Wednesday, March 14, 2012


Hope you are all having an excellent day.  I finally got my first set of Peachy Keen Stamps.  They are so cute.  I have been anxiously waiting for them.  I purchased the PK490 Everyday Character Face Assortment.  I thought it would be very versatile.  This is my first card using them and the PKS  challenge for this week is anything goes.  Here's my entry.

I used the large 1 3/8" face for my apple which I cut from red card stock using my Doodlecharms cartridge.  The apple is on page 118 and I cut it at 3".  To bling up the apple I used Stickles for accents on the leaf (Eucalyptus green) and highlights (Crystal).  I used a white Gel Pen to color the whites of his eyes.  I used a black Gel pen to faux stitch around the apple and around the card.  For dimension I adhered the apple with pop dots.

The card is cut 4x4 out of Martha Stewart 8x8 stack using a light green paper.  The second layer was a shade lighter from the same stack.  I used my Storybook cartridge to cut the scalloped edges from page 30 cut at 3 1/3".  I  ran it through my Cuttlebug to emboss the dots.  It's hard to really see the effect in the picture.

My embellishment is green DMC #730 embroidery floss threaded through a red button from my stash and tied in a bow.  I used a small glue dot to secure it.

My sentiment is hand written using a green gel pen.  I also faux stitched the sentiment so it would stand out. As you can see my next purchases should be some of the cool stamps that are available.  I do have some of Emma's at My Creative Time but the sentiments didn't seem right for this card.

Hope you enjoyed this card.  I think it turned out cute and it was quick, too.  Keep blogging with me and thanks for your comments.  
Bye Bye Until later, 


  1. Cute apple card and so is the sentiment..

  2. it is a cute apple and peachy keen stamp are awesome

  3. Such a sweet apple! I can't wait to see more of your Peachy Projects.

  4. Your card is sooo ADORABLE!:)

  5. This is adorable ! Love the PK face on that big ol apple !!! Thanks for linking up with us at Peachy Keen this week !!!

  6. This is perfect! Thanks for sharing at Peachy Keen Stamps!!

  7. this is a great card! thanks for joining the challenge!