Saturday, March 8, 2008

Winter Storm '08 (a.k.a. stay at home and stamp day)

Here in southwest Ohio, we got pummeled by a winter storm. About 13 inches total from Friday morning to Saturday afternoon. It's bizarre though because of the drifting, it's a foot high in some spots and you can see the grass poking through in other areas! Here's the view from my home office earlier today:

And here's the view from our back door:

So enough about the weather, on to the important stuff - stamping! I played with my new star punch and made this cute, simple card. I saw another card with the punched star rotated on top of the negative space and wanted to give it a try - love it!And I am totally lovin' the Absolutely Fabulous stamp set! A fellow demonstrator turned me onto it and now I find myself reaching for it all the time! Thanks for looking :)

Stamps: Absolutely Fabulous
Cardstock: Bashful Blue, Real Red, Whisper White
Ink: Versamark
Accessories: Certainly Celery designer series paper, star punch, 1-1/4" circle punch, 1-3/8" circle punch, clear embossing powder, Real Red striped grosgrain ribbon, stampin' dimensionals

4 comments:

Marilyn said...

Glad you got to stamp in the middle of the snowstorm!! The card is really cute with the fun spin on the star punch!! Great job!!

Sheryl said...

Hooray for stampin' snow days!! Super cute card - love the star punch focal point and ribbon tab. I'm really into ribbon tabs lately. :) TFS!

Debbi said...

Adorable, I am a star punch addict and love his idea!!

Ellen aka Chipper (SCS) said...

Love the clean, clean lines! I'm a big fan of simple = beautiful!! Great blog.

I'm also jealous of all that snow. I live in the South, so we don't get very much snow. Well, maybe a flurry here and there, but nothing on the ground.

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