Monday, June 2, 2014

Love To Scrap Challenge--Mind Your Banners

Hello Everyone!
Time for a new challenge on the Love To Scrap Challenge Blog!!  The challenge runs for 2 weeks.  The new theme is:

Mind Your Banners!

Isn't that cute??!!  Use a banner and some stamping on your project.   Now, check out the lovely sponsors.

Prize: 5 images

QKR Stampede

Prize: 7 images

Bugaboo Digi Stamps

On my design team project, I used a fun image from QKR Stampede and added two banners.

Materials List:
CS: White; Textured Barely Banana and Bermuda Bay - Stampin' Up
DP: follow Your Heart- Be Amazing- My Mind's Eye
Copic Markers: BG10, BG15, BG49, BG72, B12, YR68, YR61, E35, R27, Y13
Cloud Embossing Folder: Darice
Banner Die Cut- A Muse Studios
Standard Circle Small die - Spellbinders
Circle Punches in two sizes (on the inside of card)
Alphabet Stickers


  • Print out the digi and let the ink dry before coloring
  • Make card from textured CS
  • Dry emboss the yellow textured CS
  • Add to card front with a strip of the striped DP

  • Color the image with Copic Markers
  • Die cut the image and Bermuda Bay CS with the Spellbinders circles
  • Layer the die cut circles and add to card front with dimensional adhesive

  • Die cut two banners from the DP
  • Add the Alphabet Stickers to spell "under"
  • Add the banners to the card front
  • Stamp "the weather" on a small piece of banner and add to card with a narrow ribbon bow
  • Decorate the inside with the same papers


  • Color a small version of the image
  • Punch out with a circle punch 
  • Punch a Bermuda Bay circle  and add both to inside

This should be a fun challenge for you!  If you don't have a banner die cut, hand cut some flags or triangles and add to a fun card!  Lots of scope.....  I can't wait to see what you come up with!!  Have a great day!  Love ya.


  1. What a fabulous card!! Love the cute image and pretty colors!! Have a great day.

  2. So Cute! Love the colors and the way you did the sentiment. Beautiful on the inside too!

  3. So so so cute, Karen! That image is the best! Your design is wonderful and I love how you finished the inside!

  4. Karen this is so darn cute, just has to make you smile!!
    PS: If you pop on over to my blog, you are the winner of my blog candy for May!! Congrats!!

  5. oh, that's so so sweeet!!! i love this image and how you used the paper to match the raining drops!! with the 2 banners, it gives such a movement to the card!!

  6. This is adorable! Love the cute image, and the way you added part of your sentiment to the banner

  7. Too cute!! Love this image!! Using the banner for part of your title is just great too! Love this card!!

  8. Cute card! It's definitely cheerful for someone under the weather.


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