Tuesday, 26 May 2009

Getting The Mojo Going!

Hey!

I hope you all had a fab bank holiday weekend - we had a scorcher! The weather took a typical turn for the worse on Monday evening (in true bank holiday style!) but it was still lovely!

So today is officially my first day of half term - woo hoo! (yesterday didn't count as everyone else was off too!) So I made a bee-line for my crafting corner this morning. I'm surprised that I haven't even managed to stamp a single image over the weekend - been soooooo busy!

To get my mojo into gear I decided to play along with the Mojo Monday sketch (week 88). Here's the sketch:To add to this, I decided to play along with Dawn McVey's Raspberry Suite colour challenge #7.
Such scrummy colours! That raspberry was screaming out Raspberry Fizz so I decided to play using my Papertrey Ink stash (which is depleting rapidly LOL!)

Here's what I came up with:
I hope you like it! The only thing not PTI on here is the white card and brads (which I had to paint with white acrylic paint as I had no white brads at all!)
I attempted to stamp on the ribbon - I'm not sure if I like it but as I'd stamped it I thought 'Hey, I might as well use it!' LOL!

Card Recipe

(All Papertrey Ink Unless Stated)
Stamps: Around & About Sentiments
Ink: Raspberry Fizz, Ripe Avocado
Card: Raspberry Fizz, Ripe Avocado, Spring Moss, Ripe Avocado Bitty Dot Basics, White (from my stash)
Accessories: Ripe Avocado Ribbon, Cuttlebug, Nestabilities, Cuttlebug Swirls Embossing Folder, Pink Jewel (from stash), Brads (from stash), White Acrylic Paint (to alter the brads!)

Thanks so much for stopping by, I hope to post a bit more this week but for now I must dash as I need to get ready to go and see Counting Crows live (Sooooooooooooo excited I think I might burst! LOL!)

Catch ya later!

Aimes
x

9 comments:

Maureen P said...

love your use of the colours this week! Those raspberry panels sure POP!

Alex said...

Nice card Aimes, have a great time at the Counting Crows concert.

Alex

Alison said...

Gorgeous card Aimes! Love those colours, I might have to join in with these challenges.
Check out 'the cutest blog on the block' for fun blog backgrounds. I knew you'd like mine with that birdy!
Have a great time tonight!

Me said...

Another gorgeous one Aimes - you are on fire at the moment. Glad your enjoying the break x

Winter said...

Cute card! Love the patterned paper! Glad you could join us for the challenge! :)

Stephanie said...

Another stunner, I just LOVE your designs Aimes!
Hugs from me xxx

Kelly said...

This is so cute! I love the embossed pink panels and the stamped ribbon. Great job!

Ann said...

This is super fab! I love it!

Helen said...

This is fabulous! Love the vibrant colours!

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