Saturday, May 26, 2012

Operation Write Home Memorial Day Weekend blog hop






sketch #8
I chose sketch 8 so I  could give some love to my SU top note die;)

Here is my creation...

Product list...
PTI cardstock
SU cardstock, ink and top note die
DP by Authentique
All the Time stamp set from Hero Arts
cuttlebug embossing folder stars

Happy Stamp Day.  God Bless America and our Heroes.

69 comments:

Carol L said...

I love the top note and how you created this card! Great dsp too - I need to check that out soon!

Yolanda said...

Great colors and embossing!

Miriam Prantner said...

Great card! I love that paper and die!

Renee said...

LOVE the blue on the kraft and gorgeous embossed background! Great job with the sketch!

Linda said...

Nice card! Thanks for Hopping with us today!

Cheri said...

Fabulous combination of papers and toys creating this card. Great job on the sketch. WTG.

~Antoinette (inspired stamps) said...

Hi Sara,
I love your take on this sketch! This is such a perfect card for this hop! Blessings!

Mary-Anne V said...

Love the clock and time theme. thank you to all the troops and their families.

Amy said...

Great masculine card! Love the sketch,

airbornewife said...

What a fun card. The top note die is perfect for this sketch. thanks for sharing ~ Pam

Nancy M said...

Neat-I like the embossed stars with the stars in the dsp. TFS!

Sarah said...

What a great card---I'll be pulling out my top note die for sure! Thanks for the inspiration.

Yvonne B. said...

I like how you used the sketch with the Hero Arts set and your embossed stars in the backgound! Very nice card!

Ellen said...

Beautiful! I love the embossed stars and the die.

Dixie Cochran said...

I need to dust off my top note die. Beautiful card! That DP is gorgeous!

Jen said...

This is GREAT - love that paper! I might CASE this one... :)

Paula S. said...

Very nice CAS design! I just love that Top Note Die and you've inspired me to dig it out and put it to work. Thanks for joining in the Memorial Day hop and for supporting OWH!

Paula S.
OWH Blog Team

nancy y said...

great use of the Top Note die, a favorite of mine also!

JoAnn Ross said...

Great papers and colors and I love what you did with the sketch! I have that same shape in my cricut cartridge collection; you've inspired me to use it soon!

Cora said...

I really like how you used this stamps set. Pinning this one so I can CASE it

Cindy O said...

The papers and colors are very nice together - A colorful masculine card (not always easy to do)! and perfect for the sketch. Thanks for the inspiration.

Robyn (RedDogGirl) said...

I love your card - excellent paper choices!

AlteredPages Artsociates said...

This is such a great card. love it!

Berni Cuttino said...

Beautiful dp. Love your take on the sketch. Happy Memorial Day Weekend! Hugs

JPScraps said...

Fabulous card!

Sue D said...

You have reminded me I need to use this die more often--great images and paper.

Lee Mae said...

Terrific card! I like the papers and the Hero Arts stamps work perfectly. I have always liked this sketch, but I have never made it into a card. I am really inspired by your card to get busy and make some.

Sybrina K said...

Great card! I love how you paired the Hero Art stamp set and patriotic dp. I'm sorry to say I don't have any Authentique paper. But, after seeing all the great cards on the hop made from Authentique, I'm going to have to do something about that!

Donna Nuce said...

Love the DSP on your card and the top note die cut. Thanks for hoppin' with OWH.
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Marlene Diefendorf said...

What a beautiful card! Love the combination of Authentique paper and stamps from Hero Arts. They pair beautifully with this sketch.

Crafting Adventures said...

Very cute!

Indy said...

What a great card! Love the paper!

sherry varga said...

Very nice card and I like they way it is cut out

Kathryn said...

Great for men or women! I haven't done this sketch in a while and now I'd like to go back to it!

Valerie said...

Nice card and nice choice of sketch! Like the clock face and sentiment.

Ann said...

Great take on this sketch! I love the DP!!

Linda said...

Its kinda got a manly look to it! I wish I had that stamp set...great use! TFS!!!

Diana E said...

Nice to see your "loving" the too note die. A simple clean card. Thanks!

ajsdigishoppe said...

Cute card - TFS!

ajsarts said...

I love the paper you chose TFS :)

Michele from MS said...

Wonderful stamp set! I love the "time" idea and this sentiment is perfect! The paper and embossing just provide awesome finishing touches! michele38652 at yahoo dot com

helloholley said...

I almost chose this as my sketch too, LOL!!!! You did a fabulous job on it, thanks for the inspiration!

Margaret said...

Love the way you used the die.

Lynn said...

Since I haven't done this sketch yet, this is a great sample and I am inspired! I love the color choices, very nice card! Thank you for supporting OWH and have a great weekend!

Verna Angerhofer said...

Great card design, excellent paper choices as well.

DustyPenny (Joy Ott) said...

Fun card!

Ronni said...

I really like your card - I love that top note die - and you choose perfect paper for it!

Ronni said...

I really like your card - I love that top note die - and you choose perfect paper for it!

Julie S. said...

What a sweet sentiment. Nicely done.

leslierahye said...

Super card! I love that top note die! I think I need one too! :)

Misty said...

Love how you used the large top note, thanks for the idea.

Hummer Hugs,
Misty
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Kay said...

You're right, that sketch is perfect for that die! And the card is perfect for OWH - love it!

Beth L. said...

I love that paper and the stamps. Thanks for the inspiration to use that sketch.

Kathie said...

I like the way you've used the Hero Arts clock and sentiment. Thanks for the inspiration!

sandybear76 said...

love the card. I have the time stamp set so I need to get it and use it.

Julie said...

Time always seems to go slowly when the ones we love are away from us. A card is such a special way to show someone you care!

Brenda Hugar said...

The clock is a great focal point. I use my top note all the time and you did a fantastic job with it. Love how you embossed the blue paper around the top note.

Patricia H said...

Very nicely done! I like that the color scheme is vaguely patriotic but not the typical bright red, white and blue.

Sandi said...

I really like the simplicity and the paper you chose to put with the clock!

Paulette S said...

I really like the message of this card, because you know the service people have their families on their minds too. I like this sketch and the top note die is one of my favs.

KellyRae said...

LOVE the image and the sentiment - perfect for an OWH recipient. TFS and supporting the blog hop.

Sandy Allnock said...

Love what you did with that Hero Arts set - I love that one! :) Thanks so much for hopping with OWH, Sara!

Theresa said...

love how you used the die! love the striped paper!

Heather C said...

Great card! Love the topnote and the papers you used!

Heather C said...

Great card! Love the topnote and the papers you used!

Sherry Hickey said...

Sara, that is one fabulous card! It's SO much fun to see how people use the Hero Arts OWH sets! Gorgeous DP!

Julie said...

Your card is super cute, Sara! I love that stamp set so much, I used it too!

Carolyn said...

great card!

Chris said...

ahh a very sweet card!! love that sentiment!!