Another Card Contest

Did you all have a happy Cinco de Mayo/National Scrapbooking Day? I sure did. Hubby and I went out for an early dinner and then to the LSS that had all of their clear stamps 40% off! I got a gorgeous Technique Tuesday Masterpieces of Paisley set and an Autumn Leaves Second Nature set. And while I was walking around a sales gal started talking to me and handed me a 40% off coupon, so I got one of the new Penny Black stamps I've been eyeing. This one is called modesty. All in all, I had a very happy shopping trip!

Okay, so I feel like it's time for another card contest. Anyone want to play? This contest will run until I hit 25,000 hits. The winner will receive a set of 6 Sakura Stardust Twilight pens and a 6x6 Basic Grey paper pad (your choice of styles). Just link your card photo using the sketch below to the comments of this post (or email me). I'll pick a winner once I reach 25,000 hits. For every 1o entries I receive I'll add another winner and prize to the winner's list, so tell your friends. All entries to date will be posted in a slideshow on my blog when I reach 24,500 hits. You may enter as many cards as you like, but only one card per person can win. So if you're ready....here's the sketch and the rules:


Rule #1: Don't flip the sketch.

Rule #2: Top panel must be circular in shape.

Rule #3: Have fun!




And here's my card sample. This one uses Sassafras Lass paper from last month's Self Addressed kit. The Hey Cupcake stamp is A Muse and is colored with Prismacolor pencils and Gamsol. I highlighted with Stardust and Xmas Red Stickles, then punched out with a Super Jumbo Circle punch and dotted around the edges with my Sakura Black Glaze pen. It's matted on a Mega circle punch and a Basic Black Giga scallop circle punch. I dotted each scallop with a little stardust stickles, too. Brads are Doodlebug Design and ribbon is May Arts.

43 comments

  1. Hey Cupcake... what a CUTE card! LOL I may just have to give your layout a try today. Plus. I still need to make my card inpired by your Sushi plate. So many things to do... :)

    Hope you have a great Sunday!

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  2. Its gorgeous! Love that paper! Here's hopin I can play tonight! Hugs!

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  3. OK, I am ALL over this one, baby!!! I'm off to the workbench with sketch in one hand and NEW paper in the other!! aahahaha!!

    Thanks Jules!!
    ss

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  4. oh fun Julee, love that TT paisley set. I'll have to get my brain goin' on your contest. Looks like fun!

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  5. What an adorable card!! I am SO in!!

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  6. This is a boss card, a boss sketch and a boss contest. You rock!

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  7. OMG How cool are you!!! I am on this one! I LOVE the layout...now only if I had my scalloped punch...hmmmm. I will email you my results - and I might even use BROWN *grin*

    I love your example...sweet!

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  8. How fun! Love your contests! Hopefully you give those of us who don't have a scalloped circle punch (and are trying desperately to get one!!) a fair chance! Cause everyone who does use one in their entry has an unfair advantage (hee hee!)
    Fabulous card...(as always)
    Thanks for the fun!

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  9. great card sketch. love your card

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  10. Caaaaaaaaaaaaa-ute!! I will play =)

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  11. Hi ya. Got time to play last night and here's my card. It's posted on this blog entry:
    http://bethanypaull.blogspot.com/2007/05/julees-sketch.html

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  12. how fun Julee, Here's my take on your fabulous sketch!

    http://sherrie-cardcreme.blogspot.com/2007/05/card-contest_08.html

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  13. As always I love your sketch, so of course I had to play too. I created two cards using the same sketch and the same color combo. Here's the link to my cards: http://stampowl.blogspot.com/2007/05/two-cards-same-sketch-same-colors.html

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  14. Hi Julee! I visit your blog often and love your card sketches. Here is the link to my entry posted on my blog at "Stamping with Serendipity"...

    http://smileycollector.blogspot.com/2007/05/best-fishes.html

    Thank you for the inspiration! Smiles 2 U, Pam :)

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  15. I really like that sketch! Hopefully I will get time to make one and post! What fun!

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  16. Love your blog ... here's my card. http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/550980?cat=500&ppuser=101004

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  17. Looks like a fun sketch!
    I don't know if you remember me from SWISS, I'm thecardpixie on SCS. I just had to say I know which LSS you were talking about cause I work there! I may not have been there yet when you were shopping, but just wanted to say if I am there next time you come, it would be nice to chat a little!

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  18. I read about this contest on Bethany Paull's blog and thought I would play!
    Here are my cards in this post on my blog.
    http://juliejeandesigns.typepad.com/juliejean_designs/2007/05/rain_rain_and_m.html

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  19. love the sketch and the card too.

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  20. Alrighty! Here is mine...

    http://mamadinis.blogspot.com/2007/05/shabby-chicgiraffe.html

    Thanks for the fun contest and great layout!

    Dina
    dini from SCS
    mamadinis.blogspot.com

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  21. Fun layout! Thanks for the challenge. Here's a link to my attempt at the layout:
    http://inkingaloud.blogspot.com/2007/05/no-stamps-here.html

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  22. Hello! I am taking part in a card contest for the first time. eeek :). It was really fun to try it :). I loved the sketch and will surely make more cards using it.

    Here is mine: http://paperiini.blogspot.com/2007/05/korttikilpailun-kortti-card-contest_11.html

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  23. sorry.. had to change the link a bit... http://paperiini.blogspot.com/2007/05/korttikilpailun-kortti-card-contest_4817.html

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  24. O.K. I was a good girl and made your sketch. if you go to my blog
    (http://stampnscrapwithpaula.blogspot.com you will find the strawberry card. It is bright red. LOL. Like strawberrys come in any other color. So....Maybe later I will have time to do another. Rubber Hugs

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  25. Okay, I made my card...
    http://stampgirl.typepad.com/burnin_rubber/2007/05/robot_lovehow_s.html

    Next on the list? My sushi plate card!! Definitely this weekend! LOL

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  26. What a great Sketch Julee. I loved playing with it.
    [url=http://beate.blogs.splitcoaststampers.com/files/2007/05/stampendous-bees-julee-sket.jpg]Here is my take on it.[/url]
    How about you try my sketch next. You have until Monday morning. I am giving away May Arts ribbon and an unmounted Big Deal Alpha.
    Happy Mother's day weekend. Hugs and smiles

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  27. great sketch I can't wait to use it! I LOVE your doodle circles around your main image. It frames it so well and looks fabulous! Cute stamp too, I am going to look for that one!

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  28. Love your sketch! I finally got to make a card using it!
    http://oodabugalley.blogspot.com/2007/05/poetically-artistic-sketch.html

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  29. Great sketch Julee, I had fun with it. Here is the link to my card.
    http://patspapercreations.blogspot.com/2007/05/wowis-it-saturday-already.html

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  30. Great sketch! I made my card for the a million thanks drive.

    http://pottsplace.blogspot.com/2007/05/julie-at-httppoeticartistry.html

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  31. Thanks for the sketch....nothing like last minute for Mom's Day :)

    http://hopestampseternal.blogspot.com/2007/05/trying-tole.html

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  32. Great sketch! I came up with this:

    Here's Mine!

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  33. Great Sketch challenge!

    Here is the link for my version.

    http://stamploungeprojects.blogspot.com/

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  34. I have one more...

    http://stampinwhenican.blogspot.com/2007/05/okay-one-more-christmas-card-and-then.html

    Thanks Julee!

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  35. So glad I had a chance for this one! Here it is:
    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/555487?cat=500&ppuser=93886

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  36. Hi Julee, I am new to visiting blogs, but I saw your lovely sketch on SCS by Steubner and just HAD to do one! I hope my link works... as I said, I am new to this! I had so much fun with the sketch, really beautiful and it definitely called me to use my Lily Kate paper by Basic Grey I have been hording!

    Thanks and hugs, michelle


    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/555849?cat=562

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  37. Jennifer (jennifer-g on SCS)May 14, 2007 at 4:26 PM

    I SO love your card! What great colors and that paper - ooohhh. I really like your card sketch so I decided to try another challenge - my SECOND in TWO days - it's some kind of record for me!! Stamping therapy is wonderful, thank you for all the inspiration! Here is my link:

    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/555903?cat=500&ppuser=10456

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  38. I emailed you my entry... and just made it! I will post it on my blog tomorrow

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  39. Hello again,
    I already commented on this post, but I decided to try your sketch for my belated Mother's day card for my mom.

    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/556200?cat=500&ppuser=3639

    This was a really fun sketch!

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  40. I know I'm probably really late, but I had to share.

    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/556788?cat=500&ppuser=103320

    Great Sketch!

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  41. I am late too, but just came across your blog and found this gorgeous sketch, I new I had to make it. Thanks for sharing, such a great blog!!

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  42. Can't wait to see the slideshow. I LOVE LOVE LOVE your card! It is yummilicious! Thanx for sharing and the challenges. Lesa :)

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  43. Hi Julee!
    I was browsing through some of the sketches I had saved in my Favorites and ran across this one. Would it be okay to feature it on my blog as my weekly sketch?... giving you the credit of course! I love your work!!!!
    Thanks~
    Angel

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