Saturday, May 22, 2010

Our Daily Bread Designs {Challenge 14}

Are you ready for another challenge? Today the Our Daily Bread Designs Challenge Team brings you this challenge: Create a card or a gift with a sentiment as a focal point! :)

For my card, I used a scripture from the ODBD Scripture Collection 3 as my focal point. I used Spellbinders Labels Eleven to cut out the scripture. The background paper is Basic Grey Green at Heart also available in the ODBD store! At first, my card started to look at little to "halloweeny," so I had to cut back on using so much black. :)
Papers: Basic Grey Green at Heart, Memory Box granny smith notecard
Stamps: Our Daily Bread Designs Scripture Collection 3
Stamp Ink: VersaFine onyx black, SU green galore, Ranger clear ep
Embellishments: Spellbinders Labels Eleven, Spellbinders Lotus Border Petites, KaiserCraft black pearls, Hero Arts flowers, sewing machine, misc. ribbon

If you would like to see more sentiment-focused cards, please be sure to check out the other ODBD Challenge Team cards:

America Kuhn
Chris Olsen
Christine Okken
Francie Gumprecht
Natalie Dever
Sabrina Jackson

Have fun everyone! To see all of the details and prizes for this week's challenge, see the ODBD blog post here. Also don't forget to upload your creations to Mister Linky in the same post by May 27th at 8 p.m. EST! And remember to use Keyword ODBDSLC14 when posting to online galleries. Blessings to each of you!


America said...

Hi Patter! These are such happy colors, love all the eyecandy here like the fab DP, the awesome sewing,... and those flowers that are beautifully arranged.

Grace said...

Oh goodness Patter... I love everything about this card! I love the fun colors and dp... the ribbon... the detailing on the side with that lotus border, and your gorgeous stitching!!!! Just fabulous and a great take on the challenge!

Becky said...

Such a beautiful card, gorgeous summer colors.

ChristineCreations said...

Such pretty and intricate details Patter! A great summery feel, I like how you've layered your flowers too. Great details!

Judy said...

Hi Patter, I really enjoy your blog. I have gotten such great organizational tips from you. Thanks so much. In todays's card, how did you keep the green shading on just the embossed portion of the label? Did you use something solid like ink or chalk or was it a spray? I love the effect, but I can't seem to get the subtle shading and exact placement that you have on your card. It is beautiful!


Patter Cross said...

Judy, thank you for your sweet words! :) I did a tutorial on that very technique on my Memory Box blog. You can see the tutorial here:

Please let me know if you have other questions, and I would be more than happy to help. Have a blessed day!

Sabrina aka okimom2girlz said...

Patter, oh Patter, did is so fresh and bright and beautiful!!! I am always scared of bright, but let me tell you, your card is so gorgeous it brightened my day the second I saw it!!! THanks for sharing this wonderful BEAUTY!! Hugs and blessings, Ssbrina

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

This is so pretty Patter!! Love the cheerful colors, layout and all your ribbon and flowers!! Awesome take on the challenge!

CraftCrave said...

Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave today [22 May 02:00pm GMT]. Thanks, Maria

Natalie said...

LOVE it Patter! the colors are so happy...perfect for that wonderful promise!!

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