Wednesday, January 16, 2013

ANNOUNCING......

I have a wonderful announcement to make......


Yes, you read that correctly! I have joined the 2013 Inspired by Stamping Design Team! A while ago a friend referred me to this company and I fell in love with some of the stamps, but I never got around to ordering anything. In December, another friend told me that IBS was looking for new designers...I applied...and here I am!

Here is a lookie-lou at the new 2013 Team!

Gloria Stengel - THAT'S ME!
I am super excited to play with the stamps and other goodies from IBS! I will be sharing projects from new stamp releases throughout the year and will be participating in the weekly stamp challenges!

Here is a peeky at the card I designed for the DT Call.


We were given a photo for inspiration and asked to make a new card based on the photo.


This is what I came up with. I was inspired by the flowers and by the band tied around the corks. I also tried to pick out the tan and pink from the photo.The photo had a very romantic vibe to me, so I made a Valentine's Day card. (Please note: I did not use IBS stamps, since I don't yet have any.)


There is a vintage trinket peeking out from my triple bow!

Please make sure to visit the rest of the NEW team and tell them CONGRATULATIONS!
Cardstock: American Crafts
Designer paper: Authentique Uncommon
Stamps: My Favorite Things
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Die cuts: Spellbinders Labels One, Labels One Small
Embossing Folder: The Paper Studio
Trims: Really Reasonable Ribbon
Charm: Prima
Border punch: Fiskars
Adhesive: Scotch tape runner; Beacon Fabri-tac; Aleene's Tacky Glue

19 comments:

  1. Congrats !!!! It's great to have you on the team. Gorgeous card. Deb x

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  2. Welcome aboard, Gloria! I 'oohed' when I saw your card over at Joanna's blog. It's gorgeous!

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  3. My heartiest congratulations! They are so blessed to have you on the team! You go, girl!

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  4. Congrats! Hope you are feeling better.

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  5. Congrats making the DT!!!

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  6. Congratulations! Looking forward to seeing what fabulousness you create! Hope you're feeling better this week.

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  7. Congratulations Gloria! Looking forward to many new creations! Blessings & Hugs

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  8. Congratulations!! Off to check out the stamps . . .

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  9. looking forward to working with you this term and this card is so gorgoeus. :)

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  10. Congratulations on making the IBS team, it will be fun working on the same team together. Love your card, it is beautiful.

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  11. Yeah, so much talent on the IBS team. I am really looking forward to our creative term together.

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  12. So pleased to be working with you on the team. Fantastic cards, I could just say, ditto, ditto, ditto...ad infinitum, on every one of your posts.

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  13. Congratulations! and your card is divine!

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  14. Congratulations!!! Love your card!

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  15. Congrats on the new team Gloria! :)

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  16. Yay! So glad to have you on the team Gloria! Whoo Hoo! :) Hugs, Joanna

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  17. Welcome to the team, so glad to have you joining us, your work is so beautiful!!

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