A Country Crate of Blooms

Stampin Up Jar of Love Bundle Wood Crate Framelits Inspire Crete Challenge #022 GDP#147 Anytime card ideas Michelle Gleeson Stampinup SU

This photo really does not do this card justice. The color and dimension is so much fun. My card was inspired by two challenges this week that provided the color palette and the other the theme.           Country is really not my style but I think this bushel of flowers is sweet. I did a light watercolor wash of Coastal Cabana for the background. I used Shimmery White card stock for…

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A Broadway Bound Birthday

Stampin Up Broadway Bound DSP Birthday card ideas Picture Perfect Birthday Michelle Gleeson Stampinup SU

The Broadway Bound Designer Series Paper (DSP) is scrumptious with Black, Gold, Lovely Lipstick, Lemon Lime Twist and Gray Granite. The black and gold patterns provide a lot of glam while the other patterns are bright and festive. The photos don’t do this card justice. The bright sun mutes the bright colors. It is bold and bright in person. A strip of black card stock anchors the DSP focal point that was adorned with Lemon…

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En Route Suite for #GDP146

Stampin Up GSP145 EnRoute Suite Memories and More Congratulations card ideas Michelle Gleeson Stampinup SU

I love the Sketch Challenge over at Global Design Project #146 this week. Check it out. With every new Stampin’ Up! catalog I get excited about the new products, invest in them and sometimes never use them. This really makes me made at myself. So this year I was more discreet in my investment AND have focused on creating several projects using one stamp set at a time. Right now I am focused on the…

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Color Challenge #GDP145

Stampin Up GDP145 Color Challenge Birthday Card Idea Stiched Framelits Detailed with Love Michelle Gleeson Stampinup SU

Today’s card has a clean design and was very quick to create. You can see there is very little stamping, my Big Shot did all the work. The color palette is the focus of the card and was inspired by the Global Design Project Color Challenge this week. Typically I would layer purple and green together as I usually love that combination. However as I was creating my card Grapefruit Grove seemed to pop against…

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