Saturday, March 14, 2009

Happy Birthday, Herb!

Hope you are all are having a great weekend. I'm running out of time for Kristina's Color Inspiration Challenge #45. My brother, Herb, celebrates his birthday next week. These colors were a great masculine combination. Kristina's colors this week were:
basic black, basic gray, and whisper white


Thanks for looking!
Card Ingredients
Stamps: Four Square (SU!)
Paper: Basic Black, Basic Gray, Whisper White, Urban Oasis & Prestwisk DSP (SU!), Black & White Basics Sneak Peek Pieces (PTI)
Ink: Memories Black
Tools: Square Scallop Punch (SU!), corner rounder (Fiskars)
Other: foam tape, chipboard button (Colorbok), polka dot ribbon (Target Dollar Spot), black & white ribbon (Michael's), silver beads (Michael's)

37 comments:

Ashley C. Newell said...

OMG this is awesome!!! So striking!

Brandi said...

Anthonette,
Brilliant and awesome! My favorite hands down!
Brandi

Life Made Creations said...

This is fabulous! I love the simple layout of this card, and all the dimension and texture. Great job!

Shari Bielefeld said...

I love this card! I think the detail on each square is just awesome!

SmilynStef said...

Classy Classy Classy ... love this.

Ifat Art said...

You did a great job with that color combo! That is one cute card.

Thanks for sharing,
IfatArt

www.alifeandartinprogress.blogspot.com said...

Again you did an amazing job with this challenge!!!!

E.T said...

love your cardits so simple and soo nice

Lydia said...

Oh Anthonette it's a heart stopper!!!!

Lydia

Angie Tieman said...

WOW! This is awesome! A winner for sure!

Nancy Riley said...

Brilliant design! Well done!

Alina Brito said...

LOVELY!! great job with the colors of the chanllenge

Lisa Brown said...

Oh I Love this! I am So going to have to CASE you! beautiful job on the challenge!

Winter said...

Beautiful card as always! I might have to card jack this one! :) That design would be perfect for some invitations I need to make!

Tracey Old said...

Fantastic card, love the design. well done.

Two Happy Stampers said...

Awesome as usual, Anthonette!! =)

Cindy Major said...

Lovely design!

Cindy

Linda Bandow said...

What a great card! This is a great idea....for my boys or my husband.....Thanks! It is so simple which is why it is so effective.

Winter said...

When I saw this card I told you I wanted to card jack it :), well I did. I made some birthday invitations for my daughter. Thanks for the inspiration! I hope you can stop by and see them! Have a Blessed day!

Christa said...

What a great job!

Two Happy Stampers said...

Anthonette, I know I already posted a comment, but I'm just letting you know that you have a blog award waiting for you on our blog! Come by and get it when you have a chance! =)

Have a great day!

Chris said...

Love it...never thought to do scalloped inchies. Love the different patterns/textures. :)

Clair & Sharni said...

Super card! & Congrats for getting in the top 15! xxx

Julie said...

this is really beautiful! I just LOVE the scallop square...it's quickly becoming one of my favorite punches! Gorgeous card - congrats on being on the top!

Deanna said...

Gorgeous! Congrats on the top 15... love a little PTI in there!

Anonymous said...

Very simple and classic. Well done design.

Jessica Rosario said...

Love it!!! Congrats on top 15!! First time I visit your blog and so happy to know there's someone close to my area that love rubber stamping :)

Lisa Brown said...

Awesome...I knew it...a sure pick! Congrats on top 15!

Ryemilan said...

Fabulous card Anthonette!

Best wishes,
Sam.

Deb said...

I just love your designs - and this card is no exception. It's one of my favorites from the top 15! Congratulations!

Jackie said...

Very sharp. Very classy!

Christine said...

WoW!!! What an awesome card...love that button! Congrats on top 15!!!

Simple. Chic. Simply chic. said...

this is great! I never use that little square punch, now you ve inspired me! Love it.

Joyce said...

Excellent design and use of the colors or lack of:). Congrats on being in the top 15.

Makeesha Byl said...

WOW Anthonette this is gorgeous! I love the simplicity of it! Great job. Love Keesh x

Theresa Forseth said...

Hey you! Good job on making Kristina's picks - I knew you would when I first saw this little stunner! Hope you're doing well!

Judith Fogt said...

Have just joined blogspot and am browsing around in the cardmaking/rubberstamping blogs.
I think yours is outstanding! It's very hard to come up with an attractive card with the color gray predominating - but you did it!
Judith