Saturday, July 5, 2014

4th of July VCMP - Day 2

I hope everyone had a fun and safe 4th of July. It's time to keep working on more VCMP challenges. The first challenge today is for the July Our Daily Bread Designs. The challenge is Things with Wings.

CASEd from Kanda
paper - scraps
fairy stamp - Lavinia Stamps
sentiment stamp - My Favorite Things
circle die cuts - Spellbinders
embossing folder - Sizzix
brads - from stash
Versafine and Colorbox inks

The 2nd challenge is by Cherie. Her challenge is to make a missing you card using at least one circle and two banners.

Doodlebug - day to day
stamp - The Stamps of Life
circle die cuts - Spellbinders
circle punch - McGill
embossing folder - Cuttlebug
Versafine ink

Onto the 3rd challenge. It's by Andrea. Her challenge is to make a masculine card using a vintage image. I don't really have any vintage image stamps, but I have some Project Life cards that are vintage. 

sketch - MFT sketch #175
paper - Becky Higgins Project Life - Vintage Travels
stamp - Paper Smooches
embossing folder - Darice
Versafine and Tim Holtz Distress inks

The 4th challenge is by Bobbi. Her challenge is to make a card using at least 3 different textures. On my card I used 2 different embossing folders, twine, and a paper button.

paper - Doodlebug - day to day
stamp - Lawn Fawn
embossing folders - Cuttlebug and Lifestyle Crafts
button punch - Marvy Uchida
twine - Divine Twine
Versafine ink

The 5th VCMP challenge is hosted by Marilyn. Her challenge is to make a card that shows a form of travel. I've never been in a hot air balloon before, but it's definitely on my wish list.

paper - Doodlebug - day to day and scraps
embossing folder - Stampin Up Sizzix
stamps - Hero Arts
sun die cuts - Lil Inker Designs
star punch - Fiskars
stitched rectangle die cut - Lil Inker Designs
Memento ink

The final challenge for day 2 of the VCMP is by Tami. Her challenge is to make a red, white, and blue Christmas card. 

sketch - OWH sketch #219
paper - Echo Park - Keepin Cozy
stamp - Hero Arts
circle die cuts - Spellbinders
embossing folder - Darice
Versafine ink

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  1. Awesome cards, love the bright second one. Cheery colors! Thanks for the inspiration!

  2. Wonderful cards, Kristie! I like the delicate look of the fairy one. Great colors and papers on the circle/banners card. Thanks for playing along!

  3. Thanks for playing along with my transportation challenge. I never thought about a hot air balloon. I've been to balloon rallies, but never been in one. The colors are great and I especially like the sentiment.

  4. All of your cards for the challenge are beautiful but my absolute favorite is the Fairy one!!

  5. Kristie - thanks for taking on my challenge. Your vintage card definitely fits it. i love all of the cards you have done for these challenges. Great work!

  6. Your cards are all wonderful. Thank you for participating in my RW&B Christmas challenge. You did a great job w/ it and the papers you used are lovely.

  7. You have done a great job answering the many challenges!! Thanks for taking the Texture Challenge!!!