Friday, July 26, 2013

Freakin' Swappin' AMAZING!

Hello and WELCOME to another Control Freaks Blog Tour!! This month we are sharing our swaps ... swaps we made for Convention, and swaps we made for each other from the Holiday Catalog!! JanTink made the most-awesome-and-amazingist swaps!! Be sure to follow the Tour ALL THE WAY around so you can see them ALL (if you haven't already!)

My first swap is my FAVE!! I had SOOOOO much fun making this thing ... I just kept going and going and going!! Because if MORE is good, even MORE is BETTER, right??? Kinda got carried away with all the stuffs on this one, but it makes me happy. (Thanks to Justin Krieger and all of the awesome stuff he has been posting lately ... this thing is kinda a compilation of MANY cool things I've seen him create!)

Stamps:  Settin' Sail Photopolymer, Chalk Talk
Paper:  Real Red, Crumb Cake, Whisper White, Brights Patterned Paper
Ink:  Pacific Point, Read Red
Accessories:  Chalk Talk Framelits, Chevron Border Punch, Real Red Stitched Grosgrain Ribbon, Burlap Ribbon, Large Oval Punch, Hung Up Cute Clips, Stylish Stripes Textured Impressions Embossing Folder

My second swap was a little more traditional and girly. I think Gorgeous Grunge is gonna be my most-used stamp set. EVER. PERIOD. Sometimes ya just need a little somethin' ... and this stamp set is PERFECT. Seriously!! IAMINLOVE!

Stamps:  Flower Shop, Gorgeous Grunge, Mosaic Madness,  A Dozen Thoughts
Paper:  Baked Brown Sugar, Crisp Cantaloupe, Whisper White, In Color Patterned Paper
Ink:  Baked Brown Sugar, Crisp Cantaloupe
Accessories:  Pansy Punch, Itty Bitty Circle Punch, 1 1/4" Square Punch, Chevron Textured Impressions Embossing Folder, Baked Brown Sugar Ruffle Stretch Trim, Neutrals Candy Dots, Whisper White Baker's Twine

Connie Babbert's swaps at Convention were beautiful ... and KILLER-GOOD!! Go check 'em out!!
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Anonymous said...

I love both of your cards but the first one is way beyond awesome! I inspired you?!?! What?!?! You rock my little Wendy! Missing you! :-)

Jen Timko said...

As awesome as these look in pictures, they are even better in person!! SOOO glad I have them!

stampwithsandy said...

Both projects are awesome, Wendy! I wish I was at convention to swap with you. So many layers and fun details on both of them!

kimberly J. said...

I absolutely love your cards. Your imagination and creativity wrapped around incredible talent just makes everything you do just outstanding. Thanks for sharing!!

Linda Callahan said...

Great cards - and I love that Grunge too!

Connie Babbert said...

Awesome cards, Wendy! Loved both of them! So great to see you at Convention and hanging out a little bit!

Cindy Beach said...

I just love that nautical card! So much fun detail in a perfect package.
Both cards rock, and so do you, friend! Great seeing you at convention.

Carol Carriveau said...

Your cards are fabulous...loving the bright colors and nautical theme of your first one...and the soft and pretty second card!