Thursday, April 1, 2010

April WICKED Challenges

HOLY COW!!! I just have to say all of this again. I am sooooo excited to tell you that I am the April WICKED Demo over on SCS! In the Stampin' Up! Demo world on SCS WICKED means: Wonderfully Inspiring Challenges Keep Educating Demos!

The challenges are now listed for demonstrators over on SCS. Here are the challenges for all of you to see.
The first challenge was to use stencils. If you don't have a stencil you can make one with a punch. I have 2 samples. One with a stencil and one with a punch for you to see. Right now stencils are my favorite thing.

This first card was made using Elegant Trio Stencils.
Stamp set: Well Scripted, French Filigree Background
Pads: Chocolate Chip, Cameo Coral, Apricot Appeal, Certainly Celery
Cardstock: Apricot Appeal, Cameo Coral, Shimmery White
Accessories: Scallop Oval and Wide Oval Punches, Elegant Trio Stencils, Satin Ribbon

This card was done with using the 2 step Bird Punch as the stencil.
Sets: Tiny Tags, French Filigree Background
Pads: Chocolate Chip, Apricot Appeal, Cameo Coral, Certainly Celery
Cardstock: Cameo Coral, Chocolate Chip, Apricot Appeal, Shimmery White
Accessories: Taffeta Ribbon, 2 step Bird Punch, Jewelry Tag Punch

The next challenge was to make a Mother's Day card and a Father's Day card using the same layout.

Stamp Set: Vintage Vogue, Very Vintage, All Holidays, Well Scripted
Pads: Sahara Sand, Pretty in Pink, Chocolate Chip, Rose Red
Cardstock: Kraft, Pretty in Pink, Rose Red
Accessories: Beautiful Butterflies, Pretties Kit, Satin Ribbon

Stamp Sets: Le Jardin Botanique, Teeny Tiny Wishes, Sanded Background
Pads: Sahara Sand, Bordering Blue, Chocolate Chip, Old Olive
Cardstock: Kraft, Old Olive, Bordering Blue
Accessories: Chocolate Chip Marker, Linen Thread, Vintage Brads

The last challenge was to make a Patriotic Card! Celebrate our freedom and make a 4th of July, honor our troops, I love the USA, God Bless the USA, anything that celebrates our country.
Stamp Sets: Celebrate Everything, Service & Sacrifice
Pads: Versamark, white Kraft
Cardstock: Bravo Burgundy, Night of Navy, Shimmery White
Accessories: Timeless Type Alphabet Sizzlet, White Brads, Navy 1/4 grosgrain, Bravo Burgundy 5/8 grosgrain, White Taffeta, clear and gold embossing powder
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Emma F said...

Woweee Kazoweee ... you are one talented card maker and stamper!!! I LOVE your WICKED challenges, Debra. I'll be playing along with you over this holiday w/end. Super job :)

Jami said...

WOWZAS Debra! Good for you!!!! Great challenges - beautiful cards! Sorry I'm not still in the club to play. They sure picked a great Demo to host and be an example! :)

jill said...

what a talent you are. I love all of them. I want to copy all of them. If I had time or the inclination to do it. So for now I will just look. TFS

Heide said...

What great cards!!
Debra a great big congrats to you!!!
I love every one of you WICKED cards!

Nancy (Shady Tree Studio) said...

Every single one is absolutely amazing, Debra!!! Marvelous.