Papertrey Ink: Make It Monday #128

Now it’s time for Papertrey Ink’s Make It Monday! (And also the CAS-ual Fridays Button Challenge. Woop Woop!)

I get so excited when Papertrey Ink has a new release! I saw the first sneak peeks when I was looking for the Make It Monday Video. August is always my favorite because of Halloween! I can’t wait! I haven’t been able to order for awhile so my wish list is about 10 miles long now, LOL!

Anyway, back to my card, haha πŸ™‚ This week the technique is to stamp a random background.

8I don’t know why, but I immediately thought of The Sweet Life stamp set and wanted a bird to go with it. I pulled out the little bird from Trendy Tree Tops, but it just wasn’t right. Then I remembered there was a bird in the Grunge Me set so I whipped it out and low and behold, the poor forgotten Hummingbird! (I use the other images like the paint splatters and the dots and stripes A LOT more often and sort of forget about that cute little birdy.) And to go with my bright feeling background I used my favorite sentiment in the We Go Together stamp set. πŸ™‚

Hope you like it!

Supply List (all products are PTI unless otherwise noted) :

Cardstock: Rustic Cream, Stamper’s Select White, Recollections Vellum

Stamps: We Go Together, Gunge Me, The Sweet Life

Inks: Aqua Mist, Ocean Tides, New Leaf, Memento Lady Bug, Memento Angel Pink, VersaMark Watermark

Other: Foam Tape, Gold Embossing Powder, Xyron X, Buttons from my stash, Honeydew Twine from the Twinery

  1. Lauren, this is so beautiful. Love the addition of the bird and the colors.

  2. Natty said:

    Really pretty background with the birds and roses, love the colours too! πŸ™‚

  3. Lauren, this is so pretty! Fabulous background that you made, so sweet.

  4. Tonya said:

    This very pretty! Great colors!

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