Sunday, July 31, 2011

CPS 229 Part 1

CPS 229


CPS Designer Ideas

Happy Birthday
Designer: Angie Hagist

Supplies:
Ink - Clearsnap Mix'd Media Ink
Cardstock - Discount Cardstock
Die Cuts - Me & My Big Ideas
Twine - The Twinery




Birthday Blessings
Designer Jennie Harper

Ink - Clearsnap (Mix'd Media Ink: Truffle and Honey)
Stamps - Layers of Color
Cardstock - Gina K. Designs
Patterned Paper - Bo Bunny
Stencil - The Crafter's Workshop



Sweet Summer Memories
Designer Lori Craig

Stamps - Unity Stamp Company
Ink - Clearsnap (Mix'd Media Ink: Truffle and Honey)
Cardstock - Stampin' Up!
Patterned Paper - Simple Stories - 100 Days of Summer





Sweet Pea
Designer Lee Murphy

Stamps - Gina K Garden Fresh
Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black, Copics
Cardstock - Gina K Pure Luxury
Patterned Paper - Jillibean Soup


 Hello, My Friend
Designer Jeanne Streiff


Supplies:
Stamps: The Stamps of Life
Papers: DiscountCardstock.com (Classic Crest Solar White, Suede Brown Dark, Prismatic White, Sunflowers Light)
Inks: Clearsnap Colorbox Mix'd Media Ink by Donna Salazar (37008 Black, 37005 Chiffon, 37002 Honey, 37001 Truffle)
Die cuts: Sizzix eclipse (65613 Flowers & Phrases, 657149 Basic Shapes)
Other: sponge, pearl (Want2Scrap)



This week's prize is sponsored by: Clearsnap Inc. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our sponsor.
To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Saturday, July 30, 2011

This Week's Winner (CPS 228)

 The winner of this week's prize sponsored by  Tami Grandi, a*muse consultant is:

11.Virginia E

Please send your contact info using the link at the top of the page. winners have one week to claim their prize.

READER IDEAS - Week of 7/31/11


This week's prize is sponsored Clearsnap Inc. by Be sure to check here on Wednesday to see what you could win along with ideas from our sponsor. Please post a direct link to the page featuring your CPS #229 inspired card below by Saturday, August 6 at 8pm CST to be entered into this week's prize drawing.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Facebook Friday......Is Back!!!

Howdy and Happy Friday!!!!

Smiley from millan.net

I am so thrilled and honored to be a brand new member here at CPS Card Sketches!!!  I thank Tami so much for this fun opportunity and am excited to get to work with such talented designers!!

Just a quick introduction.....my name is Lee Murphy....LuvLee on Splitcoast Stampers.  Some of you may know me from the Gina K. Designs Team and others may just know me because of my love of smilies and pink and bling!!!  LOL  And I know I have many more of you to meet and get to know!!

Smiley from millan.net

(See?  That's me!!!  Heehee!!)

Now what is Facebook Friday?  Well it's a chance for YOU to be featured on our CPS Card Sketches Facebook Page!!!

All you have to do is to make sure you are a fan of our page, so click that "like" button!!  Then play along each week and remember to post your creation also on our Facebook page!!  I'll be scoping out all the fabulous entries and you might just get an e-mail from me asking you to be our Featured Fan!!!  I look forward to getting to know everyone who plays along and I can't WAIT to see all the amazing eye candy to come!!!

I hope you all have a wonderful stampin' weekend!!!

~ Happy Stampin' ~

Thursday, July 28, 2011

CPS 228 Part 3

Happy Birthday To You
Designer Laura Williams

Supplies:
stamps, paper, bling, ink - Tami Grandi, a*muse consultant
ribbon - Offray

'birthday wishes' 
designed by rae barthel

supplies:
Sponsored product: cardstock, paper, stamps, ink, ribbon - Tami Grandi, a*muse consultant
rhinestone: Hobby Lobby
glitter: Martha Stewart Crafts; Hobby Lobby


Miss You
Designed by Lisa Silver

Supplies:
Stamps: Flapper Doodle-My Favorite Hello by My Favorite Things
Ink: Black Soot and Old Paper Distress inks by Ranger
Paper: Natural White by Neenah
Patterned Paper: Lily Bee Designs
Other: Clear Embossing Powder by Ranger
Copic Markers: 0, W1, E00, E04, E42, E44, YG25, BG53



Birthday Wishes
Designer: Kim Moreno

Materials:
Cardstock:  Colorbox (white)
Red cardstock, Red Damask, Ribbon, and Stamp from Tami Grandi,  A*muse consultant
Jewels: Glitz Design
Punch: Fiskars
Buttons: craft supply
Twine: The Twinery
Markers: Copic
Clear Glue (on cake): Glossy Accents

This week's prize is sponsored by: Tami Grandi, a*muse consultant. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our sponsor.
To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

CPS 228 Tami Grandi, a*muse consultant




a*muse has been around for quite a while but in March 2011 they switched gears and began selling through consultants.  I took the plunge in April and have enjoyed every moment of it!    My a*muse|studio website is: https://www.amusestudio.com/tamigrandi and my blog is The Journey of Life: http://journeyoflifetamijo.blogspot.com

Purchase $50 in product and receive a catalog free- already have a catalog you can have your choice of twinkle stickers.  Check my blog for more details. (This is the promotion I am doing). Also, a*muse|studio has a Spotlight promotion until August 15!  See the website or my blog for details!

Tami is offering an a*muse|studio stamp set, Smile Inside, along with a set of a*muse|studio clear twinkle stickers and micro dots (multi-color) twinkle stickers to a lucky cardmaker this week!!!!





Birthday Wishes (all a*muse|studio products)
Stamps- Graphic Sunflower, Contemporary Greetings, A Very Merry Un-Birthday
Paper- Sugar, Ocean
Ink- Sugar, Ocean, Memento Black, copic markers (E33, E57, R29, YR16)
Accessories- dimensionals


Details:
Warm Hello Card (all a*muse|studio products)
Stamps- Life's a Breeze
Paper- Cherry, Cherry gingham, sugar
Ink- Memento Black, copic markers (110, R29), cherry
Accessories- Dimensionals

Thanks to Tami Grandi, a*muse consultant, for sponsoring the CPS blog this week!


To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

CPS 228 Part 2


Heartfelt Thanks
Designer: Keri Lee Sereika
Supplies:
Papers & Trims: Webster's Pages
Stamps: Impression Obsession
Inks: Clearsnap Fluid Chalk Ink;
Copic Air Brush System
Dies: Spellbinders Labels Eighteen
Embellishemts: Prima

SWEET BLESSINGS
Designer Linda Beeson
Materials:
Cardstock – Core’dinations
X-Press Blending Card – Copic Markers
Stamp set – Honeysweet/Layers of Color
Patterned paper – BoBunny and Graphic 45
Black Versafine stamp pad
Clear embossing powder – Stampendous
Copic Markers
Fluid chalk stamp pads – Clearsnap
Chalk Glimmer Mist – Tattered Angels
Glossy Accents – Ranger
Corner rounder punch – Fiskars
Self adhesive pearls – Queen & Co.
Ribbon and small flower

 Spread Your Wings and Fly
Designer: Lea Lawson
Supplies:
Cardstock/Ribbon/Button: Papertrey Ink
Paper/Stickers/Transparency: Glitz Design
Stamps: JustRite Stampers
Ink: Clearsnap
Twine: May Arts
Flowers: Recollections
Pearls: Kaiser Craft
Die: My Favorite Things (tag, butterfly)
Diecut Machine: Cuttlebug by Provo Craft


Love is in the Air
Designer Tami Mayberry
Supplies:
Stamps: Amuse
Ink: Clearsnap Fluid Chalk
Markers: Copic


Trick-or-Treat (logo inspired challenge)
Designer Deb Felts
Stamp set:  OCL Little Boogas
Scoring tool:  Scor Pal
Designer Paper:  Echo Park
 Walk in the Park
Ink:  Memento, Ranger
Markers:  Copic
Flock:  OCL Real Juicy Orange Sparkly Fluff
Dies:  Spellbinders Reverse Wonky Rectangles
Ribbon:  May Arts

Felt flower:  Queen & Co
Button:  Basic Grey
Adhesive:  i {stick} papers redline tape

This week's prize is sponsored by:  Tami Grandi, a*muse consultant. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our sponsor.
To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Sunday, July 24, 2011

CPS 228 Part 1

CPS 228


CPS Designer Ideas

God is GOOD
Designed by Lori Craig

Stamps - Joy for the Journey & Kindred Spirits - Verve Stamps
Cardstock - Kraft, Cream and Chocolate
Patterned Papers  Embellishment strips - Cosmo Cricket
Ink - Dark Brown Colorbox
Dies - Classy Label & Flutterby - Verve Stamps

Thanks
Designer Jeanne Streiff

Supplies: Stamps: The Stamps of Life
Cardstock: DiscountCardstock.com (Classic Crest Solar White, Prismatic Black, Dotted Swiss)
Inks: Memento
Other: Sweet Pea Flower Soft, sponge, Really Reasonable Ribbon (Black Gingham)



Happy Birthday
Designer: Angie Hagist

Supplies:
Cardstock - Discount Cardstock
Patterned Paper - My Mind's Eye
Stamp - Hero Arts
Label - Basic Grey
Trim - May Arts
Ink - Close to My Heart

Bee-utiful Friend
Designer Jennie Harper

Stamps - Layers of Color
Cardstock - Gina K. Designs
Black Gelato - Design Memory Craft
Copics
Spellbinders dies - Labels Twenty
Embossing Folder - Tim Holtz

This week's prize is sponsored by: Tami Grandi, a*muse consultant. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our sponsor.
To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Saturday, July 23, 2011

This Week's Winner (CPS 227)

The winner of this week's prize sponsored by Want2Scrap is:

55.Stephanie Mino




Please send you contact info using the link at the top of the page. Winners have one week to claim their prize.

READER IDEAS - Week of 7/24/2011

This week's prize is sponsored by Tami Grandi, a*muse consultant.  Be sure to check here on Wednesday to see what you could win along with ideas from our sponsor. Please post a direct link to the page featuring your CPS #228 inspired card below by Saturday July 30 at 8pm CST to be entered into this week's prize drawing.







Thursday, July 21, 2011

CPS 227 Part 3

You Rock
Designer Laura Williams

Supplies:
jewels - Nestabling by Want2Scrap.com
stamps - Gina K Designs (Live Life Loud by Tami Mayberry)
cardstock - Discount Cardstock
ink - Close To My Heart

Love
Designer Kim Moreno

Supplies:
Cardstock: Core'dinations
Patterned Paper: MME, Fancy Pants
Jewels (flourish and pearls): Want2Scrap
Flower: Zva Creative
Ribbon: Craft supply
Stamp: PSA Essentials (kiss)
Ink: Storage Unit Inks

'Happy Happy Day'
Designed by Rae Barthel

Supplies:
Sponsor product: Nestabling by Want2Scrap
Cardstock: Bazzill
Patterned paper, stickers: Simple Stories
Ribbon, twine: Papertrey Ink
Flower: Prima
Die: Spellbinders
Tool: Cuttlebug by Provo Craft
Other: vintage button


Find Joy
Designed by Lisa Silver

Supplies:
Jewels: Labels 2-BlackR Nestabling by Want2Scrap
Stamps: Picket Fence by Lily Bee Designs
Ink: Black Soot and Old Paper Distress ink by Ranger
Paper: Kraft by Bazzill, Natural White by Neenah
Patterned Paper: Lily Bee Designs
Other: tulle scrap, flowers by Prima Marketing, Twine, clear embossing powder by Ranger
Copic Markers: YG21, YG25, RV32, RV34, Y38, W1, 0

 Sending Love
Designer Lea Lawson
Supplies:
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink
Paper/Twine: My Mind's Eye
Stamps: JustRite Stampers
Ink: Tsukineko (Versamagic: sea breeze)
Pearls: Want 2 Scrap
Jewels: Kaiser Craft
Flower: Recollections
Corner Rounder: Creative Memories

This week's prize is sponsored by:  Want2Scrap. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our sponsor.
To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

CPS 227 Want2Scrap

 


Nestabling™ Company Info: 

If you are looking for stunning rhinestone patterns, chipboard albums, chipboard pieces as well as laser designs and other scrapbooking products, Want2Scrap provides just what you're looking for. Want2Scrap designs their lines for ease of use and flexibility, providing products that are uniquely tailored to the needs of their customers.

Want2Scrap is committed to bringing you quality products at an affordable price. While manufacturing over 90% of their products locally in Fort Wayne, IN, Want2Scrap can offer quality, affordability, and customization at a fraction of the cost.

Visit http://www.want2scrap.com today for more information. 


Nestabling is the ONLY line produced to fit with some of the most popular Spellbinders dies as well as brand new 2011 designs. This unique product offers flexibility and ease of use for today's scrapbooker.  From nested labels to peonies, from rectangles to nesting hearts, the selection of rhinestone designs is sure to capture the interest of cardmakers and scrapbookers alike. 

Be sure to stop by the Want2Scrap website and blog for all the latest inspiration and information!

Want2Scrap is offering a $25 gift certificate to one luck cardmaker! So get busy and create with this week's sketch!

And now, enjoy some designs by the Want2Scrap team!






To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

CPS 227 Part 2


SKETCH 227 – JUST BECAUSE card
Designer Linda Beeson
Materials:
Circle of rhinestones courtesy of Want2Scrap
Cardstock – Core’dinations
Patterned paper and sticker – Gabrielle collection/Gabrielle Stripe/BoBunny
Springtime card topper – Flower Soft
Christmas Green and Pale Green - Flower Soft
Spellbinder Nestabilities
Rub-on sentiment – EAD Designs/Paper Smooches
Little Flower


Birthday Wishes
Designer: Keri Lee Sereika
Supplies:
Stamps & Mask: Layers of Color - Happy Wishes, Merci Bouquet Stamp Sets;
Victorian Corner Art Stencil
Inks: Tsukineko - Rich Cocoa Memento;
Sage, Thatched Straw, Agean Blue Versa Magic;
Chocolate Brilliance; Goosebumps Shimmer Texture Spray
Dies: Spellbinders - Labels Twenty-One, Curved Rectangles
Embellishments: Ribbon, Twine,
Handmade Deco Stick Pin, Button


The Vine
Designer Deb Felts
Stamp Set: The Vine, by Melanie Muenchinger for Gina K
Designer Paper: Echo Park For the Record
Card Stock: Gina K Pure Luxury
Ink: Memento, Ranger
Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities Labels 2
Coordinating Want2Scrap Nestabling


You Rock
Designer Tami Mayberry
Circle Nestabling and aqua gems: Want2Scrap
Stamps: Gina K Designs (Live Life Loud)
Ink:Clearsnap
Dies: Spellbinders Scalloped Pennants (ribbon), Classic Rectangles

This week's prize is sponsored by: Want2Scrap. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our sponsor.
To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Sunday, July 17, 2011

CPS 227 Part 1

CPS 227


CPS Designer Ideas


Designer: Angie Hagist

Supplies:
Pearls & Butterfly - Want2Scrap
Cardstock - Discount Cardstock
Marker - American Crafts

Always and Forever
Designer Jennie Harper

Nestabling - Want2Scrap
Stamps - Layers of Color
Cardstock - Gina K. Designs
Patterned Paper - Crate Paper
Ink - Memento and Vivid
Victoria Embossing Folder - ProvoCraft

It's the little things that make life BIG
Designed by Lori Craig

Stamps - Away We Go - The Cat's Pajamas
Patterned Paper - Fly a Kite - My Mind's Eye
Ink - Tsukineko
Accessories - Finesse Swirls from Want2Scrap
Copic Marker, button and twine

 Hello
Designer Jeanne Streiff

Supplies:
Stamps: The Stamps of Life
Cardstock: DiscountCardstock.com (Classic Crest Solar White, Prismatic Black)
Patterned paper: Echo Park
Inks: Memento
Other: Want 2Scrap (Nestabling Scallop Hearts Pink Pearls, Beautiful Bling Strips),  sponge, Really Reasonable Ribbon (Black Gingham)

This week's prize is sponsored by: Want2Scrap. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our sponsor.
To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Saturday, July 16, 2011

READER IDEAS - Week of 7/17/2011

This week's prize is sponsored by Want2Scrap. Be sure to check here on Wednesday to see what you could win along with ideas from our sponsors. Please post a direct link to the page featuring your CPS #227 inspired card below by Saturday July 23 at 8pm CST to be entered into this week's prize drawing.





This Week's Winner (CPS 226)

The winner of this week's prize sponsored by Copic and DRG Publishers- Publisher of The Copic Coloring Guide and CardMaker Magazine is

28.Toni Storie

Please send your contact info using the link at the top of the page. Winners have one week to claim their prize.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

CPS 226 Part 3

Thank you Squares
Designer Laura Williams

Supplies:
stamps, ink, cardstock - Close To My Heart

You Dig Me?
Designed by Lisa Silver

Supplies:
Stamps: My Little Friend by There She Goes
Ink: Tuxedo Black Memento ink by Tsukineko
Paper: Solare White by Neenah, Blue, green and black by Core'dinations
Other: White Enamel Accents and Glossy Accents by Ranger, button, flower die by MFT, Nestabilities by Spellbinder, banner die by PTI, twine
Copic Markers: E00, E02, E42, E44, E47, R20, G40, G94, G99, B00, B32, B34, Y23, Y19, T1, T5, 0

'Eternally Blissful' 
Designed by Rae Barthel

Supplies:
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink
Patterned paper: Authentique
Die cut tag: Authentique
Dies: Spellbinders
Silk flowers: Hobby Lobby
Pearls: Michael's
Hemp Cord: Walmart
Lace: craft supply

Love You
Designer: Kim Moreno

Supplies:
Cardstock: Core'dinations
Patterned Paper: MME, Fancy Pants
Stickers: Doodlebug
Flowers: Zva Creative
Stamp: PSA Essentials (love stamp)
Ribbon: Offray
Die: Spellbinders
Punch: Martha Stewart
Ink: Storage Unit inks (images), Clearsnap (edges)
Corner Rounder: Creative Memories
Stick Pin: Maya Road

This week's prize is sponsored by: Copic and DRG Publishers- Publisher of The Copic Coloring Guide and CardMaker Magazine . Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our sponsor.
To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.