Saturday, December 31, 2011

Penny Black Blog Hop Entry

I was completely inspired this afternoon by all the fabulous creations on the Penny Black Blog Hop. I decided to join in the fun with this quick creation inspired by: Jeanne Streiff. Her creation was totally eye catching and I had to try a similar design.

Colored Cardstock: Penny Black
White Cardstock: X-Press It
Ink: Momento - Black Tuxedo & Tim Holtz - Walnut Stain
Stamps: Penny Black - Mimi's Heart (main image), Mimi's Christmas (gift), Betsy Bluebell (enjoy your day)
Baker's Twine: Divine Twine
Markers: Copic & white paint Sharpie
Punches: Marvy Uchida - scallop, round, square

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Cooking it up with Katie - Anything goes
Party Time Tuesdays - Anything goes
Scrapbook Sisters - Anything goes
Shopping our Stash - Tie It Up!
Top Tip Tuesday - Anything goes
Outlawz - Greeting Card group - Anything goes
The Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge - Anything goes
Card Crafters Circle - Anything goes
Stampin for the Weekend - Anything goes

Thanks for visiting and Happy New Year!


  1. hi Katherine
    have enjoyed visiting and browsing your blog .inspirational creations cards and pages
    love the layout in green hues framing the cute image .
    hugs shirley-Anne

  2. Your eye for details is perfect. It's been a pleasure admiring this very pretty card. :)

    Thank you so much for playing along with us at Top Tip Tuesday!
    Also, if you have a TIP you’d like to share you'll be eligible for the TOP TIPPER PRIZE as well. Check out the details when linking.
    Lisa xx
    Come by and visit us next week. We'd love to see you again!

  3. This is beautiful! I love the 'worn' colours ... and a sweet image too! Thanks for sharing with us at the Card Crafter's Circle!

  4. Hi Katherine,
    Great card design and love the twine you used to add to the sweetness!!!!Happy New Year and thanks for entering our challenge this week at Card Crafter's Circle and hope to see you again next week!
    Trish Munro
    Card Crafter's Circle Design Team

  5. Darling image; well coloured; super card. Thank you for entering this little gem in this week's challenge at Card Crafter's Circle.

  6. A lovely card and great little image. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Elaine

  7. Fab card - love the green. Great image too :)

    Thanks for joining us this week over at Top Tip Tuesday for our 'Anything Goes' Challenge. Don't forget if you have a Top Tip to share with us next week you could also win the Top Tippers Prize!

    Carol x

  8. Hi Kathy,
    Thanks for stopping by my blog. Your blog is lovely, I love your creations.
    I'm getting caught-up on checking out blogs form Outlawz, I'm now a follower! Happy New Year!

  9. gorgeous creation - thank you so much for sharing your wonderful work with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
    Happy New Year
    Hugs Kate xx

  10. Love this little girl, your card is so amazing!

    Thanks for sharing your lovely work with us at Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge this week.

    Hugs and Happy New Year, Franz.

  11. Super duper cute card, Katherine!

  12. She's adorable! Love your colouring and the layout of the background you used! Thanks for joining in at Card Crafter's Circle!

  13. She is so pretty. I love your card.
    Just became your newest follower.
    Hope you'll stop by mine.

  14. Hi Katherine, I found you on The Outlawz and am now a follower. I love the details of your cards and think I will be visiting often. I think you are already following me but if not visit

  15. so sweet! Lovely coloring, the white dots give it the right touch :)
    Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our stash!

    Hugs, Alica ;)

  16. Fantastic project Katherine! Thank you so much for entering this in our challenge at Stampin for the Weekend and good luck!

  17. Mom your card is very detailed and i love the white dots!


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