Having a well-balanced layout is key to pretty cards. Margaret Moody, one of my Stampin' Pretty Pals, has produced another beautiful and balanced sketch for this week's Pals Paper Arts Sketch Challenge (PPA29). Did I mention the the PPA Design Team is offering blog candy for this week's participants? CLICK HERE for challenge details, inspiration samples by the PPA design team and play along!
STAMPIN' PRETTY TIP:
It's no secret that I draw a lot of free inspiration from fashion and home d?cor catalogs. The pillow and colors on the Crate & Barrel cover below were translated into today's circle savvy project. Grab your circle punches and try out this tantalizing texture!
Stamp Set: Well Scripted (Occasions Mini Catalog: 117072 Wood-Mount, 118601 Clear-Mount)
Paper: Whisper White (100730), Dusty Durango (115321), Dusty Durango Textured (115538, Assorted In Colors), Soft Suede (115318)
Ink: Soft Suede (115657)
Cool Tools: Circle Punches (1" (109046), 3/4" (107217), 1/2" (104390), 1/4" Circle Punch (retired but a hole punch works, too), Scallop Border Punch (112091)
The Perfect Touch: Soft Suede Polka Dot 1/2" Grosgrain Ribbon (115612), Stampin' Dimensionals (104430)