Sunday, August 31, 2008

Lots of Cosmo.....

Today was so relaxing....lots of playing, eating, stamping, and just enjoying the day! I was finally able to play around with some different Cosmo Cricket lines. I know that 10 seems like A LOT of cards in one day but....I had the sketches and paper planned for over a week. I challenged myself to try some new things. What do you think?

Back In the Saddle Card Recipe:
big shiny flowers, giddyup girl
Paper: wanted dp (cosmo cricket), PTI cardstock
Ink: memento
Accessories: copics, american craft felt ribbon, american craft button, 1 1/4" circle punch

Thanks Card Recipe:
PTI cardstock, fleuriste dp (cosmo cricket)
Accessories: button embellishments (Ladidah), drop me a note stickers (cosmo cricket), sewing machine, may arts ribbon, fleuriste rubons (cosmo cricket)
Cogsmo Birthday Card Recipe:
gizmos & gears
Paper: real red, PTI cardstock, cogsmo dp (cosmo cricket)
Ink: memento
Accessories: copics, cogsmo ribbon, smile rubons (cosmo cricket), elementary rubons (cosmo cricket), american craft red brads, build a brad, 3/4" circle punch, nestabilities
Thanksgiving Card Recipe:
autumn blessings
Paper: gretel dp (cosmo cricket), PTI cardstock
Ink: memento
copics, may arts ribbon, american crafts brads, sewing machine, gretal journaling card (cosmo cricket)

Joy Card Recipe:
batch of bitty fun
Paper: wonderland dp (cosmo cricket), PTI kraft
Ink: white craft, memento
Accessories: copics, lace, american craft buttons, white embossing powder, heidi swapp ghost snowflakes, corner rounder

Loves Promise Card Recipe:
remember happiness
Paper: dutch girl dp (cosmo cricket), PTI cardstock
Ink: stazon
Accessories: PTI ribbon, copics, heidi swapp felt butterflies, icons, sewing machine

Friend Card Recipe:
halfway cafe dp (cosmo cricket)
Accessories: adirondack alcohol ink, SU twill, heidi swapp ghost star, cutter kit, halfway cafe journaling cards (cosmo cricket)

I Love You Card Recipe:
hey sugar dp, PTI cardstock,
Accessories: hey sugar button fashions & strip tease (cosmo cricket), making memories felt alpha, sewing machine, 1 1/4" & 1 3/8" circle punch, may arts twill

Best Friends Card Recipe:
best friends, bliss & a birdie
Paper: PTI cardstock, storytime dp (cosmo cricket)
Ink: memento, ruby red, elegant eggplant, bashful blue
Accessories: spica glitter pen, PTI ribbon, butterflies

Hang Your Stockings Card Recipe:
simply be merry
Paper: be good dp (cosmo cricket), PTI kraft
Ink: memento
Accessories: white rain dots, american craft brads, may arts ribbon, nursery trimtastic ribbon (cosmo cricket), be good die cuts & journaling cards (cosmo cricket),


Kathy said...

Dang Maren! How do you do it? You whip out so many amazing creations so quickly!!!! I swear, I agonize over everything and it takes me forever. If I get to your area, please show me your secrets :-)

Laura (scrapnextras) said...

If I stamped all day...not stop, I might get 5 cards done...but, as magnificent as this? You are amazing...these are amazing! Love what you've done with the paper, they're fabulous, and my favorite, but only by a scooch is the Valentine 1 heart U! Very clever use of these papers!

Sarah Moore said...

wowza! your blog just ROCKS! I am so glad to have discovered it!

Dee Jackson said...

Wow!! All of these cards are totally wonderful!! I love the joy card!! You showcase that Cosmo Paper so beautifully!!