Saturday, April 17, 2010

It's a Recycling Challenge at Our Daily Bread Designs!

Hello &welcome to Saturday! It's time for another Shining The Light Challenge at Our Daily Bread Designs. Our Challenge Team is challenging you to use recycled products on your creations for this weeks challenge #ODBDSLC10.

Play along on our challenge for your chance to win a $15 gift certificate to use towards ODBD stamps. Entries must be entered by Thursday night at 8 p.m. for a chance to win. Using Our Daily Bread Designs stamps is NOT required, but we love to see them if you have them! Please use the keyword ODBDSLC10 when uploading to any online galleries and link your creation to Mr. Linky on ODBD so that we may find your work easier. :)

Here are my two RECYCLING creations. I used the 12x12 Cardboard piece from a DP Stack Package.  For the first card, I followed this week's sketch at SCS, #SC276;

Card Recipe:
Stamps: ODBD, Mom
Paper: Cardboard, SU Pinks &White CS
Ink: Brown StazOn, Brown Brilliance Dye, Marvy LePlume Markers & Glitter Gel Markers
Accessories: Basic Grey Pearls, Ribbon, Scor-Pal
Technique: Scoring, Sponging

I followed this week's Midnight Madness Sketch #MMSC49, on my second card. 

Card Recipe:
Stamps: ODBD, MomVine Borders
Paper: Cardboard, Vellum, White CS, Pink Marble CS
INK: Brown StazOn, Pink Dye (for inking edges)
Accessories: Cuttlebug Embossing Folder, Martha Stewart Corner & border Punches, Ribbons, Basic Grey Pearls
Technique: Dry Embossing

For more Recycling inspiration, visit my fabulous ODBD Challenge Team Mates:

Thanks for Looking & Happy Creating!


Crystal said...

Absolutely GORGEOUS America, WOW sweetie you sure did rock these sketches!!!! LOVE your creations today girl!!! Hugs!

Priscilla said...

Good Morning America :) Love your card this week. That boarder punch is soooooooo pretty. Great take on the sketch and those pearl really add so much to the card. Just Gorgeous :) Thank you so much for playing the Midnight Madness sketch challenge this week. You bring such style to our players list.
MMSC Hostess

Silke Ledlow said...

These are two absolute BEAUTIES GF!!! Perfect take on the challenges!!! Hugs ~S~

Cindy Haffner said...

America your cards are incredible!!

Sabrina aka okimom2girlz said...

Gorgeous cards girl, sorry I left you oof of my post, we thought you were not playing this week ;D. I just added you :D. Both cars are over the top stunning. Hugs and blessings, Sabrina

Sandee said...

Oh America, these are both astoundingly gorgeous!!!!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Hi America! These are gorgeous! Great take on the sketches and Recycling challenge. I have been trying to reach you, please call or email me.


Lisa Jane said...

Two beautiful cards America. I love to try and recycle ... its great what you can do when you think about it
Lisa ;)

Grace said...

Wowza America!!! These are gorgeous! I'm loving the colors on the first one! The texture is perfect! Awesome job with the MMS too!!! Sent you an email... big thanks to you for the sweet RAK you sent me this week!!! Can't thank you enough gf!!! Hope all is well!?!

ChristineCreations said...

GASP! America! Such gorgeous cards. I love your ribbon over the different layers on the first and the richness and layering - and color!

Love the dainty-ness to the second. Both beautiful girl!

designsfromwithinbycharlotte said...

America, this is one beautiful creation for the MMSC, love everything about it. Your colors are soft and gentle, your verse is beautiful. WELL DONE! Thank you for playing along with us each week.

Carol said...

"America the Beautiful" is your new That's just what happened to popped into my head while viewing your incredible cards. You are so gifted and extremely talented. Thank you for playing along with us at the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge this week. It is always a treat to come to your blog and see your fabulous creations.

Bear Hugs,
Carol :o}
Midnight Madness Design Team

Danni said...

You are such an inspiration!! Just gorgeous creations..gorgeous!

Francie G. said...

Wow! Two gorgeous creations, America!

Lovely Linda said...

Hi America - this is just gorgeous, I love the was you have used the sketch, your border punch is gorgeous and love those pearls! Your layering is always fabulous - I love your style America - hey...I will have a cheesecake ready when you come to visit! LOL! Thanks for playing along with us at the Midnight Madness sketch challenge this week, we love to see your cards and would love to see you again next week! (((Hugs))]
Linda MMSC Design Team

KathyJ (Wattle) said...

WOW!!! America, both of these are absolutely GORGEOUS!!!

Karen W said...

Wow I love both cards, they are just gorgeous!! Those new sets are so perfect for so many things and of course they are always such a joy to work with.

Patter Cross said...

Both of these are just stunning, and I love the dimension! Gorgeous creations girl! Have a blessed day!

Denise @ kc242 said...

Wow Stunning cards. Love the sentiments on both of these wonderful cards. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Midnight Madness!
Midnight Madness DT

Joanne (jojot) said...

so very every detail....especially love the warmth of the main panel on the first card

Corie said...

WOW -- both of these are absolutely GORGEOUS!!!

Yvonne Hagane said...

Fantastic cards, America!! I just so love the colors on the first one - absoutley breathtaking! Also love the softness of the second... so very beautiful!!

KathyJ (Wattle) said...

CONGRATULATIONS on winning the MMSC this week!!! You so deserve it - your work is always amazing!!! :)

Faye said...

Your cards are divine, just lovely. Thanks for playing at Charisma. x

Juls said...

these are just so elegant and gorgeous! Love them! Hugs Juls

Tasha said...

Wow both of these are sensational, they are so gorgeous and elegant
Thank you for joining us at Charisma Cardz
love tasha xx

Atif said...

these are absolutely amazing cards.

Plastic Card