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Wednesday, February 12, 2014

blue skies are ahead Hot Air Balloon Card

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Created this card using Lawn Fawn Blue Skies stamp/die set. Used a sketch which you can see below. Used vellum papers. Paper pieced the Hot Air Balloon using Kraft cardstock for the Hot Air Balloon basket. Liked the way I was able to curve the LF sentiment for stamping to mimic the curve of the Hot Air Balloon.

Supplies List 

ink:  Memento - Bahama Blue, Bamboo Leaves, Lady Bug
paper:  My Minds Eye Sky scrapbook paper, vellum - blue, clear, green, 
   cardstock - Kraft, green, pinks, white
Spellbinder: Nest Classic Ovals
stamp: Lawn Fawn Chevron Backdrops
stamp/die: Lawn FawnBlue Skies

Entering this into the following challenges:

2/12 Lawnscaping Ch75 Dots & Hearts 3E(#3) combtot3ch 2/3

2/16 My Craft Spot Ch126 Sketch Ch 1E(#1) 2/10

2/17 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch90 Paper Piecing UE 2/11


  1. Super cute card! Love the hot air balloon and the fun vellum! Also, love the way your stamped the image with a curve...looks awesome!
    Sherrie K

  2. Thanks so much for joining us in the challenge at My Craft Spot!
    Sherrie K

  3. Pretty! Love the curved sentiment and addition of vellum!
    Thank you so much for playing with us at Lawnscaping Challenges :)

  4. What a cute image and scene you have created. Love the hot air balloon. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps.

  5. Really nice card. Love the balloon.

  6. This is so pretty! Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  7. Super card - and such a wonderful way to share some encouragement. I love that sky you stamped!!

    Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!

    Small Bits of Paper

  8. Very cute! Thanks for joining us at My Craft Spot this week!


  9. Super cute card, Melissa! Thanks for joining the fun at My Craft Spot!