Tuesday, May 22, 2012

conGRADulations Blog Hop Challenge

It's that time again, There She Goes Fans!! Yep, you guessed it, it's time for our June release!! We are SUPER excited to bring you FOUR days worth of FABULOUS stamp sets from our SUPER talented illustrators/designers!!

Ready? Set? GO!!!

Melyssa is at it again, and just in time for all your graduation needs! This stamp set is PERFECT for ANY grad, young or old!! There is NO better way than to honor your favorite grad with a card, or scrapbook page, about their achievements!

ConGRADulations is a 4x6 set that includes a total of 17 stamps and will sell for $15.00.

Would you like to win the new ConGRADulations stamp set? Here is what you need to do- visit the Trendsetter’s blogs that are participating in each of the blog hop challenges below and comment on their creations as you go. One of the Trendsetter’s blogs (from each hop day) will be randomly chosen as the ‘it’ blog and a winner will be picked using a random number generator from the comments left on that Trendsetter’s Blog Hop Challenge post.

You will not know which blog has been chosen so the more you comment on the better your chances are of winning new stamps! The Blog Hop Challenges will be open until 5 PM Eastern Time Saturday, May 26th with the winner being announced during the release party chat.

My card today is nice and simple in design with the image being a little more complex. I colored the image with Prismacolor pencils before blending with OMS, cutting out and layering the images using dimensionals. conGRADulations

Supplies-
Stamps: conGRADulations (to be released May 26, 2012)
Ink: Poppy Parade, Momento Tuxedo black
Paper: Red Bazzil cardstock from Ribboncarousel.com , White
Accessories: PrismaColor Pencils, OMS, Dimensionals

37 comments:

Mary J said...

Love that shock of red with that fab image!

Tonya H said...

This is fabulous. I love how you stacked the image.

elizabeth said...

Love the bright background color with the softer colors on the image. Beautiful card.

Indy said...

Loving your cute card!

Barb said...

this would be perfect for any school. the bright red background you've used could be switched out for any school's colors. great design, fab coloring and awesome stamps

Miriam Prantner said...

The background is perfect and you are just a master with layering and piecing!

Scrapycandy said...

Perfection!

Barb Kirkwood said...

very nice, love the 3D effect

Lisa M. (aka Lisabee) said...

okay, so far, this card is my favorite of the hop! I love your layered image for the 3D look! and the stamp as a background paper is fab!

Karen Giron said...

Love, love, love that layered image look! Wow!! Just perfection!

jan farnworth said...

great card

Anita said...

What a cute card! I love the way you did the background.

Amber Milone said...

I really like this. The stacked image is a great technique!

Marlene said...

ADORABLE!!! Love the stamped background!! And how you layered him. So Cute! Thanks for the chance to win!

Marlene
Hearts0314 at msn.com

Mary-Anne V said...

Great card...love the red and watermark sentiment.

Colleen said...

Fabulous card!!! Love the layering on the grad :)

Jackie said...

This is just perfect! I love the dimension you added to your card!

Carol said...

Great card. Love the word background!

Lynn Noe said...

I love how you layered the image. Your card is wonderful!

Theresa said...

Totally awesome. Great layering.

Heather said...

Oh perfect! Love the background and the layout is gorgeous :)

Sue D said...

Great card--I like all the dimension with the layering.

Brenda said...

Love this! Would have been perfect for my Grandson's grad. from Kindergarten today!

Gale said...

Love the red background. This is a great card.

Holly Saveur said...

Stunning so beautiful you are a master in paperpiecing!

Alina said...

Lovely card Jessica! The background is perfect! And I love the fact that you made the stamp 3d!

Gisela said...

The colors are perfect together, love the dimensions on the boy.

Gwen's Busy Little Hands said...

You rocked that little grad...great dimension! Can't wait to get my hands on this set whether I win it or buy it. Super duper!!!

Tracy Valure said...

This is beautiful! I can't believe you did all that cutting for the layers! Fabby!!

Hugs,
Tracy valure

Country Mouse said...

Love the 3D look!!! Great card!

Cathy said...

Gorgeous card, love the background and layers.

Debbie Gaydos said...

my heart is pitter-pattering for this set. The little grads are adorable! And I love the sentiments. Can't wait to get my hands on this!!

Cynthia said...

So cute! I like the dimension.

Marlena M. said...

I love the 3D pop of the graduate! Adorable card.

Julie Hoffman said...

This is so cute!! Love the image, gorgeous coloring and great background!!!

Jessie/knightrone said...

EEEEPS! This is CUTE CUTE CUTE!!

Jill Angel said...

Love the dimension and coloring!