Saturday, June 16, 2012

ODBDSLC112 - Summer is Here!

It is time for another Our Daily Bread Designs Shining the Light Challenge!  Since it is officially summer in the USA this week, let’s see your summer themed creations. They can include gardening, boats, and etc….anything related to a summer activity.   

To make the challenge even more fun, we will be giving out a prize, a $15 gift certificate to be used toward stamps at the Our Daily Bread Designs store!! Entries for the prize must be submitted by Friday, June 22nd at 8 a.m. EST. One random winner will be chosen and announced Saturday, June 23rd. If you are not using ODBD stamps, please do not enter more than once. Additional entries without using ODBD stamps will not be commented on nor will they qualify for prizes.

While it is not required to use Our Daily Bread Designs images and sentiments on your creations, we would love to see them if you have them! As a way of recognizing those who do use Our Daily Bread Designs stamps, we will again be choosing 1 to 2 creations to spotlight for our Shining the Light Award. In order to qualify for this award, however, you must use Our Daily Bread stamps and have your submission added to Mr. Linky by Friday, June 22nd at 8 a.m. EST. If you upload your creations to Splitcoast Stampers or any other online gallery, please use the keyword ODBDSLC112. When creating your posts on blogs please include a link to our challenge.

My creation for the week...



The card is actually based off of a sketch using some new papers from Prima's Nature Garden and some lovely clay flowers I found in the discount aisle of a craft store!

Thanks for stopping in and be sure to check out what my other Sister Sticks have for ya... Blessings...

Chris Olsen*Jan Marie Ennenga*Debi Southard*Jan Keen*Kathy Roney*Rosemary Dennis

To see all the creations in one place or join the challenge, click here.
We hope you can join the challenge! We look forward to seeing your creations!!

Card Recipe

Stamps - Our Daily Bread Designs - Anchor
Paper - Colorbok; Prima - Nature Garden
Ink - Memento London Fog; Versafine Onyx Black
Dies - Spellbinders Labels Seventeen & Large Classic Rectangles
Misc. - Satin Ribbon; Clay Flowers, Pearl Flourish - Recollections; Embossing Folder - Provocraft Geometric Rings


Additional Challenges

Retro Sketches - RS15

11 comments:

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What a fun and beautiful layout Lori!! I love the details and embossing. Perfect take on the summer time challenge!! Have a great weekend!!
hugs,
Chris

Sandee said...

Lori, stunning designs and love the black! Beautiful!

Cards By Jan said...

Hi Lori....LOVE your card, its so striking, the Anchor just pops, and that beautiful bow,little flowers & pearls add so much...GORGEOUS Hun.
Hugs

Queen Mary said...

Oh my goodness! Stunningly elegant and simple-ish. Wow. Thanks for sharing your talents.

Sabrina aka okimom2girlz said...

Lori, girl, this is so rich and beautiful! I love that black embossed BG...so much drama and elegance....love it! Great find on the calla lilies! Have a blessed weekend! Hugs, Sabrina

kathi17 said...

This is really elegant Lori. I love the black embossed paper and the calla lilies. I also love that stamp. I've only seen it colored before, but it's just beautiful without coloring. So peaceful but strong looking.

Jan Marie said...

Lovely card, Lori. . .love that DP!!:D The combination of colors, accents and textures make this an incredibly beautiful card. .it's so very reassuring and encouraging.

Rosemary said...

gorgeous card, lori! i love the addition of the little calla lilies tucked there into the bow! hugs my friend!!

Kathy said...

Beautiful Lori! I love how you did the image with the sentiment over it, it's perfect! Blessings! Kathy

Greta said...

Wonderful embossed background, beautiful color scheme--lovely card!

Tam said...

Nice! I like that stamp.