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PENNY HANUSZAK, CONSULTANT, Independent Stamping Up Demonstrator, http://pennyhanuszak.stampinup.net

Email: pennyhanuszak@telus.net




Friday, December 17, 2010

Inspirations Blog Tour

Hi everyone!  Hope you've had fun visiting all the sites on the Inkspirations Wishing You Christmas Cheer Christmas Gift Blog Tour.  I am so excited to be able to participate and invite you to check out my Christmas projects too.

The Inkspirations Team is so talented and this is such an honour to be a participant of their very first blog tour. The tour begins at  http://www.inkspirations-challenges.blogspot.com/ and the first awesome site is Makeesha Byl's.  She starts the tour off with an awesome gift idea.  Here's a full ist of the other sites you can visit:



Senior Inkspirations Design Team

Keesha - http://www.makeeshabyl.com.au//
Cindy - http://cindymajor.typepad.com/encre_papier_ciseaux/
Kristy - http://kirstyscardnscrap.wordpress.com//
Renee - http://www.reneevs.blogspot.com/

Design Team
Brandi - http://www.brandiwiggins.com//
Carrie - http://artisticavenger.wordpress.com//
Helen - http://h2designs.blogspot.com//
Ilina - http://ilinacrouse.blogspot.com//
Lee-Ann - http://www.leeannebarry.com//
Marisa - http://rosemary-reflections.blogspot.com/

The Blog Tour Participants
Julie LeBlanc - kewlstamps-n-more.blogspot.com
Jess Doyle - jesscraft.blogspot.com
Jasmin Owsley - http://www.wildflowerscraps.com/
Gardenia Pepworth - http://alittlelessuseless.wordpress.com//
Denise Willerton - http://www.chezmoicreations.blogspot.com/
Nicole Derendorf - http://stampingdownunder.wordpress.com//
Andrea Lowcock - http://andrealowcock.wordpress.com/
Belinda Tubby - http://stampinbuzz.com/
Karyn Schultz - http://karynscraftingobsession.blogspot.com/
Rebekah Stevens - http://wecraftalot.blogspot.com/
Kim Badelt - http://kimsstampingspot.blogspot.com//
Deb Speijers - http://www.stampandscrapwithdeb.com/
Maureen Rauchfuss - http://crazystampinglady.blogspot.com/
Karen G - http://cardsbykareng.blogspot.com/
Tracey - http://www.photovidal.blogspot.com/
Heather Pilz - StampPaperScissorsInk.com
Penny Hanuszak - http://pennytokensstampinspot.blogspot.com/
Louise Ryan - http://stamp2it.com/

So to begin, here is a card I designed for UStamp that I'd like to share with you.  This gate fold card features the Jolly Jingles Jumbo Wheel embossed in Silver. The beautiful Tempting Turquoise cardstock really showcases this color.  Don't you think?  I will be adding some more projects as the day progresses.  Hope you enjoy this starter.
Jolly Jingles Jumbo Roller and small stamp from Tags Til Christmas. 

Matching Envelope


Once you've viewed my Christmas Stamp Camp projects the next stop on the blog hop is Louise Ryan who has a couple of last minute gift ideas to share with you.  Have fun and thanks for stopping by.

10 comments:

Andrea L - EnchantINK said...

Oooh! This gatefold is gorgeous! Love the idea of embossing! Will try and pop back again to see what else you add to your post! Hugs xxaxx

MuseMyWorld said...

Penny, I love, love, love the embossing silver on the tempting turquoise. looks beautiful!!

Jean Fitch from jlfstudio said...

Definitely a Wow card! Thanks for sharing it on the tour. The embossing really makes the wheel images pop!

Beedubya said...

I just love that fold!! Wonderful embossing, too! TFS!

Hugs,
Brandi

Karen G said...

This is an absolutely gorgeous card and I love the colours you have used. I do so love embossing but find I don't do it as often as I should. Thanks for the inspiration.

Karen G.

Heather Hopson said...

Hi Penny, Loove the card. Those are my favorite colors...turquoise and silver. Beautifully done!
Heather

Christine Blain said...

The silver embossing sure does look stunning against Tempting Turquoise; a beautiful Christmas combination!

Lee-Anne said...

I love your gift holder. Love the colours and the embossing on it, definitely has that wow factor. Thanks for sharing...have a lovely christmas with your family.

Makeesha Byl said...

Such a fabulous fold on your card Penny! I love the colour combo too! Thanks for playing in the Blog Tour! Love Keesh x

H2 :) said...

Stunning card Penny! Love the silver embossing on the turquoise! :)