SCRSC72 -- Go, Fight, Win


Welcome to week 2 of the current Sparkle Creations Rubber Stamps Challenge (SCRSC72)! The challenge is a Super Bowl challenge. You have until next Sunday to play along.

A few months ago, I was very overwhelmed with my DT work and family life, so I decided to step down from a few of my DTs. I had emailed Sparkle to let her know that I would be resigning from the SCRS team at the end of January. I didn't come to the decision very easily and have had many second thoughts as I truly love being on the team and working with her images. After spending a few days with her at CHA, I decided to ask her if I could stay on the team, and I am thrilled to report that she graciously welcomed me back! I will not be DT coordinator anymore, but I am happy to be a regular DT member. :)


I used Football Josh on my card and attempted to color him as a St. Louis Ram. :) As I was trying to decide on a layout for my card, I came across a great sketch by my sweet teammate and friend, Kim Yu. She's posted a fun sketch and is inviting others to play along with her. All of the details can be found HERE. I followed the sketch pretty closely, though I opted not to add scallops to the square frame. In lieu of the flower embellishments, I tried adding a few stars, but I couldn't quite get them to look right, so I left them off.


For more SCRS inspiration and details, please visit the SCRS blog to see the design team's wonderful creations and their individual blogs for more details:


This is February release week for Sparkle Creations, so we'll be back in a couple of days with our first preview. Thanks so much for stopping by!

Supplies ~
Stamps: Football Josh, sentiment from Cheerleader Emily (Sparkle Creations)
Paper: A Boy's Life (Echo Park), Enchanted Evening (Papertrey Ink), Classic Crest Solar White (Neenah)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko)
Accessories: Standard Circle Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Die-namics First Place Award Ribbon (MFT), Markers (Copic), Brads, Grosgrain Ric Rac (May Arts), Foam tape, Thread, Sewing machine.

7 comments:

  1. What an adorable card Stephanie! Love your little St. Louis Ram Josh! I know how much you LOVE Sparkle's images so I am happy to hear you will be continuing on as a DT member :) Where else would I get my Sparkle Creations fix? :)

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  2. HOOOOORAY! Welcome back, Steph!!! So happy that you joined back in the fun! And wow! This card is FAB! I love the yellow jersey and I LOVE your papers! FUN!

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  3. Yay for being back on the team! Great card!

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  4. So glad you decided to stay, Steph! Welcome back!!! This is one awesome card and great take on the sketch! Thanks so much for playing along and for your support!

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  5. This is such a cute card. Love how you layered two different striped papers without them "clashing". Great job.

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  6. love the fun colors! super card, Steph and so happy that you are back in the team! =)

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  7. I LOVE this!!! Awesome papers and coloring!! Glad you are staying on the team :) I hear you about being overwhelmed - lol!! I hope things are a bit better now :)

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