Thursday, June 16, 2016

Love is in the air

Welcome to Sherrie Scraps 
Hello Everyone! 
I hope you are having a fabulous week~
I have had a busy week trying to squeeze in a lot of things since my hubby and boys are gone on their annual fishing trip. I have spent a lot of time with my daughter, daughter in law and the 3 grand babies...so much fun! I also made a quick visit back home to spend some time with my folks.  I did managed to squeeze in a little bit of crafty time to, yay! This week has just flown by...can't believe it's Friday tomorrow, yikes!

So, today I have a pretty card to share today using some fun stamps and dies from My Creative Time.  I used the Stitched Squares Inside & Out die set for the base and base layers of my card. The base is water colored with tattered rose and victorian velvet. The outside edges are embossed with Sweet Stamps~Fantasy Silver. I then used TH layering stencils and texture paste to add texture. 
I then followed with the next two base layers and then with foam tape adhered the heart in place. The gorgeous heart is Memory Box~Glorious Hearts and Vidalia Heart dies. I just love the Vidalia~so intricate and delicate. Tucked beneath the heart is tack cloth and Memory Box~Chandra Stems. 
The sweet little butterflies are My Creative Time's~Mini Butterfly  dies and some covered with Sparkling Ice glitter. The love is My Creative Time's~Love  die and the sentiment is from The sky is the limit stamped onto a Vintage Stitched Label  die.
I am entering this in the following challenges: 
1.) Little Scrap Pieces Show it Off Saturday
2.) Let's Craft and Create Challenge #114 Hearts and/or Flowers
3.) DL.ART June Linky Anything Goes

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28 comments:

  1. Love the color combination Sherrie...classic and beautiful
    Cheers
    Dr Sonia

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  2. This is absolutely stunning, Sherrie!! I love the hearts...adding those dies to my wish list!! You've accentuated them beautifully!! I love the butterflies fluttering about and the colors!! This is so elegant and gorgeous my friend!! I love, love it!! Thank you so much for playing along at DL.ART!!

    I'm so glad you've been enjoying time with those three sweet grandbabies!! This week has totally flown by. I can't believe Monday is the first day of summer!! I remember thinking spring would never get here and now it's over. I went into Hobby Lobby yesterday and they had their Halloween and Christmas decorations up already!! I wanted to scream, "It's June, people!!" Sheesh, no sense in rushing the days since they go by so fast already!! I hope you have a wonderful weekend my dear friend!! Safe travels to your hubby and boys on their annual trip!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  3. What a gorgeous card Sherrie!!!
    I just LOVE the colors, the texture and those stamps and dies!
    SUPER card my friend!!

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  4. Such a elegant card Sherrie. Love the dies and soft pink colors the touch of glitter is perfect. Awesome dies used and a must have on anyone's wish list. Love it.
    Have a creative day.
    Hugs Nana
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  5. I absolutely love the touch of gold!!I love the pretty butterflies and the beautiful memory box glorious heart die!!
    Stunning card my friend!
    Have a blessed day,
    Migdalia
    Crafting with Creative M

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  6. Beautiful card Sherrie!I love the colors and die cuts. Wonderful design!
    Pam
    scrap-n-sewgranny.blogspot.com

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  7. Oh Sherrie I love the colors of your beautiful card! That heart die is gorgeous! I love your silver butterflies and the cloth adds so much to your card! Thanks for joining us at DL.ART June Linky Challenge!

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  8. This sure is pretty. I like that you have been using some different techniques and crafty supplies. It keeps it fun, huh? I haven't used this paste yet. Is it easy to work with? What do you still want to try? Sometimes I get overwhelmed because there are so many things to try.

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  9. What a beautiful and happy creation! Love it!!! <3

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  10. What a beautiful card, Sherrie. Love the red. :)

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  11. It sounds like you have had the most perfect girls week! I love that you also got in some crafty time! Your cards is so pretty! It looks very elegant with the touches of sparkle and shine! I love the dies you used too! Have a lovely weekend my friend and enjoy your girls :)

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  12. This is gorgeous! I am loving the colors and that big heart!! And YAY! for grandbabies time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  13. Absolutely gorgeous Sherrie!! The metallic accents are so elegant and that fancy heart is glorious! Love the cheesecloth too, a small touch of shabby amid the all the regal!! Sounds like you are having lots of great family time while the boys are away. I do hope you take some time for yourself as well, nothing quite like a little peace and quiet to soothe the soul! hugs :)

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  14. Pretty card Sherrie. I love those little butterflies and the way you did the sentiment. WOW you are a busy lady. How fun to spend time with the grandkids. Thank you for joining the DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge. Katie-DT-member

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  15. Beautiful Sherrie I love the BIG red heart. This is so elegant
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes JUNE Linky Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

    DL.ART DESIGN TEAM MEMBER
    DL.ART crinkle ribbon
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  16. Beautiful card, Sherrie!! Love the little butterflies and that gorgeous heart!! Have a great day.
    Gerda

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  17. Beautiful card Sherrie, love the colors and the use of the "tack" cloth??

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  18. Oh my!!! How beautiful!!! Love, love, love the heart!!! The tack cloth is a great addition. And those butterflies are so pretty!!! Awesome card Sherrie!!!! :)

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  19. Oh, how beautiful! I love the swirly heart, and my favorite part is the white dandelion sticking up from behind! I love it! Just beautiful.

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  20. Oh, how beautiful! I love the swirly heart, and my favorite part is the white dandelion sticking up from behind! I love it! Just beautiful.

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  21. This is so pretty, Sherrie! The tack cloth is a fabulous touch!

    I'm so glad that you've been able to spend time with your loved ones while the boys are away! Sounds like fun!!

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  22. So many pretty details on your gorgeous card! It's truly a work of art. Thanks so much for joining us on Let's Craft and Create.

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  23. Wow Sherrie this card is so gorgeous! I really love all that texture and the design of the card. Such a beautiful card.... you should be very proud! I am glad to hear that you were able to make a trip home to see your parents.... and I hope that visit went well ... and having quality time with your precious grand babies and their moms is just a huge bonus! Enjoy your week my friend!
    Hugs,
    Jo
    xox
    ♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

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  24. It's absolutely gorgeous! I love the colors and that heart... its beautiful! I love the tack cloth it super neat!

    Sounds like a fun week, I hope you are getting some nice weather. We went from overcast to HOT! It's so weird when the beach hits 90, but I'm not complaining.
    Have a great day my friend!
    Shelly

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  25. this card is beautiful my friend. I can't believe how much you fit in to the time your hubby & boys were on a fishing trip!

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  26. Hi Sherrie! Oh WOW! This is simply BEAUTIFUL! Glad you've found things to keep you busy while your hubby is on his trip! I've managed to keep busy too with my son being home on leave.... We take him to Vegas this next week... and I have family that'll be here today - and of course my computer decided to take a nice crash... UGH! I think I finally got it up and running, so I'm able to visit my Favorite blogs again.. Boy I've missed that! Love seeing the different card style you've been doing... looks wonderful! Have a great week!

    Theresa

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  27. Beautiful!
    Thanks for joining us at Let's Craft and Create Challenges blog and good luck
    Maryvonne DT Member

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  28. This is so fabulous! I love all the amazing details and textures on this beautiful card...love, love, love!

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