Thursday, April 11, 2013

Unity Thursday {Inspiration}

Yep, it's Thursday and that means it's time for some
UNITY INSPIRATION
from a few of the gals at Unity Stamp Co. Design Team!

**You should be arriving from Renee Aslette's Blog**

Here is one of the "Specials" that we're promoting today:

 --COMMENT, COMMENT, COMMENT--
As with every Unity Thursday Hop, three lucky commentors will receive a $20 Unity Gift Certificate,
so please comment as you go...and good luck!
(Winners announced this coming Saturday at 6PM CST)

I was delighted to create with the two new AngieGirl Stamps for this week!

 You know me!  Just some pretty-colored markers and I'm good to go :)
I love stamping on the canvas texture of this type of cardstock, but it does take a few
tries to get the stamp inked up good enough to get 'into' the grooves.  For any areas that
don't take on ink, I just use a fine-point ZIG pen and trace in the areas.


 I really, really enjoyed this one!  I mixed in a few watercolor pencils with markers...
I love the soft and brights together.  You will be seeing a lot of this stamp used by the 
Design Team...I think we're all pretty crazy about it :)
Doesn't Angie Blom do a fantastic job!?! Oh that I could draw...I'll keep dreaming!

**Time now to hop on over to Shilo Miles Blog**

Enjoy the Unity {Inspiration}...thank you!

49 comments:

  1. I LOVE the bright vibrant colors on the textured CS and that stitched heart on the second card is perfect

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  2. wow I am blown away by your cards....so much fine detail and soooo inspiring! You are truly talented Shellye!

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  3. Beautiful cards. Love the mixing of color medium on the second one.

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  4. Hi Shellye!! So happy to hop with you today!! These cards are JUST gorgeous!!! Great job with the images!! Have a great day!!

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  5. Love the cards with the canvas textured background! the coloring is just stunning!

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  6. WOW! I love what you have done with these new images. Just beautiful.

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  7. Great cards! I really like the stamping on textured cardstock

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  8. I am just loving both of your cards! Your coloring is awesome and love your LO! I really like the sentiment on the first card! I just adore the Angie Girl stamps! You did a great job!
    Peace,
    Kristy

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  9. Wonderful cards! I love that you used a textured paper for your images. It really gives them a beautiful look you don't get on smooth paper.

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  10. your cards so cute and bright in colors. I like your coloring.

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  11. Loving the textured cardstock and the bright colors you used. Great cards!

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  12. Great cards! Love the layers and embellishments! Also the textured paper looks fantastic.... great coloring too!

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  13. Beautiful cards. Love all the layers.

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  14. I like the bright cheerfulness in your cards. Great colors!

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  15. Love those colors and of course the stamps!!!

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  16. Gorgeous cards! I love all the stitching on the second one!

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  17. Love the coloring of the first one especially. I agree the stamping on that textured paper looks so nice, but I've never had luck with getting a good impression on that type. Great work.

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  18. Fabulous cards. Love the coloring of the images.

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  19. I LOOOOOVE your cards!! Adore the way those look stamped on that textured paper!
    ~ Crystal

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  20. Love the colors you used, both cards really pop...

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  21. Awesome! Love the colors and the sentiment on the first card! The stitched heart on the second is wonderful, love that idea! TFS God bless!!

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  22. Love the added texture from the canvas cardstock! Such an adorable stamp set and wonderful projects!

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  23. WOW love all the coloring & embellishments!!The stamps really shine!

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  24. Love the colors on your cards very pretty!

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  25. Love the colors and the texture in your papers.

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  26. Wow! Shellye,I love your card!! Im loving the colors you choose to colour the stamps with!! Awesome!! "Happy Spring"

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  27. Those are all very cute cards! I love the bright colors that you chose!

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  28. Love that you've stamped on canvas paper. Really gives some nice texture.
    Great!!

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  29. These are both fabulous creations with the new AngieGirls. Love your coloring... it's always terrific. And the way you frame & accent the image is great too. :)

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  30. Love the bright colors in your cards.

    craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

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  31. These cards are beautiful! The canvas look stands out so well! Did you paper piece the paper on the easel? It all looks great!

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    1. Thanks, Esther! I did paper piece the easel...I wanted it white and a smooth texture so it would really stand out :)

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  32. These are so bright and fun--love them both!!

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  33. Lovely coloring and designs on both card.

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  34. Awesome cards! Love the texture! Such great designs!

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  35. These are specular Shellye.. I love the textured paper , it has such an awesome look!! Thanks xox

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  36. Such bright cheerful colors! Love love!!

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  37. so much fun!! gorgeous cards..x

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  38. Both of these cards are fabulous! I love the clean look of the first one and the distressing on the second one...

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  39. Shellye, these cards are Fantastic!! Love the texture on your card, and gorgeous colouring. Great designs!!

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  40. Wonderful job on the textured paper, great colors and style. TFS.

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  41. I love these.... Wonderful job with your details. I love the stitching on the one. And your layers and hidden scallops on the other. Beautifully done. and such cute images.

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  42. Gorgeous!! I love the paper you used!!

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  43. Such beautiful cards. I like the both and the paper you stamped on has a great texture changes the look of the colors you used. TFS AJ-

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