Thursday, March 16, 2017

What's a Girl To Do?

Have you ever had a nice card coming together, and then....woops!  You make a smudge somewhere on your card.  Do you throw it away and start over?  What's a girl to do?  Well, for this girl....you improvise.  I made a smudge right above the sentiment on this card and I panicked at first.  Yes, I could have restamped it; but I wanted to "make it work" (as Tim Gunn would say).  My solution was to take a very small piece of narrow wahsi tape and cover it, and it fixed the problem perfectly.  If I hadn't told you...you would have never known I made a "woops".
This card was created using some ephemera from JilliBean Soup, Cream Seam Binding, Grass Green Seam Binding, and a stamped sentiment (using Tim Holtz Black Soot Distress Ink).  It's a VERY quick and simple card, but I wanted to play along in some challenges so...this is what I created!
Thanks so much for stopping by today.  I appreciate your visits here, and I wish you a blessed and creative week.  Enjoy!

Karen

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Simon Says "A Bit 'O Green"

CropStop Challenge - March Linky Party #26 - I used Tim Holtz Black Soot Distress Ink

Little Scrap Pieces - Saturday Linky Party - Anything Goes

Color Throwdown #434 - Green, Black and Tan (see inspiration photo below)

7 comments:

  1. Fabulous card Karen! You shouldn't have told on yourself! It is VERY frustrating when that happens!

    Brenda

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  2. I'm with you on fixing mistakes rather than scrapping the card! Great washi tape cover! Love your pretty card. Thanks for linking up to CropStop.

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  3. Love that wee piece of Washi Karen - the perfect save as it looks as though that was supposed to be there!! A lovely card.
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  4. Comme toujours charmant, adorable et d'une fraîcheur agréable, biz

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  5. Your Bingo card drew me right in when I was looking at the Simon Says Stamp entries this week. I love the Bingo background. In terms of smudges - I do the exact same thing. Sometimes the mistakes lead you to an even better result. We would never have known. It's a great card.

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  6. LOVE your bingo card collage! Thank you for playing along with us at CTD!

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  7. hello! this is precious, luv the bingo card...such a fun card karen! hope you are well! I am so glad you played along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!

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