Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Creeping By to Say Hi



A new sketch challenge is up over at Skipping Stones Design -- hope you'll join in the fun!

My sample features a set called Halloweenie, on sale all month long for $12.49! Both the creepy spider image (um, arachnophobe here! :shivers:) and the sentiment are from Halloweenie. I isolated just the word "hi" for the star accent and also stamped the full sentiment repeatedly on the scalloped strip. The spider is stamped onto a text print. The papers are all from My Mind's Eye's Mischievous collection.


Here's what we're playing with this week:


And here's a look at Halloweenie (love the "BOO" poem!):




For lots of fabulous sketch interpretations, visit the Skipping Stones Design site, where you'll find samples galore, from this month's rock-star guests and from the uber-amazing SSD design team! I've seen some of the samples already, and they are amazingly creative!

Thanks for visiting!




Stamps: Halloweenie (Skipping Stones Design) 
Paper: Papertrey Kraft, My Mind's Eye Mischievous 
Ink: Versafine Onyx Black, Ranger Pumice Stone Distress 
Accessories: Stampin' Up circle and star punches, My Favorite Things Simply Scallops Medium Die-namics, papertrey twine and button, paper piercer/needle/thread, foam adhesive, distressing tool 
Size: 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"

14 comments:

  1. Love your creepy Halloweenie design Amy ;)
    Hopefully I'll have chance to play with the sketch later!
    Thanks for the inspiration, Rx

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  2. Amy, I love, love, LOVE this card! It is just a fabulous combination of color and texture and things that make me smile!

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  3. Not your usual "cartoony" card! This is terrific! Love your stitching!

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  4. Fantastic sketch and gorgeous card. I love the way you play with stamps!!!!

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  5. Loving your sketches Amy and love the way you stamped the sentiment over and over...very cute card.

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  6. What a fantastic creepy card! That spider makes me shudder, I dont think I could have even stamped it I am that bad!!

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  7. Oh this is great! Love the sketch too! Fabulous Halloween card

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  8. A great "creepy" card! I love the spider. I don't think I've ever seen a granddaddy longleg spider as a stamp. Even though they are harmless, they make my skin crawl! Ewwwww!

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  9. Love the look of this Halloween card- lots of awesome details, but still a clean look....You always amaze me girl!! tfs:)

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  10. very creepy card, the stitching is perfect and neat sketch!

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  11. I LOVE this. I love that you stopped a straight stitch and turned it into zigzag....nice touch. The scalloped border really sets it off too. Thanks so much for all of your fabulous sketches. I hate to see them end. Thanks Amy!!!

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  12. Thanks for another great sketch! Love your card- it perfectly spooky and fabulous!

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