Friday, 22 April 2016

#PPA297, Freshly Made Sketches 233, #JAI308

Wow some things just work out!!

I combined 3 different challenges together this week for the first time ever and I'm very happy with how it worked out...

Challenge 1 Colour
Pals Paper Arts

Challenge 2 Sketch
Freshly Made Sketches
This sketch I flipped and made landscape.

and last but not least
Just Add Ink
Theme "Just Add M"

Here is my card with the three combined

The Just add M is pretty obvious and what perfect timing for a mother's day card!
Teamed with DSP a hand stamped panel this worked out perfect.

  • Stamps: A Nice Cuppa
  • Ink:  Wisteria Wonder, Daffodil Delight and Pool Party
  • Card: Whisper White, Have a Cuppa DSP paper Stack, Daffodil Delight, Pool Party and Wisteria Wonder
  • Tools: Cups and Kettle Framelits with the Bigshot, 2 3/8" scallop, 1 3/4" scallop and 1 1/4" circle punches
  • Embellishments:  Dimensionals
  • #PPA297, #Freshly Made Sketches 233, #JAI308

Pop on over to the websites to check out the other cards in the galleries


  1. Great job with the layout and the colors..really like your hearts you stamped for a background...thanks for playing along with the Pals color challenge this week!

  2. I love how each layer has some aspect of the cup of tea - the tea bags, the lemons and especially the hearts! Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches.

  3. Such a sweet use of this set and these colors! What a great card! Thank you so much for playing along with this week's Pals Paper Arts Color Challenge!

  4. Such a gorgeous card Nicole. Fantastic colour combo. Love the mix of the DSP and the sweet tea cup cut out of the heart pattern DSP. Thanks for playing along this week at Just Add Ink. Rochelle xo

  5. Really nice way to show off the colors and these amazing Designer Series Papers. The patterns mix so well. Thanks for playing with us at Pals Paper Arts.

  6. Darling card, I simply love how you brought the patterns and dies together so nicely. Thank you so much for joining us this week at the Pals Paper Arts Challenge, we hope you play along with us again soon!

  7. This is wonderfully bright and cheerful Nicole - I love how you carried your heart theme through the card. Just delightful. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink this week.

  8. Gorgeous! I love your choice of colours and teacup! Any mum would love this card! thanks for joining us at JAI and FMS this week!