Thursday, July 23, 2009

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Clean & Simple FTL #51: hi

Happy Thursday! Goodness, I felt like I haven't talked to y'all forever!! This summer is flying by so fast, I can't bear to think of it! I've been running around like crazy...and reading...and I've hardly stamped!

Trying to get my mojo back, so I played with the Clean & Simple blog's FTL #51 and a color combination from SU Demonstrator website. I mounted some new stamps today, including this fabulous star from Seeing Stars, and can't wait to play with it more.

Do you see that "hi"?! It's made with the new SU Alphabet Simple Letters Bigz Die, I **heart** it bigtime!! I adhered the Ballet Blue cardstock to some plain chipboard, then ran it through the die. It looks so thick and yummy!

AND, what about that fabby woodgrain stamp?!! Yay! Thanks for listening to us SU! I'm pretty sure I'm going to wear that one out! lol!

Remember to come back Friday as we kick off the new SU Catty Cruise Blog Hop!! Our posts will be up at 9 pm CST and you don't want to miss it! There will be 12 fabulous stops on the blog hop, all featuring new and different products from the Stampin' Up! catalog!! The artists/bloggers include:

• Angie Tieman, Schwooo

• Becky Roberts, Inking Idaho

• Brooke Stockman, Designs by Brooke

• Connie Collins, Constantly Stamping

• Vicki Burdick, It's a Stamp Thing

• LeAnne Pugliese, Wee Inklings

• LeeAnn Greff, Flowerbug's Inkspot

• Linda Heller, Where the Rubber Hits the Road

• Linda McClain, LMac's Catered Crop

• Lynn Weiss, L W Designs

• Nancy Riley, iSTAMP

• Tracy Harp, Inky Doodles

See you tomorrow! Thanks for stopping by! Hugs and happy stamping!

Stamps: Seeing Stars, Perfect Chemistry, Woodgrain.
Cardstock: Ballet Blue, Pumpkin Pie, Crushed Curry, The Write Stuff Specialty DSP.
Ink: Pumpkin Pie, Crushed Curry; Chocolate Chip marker.
Accessories: Big Shot, Alphabet Simple Letters Bigz Die, Top Note Die, Large Star Punch, Linen Thread, Dimensionals.


Kay Kalthoff said...

I love your card, Angie!! The wood grain background is on my wish list . . . unfortunatley my wish list is way too long!! See you on the blog hop!

MEL said...

Cool card! I agree with you those letters are fabulous. You're right summer is just flying by. I wish it would slow down a bit. The one thing that I do look forward to when summer break comes to and end is fall. It's my favorite season...I love everything about it. :)

claudia shadler said...

Angie! this card is so fun, the colors go so well! I luv your use of the big letters, I am not brave enough to work with them! But you manage to do so so well! hehe!

Clouds :D

Nancy Riley said...

Such a fun, bright, happy card!

Hope you're having lots of luck with your Catty Cruise projects tonight!

Jen said...

i've been away from the computer for a few weeks...girl you've got it goin' on! love this color combination-great job! i just got that new simple alphabet too..LOVE!! love the card!

Cindy Major said...

I cannot wait to get one of those Woodgrain bg stamp for myself!

Love the color combo - it's really bright and cheery!

I am looking forward to seeing your Cruise project!

Have a great weekend,

Heather P. said...

Wowza! This card totally rocks!

sherri barron said...

Adorable! You make me want that alphabet die.

Winter said...

Very cute! I love the woodgrain and the blue really makes it pop!

Unknown said...

Ohhhhh, I sooo love that woodgrain and those letter dies! very cute card!

Anthonette said...

Oh...nice! I had never noticed that alphabet die. Great color combo.

Silli said...

wow, the colorscombo is perfect! Love the card...;-)

Kristin Moore said...

Awesome color combo... and thanks for making me notice this great sketch! I would love to try it!

Natasha said...

Totally gorgeous!