Monday, August 10, 2015

Let's Make a Lighthouse Scene - KSS

Being a coastal girl, the Kitchen Sink Stamps Multi Step Lighthouse is one of my favorite sets. Today I have used it to create a masculine sympathy card using the gate fold for this week's challenge over at the Mod Squad Challenge Blog. I have also entered it in Incy Wincy Designs' Sea, Sun, and Sand Challenge. My post is sponsored by Kitchen Sink Stamps who will again be sponsoring the Mod Squad Challenge on August 19. Be sure to check it out. This week's sponsor of the Mod Squad Challenge is Gina K. Designs.

Stamps: Multi Step Lighthouse by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Papers: Recollections White, Stampin' Up Bermuda Bay and Baked Brown Sugar
By the Sea Collection - My Anchor by Graphic 45
Assorted scrapes
Inks: Layers for the Lighthouse
Layer 4 Memento Espresso Truffle
Layer 3 Memento Rich Cocoa
Layer 3 Memento Toffee Crunch
Layer 1 Memento Desert Sand
Sand - Memento Peanut Brittle
Ocean - Stampin' Up Coastal Cabana
Sky - Stampin' Up Pool Party
Tools: Cuttlebug Sand Dollar and Starfish Die
Martha Stewart Fern Punch
SU Oval Punch
Embellishment: Jute Cord

Also members of the Kitchen Sink Crew:


  1. Just the perfect masculine card design Lynn.

    Hugs Diane

  2. Oh, I love this card. The stamps that you used are gorgeous. Love those shells on the bottom right, so sweet. Thanks for playing in the Mod Squad Challenge this week. Hope to see you again.

  3. I love how you used the lighthouse image in the center of the gate fold. Wonderful colors too. Great card!

  4. Lynn, your masculine card is perfection. Love the stamped background paper, the gate fold design and the coloring on the lighthouse for the focal point image.

  5. Absolutely GORGEOUS!! I love the nautical theme and that lighthouse is very cool!! Thanks for sharing! :)

  6. Love the cool design of this card- and the lighthouse image is wonderful- a pretty image for a Sympathy card! Your KSS are always so pretty too- I really NEED to find time to play with mine........

  7. Hi Lynn - this is a lovely card and so elegant for a Sympathy card too. The lighthouse is beautifully coloured. A perfect card for this week's challenge at Incy Wincy Designs - thanks for joining us this week.
    Helen x (DT)

  8. Oh it looks so much like the scenes we have here in miami! What a gorgeous nautical card, from the soft look to the jaw dropping lighthouse - a stunner!!

  9. Very nice card; the papers are perfect. Very soothing colours and imagery.


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