Friday, July 22, 2011

July Papertrey

....let's post these before the month gets away from me.



Peaceful Garden. I was sitting in a dark movie theater watching Cars 2 with Hank when inspiration struck. Mater and Lightening McQueen where in Japan and in the background of one of the scenes was bamboo against a circle. Eureka! You just never know when inspiration will strike.



Friendship Jar Summer Fillers and Little Labels. Remember that movie (speaking of movies) with Diane Keaton. Baby Boom? Didn't she start a cottage business making organic, gourmet baby food and packaging them up in mason jars? That little memory was all it took on this card.



Tag-its #6. Just playing around with die cut layers. So many possiblities.



Hanging Out with little soccer jerseys. Getting a little help from Have a Ball.


Sweet As Can Be. So love this set. Used Half & Half to make an interactive card.



Why have one scoop for your birthday when you can have a gazillion? Notice how the sentiment seems to flow between the two layers too.



Congrats All Ways. Playing with die cutting those Half & Half dies and the different ways you can use the stamps. The two symmetrical birds from Happy Trails reinforce the theme.


Background Basics: Vine. Some tricky stamping here with masking/selective inking. But I had a vision and had to see it through. Sometimes I wish such inspiration would dislodge itself a little more easily from my brain. But no, like a dog on a bone some days.

Thanks for stopping by and all the nice comments you've left over the last few weeks. :)

9 comments:

  1. These are all wonderful Erin! I am just loving the ice-cream cone card...too much fun!!! I'm on ice-cream like that dog on a bone LOL!!!

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  2. Love them all, but faves are the "Back to School" and "It's Your Day" cards!!! Keep up the inspiration!

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  3. Wow - so many stunners here! I kept scrolling and it kept getting better ;)
    That ice-cream idea is genius!
    Have a lovely weekend, Rx

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  4. Oh my goodness, Eric. My jaw dropped when I saw the ice cream cone card. Amazing! I SO wish you were here in Cincinnati for the weekend!

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  5. Wowwww!! I'm fascinated with all these cards. They are amazing! Love all of them! :)

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  6. I love your ice cream cone card too!! What stamp set did the wish big come from? I have looked high and low for it to no avail. Thanks

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  7. LOVE the ice cream - so fab! Loved Cars 2 too :o)

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  8. WOW Erin!! Somehow I missed this post of yours earlier, but I'm going to bookmark it to come back to: so many wonderful and fun ideas!!! Thanks for the fun and inspiration :-)

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  9. All of your projects are DIVINE. ;) I love love love those baby jars the best.

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