Friday, May 01, 2015

ODBD New May Release, DT News

Welcome back Crafty Friends!  I have some very exciting NEWS to share with you today... I was lucky enough to be invited back to join the DT at Our Daily Bread Designs!
Our Daily Bread designs
A few years back, I was actually a Member of the ODBD Challenge DT and was also a Guest DT, so it's a great thrill to return to this fabulous company. To start, I'm showcasing my first 2 cards using ODBD's New May Release Stamp Sets for my part of the Hop

First up, is my "Spread Your Wings and Fly" card...
CARD RECIPE
ODBD Stamps;  ODBD SPREAD YOUR WINGS - H608
SPREAD YOUR WINGS - H608
BIRDS & NEST DIES - CSBD100    VINTAGE FLOURISH PATTERN DIES - CSBD56     VINTAGE LABEL DIES - CSBD55
Designer Papers; ODBD "Shabby Rose" Collection
Accessories: ODBD Birds and Nest Dies, ODBD Vintage Flourish Pattern Dies and Vintage Label Dies; Creative Expressions EF by Sue Wilson called "Knotted Trellis"; Adhesive Flourish Rose Pearls, Large Pearl Brad White Satin Ribbons
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My Next card is called; "The Lord's Prayer"... 
If you look closely, you will notice the Tulle covering the background panel (cut with the lovely Vintage Flourish Pattern Background Die).   
The fancy card base is hinged. For a fabulous Tutorial on this technique, check out this easy to follow YouTube Video by Christina
Stamps - Our Daily Bread Designs Lord's Prayer Script, ODBD Custom Dies: Vintage Flourish Pattern
CARD RECIPE
A fairly simple Card to show off the Script.  really, the lovely dies do most of the work; 
ODBD Stamps used; LORD'S PRAYER SCRIPT - H588
LORD'S PRAYER SCRIPT - H588
ODBD Dies used; VINTAGE FLOURISH PATTERN DIES - CSBD56
VINTAGE FLOURISH PATTERN DIES - CSBD56
Other Dies Used (front panel to hold script) Spellbinders Labels Thirty-One

ODBD Designer Papers: "Shabby Rose" Collection
Accessories: ODBD Vintage Flourish Pattern Dies, Spellbinders Labels Thirty One die (for sentiment Panel), Tulle Fabric (for covered background panel), White Satin Ribbon, Vintage Bling Button, mini Rhinestones
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Have you seen the FULL  The ODBD May Release release? If not, check it out HERE!  Here is the fabulous Blog-Hop Prize Information:
3 randomly selected winners will each receive a $25 gift certificate to the ODBD Store, to be used toward the purchase of ODBD Stamps found in the "stamps column" of the website just for commenting on the Design Team cards!  You have until May 2, 2015 at 9:00 p.m. EDT to leave your comments on the DT Blogs for a chance to win!  The Winners will be posted on the ODBD Blog on May 3rd, so be sure to check to see if you won!

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To continue on this ODBD BLOG-HOP,  be sure to stop by the following DT Member's Blogs for fabulous inspiration and your chance to WIN!  If you arrived here from Cathy's Blog, then you are in the right  place!  If not, please pop back to ODBD and start there to not miss your chance to win!  The ODBD Blog has all the Hop Details.

Lori * Julie * Sandee * Dawn  *Amy * Cathy *  America (that's me!)  * Chris *
* Angie * Audrey * Sabrina *GraceSilke * Loretta * Lisa * Wanda  * ODBD Blog  
From here, you'll want to continue on to fabulous Chris's Blog
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I'd also like to enter these cards into the following fun challenges:
4 Crafty Chicks - Anything Goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge - Things With Wings + A Sentiment
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
Crafty Ribbons - Anything Goes With Ribbon 
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Scrap & Craft Challenge - Ribbon Or Twine 
Southern Girls - Get Wordy (include words, sentiments, quotes, journaling)
Sugar and Betty's Blog - anything goes/layers
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
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Thank you for stopping by today! I so LOVE hearing from you! :)
America

59 comments:

Becky said...

Both are stunning America! And congratulations on returning to ODB..

Dawn said...

Great to have you back, America!! Beautiful samples for this release!! Love the tulle addition!

Nancy said...

Gorgeous cards! I love the soft and subtle colors and all the texture!

Amarilys said...

Beautiful examples America! Love how you used the delicate die in the second card to make its base! I'm so glad to be designing for ODBD with you!

wannabcre8tive said...

Your cards are beautiful!!! You have showcased the new dies and stamps wonderfully. I am loving the new little birds and it is fun to see what everyone has done with them.

Congrats on being back on the design team. I have always loved your work every since I saw your cards on SCS many years ago and I follow your blog.

KarinsArtScrap said...

wow gorgeous card and dies fab design America
Gr Karin

Lorraine said...

Beautiful work. I can see why you were invited back. Congratulations!

Leanne said...

Beautiful cards!

Pattie J. said...

Welcome back. love your creations. especially the Lord's prayer. soft an comforting.

scrAPpamondo said...

Fabulous both cards!! My preferred is the firts one, it's stunning!!

Sabrina said...

What gorgeous, rich, luxurious looking cards - the way you use ribbon is beautiful. And the filigree panel with tulle looks amazing!

Sandee Shanabrough said...

So happy to have you back on the team America!! And your cards are STUNNING!!!

Angella D. Crockett said...

Welcome home, America!!! So awesome that you're back in the Breadbasket!!! Both of your cards are super gorgeous!!!! Can't wait to see more!! HUGS!!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Welcome back, dear friend!! Glad to have you back as a fellow breadstick!! Your work is always gorgeous and these are not exception!! I love the first with the embossed background and your beautifully colored birds in such an elegant layout and the second framing and details of the 23rd Psalm!! Stunning work!
hugs,
Chris

flowergirl said...

beautiful cards!!

Grace said...

Oh America... I'm so happy to see you back in the bread basket! I am a huge admirer of your cards and these are a great way to start!!! Just beautiful! I can only imagine how beautiful that tulle must in IRL and your layering is so pretty! I love how you embellished the top card with the gorgeous pearls and ribbon! Wowzers gf!!!
hugs,
Grace

Jo4Him said...

Both cards are lovely; great details. Thanks for sharing

Tricia Ann said...

Wow, I LOVE your first card. It is the berries! The colors, shapes and embellishments are perfect the way you pulled it all together. Your Lord's Prayer card is a classic and is just what it is meant to be. Lovely work, America.

downrightcrafty said...

Gorgeous my friend, both stunning, and can understand why they asked you back, congratulations
Hugs Kate xx

Wanda Cullen said...

Wow, your cards are both incredibly gorgeous! Love the textured backgrounds on both and really love the ivory and aqua colors on the first! Welcome back to the breadbasket! Look forward to seeing your designs!

Donna Whitten said...

Lovely cards! Thanks for sharing.

Heidi Stamps said...

Lovely cards! TFS!

Berina RGA said...

beautiful cards... lovely... thanks for sharing them with us...

Becky said...

Welcome, America, to the ODBD Design Team. Beautiful creations with so much detail.

Sheila said...

Such a rich looking card!!

Saints Rule! said...

Love both of your projects America! Those sweet blue birds are just darling and those delightful textures on your second card... fabulous! Welcome back! Thrilled to be working with you!

Audrey Ann said...

America - what stunning creations!! I fell in love with your first card immediately - with the texture, beautiful papers and those adorable birds! I love how you weaved the ribbon under the nest and all the fun pearl flourishes - so pretty. Your second card is breathtaking! The hinge design, the soft whites and gems show off the Lords Prayer beautifully!
Hugs and Blessing,
Audrey

Roseanna C said...

your Lord's prayer card is stunning,

Graciellie Design said...

Your cards are so elegant America! Love how you used the dies and the delicate design! I'm so glad you have joined us to share your talent and gorgeous creations. Thanks for the inspiration. Hugs, Gracie.

Heather said...

Oh, so beautiful!! Love the yummy bows on both!

Kathy Krug said...

Love how you framed the Lord's Prayer card.

Linda Carson said...

Love these soft, elegant beauties America! Such luscious details too!

Diane said...

Very pretty cards. Love how you colored the birds with the nest. Excellent designs.

Theresa said...

Beautiful designs...so creative ! Great use of the dies.

merrymstamper said...

The embossing the first card is gorgeous! Your cards are beautiful!

Sue D said...

Elegant and gorgeous cards!

Dorothy S said...

Hi and welcome! Your cards are stunning - the combination of textures is wonderful. (You may remember me as etsdas on SplitCoast!)

Tammy Pope said...

Welcome back to the design team for this wonderful company! Your cards are beautiful.

Laurie B. said...

Beautiful cards! Lovely colors and texture on the first card, love the tulle on the second card.

Cathymac said...

WOW, America…both cards are gorgeous! Love all the texture, layers, and the elegant designs of both! Welcome back to the Breadbasket…looking forward to more beauties! Hugs!

Jean Bullock said...

Gorgeous card. My favorite is the Lord's prayer card. Well done.

Regena said...

Gorgeous cards..Love the one with the Lords prayer

McCrafty's Cards said...

These is gorgeous I like your design, Thank you for playing along with us at Scrap & Craft, Good Luck Kevin xx
http://mccraftys-cards.blogspot.co.uk/

Silke Ledlow said...

Hi Teamie...so awesome to have you are back! Your cards are so gorgeous...perfect details and I love the simplicity as well! Can't wait to see more!!! Hugs ~S~

E. Marie said...

Congratulations on being back. Your cards are so lovely.

Loretta Lock said...

America, these creations of yours are stunning! I love the pearlized and embossed background of your first card.

Karen Hasheck said...

Fabulous cards! Thanks for sharing ​it​ with us at Through the Craft Room Door. Hope to see you again soon and good luck in the prize draw!

http://karenskreativekards.blogspot.co​​m/

Michelle said...

Thanks for playing with us at Craft your Passion.
Hope we see you again and good luck.
xxx Michelle (DT)

Kelley Holland said...

America, thanks for joining us on the team! Both your cards are fantastic!! Such beautiful layers on your cards!!

Ann said...

wow amazing cards. Thank you for sharing it with us at Aud Sentiments and good luck in our prize draw. Ann xxx

Tina Henderson said...

This is just adorable! I love the colors! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week,
Tina - DT

Sabrina Jackson said...

America, girl, welcome back to the bread basket! I have always loved your simply elegant cards and am absolutely loving these two beauties right here! Hugs and blessings, Sabrina

Clare said...

Beautiful work, America!

Julie said...

I can't add to what everyone else has said except to say Stunning!!!!! thank you for sharing it with the Southern Girls this time. Good luck with the challenge,Julie.x

NanaConnie said...

Spectacular card, AMerica! I love the swirly pearl embellies. :-D Thank you so much for playing in our "Things with Wings" challenge this fortnight. Good luck in the draw and I hope you'll play again soon.
NanaConnie DT

Naz Smith said...

Lovely project hun. Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion challenge.
http://craftyourpassionchallenges.blogspot.com.au/
Naz xxx

Julie- justwritedesigns said...

Both are beautiful, America! Welcome back! Such beautiful layouts and I love all the gems and trinkets.

Jan Ltc said...

This is gorgeous thanks for joining us at NJC xx Jan

Lynsey said...

This is a wonderful card! Thanks for joining in with the Crafty Ribbons Challenge this time!
Hugs Lynsey x