Thursday, November 4, 2010

Happy Friday!!!!

Whooo hoo!!! I am sooooo happy that its Friday!!! Just two more days before we go to pick up our boy from his Military training!!!! I am soooo excited!!! I just can't wait to see him and give him a great big hug!!!!

In the mean-time, I am working on Christmas gifts and cards to give to friends and family!! I just had to try out the 2 Sketches 4 You Challenge (which I have grown to love, by the way)!! It gives me the perfect opportunity to play with my PTI goodies!!! I also have to mention that my friend Jessica brought me my Stampin Up order this evening, which included some way fun trims!!! Thanks Jessica, you rock!!

Here's this weeks challenge:
and here's my take on the challenge:

Supplies Used:
Cardstock: Bazzill Red and Black; PTI Kraft and Rustic White
Patterned Paper: Girl's Paperie by Margie
Stamps: PTI Tiny Treats Christmas and 2010 Holiday Tags
PTI Ribbon: Pure Poppy
PTI dies: Medium Scallop
Punches: Stampin Up Scallop; McGill Pine Bough
Ink: Tim Holtz Distress Ink by Ranger: Brushed Corduroy; Memento Ink: Tuxedo Black
Kasier Craft Pearls
Stampin Up Glass Glitter: Silver

Thanks for stopping by my blog dear friends!!! You are wonderful!!!
I will try to update the blog while we are on the road!!
I look forward to seeing you then!!!


~amy~ said...

OMGoodness...this is beyond fabulous!!! I love your take on the sketch and the colors are soooo wonderful!

Jocelyn said...

Oh how exciting....give that BOY and BIG HUG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

The card is so are so very talented and you never cease to amaze me!!!

Wishing you a wonderful weekend....filled with making wonderful memories!!!

I just adore you!!!! :-)

Ingrid Danvers said...

What a great take on the challenge, Kristii. You're card is beautiful. I love the traditional red/green color combo with a touch of black.

Renée said...

gorgeous! LOVE the colours and that bow!

Ted said...

That music background paper is just awesome... good choice to scallop that puppy! :)

Michele Gross said...

Love this! The music sheet background is so wonderful!! Great take on Kazan's sketch :)

Kara said...

so the music paper!!

sherryann (aka Sherry Eckblad) said...

love all the details you have put into this card. I especially like the ribbons and music sheet paper.

Heather Jensen said...

Beautiful! Love the papers, stamps, everything. :)
Enjoy your boy. They grow so fast don't they? :)

Danielle said...

I love this card! I'm glad you commented on my blog so now I can check yours out. Very inspiring!!!

Enjoy your weekend :o)

Paper Boutique said...

This has to be a winner, love it!

Kathy Martin said...

I love it Kristi! Great card! :)

Jen Carter said...

Wow! This is gorgeous! I love all the elements and how you used them all together!

Kazan Clark said...

oh my goodness what a beauty!
Thanks for joining us at 2S4Y this week
:) Kazan

Paper Boutique said...

yeiiii!!! good predictions! it had to be the winner, congrats!

Noelle said...

Kristii, this is a stunner! I just love it! Congrats on being featured as the card of the week:) and thank you for always leaving such kind comments on my blog **hugs**

Anonymous said...

This is so adorable card.

Laurie said...

Kristii!! WOWZERS! Congrats!!! This card is stunning!!

Lori said...

congratulations on your being chosen as the card of the week!! Very well deserved!!

curlyqmosaics said...

This is the most festive Christmas card I have ever seen! I LOVE how you incorporated the lime green rather than the traditional green we are so used to seeing at Christmas.

Sue Plote said...

Oh my Goodness, Kristii....this card is so absolutely BEAUTIFUL! I love everything about it!