Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Enjoy Today!


It's the third Wednesday of July, which means it's the day that Kelly, Barb, and I share our Ready, Set, Go creations. Not sure what that is? Well, it's a lot of fun! And a bit of creativity. And an extreme challenge theme.

Ready, Set, Go is an idea that Kelly came up with over two years ago and she invited Barb and I to join her on the adventure. We take turns choosing the theme, but the idea is for it to be a bit more challenging than just the average theme. Ready? Set? Go!

This month it was my turn to choose the theme.

I told Kelly and Barb that I am always impressed when I see cards/projects where the crafter used a stamp/die in a way other than it was originally intended to be used. I even shared a few examples with them, just to get our creativity flowing, which of course I didn't really need to do because Kelly and Barb are two of the most creative people I know... awesome card-makers!

This is the July theme... Make a card using a stamp or die in a way other than it was originally intended.

Ready? Set? Go!


Did you figure out what stamp on my card is used in a different way than intended? It's the flower pot. The flower pot is actually a lampshade, turned upside down.

There She Goes "Lighten Up" stamp set:



Here's the inside of my card:



Be sure to check out Barb's blog and Kelly's blog to see what they did with this Ready Set Go theme!


Thanks for stopping by my blog today!


Stamp Sets: Penny Black Sweet Wishes, Spellbinders Peonies Blossoms, and There She Goes Lighten Up stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink and colored with Copic Markers

Papers: Recollections Black and White and SU Bermuda Bay CS and DP from my scrap file

Embellishments: Michael's Enamel Dots

4 comments:

  1. Really cute! Great use of the lampshade. LOL!

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  2. I did pick the lampshade, Jeanette - a sweet card!
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  3. I love the fun layout and bright colors on this fabulous card, Jeanette!!

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  4. I'm oohing and awwing over this gorgeous and quite clever card! This is one fun idea to invert a lamp shape and create a vase - very clever :) It's such a cheerful and happy card with the little flowers blossoming onto the card - a fun challenge this month! I'd say you chose well!

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