Monday, January 24, 2011

Kitchen Sink Monday

Today I have created several cards for ongoing Kitchen Sink Challenges in the KSS Forum. My first card was created for Connie's Friday Sketch Carte Challenge.

Stamps: Multi Step Hydrangea and Simple Sentiments by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Papers: Whisper White, Pale Plum, and Perfect Plum by Stampin' Up,
cappella by BasicGrey
Inks: Hydrangea - 3 Memento Lulu Lavender, 2 SU Pale Plum, 1 SU Pale
Plum stamped off once, 4 Memento Grape Jelly Stamped off once
Leaves - 2 SU Pear Pizzazz, 1 SU Pear Pizzazz stamped off once
3 SU Pear Pizzazz
Urn - 3 SU River Rock, 2 SU River Rock, 1 SU River Rock
stamped off once, 4 SU Soft Suede stamped off once
Embellishment: Heated Ribbon

The next two cards were created for my own 10 Minute Card Challenge. This week the challenge is to use this simple windowpane layout and your Kitchen Sink images to create a card in 10 minutes. If you choose to play along, please share your completed card in the Kitchen Sink Gallery and include 10MC4 as a keyword.

Stamps: Multi Step Bunch O' Balloons, Friends of the Moon, and Simple Sentiments
Papers: Real Red and Whisper White by Stampin' Up, 
nook and pantry by BasicGrey
Inks: Balloons - Yellow - all layers Memento Dandelion 
with layer 4 stamped off once,
Green - all layers Memento Cottage Ivy with layer 4 stamped off once,
Red - all layers Memento Lady Bug with layer 4 stamped off once
Embellishment:  Ribbon

Stamps: Sweet Heart Roses by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Papers: Pink Pirouette, Pretty in Pink, and Real Red by Stampin' Up
Ink: Real Red by Stampin' Up
Embellishments: Punched Flower, Jewels

Drop in on the crew members to see what they have to share with you today!
Angela * Maria * Connie * Lisa * Julie * Makiko

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  1. These are great Lynn and so different from each other.

  2. Lovely blog.Cards are looking very nice specially the second one.

  3. What a lovely bunch of cards! I love the soft colours in the first card!

  4. Wonderful cards Lynn. I really like the valentines especially the one with the flower.

  5. All cards are super fantastic Lynn! Such a beautiful sympathy card and wonderful 10 minutes cards! Another fantastic challenge to start the week!

  6. Wonderful cards Lynn. Beautiful sympaghy card.

  7. Lovely cards Lynn! I'm sure the sympathy card will be very appreciated and the 10 minute cards are so neat! :)

  8. Oh Lynn! I love all of these card! Your sympathy card is so soft and pretty! Great use of the sketch too! Love your fun challenge too...your cards are so sweet...can't wait to get that balloon!! :)

  9. Hi Lynn,
    This sympathy card is amazing! I love hydrangas and the purple is beautiful :) Have a great rest of the day.

  10. Three Beautiful Cards Lynn, like Karin my favorite is the Sympathy Card for the hydrangea and my favorite colour purple...I love the layout of this one too!

  11. ALL are sensational....but I'm in love with the first one. So very pretty.

  12. oh, lynn, the hydraenga card is really darling!
    cute balloon and vday cards, too:)

  13. Love all these new KSS challenges!

  14. Absolutely beautiful sympathy card. The hydrangea and the background colors are gorgeous. Your Valentine and Party card are so much fun.

  15. Wow Lynn - you've been busy! Beautiful cards! Sympathy cards are always so hard to create, yours is lovely!

  16. WOW! I just love that hydrengea card. Those flowers are just gorgeous!!

  17. Wow! You are a 10 minute card goddess! I just LOVE the window panes. Hmm...might have to have a go with this one and not let the 10 minutes stress me out. *giggle

    Such an elegant sympathy card too. Work it girl!

  18. lovin' that purple hydrangea, Lynn, what great depth and color! This reminds me, I really need to deadhead my real mops this week...with our bursts of warm weather, it won't be long before those leaf buds break forth!

    Happy New Year, I don't believe I've wished you one yet!

  19. All of these are so different yet so beautiful! That hydrangea card is gorgeous with all of the beautiful shading. I love the clean design of the birthday and Valentine card. That balloon is fabulous!! :)


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