Thursday, January 13, 2011


Hello everyone! It is time for Our Daily Bread Designs Stamping In TimeChallenge(SNTODBD26)!  The assignment is Our Daily Bread Design stamps.    Sarah Nelson is challenging us to  "All Creatures Great and Small!"  All creatures great and small work for this challenge.  So, without too much direction, we want you to interpret it the way you want.  We look forward to seeing what you create usingODBD stamps!

Today, I created TWO cards to share... I created the backgrounds for both of them using stamps....

The first card, I used my Colorbox Chalk Inks and added the colors to the stamps, one ink at
a time.

Here are the details: 
Stamp Sets: Faith
Accessories: Su Brights Buttons, Spellbinders Grand Calibur, Silver Cord, Scallop Punch, Dimensionals, Gems, 

 My second card uses the Technique called Background Burst Extension from Technique Junkies Newsletter. This technique comes from the April/ May 2010 edition.
There is NO DESIGNER paper on this! I created the background using this technique! 

Stamps: Keep My Light Burning from Our Daily Bread Designs - bg retired Old World Map
Paper: Night of Navy, Old Olive, Not Quite Navy, Watercolor Paper
Ink: White Craft, Staz On
Accessories: Pastels, Watercolor Crayons, Aquapainter, Jumbo Brads, Cropodile, Dimensionals, Teal Ribbon
Techniques: Background Burst Extension

I used the Splitcoast Stampers Featured Stampers Challenge for my first card. This is my Inspiration here.

You will definitely want to check out the rest of the talented teams projects. They ALWAYS inspire me!!!

Thank you for stopping by today! I hope you have a VERY BLESSED week!!!

Chrissy D


Sally said...

I love lighthouses so this would be a favorite card for me. Love the background.

The butterfly card makes me want spring to arrive. Love watching those little creatures in my flower garden.

Your cards are always beautiful and such an inspiration to me.

Grace said...

Absolutely stunning on both counts my friend! Love the technique you used on the light house!! I have to check that out!!! Beautifully done! hugs,

Angella D. Crockett said...

Both cards are so awesome! I love the different techniques you always use....always creative and gorgeous!!! Blessings, Angie

Sarah said...

Chrissy, I love how you used the stamps to make your own backgrounds for both of your cards! Beautiful work!

Dawn said...

I love both of these sentiments and your cards are stunning as usual!
I am so ready for Spring so the butterfly card is my fav.

Kathy W said...

wonderful creations and techniques, will have to try them out

Betty Wright said...

Both cards are wonderful, Chrissy! Love the rock and rolled stamped background of the top and the colored sky detailing of the second! Lovely work!

Francie G. said...

Two fabulous creations, Chrissy! Love thos butterflies and the lighthous is one of my favorites! Beautifully done!

Lynn Stevens said...

I Love the background you created for your light house, Who needs designer paper when you can make it better yourself!

maryr917 said...

2 very pretty cards chris-love the butterfliesand the bg you created

Beth Norman said...

Wow, wonderful work. I love the lighthouse card. Having that stamp set myself, I love to see what others do with it. I was surprised to read that there was no DP on it. Bravo for the wonderful creation.

Traci S. said...

WOW! Check these out! These are Fabulous cards, Chris! And, they really show off your fancy techniques! I love the butterflies...I don't know how I am going to get by without owning the multi-butterfly is incredible!

I LOVE this lighthouse card. It looks so right...and just AMAZINGLY SPECTACULAR! I joke not!

You are great, my friend!

He IS Able,
Traci S.