Saturday, July 10, 2010


Welcome Friends - 
Today, as many of you know, I have been a Guest Designer for Our Daily Bread Designs in June and July...well, July is just starting and the Our Daily Bread Designs Team asked me to join their Challenge Team! I am absolutely THRILLED! So today is my first official day of being on the team!

This Week' Challenge:

The team and I would like you to create a card or project with a sketch.

To make the challenge even more fun, we will be giving out a prize , $ 15 gift certificate to be used toward stamps at the Our Daily Bread Designs store!! Entries for thprize must be submitted byThursday, July 15One random winner will be chosen and announced next Saturday.

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. Inorder to qualify for this award, however, you must use Our Daily Bread stamps and have your submission added to Mr. Linky by July 15 at 8 p.m. EST. If you upload your creations to Splitcoast Stampers or any other online gallery, please use the keyword is ODBDSLC20. When creating your posts on blogs please include a link to the challenge.

You will want to add your link  on the Our Daily Bread Designs Blog HERE

Here is my design...

Stamps: Our Daily Bread Designs, His Gifts 
Cardstock: Pale Yellow, Artichoke, Ruby Red
Accessories:  Watercolors, Paint Brush, Sponge, Ruby Ribbon, Gold Gems, Dimensionals

I also used the Technique Junkie Newsletter from April/ May 2010 and the Washed Colors tutorial. You must be a Junkie Subscriber in order to access these tutorials. For more information check out their wonderful website!

When you are finished looking around here, please take some time to check out the other Challenge Team Participants projects...

I appreciate you taking the time to stop by! Enjoy your weekend and have a VERY blessed day!
Chrissy D


Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Beautiful card Chrissy! Love the technique you used for coloring and your take on the sketch!! Your use of gold baubles and ribbon is such a creative take on the sketch!! Welcome to the team my friend!!

Patter Cross said...

Yeah, yeah, yeah!!! Welcome to the Challenge Team girl! So excited to have you staying on with the team!!! Congrats! And I love what you did with the sketch. the colors are just beautiful! Have a blessed weekend, and congrats again!

Sabrina Jackson said...

Chrissy, I am so looking forward working with you!!! Welcome to the Challenge team!!!! I absolutely love your card...the colors are so awesome and my favorite Christmas color combo!! Have a fabulous weekend!! Hugs and blessings, Sabrina

ChristineCreations said...

Those soft washed watercolors look so beautiful on this Chrissy! What a beautiful look for the poinsettias. Welcome to the ODBD Challenge Team, I know you'll have fun!

Karen W said...

Wow congratulations, that's awesome and your card is gorgeous!

Josh said...

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Ceal said...

beautiful card Chris! Congrats on joining the team I love their stamps..what an honor

kc_froglady said...

Congratulations Chris I know you have been wanting to be on their team for awhile now :)

Francie G. said...

Hi Chrissy! So glad you have joined the team! Love the beautiful softness of this lovely image! I think I need this set! Beautifully done!