Rock-N-Roll Daisies

Stampin up upsy daisy summer sun
Today's card combines a little Rock-N-Roll with Splitcoast Sketch (SC220), Color Challenge (CC210, Kraft, Summer Sun, Riding Hood Red) and my Stampin' Pretty Pals twist to include ribbon.

TIP:  To Rock-N-Roll, I inked the Upsy Daisy stamp with Summer Sun and lightly rolled the edges on a Riding Hood Red Ink Pad.  Every design will be different using this method, but always interesting.  I used a Stamp-a-ma-jig to add the Pocket Silhouettes "friend to friend" sentiment in Riding Hood Red.

I layered the main panel on Riding Hood Red and added a delicious piece of Riding Hood Red Taffeta Ribbon.  The vanilla trim is so rich.  The panel was adhered with Stampin' Dimensionals to Kraft card stock.  Three Summer Sun Corduroy Buttons accent the right side.

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Using this week's Splitcoast Sketch, I layered 1" wide strips of Riding Hood Red and Summer Sun Textured card stock along with a snappy polka dot from Stampin' Up!'s Rockabilly Designer Series Specialty Paper on Very Vanilla.  TIP:  Don't worry about the length of the strips.  Just adhere all five strips and trim  the entire top and bottom at once.  You get a perfect edge that way.

The Kraft card stock base is 4.25 x 5.5 and scored at the top.  TIP:  All Daily Splitcoast Challenges are listed and linked on my left side bar for your convenience.

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Stampin up upsy daisy close up
Stamp Set:  Upsy Daisy (111710), Pocket Silhouettes (111672)

Paper:  Rockabilly Designer Series Specialty Paper (114039), Very Vanilla (101650), Riding Hood Red (111348), Riding Hood Red Textured (111345), Summer Sun Textured (108697), Kraft (102125)
Ink:  Summer Sun (100537), Riding Hood Red (111836)
The Perfect Touch:  Summer Sun Corduroy Buttons (114343), Riding Hood Red/Vanilla Taffeta Ribbon (111365), Stampin' Dimensionals (104430)

Upsy daisy
Pocket silhouettes

33 Comments:

  1. This is TO DIE FOR!! I love every single thing about this card, Mary.

  2. Barb Hendrickson

    Awesome card, Mary! Love everything about it. 🙂

    barb

  3. Another pretty card! Your work is amazing…you have an enormous amount of talent. 🙂

  4. That is awesome. I love the textured papers. I need to get some of them because I think it gives a special touch. Love the buttons as well. Thanks for sharing.

  5. Oh yeah! Love this color combo!

  6. Gorgeous! I never thought of using the rock ‘n roll technique with this stamp image … it’s GREAT!

  7. Just stunning! Great job on the color challenge – love how bright and cheerful it is!

  8. LOVE this Mary!! I think that is one of my very fav stamp sets:-)

  9. Stephanie Daughtrey

    OH MY! I LOVE THIS CARD!!!! You got it girl! I want to copy everything you do! Keep on rockin’, I need the inspiration!!!!

  10. Very pretty! I’m going to be so sad when the RH red is retired, especially that ribbon! TFS! Jeannie

  11. This is gorgeous Mary, I love the design and the colors are great.

  12. Mary ….

    Awesome card….Love everything about it. TFS

  13. oh my! what a fantastic card! the colors-are stunning! wonderful example of rock-n-roll technique too!! the whole enchilada is perfection!
    oxxo

  14. i ditto the comment on RHR. i have LOVED this red to pieces!!! even more than i loved cranberry crisp. yikes! and … adhering my strips and THEN cutting to get perfectly matched edges and SKIP the whole painstaking process of measuring each one individually … WHY would i want to do THAT??? aaaaaaaaargh. sometimes the simplest solutions … i love and adore your wonderful tips (not to mention other things about your designs!).
    friday hugs and blessings, jo ann.

  15. Rosemary Olson

    What a happy card to wake up to! This goes in the top 10 pile. Have a great week-end Mary.

  16. Love, love, love this card! The colors are stunning. You are amazing. Your tips are always right on the money. Thanks.

  17. Grace Lange-Way

    I had been wondering what to do with this set and now I know! Thanks Mary – another fabulous creation!

  18. colleen kramer

    Lovely! What a great time to visit old friends (rock-n-roll and the 2 stamp sets)! Amazing how color and technique change the whole feel of these stamps!

  19. Mary, this is gorgeous! I love your color choices!!
    Kim

  20. That is fantastic!! I couldn’t imagine that color combo but you did a beautiful job.

  21. I had noted the SCS color challenge and wondered if you would take it. I’m glad you did, because the result is beautiful. I have this set and colors, so I’m going to try this. I hope I can get my inks to roll out as well as you did. How do you like working with the Kraft paper?

    Hi Nancy:

    I love working with Kraft paper. It’s the “other” neutral 🙂

    When I saw the SCS colors, I could only picture a kitchen towel . . . funny how our minds work. After looking at my stamps, I was able to use a little more imagination.

    Thank you for your kind feedback on the card.

    Hugs, Mary

  22. This is gorgeous! Love the rock-n-roll technique on this set. I love your take on the colour challenge – I forgot about Kraft when I made mine!

  23. This card is just full of HAPPY!!!!
    Thanks!

  24. This is rockin! Beautiful coloring and those buttons are adorable. Love it!!

  25. So very pretty!

    Many Blessings,
    M.

  26. sandie carter

    This card is beautiful as usual. Thanks for all the wonderful inspiring ideas you share.

  27. Stunning. Absolutely gorgeous!

  28. Oh Mary – this card is just gorgeous!!! Love everything about it 🙂

  29. This is so pretty! Love the rock and roll technique with this stamp! I’ll have to try it! Love those corduroy buttons, of course! TFS! Hugs, Monica

  30. Oh wow, you did great with the SCS challenges! Your card looks awesome! Love the corduroy brads! (Of course! ;P)

    Great job on this one!
    Cindy

  31. This is very very pretty. I find it hard to use this color combo and have it turn out this nice! Thanks for all your tips and the techniques you share. It is really helpful . I have learned so much from your blog .

  32. Gorgeous colors! Love the button detail and the texture…gorgeous! {SMILES}

  33. Super card Mary!! I just love the bright colors and TOTAL 100% EYE CANDY GOING ON HERE… Smiles! 🙂

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