Sunday, April 27, 2008

Having Fun 70's Style

A Muse VMAA Party
VMAA is the Virtual Meeting of the A Muse Addicts

All about the 70's was the main theme used for the A Muse Addicts VMAA Party Saturday night. There were 4 main challenges and 1 bonus challenge - each with a different theme. We had 30 minutes to complete each one.

Talk about FAST!! WOW! But...if you know A Muse -- they are about clean and simple so that made it easier when coming up with a creation. This was pretty darn fun! Lucky for me that Michaela had a clear set from A Muse - so I had several stamps to play with.

Challenge #1 - Let It Be
No frills card - just stamps, ink & paper

Recipe: A Muse Elzybells Stamps; SU Whisper White Cardstock; Fiskars Heidi Grace Designs Patterned Paper - A Little Birds Tale; Ranger Adirondack Pitch Black; Copic and Prismacolor Markers; SU Scallop punch; Dimensionals.

Challenge #2 - Disco Ball
Glitter it up with good 'ol fashion glitter! (no Stickles, Spica or fancy new glitter stuff)

Recipe: A Muse Clear stamps set Animal Wishes; Green and Brown Bazzill Textured Cardstock; Adornit Carolee's Creations Family Collection patterned paper - Family Fun Trees; Lasting Impressions paper - Citrus Dots; Ranger Adirondack Pitch Plack; Copic Marker Skin White; Stampendous Melon Fine Pearl Glitter; Art Glitter Black ; Grossgrain Ribbon; Orange Brads; Marvy Uchida Scalloped Punch; SU Large Oval Punch; 2-way glue pen; Dimensionals.

Challenge #3 - Do the Hustle
Card Layout

Recipe: Cardbase is 5x5; Stamps A Muse Animal Wishes; SU Whisper White cardstock; Fiskars Heidi Grace Designs patterned paper - A Little Birds Tale; Ranger Adirondack Pitch Black; Copic Markers; Micron Black Pen; SU Scallop and Circle Punches; White Grossgrain Ribbon; Dimensionals.

Challenge #4 - Saturday Night Fever
Black and White only - like John Travolta's black and white suit!

Recipe: Stamps A Muse Animal Wishes; SU Whisper White and Black Cardstock; Reminisce Black & White Basic Dot pattern paper; Ranger Adirondack Pitch Black ink; Marvy Uchida Scalloped punch; SU Corner Rounder; Black Paper Flower; White Grossgrain Ribbon; Dimensionals.

Bonus Challenge #5 - Happy Days
Our interperation of the word Weekend

Recipe: Stamps A Muse Animal Wishes & Elzybells; SU Whisper White; American Crafts Patterned Paper - Baby Miss Muffet; Ranger Adirondack Pitch Black and Espresso ink; Prismacolor and Copic Markers; Marvy Uchida Scalloped Punches;Dimensionals; Dress is paper pieced from the pink dots paper.

Cards also posted on my Splitcoaststampers Gallery.


JAR said...

How cute these all are!! Super awesome designs! I simply am too slow for quick challenges!! Can't think that fast~

Delightful cards!

Lynn said...

Wow all of your cards are awesome!
I've wanted to participate in on some of the vertual stamp nights but couldn't keep up!
You did a great job!

freshaircrafting said...

All your cards are awesome! I love your black and white one! That one was hardest challenge for me!

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Rachel said...

Look how fun these cards are! Look at you...makin' all kinds of stuff!!! Go girl!

Joan said...

Love the glittery grass for the's wonderful. All of these are great actually. Joan

Becky Rusher said...

Such cute cards! I *love* the cow one!

Stephanie said...

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love2Bcreative said...

These are just all awesome ;o)