Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Taylored Expressions Blast from the Past Blog Hop July 2011


Hello Everyone, Welcome to the Taylored Expressions Blast from the Past Blog Hop!  The last two months I was unable to hop, out of town at just the right time each month, so I am happy to be back hopping again.  This month's theme is "Sending you Sunshine," so here is my attempt at what I think of in summer sunshine!

Sankari provided us with a great sketch:


I based my card on this sketch, but ended up tweaking it a little to work better for my card.

Sending You Sunshine
I just love ice cream in the summer (actually all year long, but we're supposed to be thinking about summer today!) :).

Stamps:  Sprinkled with Love, It's a Banner Day 2 (TE)
Ink:  Tuxedo Black (Memento), Hawaiian Shores (PTI)
Cardstock:  Hawaiian Shores, Stamper's Select White (PTI)
Patterned Paper:  Bitty Dots (PTI), Summer Days (Echo Park)
Accessories:  Chunky glitter (Doodlebug), Cricut, Copic Markers

My girls are off for the summer and played along as well:

Here is my daughter K's card:
Happy Birthday
Stamps:  Sweet Treats (TE)
Ink:  Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Cardstock:  Plum Pudding, Stamper's Select White (PTI)
Patterned Paper:  Bitty Dots (PTI), American Girl
Accessories:  Copic Markers

And my daughter J's card:
Life is Good!
She got this set for Christmas and just loves it!
Stamps:  Cuppie Beach Bum (TE)
Ink:  Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Cardstock:  Aqua Mist, Stamper's Select White (PTI)
Accessories:  Prima flowers, buttons (PTI), Copic Markers

Now, here are the rest of the hoppers:




Have a great time checking out everyone's wonderful creations! Thanks for stopping by today, and I hope you have a "Sunshine-y" Day! :)

Chris

10 comments:

  1. Love all your cards! Looks as though you have 2 budding artists in the making; glad they played along too!

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  2. How fun are those sparkly ice cream scoops! And so sweet that your daughters wanted to play along too. I love how their cards turned out - you must be very proud!

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  3. OOOOH! These are all AMAZING! LOVE the sparkly ice cream!!!

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  4. These are really fabulous cards!! Your daughters are VERY talented!

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  5. Fun cards by all!! Nice work girls!

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  6. Great cards!!! Love the sparkle and colors onyour card! Love that your daughters made cards, too!! They did a great job!

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  7. Such sweet cards! They all just scream summertime fun :)

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  8. Fabulous set of cards! Love the SWEET images, the colors... just perfect for summer!

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  9. Great card, I love all the sparkle! And your girls definately have your creative genes, their cards are beautiful too!

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