Friday, June 29, 2012

New & Old....a note of thanks...


Happy Friday!
{s e r i o u s l y}


I've decided to start {yet another} new feature

New & Old

I don't know about you ladies, but I have a ton of New & Old stuff that, sadly, are highly neglected.  So I've decided to load up my card with the lonely goodies:)

Do you think you can spot them?


New:  

Papertrey Ink Tag Sale #3
Lifestyle Whimsy embossing folder

Old:

American Crafts Remarks Catwalk {Damask Rub on}
Craft Foam

I'm definitely late to the party but I was very inspired by this:



and
Check out Alexandra's gorgeous card sketch:



Yet another party that I'm late to since she posted this on Father's Day BUT I still wanted to play along...she has since posted another FAB sketch!

It took a ton of patience on my part to get that rub on to 'stick'...perhaps the craft foam isn't the best surface for it?  Anyways, persistance pays off...as I finally managed to get the entire damask image to load up on the tag.  



Definitely NOT a neglected item in my craft inventory...if you've been following me for a smidge, you know how much I use my EAD goodies:)  I've certainly been quite the fan of The Twinery too!

I probably say this EVERY Friday but...

I'm so glad that it's Friday!

Hoping for a relaxing weekend, I'll be happily power crafting:)

50 comments:

  1. Looooooooooove this!!! Fabulous creation!

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  2. What a great idea for a new feature Amy... I will be interested to see how you go with this :) I am loving what you have done so far, this card is fabulous.

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  3. Adorable! great idea to use old&new on your card.
    Have a wonderful weekend, girlfriend.

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  4. Love the way placed those clouds... so creatives! Super fab!!

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  5. Sweet! Love the punched out foam tag! Too fun! :)

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  6. Foam seems to have a 'repel fun stuff' component to it - I thought it was just me, so I feel a bit better now ;)
    I love the idea of using the negative space from the cloud dies...and that fab colour combo!

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  7. Love the punch out cloud...and YELLOw twinery... I said this too often too... I love this tag card...neat ...sweet and my fweet!!! he he!!!! TGIF... have a good one... hugs...xoxo

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  8. Hoping, hoping, hoping that I get some power crafting in this weekend...it's been too long since I've had a long stint in my craft room!

    Well...trying to get that rub on perfect was worth it! Love the colors and the die cut clouds!

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  9. Love your card Amy!! Happy Friday!!

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  10. This is fantastic! Love the tag and die cut clouds! :)

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  11. One of your favorites, green and yellow, Amy, I love the embossed piece with the clean white tag with the die cuts, so lovely! Have a wonderful Friday!

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  12. I need to use up some of my older goodies too!! Maybe have a card fest one day and just tear it up! lol!

    I absolutely LOVEEEEEEEEEEEEE this card!!! LOVING that bit of yellow and love love love love love the clouds!!! LOVE LOVE LOVE!!!!

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  13. so pretty...i love that die for the tag and those clouds...so cute Amy...totally love it..

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  14. Wow! Fabulous card, Amy! Love the clouds in the tag!

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  15. Another fabulous card and I love the tag with the clouds reversed out. I don't own anything cloud related so might have to fix that when my spending freeze is over.

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  16. Great colors, the card jumped out in the blog reader. the design is so bold. i can't believe the damask is a rub on!

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  17. Just "hopping" around and found your site. I am anew follower. Your projects are all so wonderful. Hope you will stop by when you get a chance.

    Stay Creative,
    Georgiana
    Carson's Creations

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  18. What a gorgeous card Amy.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  19. Way to go! So inspired to use "Old and New"!!! Stunning card!!!

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  20. Wowzers Amy—I love this! FANTASTIC idea to mix old with new. I agree, I have so many neglected supplies that need some lovin.

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  21. Wowzers Amy—I love this! FANTASTIC idea to mix old with new. I agree, I have so many neglected supplies that need some lovin.

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  22. love the layer and mix of the pattern and texture.

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  23. That is a truly adorable creation! I wondered if the craft foam was one of the old items!

    Thanks also for your words on my blog regarding my dad. I truly appreciate you!

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  24. ok WOW!!! LOVE The touch of damask

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  25. LOVE the die cut clouds on your tag! Can't get enough of that color combo...*sigh*

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  26. super friday card :)

    power crafting? yup me too :)

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  27. Fantabulous!! Love the negative space clouds!!

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  28. Super Cute Amy!!! I am a fan of Papertrey and your skill makes the product stand out even more! Love your creativity! Too cute!!!

    Mishy

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  29. Happy, happy! Love how the Whimsy embossing echoes the shape of the clouds. And those colors? Just fab!

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  30. Love it Amy! I love that you used foam! ;> And neglected goodies! They become neglected too fast!

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  31. WOW! AWESOME card!!! So gorgeous and totally fun!!!

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  32. You're fashionably late, girlie! Arriving in fabulous style at the PTI Blog Hop with this ultra-trendy creation! Love the old and the new!
    Hugs!
    x

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  33. I saw this in my reader and gasped! LOVE!!

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  34. LOVE this! You have such an eye!!! I wouldn't see that those pieces/colors work together, but they totally do. Great job.

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  35. Amy...GENIUS...love all your element on this card...simple clean adorable..clever lovely color...what should I tell you more dear..I love your style....hope you sometimes can come and see me on my blog :) big hugs..Monika

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  36. So gorgeous!! I love Alexandra's sketches and this card is amazing. I love the die cut clouds out of the tag!

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  37. Ha! I am sure we all need to play along with you with this one.

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  38. Awesome! I love the negative die cut clouds and the perfect embossing on the green strip...the color combo is poifect :)

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  39. LOVE your foam tag!!! love love this fab card, Amy!

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  40. Dear Amy,

    I absolutely LOVE what you did with my sketch.
    Thank YOU so much!!

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  41. Love this! What a great idea with craft foam- would never have considered using it- just relegated to the kids drawer really! Weird how I've been digging out the old too!!

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  42. Love this cute tag. It's so bright and happy.

    Lesley @ Trendy Twine

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  43. That is one seriously yummy card...love the die cut clouds on the tag :0)
    Great new feature.
    Jenny x

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  44. Patience paid off- this is lovely- and that embossed green panel at the bottom really sets it all off!

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  45. Whoop whoop for using up stash! And I LOVE the negative die cut clouds!

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Cheers,
~amy~