Friday, July 3, 2015

Stampendous! and May Arts Blog Hop!


Hey Y'all!!

Happy Friday and hope all is well!! We’ve got lots going on this week to keep your Summer Vacation hopping with inspiration. In one event we’re hopping all week with one of our very favorite craft partners. May Arts ribbon is an extremely generous sponsor for us here at Stampendous and our Design Team is absolutely in love with their gorgeous ribbons, cords, strings and specialty items. You’ll find loads of beautiful May Arts on all our samples.


All week you’ve got a chance to check out our Design Team Inspiration as well as the Ribbonistas over at the May Arts Blog.  Be sure to comment and tell us where you’re from, because our Australian Distributor The Stencil Specialists are sponsoring a prize for one friend “down under” to win a Stampendous Stamp, a Dreamweaver Stencil and a surprise goodie from their terrific stock of Stampendous merchandise!

Here is what I did with Stampendous! and May Arts Ribbon......CHECK IT!!!

I created this card using this Stampendous! stamp HERE, this Stampendous stamp set HERE and this May Arts Twine HERE.

There are PRIZES too!! There are Stampendous prize packages up for grabs. THREE US commenters  will receive a prize of their choice in any one roll of ribbon from May Arts and a $20 reward card. Tell us what state you live in when you comment. Stampendous Official Rules.
Be sure to stop by the May Arts blog each day, because they are having a prize also! How’s that for an amazing week of prizes!
Make sure that y'all check out some AWESOME projects from the rest of the Stampendous! and May Arts blogs!!


I also played along in a few challenges too!! I played along in the Freshly Made Sketches challenge:
I played along in the Colour Me Color Challenge:
I also played along in the Happy Little Stampers July Challenge:



Thanks for stopping by!!!

-t

Card Recipe for Best Wishes Card
Stamps: Stampendous!
Paper: Mixed Media(Stampendous!), Watercolor Paper(Strathmore)
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts and Spectrum Aqua
Embellishments: Ribbon(May Arts), Sticker Stitches(SRM), Washi Tape, Pearl
Tools: Heating Tool(Marvy Uchida)
Other: White Embossing Powder(IMAGINE Crafts), Water, Paintbrush


31 comments:

Dee Ann Matthews said...

From California where the seashore is as beautiful as the one you have shown on your card - minus the shells!

TracyM #6773 said...

BEAUTIFUL card!!!
LOVE the pink and white with the POP of red, such a striking colour combo that works perfectly with this pretty stamp!!!
TracyM #6773 from Victoria, Australia

Susan Falkler said...

I really like the sandy look the embossing powder gives, very pretty. From St. Louis, MO

Paper Therapy Ponderings said...

I would never think to put pink and red together but your card is fantastic thanks for sharing

Barb Housner

Kailash said...

Love the artsy design!!
Illinois.

My Card Attic: Hazel said...

Love the contrast of the beautiful, splotchy, water-coloured background with that sumptuous red velvet ribbon and bow Tenia! Thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers! Hazel xx

Loll said...

Fabulous card Tenia. Love the combination of pink and red ... so striking. Great design as always! :) Thanks for playing along at Happy Little Stampers. xx

barbara macaskill said...

Simply stunning!! I love that you did the pink instead of blue or sand colored! It really makes this card POP!! TFS!

Carolina Kathy said...

I love your card and the fact that you didn't use traditional sea colors! The ribbon just topped it off! Thx for sharing your creativity and inspiration!

Stampendous said...

Such a cool card. Love your color wash for the image and that embossing just pops it right off the page! Thanks for sharing this week for the May Arts hop!

chignon said...

Beautiful card, I really enjoy the water feel and the little bit of sewing on the corner is terrific.
Tina V from Minnesota

Mary Holshouser said...

Love the embossing of the jar and the shells.
the background color is beautiful.
thanks for sharing a wonderful card.
Illinois

Cornelia (fun stamping) said...

Love the pink with the red!

D.Ann C said...
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D.Ann C said...

Love the white embossing on your fab background! - Florida

BurningRubber said...

Such gorgeous ribbon on your card. Very pretty.

Pam Beatty said...

Beautiful technique. Florida

Jinny Newlin said...

What a gorgeous, detailed, jar stamp, and I just love the wash of color you've given it! So pretty!

cghundley said...

How pretty and looks
so different done up
in white embossing
Carla from Utah

Kathryn said...

I love watercoloring and the way you did it over those images made it really pop! Have to try it too now!
Kathryn from Connecticut

mtscrapgal said...

Love all the details of your card - embossing, spattering and the lovely ribbon. Thanks. I'm from Georgia in US.

Linda Beeson said...

I can't even voice how amazing I think your cute creation is, yum on those amazing colors and the white embossing.

Amy O said...

This is just beautiful! I love the watercoloring and the zig-zag stitching. It's always good to see one of your creations in the gallery at Freshly Made Sketches, Tenia!

Sue D said...

Very pretty in pink.
Sue in Ohio

Lin Metcalf said...

I love that Stamendous jar, and grat summery touch with the shell stamps. Nicely embellished with May Arts ribbon!

Lin Metcalf said...

I love that Stamendous jar, and great summery touch with the shell stamps. Nicely embellished with May Arts ribbon!
Lin from Texas

OttawaMom said...

Love that the image is embossed in white over that cool background! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Colour Me...!

Hayley Kew said...

FABulous job Tenia! Loving your tradmark touch of washi with stitching :) So happy to have you playing along with us this week, sure hope to see you back in the gallery for a new challenge soon!!!

Linda said...

This is fab! Love the white embossing against the watercoloured background. Thanks for playing along at Happy Little Stampers. Linda xx

Purvi Gadewar said...

Stunning card!!! The best monochromatic card I have seen around!!!

Toni said...

I love the pink and red combo--so eyecatching! Thanks for joining us this round!

Toni
HLS CAS DT