Monday, December 27, 2010

Up Up and Away!

 The Holidays are all but over and I for one am sad to say goodbye to 2010! What a great year, oh It had its ups and downs- that's life. I have high hopes for 2011 I have been pondering my list of New Years resolutions and goals, more on that subject another day  {when I figure it all out} *wink*
  In the meantime how about a Mojo Monday sketch card? This weeks offering is a ca-ute stamp set by verve, and the oh so gorgeous Circa 1934 paper by cosmo cricket...did I mention its GORGEOUS??? {love}its vintage wallpaper and typewriter print look!

I put my cricut to work making a 5 1/4" scalloped circle with the Cindy loo cartridge, and smaller circles with plantin schoolbook cartridge. I stamped the hot air balloon onto watercolor paper and colored it in with markers and an aquapainter.The clouds were stamped, cut out and given a generous coat of smooch {love the shimmer} :)

The inside of the card is almost as pretty as the outside!

I feel guilty that it took me so long to ink up this stamp set, but now that I have I can tell you it made it directly to the shelf of favorites!! I would like to do a whole series of these, what a wonderful gift set they would make...if I can part with them.....IF :)



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6 comments:

Cindy Haffner said...

BEAUTIFUL!!

Teresa Kline aka va.sunshine said...

this is so adorable, I luv the little scene...have a fantastic week!

enjoy *~*

jramsdell said...

Super cute card.

JennyKozar said...

Love it!

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

This is so beautiful! Love the stitching around the edges and you've made these papers come to life! Thanks for playing Mojo Monday!

cg said...

Amazing! I saw this through the Mojo Monday link and I can't believe the detail!