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Wednesday, February 19, 2014

the sky's the limit Inspiration Card

Please click here to enter Cuttin' & Stampin' Ch 14-7 Spring Is Here!.

Click here for OSAAT Ch200 Use a Digi SteamPunk Profile Card. Please click here to enter One Stitch At A Time Ch200 Use a Digi.

Created this Inspiration card using Lawn Fawn Blue Skies stamp/die set. 

Stamped sentiment. Stamped hot air balloon multiple times. Stamped on chevron pattern paper, solid color paper & burlap. Added twine. Can you see the twine between the solid color paper & burlap of the hot air balloon? Paper pieced the hot air balloon.

Closeup so you can see the paper piecing and the twine used between the solid color paper & burlap.

Supplies List 

fabric: burlap - used for hot air balloon basket
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix BIGkick
   scrapbook paper -  My Mind's Eye Sky,
      sassafras count me in wee bundle 2 pcs - chevron pattern & solid,
   cardstock - blue
stamp/die: Lawn Fawn Blue Skies
twine: orange/white

Entering this into the following challenges:

2/21 Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR#137 Designer Paper X3! 3E(#1) 2/15

2/24 Cuttlebug Mania Let's Feel It 3E(#1) feel - burlap, twine 2/18

2/26 Lawnscaping Ch: Dust 'em Off ! 3E(#2) combtot3ch 2/17


  1. It's a lovely card Melissa. Can you tell us how you've used the Big Shot for out Cuttlebug Mania challenge x

    1. I used
      stamp/die: Lawn Fawn Blue Skies
      to cut the Balloon on the Sizzix BIGkick

  2. Adorable card! Thanks for joining us at Lawnscaping.

  3. So cute! I love the mix of patterns. Thanks for playing along with Lawnscaping Challenges!

  4. Super card. Thank you for joining in with our Lets Feel It challenge at Cuttlebug Mania x

  5. Have been in one once!!!

    Thank you for joining us at the "Let's Feel" Challenge at Cuttlebug Mania!