Sunday, November 24, 2013

Sketch it with Eight

After working on a flurry of Design Team creations last week - I'm finally able to do some 'just because I want to' stamping for a couple of my favorite challenges! I make Hanukkah cards for the doctors I work for each year and this set called 8 Happy Nights by Cas-ual Fridays Stamps is just perfect for this holiday!
Cas-ual Fridays challenge - Create with 8
and just for good measure - here's another card I made using the same stamp set - I drew a frame around the edge using a silver pen.
 Well - I have to go check the pumpkin pie I'm baking for Thanksgiving -  we're all snuggled down in our house tonight - the wind is howling and it's about 22 degrees F.   We MAY get a little snow Wednesday night - hopefully nothing that will interfere with us driving to my sister's house on Thursday (1 hour away) for Thanksgiving dinner!

Happy Hanukkah
Stamps:  8 Happy Nights - Cas-ual Fridays stamps
Paper:  White - PTI
Ink:  Memento - Cantaloupe and Bahama Blue

8 Hapy Nights
Stamps:  8 Happy Nights - Cas-ual Friday Stamps
Paper:  white - PTI
Ink:  Memento - Cantaloupe and Bahama Blue
Accessories:  silver pen - UniBall Gel


13 comments:

SmilynStef said...

Absolutely fantastic designs ... love them both.

Annette Allen said...

wow these are amazing.. love your take on the sketch.. so pretty

Mona Pendleton said...

Very pretty cards Julia! Hope you have a Happy Thanksgiving!

~amy~ said...

Awesome way to tackle that challenge Julia!

I bet your house smelled delish with your pie!

Pauline said...

Great stamping Julia, how do you line everything so perfectly?! A great card for this celebration.

Leigh Penner said...

Great take on the sketch!

Sharli Schaitberger said...

Love the way you created a menorah! What a wonderful card!! Hugs!

donna mikasa said...

So clever to use a menorah, Julia! Great design on both cards!

maria f. said...

What a a great card - and how perfect for the challenge.

Alice Wertz said...

such neat designs! fabulous cards, Julia! thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays!

Joni nina Andaya said...

Beautiful!

Jocelyn Olson said...

Beautiful cards, Julia! The stamping is PERFECT! Great colors--they both look so crisp. Thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays!

Wida said...

I love just because cards for fun! it shows that you were happy making these because the stamping is perfect! thanks for playing CFC!

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