I named myself The Crafting Professor, since I'm a crafter, and I'm a college professor. I went through many, many years of graduate school, and the best source of relaxation and stress relief was being in my craft room or going to a local crop. Back then, I never told anyone that I was a full-time graduate student. I was waiting for the day I would scrapbook my graduation page. Now, I run the ScrapbookerPhD challenge blog (http://scrapbookerphd.blogspot.com), and am bringing my passion for crafting and teaching together. But here, at The Crafting Professor, I'm just sharing my work with like-minded crafters from all over the world.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Shouldn't I Be Working???

It's 3 pm right now, and yes, I should be working, but I couldn't help but use my new Docerela stamps. The set I used is called Summertime, and it is fabulous. I love Docerela stamps (a new find for me) because they take ink so well, and I always get a crisp and even stamp. I really wanted to use the Thanks a Melon sentiment because of this fantastic cut file from PPbN SVG site. All of the patterned paper is from my stash, including my glittered ribbon which I have barely used since I got it months ago. But, I have to take a moment to say how much I love my Skittles on this card. They just pull all of the colors together, so I used three sets of two colors. Not only that, but the pink Skittles color is called Watermelon. The green color is called Bottle Glitter. Get your Skittles HERE.



Challenges
Docerela: Anything Goes
The Pink Elephant: Anything Goes
The Crazy Challenge: Die Cuts
Shopping our Stash: Three embellishments
Oldie but a Goodie: Use Your Stash

5 comments:

  1. That's a super watermelon and it looks great on your card. Great touch adding the dew drops - love it! Thanks for playing at an OBAG, Jx

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  2. Really cute card. Normally I don't like (gah) pink, but with this color green it totally works. :)

    Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

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  3. What a delicious card, thank you for joining the OBAG challenge, good luck!

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