GO TEAM USA!
Okay, so on to the challenge update. Unfortunately, my very first challenge was a total flop. But it's okay with me, no sadness. There are many challenges out there and if you don't advertise (which I had no intention on doing) it becomes a shot in the dark as to if folk (and yes I mean "folk") will find you. With that being said, I have decided not to do the Olympic challenge (bummer drag). I had some really fun stuff planned but it doesn't really seem practical if no one enters. However, that does not in any way diminish my spirit of posting my Olympic cards and crafts.
Today I am posting a card that represents my country the good ole' US of A! And what better way to rep. my country than by posting one of the new specialty Magnolia Stamps. This little lady is called Liberty Tilda. I purchased her at our local craftstore the Crafty Scrapper in Waxahachie, TX for anyone local. And of course you can always go to Magnolia-licious to find the newest and many older Magnolia stamps. I hope you enjoy the card and get inspired to doing something representing your country or any country during these Olympic Games.
|Libby is still holding her tablet but she is such a talented babe, she's holding flowers as well. You Go Libby!|
Paper: Paula Deen (doesn't have name) I got it out of the Michael's $1.50 bins, you get 12 6x6 sheets of coordinating paper. Poker-dot is an old My Minds Eye.
CS: Cream coloured based from my stash, dark brown from Hobby Lobby
Stamp: Liberty Magnolia, the "Liberty and Justice for all" is from Heartfelt Creations , the sentiment inside the card is something I made up and printed out on my computer.
Inks/Markers: Momento Tux Blk and Rich Cocoa, COPICs from Rusty at Oozak
Dies: Magnolia Swedish Lace, Spellbinders Nesti Labels Fourteen
Flowers: Roses are from Wild Orchid Crafts (WOC) the other flowers are from the Wilton Cake decorating supplies and the blue flower is from the Crafty Scrapper.
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