HSC91: Obscure Holiday

Friday, October 16, 2009

Good Morning!

Today I have another Hanna Stamps challenge for you all and this one is being hosted my yours truly. :)

We all know October is National Breast Cancer awareness month, but did you know that there are other causes out there that need some love too?? For instance, did you know that it's Eat Country Ham month?? Or that it is Cookie Month, or Clergy Appreciation Month? It's even Sarcastic Month this month! So my Hanna Stamps challenge (HSC91) is for you to create a card celebrating these lesser known causes!

My card celebrates Adopt A Shelter Dog Month. I used the cute hound dog from the recently released 'Dectective Hanna' set. Looking at this card now, I wish I had done a scene behind the hound, but hindsight is 20/20 right? *roll eyes* I used some old, old paper from Crate Paper and the layout is from this week's Unscripted Sketches #26.


Hope you can play!

PS. Only a few days left to sign up for the first ever Hanna Stamps Fan Blog Hop happening on Monday!! It's a chance to get out your Hannas and Rileys and get noticed!!

PPS. You may have noticed that the Hanna Stamps store is closed for inventory. Hopefully it should be back up and running soon. It's a lot of work inventoring a whole store just by one person! :D


Supplies
Stamps: Hanna Stamps! 'Detective Hanna', Karen Foster Snap Stamps
Inks: StazOn 'Jet Black', Creamy Caramel, Sahara Sand, Soft Sky

Papers: Strathmore Bristol Vellum, Bazzil Basics, PP - Crate Paper 'Cowgirl Collection - Buckle and Red Boots'
Access: Button, Twine, Fiskars Decorative Scissors, Machine Stitching, Dimensionals

14 Comments:

Dina said...

This is wonderful Sandra and for such a great cause...I am a total dog person!!! Love the layout, colors and DP!!

~amy~ said...

cookie month? excellent :)

Darling card...that is thee sweetest pup!

Juls said...

great card, love the layout and the gorgeous image!

Lorie said...

So many challenges, and so little time! What a great challenge, Sandra! I'd really like to play this one!! Your card is adorable, and your cause of course is near and dear to my heart, as my fur babies are both foundlings. I will do my best to make time for this great challenge this week! Thanks!!

Love Ya!
Lorie

Stamp Talk with Tosh said...

Charming!! Love the papers and this fabulous, clean sketch!!

Liz said...

Great take on the sketch.. Love the card 2 cute

itsabrt said...

What an admiral theme for your card and that little wiener dog seems harmless enough! As a child my neighbor had two that would chase us up to our house and nip at our ankles...did you know they were used as a work dog to dig out badgers? Anyhow we appreciate your taking the time to create this great card and partake in The Unscripted Sketch challenge this week! Beth aka BR-T

SnappyStamper said...

This is a simple, beautifully executed card... I love everything about it. You've got mad skills, gal!

Danni said...

Fun card!

IRIT SHALOM said...

fantastic card and great take of our sketch!! thanks for playing with unscripted
IRIT- US DT

Sweet Momiji said...

This is the cutest!! Love the little doggie and those colors are gorgeous!! Thanks for playing at Unscripted this week! :)

Hollie

Makiko Jones said...

How adorable!! Love the layout, too!

WickedPixie said...

Sandra, I love the sharp cleanness of this! It has just the perfect amount of embellishment! :-)Traci

Mary(OhioMary) said...

This is absolutely too cute! I love the stripes with the polka dots and the splash of blue button. Thank for the Blog hop reminder.

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