Friday, June 01, 2007

Working my way back up

So, a few weeks ago my 'Stamping top 50' numbers disappeared. I was at 123 which I was very proud of and then it just vanished. I waited a week or so to see if it would come back up but it never did. What I should have done was email one of the people at the top 50 to see what was going on. But, instead I re-registered assuming that my website would still be #123. Wrong-o! I now have to start all the way from the beginning. Ugh! But, I know with all of you guys being so great and loyal, I'll make it back up to 123 and hopefully even higher!

I rarely ever do any of the challenges on Splitcoast and I realized the other day that I am seriously missing out! I am passing my some great techniques and avoiding awesome card sketches!

This card is for the SC126. I loved this sketch as soon as I saw it. The card went together easier than I thought too. Isn't that always a a relief!? For the center of the flower I punched a 1/2 inch circle in the turquoise and used a standard hole punch to do the green. Then I just added a few dots and some stickles. Gotta love the stickles!!

  • Swirls (Rhonna Farrer), Paper Tray (Paper Tray) stamp sets
  • MME Magnolia DP
  • Stazon Jet Black ink
  • 1/2 inch circle punch, standard hole punch
I hope everyone has a good weekend! I have to take some stuff into the Salvation Army for donation, get a baby shower gift, and then I have the baby shower to go to. it will be an hour and a half drive but I just love spending time with the people that will be there so it doesn't bother me a bit!

We also have a huge Strawberry festival in town this weekend. The girls want to go but hubby hates crowds (rightly so, there are waaaaaaay too many people in such a small area for this thing!) and I don't know if I could do it by myself with all of those people. Wait, let me rephrase that, I don't know if I WANT to do it by myself! Guess we'll see.

Have a great weekend everyone! Soak up some sun!


Allison said...

Looks awesome Heidi!

Melissa said...

Very sweet card! I love that big flower!

Rose Ann said...

That is a beautiful card, Heidi! I love the big flower with the swirl stem! Love the paper too!

Kelly Sampson AKA Emmiestamps said...

So pretty I love daisies1

Jennifer said...

Very very pretty. Love the flower

Bethany Paull said...

Gorgeous! I love the black dots on the green that mimic the designer paper. And that flower center is to die for!

Michelle said...

SO cute!! I love the flowers and the paper is so cute!

Alli Miles said...

Your designs just rock! I love watching you evolve as a stamper.