Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Sun and Sea with Ribbon Carousel!

Hello Everyone!  Have you played in this month's Ribbon Carousel challenge yet?
This month's theme is...


So what  prize is up for grabs? How about a Ribbon Carousel?!

  Each month we are giving away a Ribbon Carousel to one of our randomly chosen challenge participants! 
Just a reminder that our Ribbon Carousel Crewmates have divided up into FOUR teams.  Each week you will see fresh projects for this month's challenge!

There are three rules to be eligible for the prize:
1.  You MUST use ribbon or twine on your creation.
2. Your project must be based on the theme of the month.
3. You must add  a NEW project  to the inlinkz on TO THIS POST (click there) and link directly back to your project on your blog or online gallery.

Here is my card for this month's challenge-
Instructions and supplies used for this card are listed below.  

Thanks so much for stopping by and have a blessed day!

Lee Ann  :)

Products Used-
Heartfelt Creations Sand and Sea Precut Set- HCPC3528
Heartfelt Creations  Butterfly and Bunny Precut Set -HCPC 3524 (sentiment)
Heartfelt Creations Decorative Lattice Swirl Die HCD-733
HC Balmy Breeze Paper Collection
Other products-Early Espresso, Pool Party and Very Vanilla SU cs, SU Natural Trim, Pearls, Prismacolor Pencils, black ink, Pool Party ink
Instructions for card-
 Cut Early Espresso cs to 8 ½ x 5 ½ and fold for card base. Cut back panel (with shells) from Balmy Breeze dp. Cut piece of Naturals Trim Ribbon about 6 inches and place across top of dp panel, adhering to back of panel.  Adhere dp panel to card base. Tie short piece of Naturals Trim ribbon around ribbon on card, at left side. Stamp the sentiment from HCPC 3524 onto Vanilla cs. Stamp starfish and shell image to the left and slightly lower than the sentiment. Stamp seaweed image just above starfish. Stamp starfish and shell image a second time on another piece of Vanilla cs. Cut sentiment panel to 3 ½ x 2 ¾, with left side being edge of starfish and sea grass. Cut sentiment panel mat from Pool Party and adhere sentiment panel to it. Color second starfish and shell image. Fussy cut out around the image. Layer fussy cut image over original image. Stamp shell a third time. Color shell, fussy cut out and layer with dimensional over shell image. Sponge a bit of Pool Party ink over left side and corner of card, add pearls to underwater scene.
Lastly, trace around brown Decorative Lattice Swirl die cut onto light blue dp from Balmy Breeze dp. Cut this traced dp out. Adhere light blue dp to back of dark brown swirl die cut and trim away any excess. Adhere swirl die cut to card front, overlapping sentiment panel. Add pearls to swirl.


  1. What a beautiful card-- I love that lattice design and the color combo! GORGEOUS:)


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