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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Time to Meet at the Scrappers Corner

Hello Fellow Crafters and Followers...

A big Welcome to my new followers and crafty friends.

 Today Meet at the Scrappers Corner Challenge Blog is starting their new September #3 Monthly Card Challenge with the THEME: Pearls & Ribbon. You must showcase a My Besties by Sherri Baldy on your design.  It can be a digital image, stamp or 3D Deco image(like mine) and you can find them Here at her Etsy Shop.  Sherri Baldy/My Besties is the Sponsor of the Meet at the Scrappers Corner. I am so blessed to be a part of this very talented team of Ladies from all over the world.  I invite you to go by the Main Blog and check out all the creations by the Design Team and read the rules for entering which I have also placed below.

Conditions for entering this Challenge:

Now... It is time for me to share my designed card for this Challenge. I used the precious Millie Mae 3D Deco Sheet a My Besties image.  I decided to showcase her on an easel card with a shabby vintage look. I strategically placed my beautiful white pearls by Recollections.  And I strip of Black ribbon with sheer black ribbon polka dots on the edge on the bottom of my easel card. I added several fun embellishments: blue jean die cut Spellbinders heart and scallop heart behind it, dry clay shapes(corner,circle frame, butterflies) using Martha Stewart molds, miscellaneous paper embellishments by 3Birds,  Londonberry Design Paper, Spellbinder Nestabilities. Flowers from the 3D Millie Mae Sheet.  I scissor cut all the pieces even the flowers an gave them dimension with pop-dots. 



I don't like sharing about my physically down days but when I do have them they are a challenge. And  the month of August was a very difficult month for me health wise where I had an abundance of attacks from the debilitating Crohns disease along with extra tenderness with nerve damage on body where my legs have are beat with muscle spasms. It has been very difficult to walk far, stand or sit long.  Through all that I still consider myself blessed and I know it could be worse.  I love that God tickles my creativity to outsource my energies onto paper and cards.  So these days where I am bound to lay or recline I love to work on my homemade flowers, color my images/stamps and now cut these wonderful precious My Besties 3D Deco images when able. See below how this particular sheet comes...and they are all pre-colored(so beautifully). All you have to do is scissor cut and layer with pop-dots.
There is so much fun to be had with these precious Sherri Baldy's  images and especially now that I have been introduced to these 3D Decoupage Sheets and technique.  They are fun and tickle my creativity.  And as of *TODAY, Sept. 7th.* Sherri Baldy/My Besties still has 50% off  at her Etsy Store...that includes rubber stamps, digi's, 3D Deco sheets, her beautiful Dolls and More.  Be sure to enter the CODE: YOURSPECIAL50.



I would like to enter this card into the following Challenges where I am also a follower.
Crafts 4 Eternity #192 - Digital( My Besties digital image)
The Hobby Cutz#63 - Ribbon & Pearls
Sweet Pea Stampers - Use Lots of Layers
Sister Act #73- Anything Goes 
My Besties Friendship #5  - Autumn Colors (Plum and Forest Green)
My Besties Dutch - Easel Card
4 Krafty Girlz #26 - Anything Goes
Crafting at the weekend #5 - Anything Goes
Word Art Wednesday #148 - Anything Goes
Crafts Galore Encore#9 - Make a Card
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Please visit the 'Meet at the Scrapper Corner' Challenge Blog for rules and details. And to see the beautiful creations by the other Design Team Members.

Until next time this Shabby Chic Grannie is out. Be Blessed. Be Safe. Hugs




18 comments:

KarinsArtScrap said...

Antoinette this is gorgeous, love it.
Gr Karin

crafty-stamper said...

stunning easel card love the beautiful image and fabulous colouring,love all the texture and beautiful embellishments
Carol x

Wendy L said...

Gorgeous gorgeous card, love it, thanks for joining us at Hobbycutz, xxxxx

hester said...

Wow I love your card. Beautyful colors.
Love Hester

Erin Stephenson said...

What a lovely creation! Thanks for playing at Crafting at the Weekend! We hope to see you next challenge and good luck!

Pumpy said...

Love it, thanks for your visit and becoming a follower. xx

Hazel said...

Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for the Sweet Pea Stampers 'lots of layers' challenge - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

Kreatives von Andrea said...

What a such wonderful card,the design is so great

Thanks for join us at My Besties Friendship

Nice greetings from Andrea from Germany DT My Besties Friendship.

michele said...

Fabulous card :) Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

Christine Thomas said...

Wow absolutely stunning.
Chris x

Emilie said...

Love your card! It's absolutely stunning!
/Emilie

Beth F said...

Great Card. I love the colors and the image coloring. So glad creativity is a positive outlet for you!
Thank you for joining us at the Cards Galore Encore Make A Card!

Vigdis said...

A stunning card. Beautiful use of colouring :-)

Barb Ghig said...

How sweet you are to stop by my blog to leave such lovely comments on my creations...thank you so much!

I am so sorry your health has been poor. I am sending prayers your way that things will improve for you quickly!

What a gorgeous card you've created! I love all of your special touches and the vintage feel is just beautiful! Love your carefully placed elements and how you have framed everything out with that sweet polka dot paper! I can't wait to see more from you :)

Cely said...

this is so gorge! beautiful coloring too! :) and thanks for the blog love!

Hilde Johansen said...

Nydelig kort! så mye inspirasjon! er helt ny og dette er siste stoppet i bloghop-runden!
Håper jeg har gjort det riktig! Kommer helt sikker tilbake hit som de andre bloggene! :D
klem

Gail said...

Antoinette- this is a very lovely creation - I love all of your detail!

I want to say thank you for stopping by my blog and informing me of HIMCR win - I received an email from another friend as well and responded to the win - it sure was a blessing for you to leave the message on my blog- I cannot believe I got that huge prize - thank you so much - have a blessed day! Gail PS Thanks for following me!

Sandra said...

Last stop on the bloghop :) FANTASTIC card! Thank you for your inspiration!
Hugs, Sandra