Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Scrapbook & Cards Today card challeng and a giveaway!

Good Wednesday!

This week on Monday I put a challenge up on the Scrapbook & Cards Today blog. Using this inspiration piece from Shabby Chic Crafts. (Thank You Veronica!)


and this sketch from Becky Fleck (Thank You Becky!)


I came up with this card.

Be Mine card by Kimber McGray
Cardstock: Jillibean Soup and Core'dinations
Pattern Paper: Jillibean Soup
Die Cuts: Jillibean Soup
Alphas: jillibean Soup
Punch: EK Success - Martha Stewart
Ink: Maya Road

Veronica at Shabby Chic Crafts was also kind enough to offer a giveaway! Simply leave a comment here on my blog and I will select 2 winners on February 3rd. (I am out for CHA until then.)

One person will win a set of her new Valentine's Die Cuts.

and one person will win a set of the downloadable Valentine's Day cards for kids.  (You will be able to choose boy or girl)

Good Luck! 
Have a good one!
-kimber

47 comments:

Amy said...

Love that card! So pretty! Thanks for the chance to win!

scalder said...

Great card! I never would have put brown and white together but it looks GREAT!!! Thanks for the inspiration and the chance to win:)

Tami Mayberry said...

cute card! Love the Jillibean die cut and the Valentine's die cuts are super cute!

Betty-Ann said...

Wow, those Valentine pretzels rock! Great projects...thanks for sharing!

Cindylu2u said...

Fabulous card, love that you crimped the hearts!!
Cindy
miller896042 at bellsouth dot net

Teresa Jaye said...

Kimber, I love your card and had fun playing with the sketch and challenge on the S&CT blog (thanks for posting my card!)
I just adore these Valentine Die Cuts, thanks for the opportunity to win! Have fun at CHA!

Christine S. said...

Wow!! Your Be Mine card is just delightful! You do such nice work!!TFS and Thanks for the chance!!

Diane S. said...

I love your creations!! Thanks for the inspiration!

Katy said...

Cute projects! I love the card.

Erin said...

I love the colors and the border punch! Thanks for the chance to win

Claire's cards said...

I love your take on the sketch, the colours are fantastic.
I just saw both my cards on the S&CT blog, I was surprised but happily so.
thanks for the inspiration and the chance of winning these fantastic die-cuts.
Claire xxx

Heather said...

Love these projects! Thanks for the chance to win those adorable die cuts!

Sue D said...

Great card--I like the placement of the hearts and the color combo.

Carol said...

Lovely card! Thanks for the inspiration!

Carol B
ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

Lily J. said...

I love V-day die cuts!

Nitasha said...

Pure cuteness! Veronica's Valentine die cuts are the bee's knees! I would love, love to win them! Thank you all for the giveaway and for sharing your talents!

Olivia said...

Cute jar! Love those pretty die-cuts too :)

Ashley @ Bride on a Budget said...

Love the card!

Caryl P said...

Fabulous job combining the inspiration with all the elements of the sketch. Lovely card!

jen said...

Love your take!!! and those valentine die cuts are divine!! :)

calamity jane said...

Beautiful card and inspiration too! I'm loving the die cuts. And the downloadable cards are so cute too! Neither would go to waste for me!

doverdi said...

Great take on the challenge. Thanks for the inspiration & the chance to win.

Sheryl said...

love the die cuts...my brain just does a dance thinking of all the ways to use them.

Debbi said...

Your card is beautiful!
Thanks for the chance to win.
*smiles*
debbi

connie said...

love your card! thanks for a chance to win.

Nathalie said...

Love Veronica's die cuts and everything from her store for that matter! Great challenge too!
Thanks for the chance!

Kelly Massman said...

Love the sketch and what an amazing card! The giveaway is awesome. Love Shabby Chic's items! Thanks!

cindy said...

Love the card so much, I have to duplicate it. Have fun at CHA wish I were there!

Kelly said...

That jar looks yummy and that card is soooo cute!!
Thanks!

Anonymous said...

those vday die cuts are simply irresistable.


lynda in calif

Tracey said...

LOVE the sketch and LOVE your card Kimber!!! Thanks for inspiration to get going on my Valentine cards and thanks for a chance to win this fab give-a-way!!!

Kelly said...

love those corrogated hearts! thanks for the chance to win some fun!

BunnyFreak said...

Love the jar.

Anonymous said...

Love your card....cute...thanks for giving us a chance to win...I would love to win!

Mary Juckett

Darcy said...
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Darcy said...

thanks for posting the sketch and your take on it! I had to make a card as soon as I saw it!

Laurie Chilton said...

This is a great sketch and your card is beautiful. Thank you for a chance to win such nice goodies!:)

Elisa Calcagno said...

Fabulous!!!!!!!!Thank you for this chance!!!

Corrie M. said...

Love your adaptation even better than the originals!
FormerHawaiiGirl

Joanie said...

Your card is awesome! I love all the supplies you used. Great job and Thank You!

anemptynest said...

I'd love the chance to win these valentine dies, they're gorgeous! and being disabled leaves me on a very limited budget that leaves little to no room for hobbies which are essential to my sanity. LOL

Diana said...

OooOOOOo! Pretty card!!
I will be super happy to win some goodies! =)

Beth M said...

Super cute card! Love the mix of textures with the lacey edge background and then the corrugated hearts and the co'ordinations circle. LOVE!

Thanks for the chance to win some Shabby Chic stuff too.

Lynette C said...

Very pretty card. Love the loopy border on the card.

Lisa said...

I'm new to your blog and loving your style.
Also new to Shabby Chic Crafts. Thanks for a chance to win.

Di said...

Great card! i'm still trying to learn how to use kraft cards.

Yvonne said...

Love the card!