Saturday, October 1, 2011

World Card Making Day & A Sketch Challenge & A GIVEAWAY {Authentique Paper}

***Looking for my Orange Blog Hop {Fiskateer} post? Look HERE***

{As seen today on the Authentique Paper blog}



Authentique Paper is back with another sketch challenge - and here's the card I created using the card sketch:


I love Authentique Paper's new Free Bird Series papers (6x6 textured papers...sold individually!), and I used papers from the Fair Weather Series on this card.
{The colors in this series are beautiful!}


Be sure to head on over to the blog to see the coordinating layout sketch and card sketch and get yourself in on the challenge!



Oh, and happy World Card Making Day!!!



Since it's World Card Making Day, I figured I'd better make a card just for the occasion, so I created this one:


I started out by using the Authentique Paper sketch to create this card...but, as you may be able to see, I wandered quite a bit.



And while we're here celebrating World Card Making Day...I guess a giveaway is in order!


The prize package includes a Vintage Wallpaper background stamp from Market Street Stamps, an Ultimate Color Sampler Pack from The Twinery, and a Peacock Corner Lever Punch from Fiskars.

To enter my giveaway:
• Be sure you are signed up as a follower.
• Leave a comment on this post. The deadline will be 11:59 pm (PST) on Wednesday, October 5th.
{Winner will have 48 hours to contact me with their information and must have a US address. If they have not contacted me by that time, a new winner will be chosen.}

Thanks for stopping by today!


Authentique Sketch Card Supplies:
Patterned Paper: Authentique Paper (Free Bird Series - Fair Weather);
Cardstock: Georgia Pacific (White);
Twine: The Twinery (Lemondrop);
Other: Maya Road (Mini Tickets - White); C&T Publishing (Canvas);
Tools: Fiskars (Trimmer, Scissors, That's Amore Squeeze Punch); Martha Stewart/EK Success (Scoring Board);

World Card Making Day Bonus Card Supplies:
Patterned Paper: Authentique Paper (Splendid 6x6 Bundle);
Cardstock: Georgia Pacific (White);
Stamps: Unity Stamp Company (Wonderful - Itty Bitty);
Ink: Memento (Rich Cocoa);
Color Medium: Ranger (Distress Stain - Antique Linen);
String: May Arts (SM09);
Markers: Copic (B21, B23, YG03, YG25);
Tools: Fiskars (Trimmer, Scissors); Martha Stewart/EK Success (Scoring Board);

87 comments:

  1. I love how fabulous your cards look with different patterned paper! I have yet to experiment with that. Thanks for the chance at the giveaway!

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  2. Beautiful cards! Love the burlap on the first one - and the second one has such beautiful colors!!! Thanks for the great giveaway!!!

    housesbuiltofcards@gmail.com
    www.housesbuiltofcards.blogspot.com

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  3. I love that bird stamp! Cute cards! Thanks for the chance to win that awesome giveaway! (I love the twine :)!

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  4. what a great giveaway! i love twine!!

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  5. Happy World Card Making Day to you Tiffany! LOVE both of your cards and always get so inspired by your creations. Thanks also for a chance at a very generous give-away!

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  6. I love both those cards! Such great colors and that bird is adorable.

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  7. I am a new follower! What a great giveaway!!

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  8. Thank you so much for posting your wonderful cards and giving me the opportunity to possibly win the awesome collection of twine.

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  9. I love your cards the colors are beautiful. Awesome giveaway!

    sandyh502001 at yahoo dot com

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  10. Hi, I am a new follower. Loved the color combination on your card. (the blue and yellow) Thanks for the awesome give away.

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  11. What awesome cards!! How fun, thanks for a chance to win!!

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  12. LOVE the colors AND the birdie!!!!! I'm already a follower. sharon dot gullikson at gmail dot com

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  13. Love how simple and elegant your cards are! I would love to win ! I am already a follower. :)

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  14. I became a follower
    love your cards!

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  15. Love them both but that second one is truly my favorite! <3

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  16. Happy WCMD!!! Your work is fab! Happy to be a new follower of your blog!

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  17. I am a follower! Great cards :). Thanks for the chance to win!

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  18. love the colors in these cards. very nice style!
    Sheena
    iscraplife@gmail.com

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  19. OHHHH! I love your first card---SOOOOO FAB! I love the papers and that sketch! MUST give it a go:) LOVE the burlap too! FUN FUN FUN!
    Thanks for the great giveaway--I am following:) And I get you in my RSS feeder Shrook:)

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  20. I love your cards and the burlap really is awesome on that card! Thanks for the chance!

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  21. Beautiful cards! I am working just now on a layout with Authentique papers and I am falling in love with it! I am going to check their blog now!

    I am a new follower! Love your projects!

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  22. Love both cards, Tifany! I really like the simplicity of the second one and I love the embellishments on the first one. Very cute!

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  23. Beautiful! Thanks for a chance to win! http://faeriedustdreams-michelle.blogspot.com/

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  24. Tifany,

    Your cards are always so inspiring! I love the one with the Upper Crest border punch, it is one of my favorites!

    Also, I the companies you design for really do make nice products! I can't tell you just how much I would love, love, love to win the your prize! I have some Market Street stamps that take ink beautifully and I have wanted that sampler pack of twine from the Twinery for such a long time, but it just has been in the crafty budget yet!

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  25. love your projects!! love your blog too, thanks for linking me up!

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  26. Very pretty cards! Thank you for the chance to win such great blog candy!

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  27. Great cards! Love all that yummy twine!! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  28. Super cute cards, Tifany! I'm about to head over to do the Authentique sketch myself. :D

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  29. Already a follower and love the way you combine patterned papers. I need more practice with that. Cute cards. Oh, I want to win your prize package as love Fiskars punches, The Twinery and that decorative stamp. Thanks for offering a great giveaway!

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  30. Love it! Thanks for the chance to win some awesomeness. I'm now a follower.

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  31. Gorgeous cards-I love yellows in them-my favorite color!

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  32. Your cards are lovely. Just happened to stumble upon your blog & am your new follower. Thanks for the great giveaway. Fortunately I have a US mailing address.

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  33. Oh, I love those colors on both cards. You are very good at mixing patterns...something I feel I need to work on! Thanks for sharing your designs!

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  34. Beautiful card!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'm already a follower! thanks for a chance to win!

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  35. Beautiful card. I'm a new follower to your blog.

    Smiles SHer
    ShersL84bed@aol.com

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  36. great cards. tfs. i'm a follower for a long time.
    littlen44 at gmail dot com

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  37. Adorable cards! I'm now a follower : )

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  38. Love your fabulous cards. I'm a follower. TFS and for the chance to win some awesome candy.

    Babe
    youiesmom@att.net

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  39. I couldn't help but look at these cards you made. I love them. The paper is really nice. Of course I am a follower. Thanks for a chance to win.

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  40. You have the eye of an interior designer...you put patterns and colors together SO WELL! Thanks for the give away!

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  41. your cards are amazing and your prize is amazing!!!

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  42. Your cards are sooooo pretty! I love the paper you have. What a great giveaway too.
    Theresa
    tmdettloff@gmail.com

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  43. Beautiful cards! I particularly LOVE the bird one- amazing mix of patterned papers!

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  44. I just stumbled upon your Blog and saw all the great things you have going on! Thanks again for doing this great giveaway! Crossing my Finger :-P

    sandy

    starsinpalm.Blogspot.com

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  45. Hey there Tifany. Love your cards. Great giveaway too. I would so love to have a chance. I'm from Canada but I do have a US address. Thanks for the chance
    Hugs, Rosalee

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  46. I love those cards! and what a fabulous giveaway!!

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  47. Love the cards! Thanks for the chance to win.

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  48. I'm a follower :) Gorgeous goodies to win there!

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  49. I just stumbled upon your blog from The Twinery's Facebook page. You are very talented. I love your card designs. I just became a follower and would like to be included in your giveaway. Very generous of you. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  50. Such wonderful and creative cards!! I'm a new follower, and just bought my first Authentique paper last week and can't wait to use it!! Thanks for offering such a wonderful giveaway!! ~ Blessings

    http://gracescraps.blogspot.com/

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  51. Fabulous cards Tifany!!! I'm a new follower!!! BTW....I love your blog!

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  52. Love your projects and what a great giveaway!! Thanks for sharing!!

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  53. You're cards are awesome as always Tifany! And wow, what a giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win something so awesome! :-)

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  54. Somehow I missed commenting on Sunday. I am a new follower of your blog Tifany. I just love those blues on your bird card. My favourite colour. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  55. Fiskars AND twine? Those are a few of my favorite things!! Love your cards!

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  56. Hi! I stumbled accross your blog today, and I love your cards! I became a follower and would love to particpate in your blog candy! Thanks for the chance!

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  57. I am a new follower, I will be returning often. Your site and blog are awesome. Thank you for your inspiration and the great giveaway.

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  58. I too am a new follower. Just found you today! These are some great looking cards! It would be nice if I won your giveaway! Thanks

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  59. I too am a new follower, I just found you today! These cards are great! Thanks for letting me join your group and a chance to win your giveaway!

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  60. Fabulous cards! And thanks for a chance at a great giveaway too! Love all those things! I signed up to be a follower and I'm new to you blog. Looks great!
    DeniseB

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  61. beautiful card! I'm now a follower

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  62. Beautiful cards! What a great giveaway! I'm already follower!

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  63. Beautiful cards!! I am a new follower! Thanks for the chance to win! Love the Twine!
    jmahugger at yahoo dot com
    ~Marcy

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  64. What a fabulous giveaway! Thanks, and I love the cards!

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  65. Beautiful card! Thanks for a great give away!

    Carol B
    ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

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  66. Wonderful cards, very creative; love your choice of papers. I am a follower and would love to win. Thanks for the opportunity!

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  67. Love your cards and your choice of papers. I am a follower and would love to win your great giveaway prizes! Thanks for the opportunity.

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  68. Both of your cards are great.
    Thanks for the chance at a fantastic giveaway.

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  69. Great cards!!!! I love the blues too. You have a great eye for putting different patterned papers together!

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  70. I love the color combinations on your cards. Also, love the burlap and the bird stamp. Thanks for sharing and for an awesome give away. Oh yea, and I am a new follower.

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  71. I love the use of pattern paper. I haven't developed a good eye for mixing patterns (yet).
    -Sylvia

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  72. wanting to try making cards, this giveaway would be a great start.

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  73. I'm here !! What an awesome giveway...I just LOVE twine !!!!! Now, a new follower !!!

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  74. What a great giveaway...I just LOVE twine....and a FISKARS punch too ??? AMAZING...new follower here !!!

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  75. OH my goodness...what a great giveaway! I love bakers twine but if you can believe it, have never used any because no one around here sells it! Love all your cards with the great details and color combos! New follower!

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  76. Fabulous cards Tifany - love the bold colours and patterns combined with Upper Crest border punching and the 2nd one has such pretty papers!!!
    Awesome giveaway too - never seen any of these goodies in our stores - I am already a follower and I thank you for the chance to win :)

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  77. That bird card is absolutely beautiful! The colors in the paper and the stamp really set each other off!

    You know I am a follower of your blog and how much I love Market Street Stamps and the Twinery - all because of you showing us the beautiful work you do with their products!

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  78. Wow great giveaway.. I am late but still love it...

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  79. Great ideas and a wonderful gift chance. PICK ME????

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  80. Marla#3291 - I loved your cards and what a GREAT giveaway. I would LOVE to try some twine in some different colors!! I also love the projects you create!!

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  81. Loved the cards. The bird one is really nice. new follower:)

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  82. I just went to my first Fiskateer card making party on Sat. and I must say it was so much flippen fun. I am new to scrapbooking and am loving every minute of. I hope to be as good as some of the long timers on here...WOO HOO!!!!!!!!!

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