Saturday, April 16, 2011

Etsy Inspired Challenge #135

Welcome to another fun Etsy Inspired Challenge. Our Shop: Creating Is Fun. Winner Prize: any ONE item of winner's choice. Coupon code for everyone: FRI50 Sponsor: Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps
About Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps And More is a division of I Did It Creations, was created and is owned by Robyn Weinrib. Robyn offers a wonderful variety of digital stamps and digital papers, designed to meet the needs of all digital paper crafting addicts for every occasion.
Winner prize: Either 5 digital stamps or 4 digital stamps and 1 paper set of the winner's choice to the winner of this challenge.
My inspiration came from this weaving ribbon. I weaved the ribbon through a wide lace. Once that's done, I first stamped the text for subtle background, then I added lots of layers of shades and colors with varied images. This Delicate Leaf Cluster is truly versatile.
thinking of you
Please check out our fabulous DT and see what they come up with.
Ashley, Angi, Carole , De
Emily, Jackie, Joy,
KerryKimme (April guest design)
Ruby, Savannah , Sherry
Virginia (you are here)
Please link your project to Etsy inspired Challenge here. On a personal note, today is my daughter Stephanie's 22nd birthday. She is the perfect daughter that any one would want to have. I'm truly blessed!
Happy Birthday , Stephanie!

48 comments:

donna mikasa said...

Your card is awesome! I love the depth you created with the layered stamping! And a very Happy Birthday to Stephanie!

Cathy Fong said...

what a beautiful card! i love the layered stamping effect here. and the colour are lovely. thanks for sharing. Happy birthday to Stephanie.wish u all the best

Marie-Anne said...

Congratulations with the birthday of your daughter Stephanie.

Your card is lovely.

Marie-Anne

CinnamonSally said...

Happy Birthday Stephanie have a great day.

Fabulous card by the way Virginia.

Eve said...

Luv your card with desing & colors! I luv that stamp set too! Happy Birthday Stephanie! She is beautiful! :-)

Jeanette Marchand said...

Your card is beautiful. I love the layers and the colours.

Tammy said...

Your daughter is stunning Virginia! Like her mama! Love the bling accents on your card!

Sherri Thompson said...

Beautiful card-such gorgeous colors! Happy birthday to Stephanie, too-she's so pretty! Just like her mama! ;)

Disp6194 said...

This card is so gorgeous, I love the colors!Speaking of gorgeous Happy Birthday to Stephanie :)What a beautiful young lady!

Angi @ CokiePop said...

Looovvveee how you weaved the ribbon through the lace trim. Fab idea. The colors of your card are beautiful. Happy Happy Birthday Stephanie! :)

Barb said...

Virginia, this card is what I call perfection! Wow! The shading is so beautiful with all your lovely stamped layers and that lace and ribbon combo is beautiful! Happy Birthday hugs to sweet Stephanie! :)

Lin said...

Happy Birthday to sweet Stephanie!! And I love your card today - you do magical things with the leaf cluster set! Have a fun weekend with the family.

BabyBokChoy said...

Happy birthday to your DD!! She's just radiantly beautiful! wow!!! so is your card!!!

StampinCathy said...

Happy Birthday Stephanie! Your card is so cute!

Karen from MI said...

DARLING CARD, VIRGINIA! :) LOVE your color palette.....so Springy!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, SWEET STEPHANIE!! You are BEAUTIFUL and such a LOVELY young lady!! I'm so PROUD to know you, Stephanie. Hope your day is filled with SMILES and time spent with those you love the most.

It's a special day for you, too, Virginia! :) I'm sure you remember exactly every second of the day you gave birth to Stephanie. You can be proud of yourself that she's such a BEAUTIFUL person! :)

Love, Karen xoxoo

Kerry said...

Wow! I LOVE this card! The colors, stamping, and trim are all fabulous! Beautiful job! Happy birthday to your lovely daughter...hope you get to spend some special time with her today!

Dwita said...

Yay! Happy 22nd birthday for Stephanie. Great card, Virginia.

Andi (RrlScrapGal) said...

Oh Virginia!!! What a beautiful card!!!

I have to give you a HUGE Shout Out!! Congratulations on your new DT assignment with CAS-ual Fridays!!!!! Can't wait to see what you come up with!!!! Yipppeeeee!!!!!

CanadianScraps43 said...

Wow what an amazing card. Love all the layering.

Stamping Cafe said...

Happy Birthday to Stephanie, wishing her a special day that is special just like her!! I love your gorgeous card as always!!

Ann said...

Ohhhh, this is LOVELY! I adore the colors!

Deirdre said...

Great card - happy birthday to Stephanie.

Trinh said...

Wow, this is gorgeous, Virginia! Beautiful job of stamp layering. And happy birthday to your DD!

justsomestuffimade said...

Such an adorable card Virginia! I love your layers of stamping ;)
Special birthday wishes to Stephanie too. Hope you are having a great day!
Hugs, Ruth S

Martha said...

what beautiful creation, so happy the items were able to inspire you :)

Emily (stampingout on SCS) said...

Happy Birthday to your beautiful daughter, Virginia! I am IN LOVE with your card today. It is drop dead gorgeous! :)

diana said...

What a lovely card with the layered stamping & those colours! TFS ;-)

Shirley said...

Your card is lovely and so is your daughter!!

Clare said...

Wow, this is so GORGEOUS, Virginia! All the stamping and techniques put into this card truly amazes me! :)
Happy birthday to Stephanie!! :)

alexandra s.m. said...

BON ANNIVERSAIRE Miss Stephanie!!
May all your wishes come true!

Congrats Virginia, your D.D is truly beautiful!
I love your card! absolutely marvelous, it makes me miss my inks and stamps ;-S snif...snif....

MarcyK924 said...

Happy Birthday Stephanie! What a gorgeous daughter Virginia! You should be a proud Mom. And I LOVE your card. :)

AnitaRex said...

Goodness could your daughter be any more beauitful?? Wow! Love that photo of her! 22 already! So nice to read that she is such a joy to you! Such a pretty card today, I love your stamping and the way you weaved the ribbon!

susanne said...

A beautiful card Virginia! Gorgeous colours and I love that weaved ribbon! Gorgeous daughter too! Happy Birthday Stephanie!

Tenia Nelson said...

Wow...what a gorgeous card Miss Virginia and your daughter is so so gorgeous too!!! Hope all is well....

pcm said...

Happy Birthday to your daughter!

Kelly said...

what a cute cards....happy birthday to your daughter....pls drop by my blog,i have couple of awards for you.....

Emily Leiphart said...

Your card is stunning, Virginia! I love all the beautiful colours and layers. Happy Birthday to Stephanie, too. She is so beautiful!

Ruby said...

I LOVE the way you've translated the ribbon onto your card, perfectly done! Lovely card!

Ruby said...

ps - your daughter is beautiful. I can't imagine mine being 22, seems a lifetime away, yet not far either!

Brenda said...

Stunning Virginia! And such beautiful colours!

Suzanne C said...

Happy Birthday Stephanie!!! Your family totally special and you can see it in the stories you share. LOVE THIS card!!! stared at it for awhile admiring the depth of colors and layout!

Sue D said...

Beautiful card--I like the bling. Happy birthday to Stephanie.

Jocelyn said...

WOW! What a truly stunning card!! Those stamps are gorgeous, and I love the color scheme! The weaving of the ribbon through the lace is very clever.

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

OHHHHHHHH! I Love how you were inspired by this ribbon/lace--and you used some on your card! LOVE your inking and the stamping is sooooooo beautiful! You rocked this EIC challenge! LOVE LOVE LOVE:) And happy birthday your little girl, Stephanie (ok--she's not so little anymore)!! Hope she enjoyed her day!!

ps...congrats on SOOOOOO many comments! I hope that I get that many this week for my Growing in Unity! Fingers crossed--:)

Alice Wertz said...

gorgeousness! love the pretty colors you used. happy belated birthday to Stephanie!! sorry that i am late, but hope she success in everything she does!!

Kathy (krolski) said...

Your card is gorgeous and so is Stephanie! Happy belated Birthday Stephanie!

Kimba's Kreations said...

FAN-TAS-TIC card!!!!!!! Happy Birthday Stephanie!!!

Elizabeth Allan said...

Virginia the depth that you created with the ink blending is fabulous. Color combination is spectacular.