Thursday, August 11, 2011
Just Us Girls
I really like the Just Us Girls website. Each week has a different type of challenge. Two weeks ago it was to make a gift bag, which I was immediately able to use for a birthday party the next day. This week it's a sketch. I have seen a bunch of cards made lately using the Antique Engravings stamp set from Hero Arts and was inspired to pull mine out. It was literally at the bottom of the drawer, not because I don't love it, but because I have been, ahem, purchasing just a few new ones. But there's something about old stamps, isn't there? It feels like a triumph to use them again.
I was also able to use some paper I got at Michaels during one of their crazy sales. The dies are from Spellbinders. Here's the inspiration sketch: