Thursday, June 7, 2012

Lawn Fawn + May Arts Week

Hey there everyone!!  Welcome to the last day of the Lawn Fawn partnership with May Arts!!

May Arts generously sent us a lovely assortment of ribbon & trims to use in combination with our Lawn Fawn stamps this week.  They sent some of my VERY favorite black/cream checked ribbon, which you will see that I used on my card, along with some wired burlap ribbon, and fabric flowers that I cut from the sheer ribbon they typically reside on.

I also combined the Lawn Fawn stamps & May Arts ribbon with the Glitz Design "French Kiss" collection...and layered this shabby little creation until my heart was content.  I love cards that just have so much to look at...they make me happy!!  Here is what I created:
"i heart you" supplies:
Cardstock: WPlus9 (kraft)
Paper/Stickers/Jewels: Glitz Design (French Kiss collection)
Stamps: Lawn Fawn (Just My Type Too & Sally's ABCs sets)
Ink: Clearsnap (Stephanie Bernard Dye: strawberry) & Tsukineko (Versafine: onyx black)
Distress Ink/Blending Tool: Tim Holtz (antique linen)
Ribbon/Burlap Trim/Fabric Flowers: May Arts
Sandpaper

Instructions:
1. Make 5" square card from kraft cardstock.
2. Cut floral paper slightly smaller; distress ink & sand the edges. 
3. Distress the square burlap diecut edges; then adhere to the floral paper.
4. Tie ribbon around the top of the block; then adhere to the card front.
5. Cut two pieces of burlap ribbon & two fabric flowers; then layer to the card front.
6. Add the dimensional sticker to the front, then accent with jewels & an epoxy sticker.
7. Stamp the "i heart you" sentiment to a kraft cardstock strip, notch the right edge and adhere. 
8. Accent the bow with a large jewels, and the lower left corner with three clear jewels to finish.

Card Challenges:
-Viva La Verve! June Week 1- sketch
-PanPastel #21- vintage
-Lawnscapings #35- patterned paper
-Party Time Tuesdays #71- bling & shine
-Crafty Creations #173- wedding or anniversary
-CropStop #75- monochromatic
-PaperPlay #23- kraft

Be sure to check out the Lawn Fawn blog for all the amazing projects this week, plus I am sure there are some giveaways going on!!  Have a great rest of your day! ♥♥♥

Until later,
~Lea L.

17 comments:

  1. absolutely gorgeous card Lea! I love the layers and the vintage flair :)

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  2. Love everything about it. Wishing you a wonderful weekend with a bit of creativity on the side.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    Digistamps4Joy DT Member
    Doing Life

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  3. so gorgeous and I can see your style so clearly with the beautiful layers and details!

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  4. Fantabulous card! Beautiful colors, layers, and texture! Thanks for joining our CropStop Monochromatic Challenge.

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  5. This is so so pretty, love all the layering, thanks for sharing at Panpastel UK.

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  6. I love all the textures, truely an amazing card!

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  7. Really gorgeous, I love the the sentiment and all of those different textures look amazing
    Lindsay xx

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  8. Oops, I forgot to say thank you for joining in with the PanPastel challenge blog
    Lindsay xx

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  9. Lea, I don't even know where to begin with this card. It is absolutely GORGEOUS! All the layers, textures. Good grief. LOVELY! Thank you so much for joining us at Lawnscaping!

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  10. Oh wow - simply stunning. Adore that gorgeous ribbon... yum!

    Thanks so much for joining us on Paperplay Challenges this week.

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  11. what a dreamy card and perfect for a royal challenge! So glad you could join us at Party Time Tuesdays this week! :)

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  12. Really love the layers! Thanks for joining in the fun at www.CropStop.com

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  13. nice monochromatic piece...thanks for sharing it with CropStop!:)

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  14. Gorgeous work!!! Love all the different textures and layers!!! Thanks for playing with us at CropStop!

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  15. This is so beautiful and amazing!! Thank you for playing at Lawnscaping :)

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