Where have I been hiding! This is so much like my daughter....sitting in the corner in her room reading! I need it!
LOVE what you have done here too! Your colouring rocks! Such a fun design too!!!

Tasha said...

Super cute card Amber, i love this image she looks so sassy with the OA papers
love tasha xx

Christy Lynn said...

LOL at Vicki and her hubby...probably a good thing for you that Lee never realized how many things I bought because of you! Love you, lady!

Sparkle said...

This is just darling!

Danni said...

Love this card!! This image is on my wishlist too--it's just too awesome!
Awesome job!

Jessie/knightrone said...

This is fabulous!! Love it!!

Jess-The Whimsical Butterfly said...

LOVE this so much! Not only do I LOVE KK images but I really love your coloring so this is a match made in heaven! My 11 year old LOVES To read-too-how did I miss this one???

cdm317 said...

Congrats on the KK challenge win! What an awesome card!

Anonymous said...

Your means of describing the whole thing in this article is truly nice, all be
able to without difficulty know it, Thanks a lot.

My website :: free to air hd

Anonymous said...

Hello, I think your blog might be having browser compatibility issues.

When I look at your blog in Ie, it looks fine but
when opening in Internet Explorer, it has some overlapping.
I just wanted to give you a quick heads up!
Other then that, terrific blog!

my web blog openbox s9 hd pvr fta satellite receiver

Anonymous said...

http://hermesbags.citationguide.net 99631 904763louis vuitton watches prices for women louis vuitton insolite wallet ebay hermes belt authenticity guide hermes bags replica handbags

Anonymous said...

Hi there, You have done an excellent job. I will definitely digg it and personally suggest to my
friends. I'm confident they'll be benefited from this website.

My blog post: number of channels on sky