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9.28.2009

Happiness


How was your weekend, Bleeps? Mine was good. I relaxed and got a chance to go to the party I mentioned earlier. I was finishing up my card for 2 Sketches 4 You challenge and realized the party had started! So, I had to rush to find an outfit (my original outfit idea was scratched because of the rain and cool air). However, I am glad I got a chance to finish my 2S4Y card because it was selected as the Card of the Week! I'm so excited about that because you know how I feel about sketches; they are a serious challenge for me! This time; however, I did not feel constrained, so perhaps that is why it turned out well in the end.

I'm back today with a card inspired by the Loonie Stampers Challenge. To find more about the challenges, visit Charlene's blog and you can find links to the other Loonies too. I thought I'd pass that along in case you wanted to participate too! This week's challenge is to create a one-layer card. Easy Breezy for me! I like to make no-fuss, one-layer cards because they can be completed in 10 minutes and with a few products. Since fall has started, I made an autumn themed card that focuses on happiness.

Thanks for stopping by and enjoy your Monday and make the best out of it!

Card Instructions
  1. Trim vintage vanilla cardstock to an A2 card.
  2. Stamp leaves in various inks.
  3. Stamp sentiment.
:: My Goodies {Happiness} ::
Stamps: Verve Visual - happiness found
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink - vintage vanilla
Ink: Papertrey Ink - summer sunrise + orange zest + ripe avocado + scarlet jewel
Card Size: 4.25" x 5.5"

15 comments:

Kim said...

What a great one-layer card! I love all the colors you worked in. Very autumnal. :)

Winter said...

Congrats on your Card Of The Week! This is a great card too! Love the Autumn colors! :)

Maile Belles said...

What a fabulous one-layer card! Congrats on your card getting selected as Card of the Week!

Andi (RrlScrapGal) said...

Gorgeous card Ashley!!!!! And a big congrats to you!!!

Heather P. said...

This is super cute! :)

sarahmartina said...

Can't beat CAS! :-)

sarahmartina said...

Sorry... meant to say... LOVE your card! :-) Lol

Regan said...

well that card sure makes me happy

travelingmama said...

Congrats! I love this card too! I LOVE Fall! I was just thinking about how BEAUTIFUL Richmond and DC are in the Fall. The leaves are so beautiful there!

Geny (Mommy Geny) said...

Yeah Ashley! Congrats! The fall one layer card is so so pretty! I love easy peesy cards!

Savitri said...

This is a cute card and yes, I saw your win too. AWESOME!!!! See, the girl who has a hard time with sketches :)

Ok, so I was wanting to submit for your call but man, just too many things going on and no good mojo. Hopefully next time tho!!

Jewels said...

Very Cute I love the natural look of leaves, like they are actually blowing down in the breeze!

karim said...

A valuable post on happiness

Thanks,
Karim - Mind Power

Deanna said...

It is beautiful! Thanks for playing!

~kelly marie~ said...

This is so gorgeous! You captured Fall perfectly!

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