Market Fresh with Inspire Create Challenge #23

Stampin Up Market Fresh Darling Label Punch Box Anytime card ideas Michelle Gleeson Stampinup SU

August? How is it August already? Everyone seems to be saying the same thing. I hope you are enjoying your summer and taking in each moment. Today’s project was inspired by the Inspire Create Challenge this week: I really love sketch challenges as they open up our creativity. I consign my cards to a shop and they asked for some Country/Farmer’s Market style cards, So I decided to play with a retired stamp set called…

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Blooms for GDP#148

Stampin Up GDP#148 May Flowers Leaf Punch Falling Flowers Birthday Card Ideas Michelle Gleeson Stampinup SU

Post script: I would like to thank the Global Design Team for being chosen as one of the winning projects. I am so honored. I am squeezing in my entry for the Global Design Team Challenge this week to CASE (Copy And Selectively Edit) Connie Collins. Connie’s signature style is her use of flowers in almost every project she creates. Here is the project we are CASE’ing this week. I chose to go with a…

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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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