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Sunday, August 30, 2009

CDS Sneak Peeks #5 and #6 "Hot Rods"



Hello again!
I am going to give you 2 peeks at once today...actually 3! They are "39 Coupe", "69 Camaro" and the sentiment set "Cool Ride". They will all be available on September 1st at "Clear Dollar Stamp's" awesome new store!



For the Coupe, I used Bazzill and core'dinations cardstocks and the DP is from K&Company's "Blue Awning" stack



When I was picking out the stamps I wanted to play with this month, the Camaro was a no brainer! This is my son Kurt with the "69" Camaro that he and his daddy restored for his first car. Isn't he handsome? ;) His birthday was this month so this was his birthday card. That worked out perfectly!



For the Camaro, I used Bazzill and core'dinations cardstock and the DP is from K&Company's "Happy Trails" stack.
Both cars have been popped from the page. I used metallic paint on the chrome parts, a white paint marker for the highlights and then glaze.


Make sure and scroll down a bit so you can check out the peeks I posted the last few days!

Check out the 2 bog candy giveaways I have going on right now too! Enter to win some guilt free sweets!

I also hope you will be sweet enough to leave a comment so I will know you were here! ;)

After you have done that...don't forget go check out all of the awesome sneak peeks that some of the other girls on our wonderful team have to share with you!

Lori McCroskey (owner)
Angela Thomas
Candy Fosta
Cassie Trask
Katie Renz
Kim Teasdale
Laurie Wilson - DT Leader
Linda Anderson
Linda Borneman
Sarah Taylor
Shawne Arnold
Stacy Morgan - Twinshappy
Tricia Traxler
Trudy Sjolander (yours true-ly! :)


I am entering both cards in...
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge #22 “Scallop Mania”
I used scalloped Nesties




21 comments:

The Stamper's Touch said...

Fabulous cards Trudy!!!! Perfect Camero card for your son too!

Linda

Juls said...

great cards! such a lot of fun! love the distressed feel!

Lilacanglia said...

you have done these new stamps a real credit, the cards are superb,
and the stamps are a must have for me, as I love cars and so does the hubby and my 3 sons.
Hugs
Angie

Dianne said...

These cards are awesome !! It is amazing how you can turn a little stamp into life.

"Luv 2 Glitter" by Brenda M. said...

Great colouring on your cards...they look picture perfecct. Love your son's car too by the way and yes he is handsome.

Mandy said...

These cards are fabulous, love your colouring and the design. I've no idea how I ended up visiting your blog I did click on someone else's but I'm glad I stumbled across it, it's amazing xx

the funkie junkie said...

Wow, True, you have been a busy lady!! These cards are fabulous. I love the masculine stamps. I never have what I need to make guy cards so I'm going to have to buy these - LOL!! You have done a fabulous job on these cards. Looks like hot cars and a hottie son!!

Darla said...

Love you coupe card. My husband would love this one. It's hard to find really cool stamps for guys. You did a great job with your card. Did you ink your edges? They look too perfect. What did you use? Fantastic job. Darla

Jessica said...

Wow True, you cards are always stunning! great colours! xx

Katie Renz said...

Hey True... awesome cards and what a great car for your son!

jude said...

Lovely set of cards and i adore these stamps & fab colours youve choosen.Im one of those that runs out of ideas for male cards so these shall just do the job!hugs judex

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

Good morning True, wow what gorgeous cards, i am loving those car images, im always struggling with mens cards, these images will be perfect. Hugs Linda x

Nikki Schmaltz said...

All your cards are spectacular, but the first is my favorite. I really love the layers and stitching. Thanks for playing at SSC this week!

Liza said...

Two stunning cards, as always. The colour choices and you colouring are superb. Thanks for joining us at SSC.

Liza x

Bonibleaux Designs said...

Way too cool! What a FAB gift idea!! I'm so going to use this!!!

jillyscreations said...

Oh those cars are lovely and the DP's you have used are stunning. Thnk you for taking part at ssc this week

jillyscreations said...

Oh those cars are lovely and the DP's you have used are stunning. Thnk you for taking part at ssc this week

jannekescreations said...

What a great cards, just so cool!
Thanks for joining us at SSC this week.

Janneke x

Paula said...

Fantastic cards! Beautiful coloring and colors...way to rock the challenge too! Thanks for joining us this week at the Stamptacular Sunday Challenge!

Pleasantly,
Paula

Crafting Joanne said...

Two wonderful cards True, wonderful colours, detail and LO's.

Thanks for joining us this week at SSC.

Joanne x

Sprytebyrd said...

Absolutely beautiful cards! I always love your detail!
Thanks so much for joining us at Stamptacular this week! Hope to see you again soon!
Dee