Tuesday, January 29, 2013

January Guest Designer, Gloria Stengel back with some final projects!

Hello, again! It is Gloria Stengel with you today, sharing my last Guest Designer post for January!

I made two spring time cards for you, using The Rubber Cafe' - Grater Floral (G-794) and Hand-picked Floral (H-975) stamps.

First up is this bright and fun card using the Grater Floral stamp.

 
I used fresh and pretty papers for my card. I wanted to give you all that breath of spring since many of you are in the grip of winter and are probably longing for spring! (I am in San Diego, where it is always spring or summer!)

 
I stamped the image onto white cardstock and colored it with alcohol markers. I love the simple design of this set. I have a passion for wildflowers, preferring them to roses or other "fancy" flowers.
 
 
I finished off the inside of the card with a sentiment from the Fabulous Phrases (J-1095) stamp set.


For my second card, I used the Hand-picked Floral stamp.


 
I used the same papers for another spring-themed card. I love the pink on this one!

 
I colored the image with alcohol markers.



I finished the inside again with the Fabulous Phrases stamps.

 
I hope you enjoyed my post today! Thanks to The Rubber Cafe and DT Coordinator Karen, for having me as a guest this month!
 
Visit me at my blog Scraps of Life
Gloria
 
Supplies:
Stamps: The Rubber Cafe'- Fabulous Phrases, GraterFloral, Hand-picked Floral
Paper: Cardstock: American Crafts Coffee, Stampin' Up! Whisper White, designer prints-Jillibean Soup Southern Chicken Dumpling Soup, Homemade 6 Bean Soup, Blossom Soup
Ink: Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black, Rich Cocoa, Copic Markers
Adhesives: Scotch tape runner, Glue Dots adhesive dots, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L foam squares; Beacon Fabri-tac
Embellishments: Really Reasonable Ribbon, Buttons Galore and More, Doodlebug pearls Want2Scrap-mini pearls spring asst.
Tools and Dies: Spellbinders Paper Art- Stars Five, Labels Fourteen, Labels Ten



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Thanks again Gloria for sharing some wonderful projects with us this month!!  Hopefully we'll be able to persuade you to join us again some time!

4 comments:

Amber said...

Very pretty, your images are colored beautifully! Thanks for sharing!

Kristine Reynolds said...

Loved all your projects while you were a guest! So inspiring! Come back soon!

MicheleC said...

Beautiful work!!!! WOW. Just love all the inspiration packed into one beautiful post. So pretty!

Karen T said...

Gorgeous! thanks for joining us this month! Hope this is just the first of many other guest appearances!! ;)
Thanks Gloria