Saturday, March 20, 2010

Our Daily Bread Challenge #ODBDSLC6 & Crafty Sentiments Sketch Challenge #10

Happy Saturday!
Welcome to ODBD's Shining The Light Challenge #6. But first, thank you for participating in our Anniverary challenges & blog hop this past week!! We enjoyed viewing all your beautiful creations & celebrating ODBD's 2 yr anniversary with You.

This week the challenge team is challenging you to Think Spring and New Life- Since this is the first day of Spring, create something for spring using Spring colors, sentiments & images portraying New Life.

To make the challenge even more fun, a $15 gift certificate will be given to one lucky person for use at the Our Daily Bread Designs store!!

Play along & submit your entries by on the ODBD blog & by adding your submission to Mr. Linky by March 25, at 8 p.m. EST. If you upload your creations to Splitcoast Stampers or any other online gallery, please use the keyword is ODBDSLC6. When creating your posts on blogs please include a link to the challenge.

HERE is my Spring take;

CARD RECIPE:
Stamps: ODBD, He Is Risen
Paper: White & Yellowish CS
Ink: SU, Gold Leaf Pen
Accessories: Ribbons, Daisy Flatback Buttons, Spellbinders, Martha Stewart Punch, EK Success Punch, Cuttlebug EF
Techniques: dry embosing

Don't forget to check out the entire challenge team's inspiring creations. Here are the links to their fabulous work:
Chris, Christine, Francie, Natalie, Patter, Sabrina

Today is also the day for Crafty Sentiments Sketch Challenge #10, which also calls for keeping your project 'monochromatic':

Here is my take:

CARD RECIPE:
STAMPS: Crafty Sentiments
PAPER: Heavy Textured Cream CS & Brwon CS
INK: Brilliance Brown, Mavy Matchables
ACCESSORIES: Spellbinders, Bridal Flowers, BasicGrey Pearls
TECHNIQUE: Sponging

Come & see what the rest of the team created & play along with us at the Crafty Sentiments BLOG HERE: There is always a great prize up for grabs!! :)

Thanks for stopping by & Happy Creating!
America

16 comments:

Anneke klerks said...

Beautyful cards America!!!!

have a fine day

anneke

Lisa Jane said...

Two absoloutely gorgeous cards America . They are stunning. Love your take on our crafty sentiments sketch this week.Its beautiful
Lisa ;)

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi America,
Not only stunning but also inspirational. Beautiful work.
Hugs,
Fiona x

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

These are both gorgeous America!! I just love your springy creation with you use of dies, flowers and color combo!! Way to frame that verse!!

The second looks so elegant in the monochromatic colors and I love the cross!!

Have a great weekend!
hugs,
Chris

Becky said...

America you card is stunning. Love the daisys

Crystal said...

These are both totally GORGEOUS America!!!

Cindy Haffner said...

Hi America, both your cards are GORGEOUS!!

Grushe4ka said...

Wow! Those cards are so great! I love 'em!!!

Sabrina aka okimom2girlz said...

Well good morning sunshine!!!! America, your ODBD card is so gorgeous with those daisies.....I love it!!! And you second one...WOW..it just all flows..so stunning!!! Hugs and blessings and I hope everyone is feeling better ;D, Sabrina

ChristineCreations said...

What gorgeous daisies America! This just such a sweet and beautiful card. And beautiful job with the layout and the cross too!

Debbie said...

This cards are both stunning..

KathyJ (Wattle) said...

America these are both gorgeous girl!!! You have such a awesome style!!

annieb said...

America, great great cards. I so love the monochromatic one. Could you tell me the Cuddlebug EF title?
Please and thank you.

Nancy said...

Wow, America, your cards are beautiful! Love the cross card you did for the Crafty Sentiments sketch!

Joanne (jojot) said...

both are so beautiful....awesome work, as usual

Robin McK said...

These projects are so incredibly beautiful!!!