Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Sweet Stamps For The Ladies Challenge

It is Tuesday, and that means it is time for a new
challenge over at Sweet Stamps Blog.

Our new challenge is "For The Ladies". Come join us
and you could have the chance to win a $20 shopping spree
at Sweet Stamps. Check out all the details at

For my card today, I tried my hand at the Parchment
Craft once again.  I really like this look and think it is 
so feminine. I used the Pretty Oval Frame and Fancy

I stamped my images onto velum with Shades White Dye Ink 
and heat embossed with Fine White Detail embossing powder.
I used my Soft Grip Stylus tools with the
then I colored on the backside with my Memento Markers. 
To get the perforated look to the edges, I used my 

For detailed instructions on the Parchment Craft,
Visit HERE where you will find instructions by Stacey
Richardson on this beautiful craft. 

 Check out the rest of the DT to see what they 
have created for this great Challenge For the Ladies.....

* Joni  *  Kendra  * Mary Frances  * 
Sandy  *  Tamara *

Project Recipe:
Stamps: Sweet Stamps Fancy Flowers Set #1, Pretty Oval Frame
Paper: Vellum, Bazzill
Copics: none
Accessories:  Soft Grip Stylus', Parchment Etching/embossing mat, Piercing/perforating mat, Shades White Dye Ink, White Detail Embossing powder, Memento Markers, 4 split Perforating Tool

Thanks for stopping by, 


Tamara Morton said...

Hi Dawn, I love your parchment you make it looks fabulous

Karen Hasheck said...

This is just gorjus! Do they have a special section in the catalog for these types of stamps? do they sell dies to match?

Thanks, Karen Hasheck (RI team)

shulsart said...

Dawn, you did a fabulous job on this card. Your vellum work is beautiful and a very lovely design to the card. Just wonderful!

Dawnll said...

Your velum design is so beautiful- and I love the clean and elegant look.
Have a sweet week

Anonymous said...

I love how you did the links to our names! I will have to do that next time! Your card is awesome too!!!

Anonymous said...

Oh how beautiful!! I love your paper and the flowers!!!!! Can't wait to see your next creation!!

jonim52 said...

Love the elegance of your card. Gorgeous job.

Mary Frances said...

Dawn, this is definitely one for the ladies! Beautiful job with this vellum flower card! :)

Sandy Fredrick said...

Dawn, what a beautiful card. I love the parchment crafting. It reminds me of an old fashioned doily.

Bon Bob’s Delights said...

This is a gorgeous card. I love the parchment and the flowers in the frame.

~ Kendra ~ said...

Beautiful card, Dawn! I really like that frame stamp and what you did with the flowers!! Great job!


Jacqueline L. Challiss Hill said...

Really pretty and delicate. I know it takes alot of work to perforate all around the edges. Beautiful. I love parchment crafting. Its my favorite thing to do! Fabulous job on the etched embossing!

Jackie Randolph said...

Oh Dawn, your card is absolutely stunning. Beautiful work with the parachment technique.