11 June 2009

~ tues taggers ~ (wk 4)




happy scrappy thurs chickies! hope you're all having a beautiful sunny scrappy happy day! it's absolutely gorgeous here again. well ~ i got do some blog hopping ~ and was over at katy's blog . love visiting her..she's just rawks those cards ~ and i noticed she's on the dt over at ~ Tuesday Taggers ~ so, i just had to check it out. yep i definitely had to give this week's challenge a go. it's to create a card with matching wrappin paper. there's an awesome tutorial there ~ so, if ya get a chance and wanna try a new challenge check it chickies..you'll love it! for my card and wrappin paper i spritzed olive vine and coffee shop glimmer mist on my background pp ~ blowed dryed it ~ crumbled the pp up ~ distressed it with green then stamped it with a letter stamp. the card was on on brown pp ~ then i switched to the matching green pp and did the same process for the wrapping paper. yep ~ it sure does have a rawkin shimmer to it. thankx to tuesday taggers for the awesome challenge. i'll be back there next week for the next one...can't wait! well ~ that's it for my scrappy goodies today ~ i'm off to clean the house ~ then i'm heading to town to visit with the kiddos today and soak in some rays!

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23 comments:

Debbie Dolphin said...

this is really stunnung melody.love it
debbie xx

Michelle said...

Wow wow and more wow, I absolutely love your entry, totally awesome and def unique. Thanks for joining us at TT this week
x Michelle

Sandie said...

Love your work for this challenge Mel, all those lush earthy tones and that flower, all of it is just amazing.

Hugs Sandie x

Emma - A crazy crafter said...

Melody it is lovely to have you join us at TT's and your project is fab. Emma xx

BethieJ said...

Mel LOVE this.. so BEAUTIFUL!! Gonna have to check out the site you mentioned!!
Hope all is well!! You camping anytime soon?!!!

Lynn said...

Incredible! Love the vintage feel.

AK Stamper said...

Hey Melz, love the cards you be makin' lately........but please tell me what some of your abbreviations mean???
Guess I'm not catching some things these days especially after having surgery???

Shell~Alaska
SBS26-28
http://akstamping.blogspot.com/

Pia said...

Love your work,lovely project

Clarky J said...

Wow Melody what a stunning card and wrap you have made love the colours - well everything about it really! Thanks for joining in the fun with TT this week x Janet

The Scrapbook Speedway said...

visit my blog to pick up your award

katy said...

Ok Melody i'm just picking my jaw up from the floor :o what can i say except AMAZING ! I LOVE it, so vintage and organic ...brilliant :) Thank you for playing along at TT Melody and look forward to you joining in with us again, have a fab weekend, love Katy x

ps..thank you for all your lovely comments, they make me smile :)

Shirley said...

Love the distressed look and the deep colors are awesome! You need to teach me how to use the glimmer mist...my comes out in globs! lol!

katy said...

ve been trying to reply to your email..i keep losing connection today :( Do you have the TT button saved to your pc, if so go to customise your page, add a gadget, add a picture, upload the TT button and above that you can add a direct link which is http://tuesdaytaggers.blogspot.com...let me know how you get on xx

Wendy said...

These are absolutely gorgeous, Melody! Love your technique with the glimmer mists.

Have a great day!
Wendy
SBS28

~Denise Lynn~ said...

This is gorgeous Mel, love the vintage feel and those beautiful floral accents. Very natural and textured, beautiful! :)

Stitchinwitch said...

Beautiful. I love the colours you used

Tracey SBS #26

Tonya said...

Very Unique. Welcome to SBS 26.

Traci said...

WOW, these are gorgeous!
Traci
SBS26

Dawn said...

Hi Melody

Wow how gorgeous - love the dense colours - beautiful...


hugs
Dawn
xx

Laura said...

Oh Yea! These are great!! Always inspiring wonderful artwork, Melody!
Hugs!

Lois said...

Hi Melody.
Your work is always so beautiful and interesting. I always have to look over whatever you do more than once or twice because I always see something that I missed on the first look-see.
You are one very talented lady.
Thanks for sharing!
Have a great week.
Lois

Lumpy Page Designs said...

Wow chickie!! Simple gorgeous work, I love the vintage look and feel of this card!! You work is as always simply stunning, I wish I could bottle up your talent, such a unique style!

Yvonne said...

OH MY- this is really beautiful vintage!!!