Thursday, February 9, 2012

Inspired to Case


     The challenge at Our Daily Bread Designs Blog was to case a card from a design of someone we follow or admire.  WOW - how tough is that!!!  Aside from the many blogs I follow, there are all the Design Team members at Our Daily Bread Designs whose work inspires me on a regular basis.
     For the first few days I was immobilized as I tried to think of what to do.  To try and make it easier on myself, I thought I would first choose a stamp, then go through the gallery and make a decision.  While choosing a stamp at least kept me more focused - there were too many beautiful cards to case.  I literally just chose a number in my head and counted out in the gallery to a card....it was by Sandee Shanabrough.  Seeing her name brought a smile to my face...you see last weekend I met Sandee at the Lawrenceville Stamp show - how fun to case a card she created.
     Sandee stamped her design and did no coloring, so that is what I did....I left off the ribbon and changed the size - as the challenge said change two things.....While this is monochromatic in design I really like how it turned out.  I considered coloring the image (and in fact made one using my Copics) but stamped a second to use on this card.
Thanks for visiting,

Materials:  Our Daily Bread Designs Light of the World image and sentiment and Wood Background.  Memento Ink London Fog, Gray CS


10 comments:

  1. Hi Sherry! Oh what a beautiful case of Sandee!!! She will be so honored!!! I love the wood bg too! Just beautiful! I got to see a pic of you and Sandee at the show! Two beautiful women, inside and out!!! I so hoped to get down to that show but just couldn't do it this time. It's so cool that you are down there now... maybe just maybe one day I can meet you face to face too!!!
    hugs,
    Grace

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  2. Sherry, your card turned out absolutely beautiful!
    Hugs and smiles

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  3. This is fantastic just in the simple shades you have! Love the image you chose, it goes so well with the passage!

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  4. Hi Sherry! I just commented on this at SCS but wanted to come here too! I am so honored and excited that you cased me! I love what you did here! The gray is beautiful and I love the CAS style! You are so sweet! I really enjoyed working with you at the show! Have a great weekend!

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  5. beautiful card, I love the lighthouse!!

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  6. I like this!! Great card, Kush!

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  7. Oh Sherry!! I just love this!! Your wood background with the Lighthouse is gorgeous!! Stunning case!! I am sure Sandee was so honored to have you case her!!! Thanks for joining the ODBD Shining the Light challenge this week!!
    blessings,
    Chris

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  8. Beautiful card! Love that you didn't color it and that background!!

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  9. Congratulations on another Shining the Light award!! This card is a beautiful way of acknowledging Who you look to for guidance in your life - love the simplicity - both of your card and your expression of faith!

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  10. Love this card! I love the simplicity of it! Followed you over from the discussion at Outlawz and joined your blog! Hope you have some time to check mine out!
    www.scrappyduesbydarlene.blogspot.com

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