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Monday, March 8, 2010

H{ippity} Hop Monday, Monday!

I know you've heard it before, but {ippity} is the reason for smiles on Mondays!  I LOVE THESE STAMPS!  I made this card for the IHHC13 challenge, which was to make a card for a boy.  I'm thinking since my son is 14 I'd try and make a teenager sort of card.  Isn't this My Mind's Eye 'quite contrary' paper yummy?!!!  I used an old technique challenge from Splitcoast, TLC183 Faux Dry Embossing here
From Unity Projects
Stamps: {ippity} Life's Little Moments, {ippity} Just Wanted to Say (I sell both of these stamp sets!)
C/S: My Mind's Eye 'quite contrary' (I sell this paper!) ; SU Chocolate Chip and Certainly Celery
Ink: Palette Burnt Umber (I sell this ink too!) ; SU Certainly Celery and Craft Whisper White
Accessories: Chocolate Chip Grosgrain Ribbon, Stamp-a-ma-jig

If you wish to purchase these stamp sets, the My Mind's Eye 'quite contrary' paper, and the Palette Burnt Umber ink, just click HERE to make a purchase from me...I have them in stock!  You will also get some free goodies in your order!  *wink*

Thanks for h{ippity} hopping by...I'm so honored to have you visit today!

21 comments:

misstreez said...

You've made a great guy's card for your son. I love the technique you used, good to see it in action again!

Gwen said...

Very cool card! I didn't know that was called faux dry embossing! Love how it turned out, a great guy card!

Debby/Darthy said...

This looks fantastic. What a terrific job you've done. Great card.

Lisa H. said...

what a beauty!

Jennine Chambers said...

I love what you did with the leaves/branch stamp!

Joan said...

Love this card - the faux dry embossing on those leaves is perfect.

Jodi C. said...

WOW!!! Jen this is an AWESOME card perfect for your son (I would think...but I don't know him, of course. Actually I wish I did....then we could be living in great area!!)LOVE the embossing!!!

Thanks so much for your very nice comments on my blog!!
{HUGZ}
Jodi

Susan Bouchard said...

Love how you did the embossing! Great card!

lynn said...

oh, my, i have to try this technique! thanks for the link-i've never seen this before! beautiful card, jen!

Kim Dellow said...

That is so fabulous! Love the faux embossing. Kim

Stephanie Zito said...

Oooh Jen!! Amazing card!!! I LOVE it! It's absolutely stunning! I have to try out that technique! Thanks for sharing and have a wonderful day!

Catherine said...

Holy cow, Jen! This is AMAZING and BEAUTIFUL!!!! I am drooling over how wonderful that technique turned out and am loving the PP and color combo on this! WOW!!!!!!!!!!! SUPER, FABULOUS, WOW!!!!!!! tfs!

♥ Audrey ♥ said...

Wow Jen, this card is fabulous! Luv the embossed background. Such gorgeous colours too.

Handmade Creations by Stephanie said...

Oh I love this Jen!!!

Elisabeth said...

Oh this is super lovely, the colors, the technique, the design....Love it all!

Rona said...

really pretty

Morissa Sweeney (SCS - stampinsweeney) said...

What a beautiful effect!!! Always wonderful cards, Jen!

Sheryl said...

Love what you did with this card!! That faux embossing is beautiful..love your use of stamps too on this one!!

Cath said...

Hey Jenny! Thanks for entering the Olympics of Stamping challenge in the Moxie Fab World! :)

Angie Blom said...

wow Jen. this card is amazing.. the faux embossing in wonderful. I am loving the papers and the design!!

Andrea said...

wowie! Love it!!!