Saturday, May 26, 2012

A season for everything!

To everything there is a season, 

a time for every purpose under heaven. 

Ecclesiastes 3:1

ODBD Shining the Light Challenge #110

This week, the Our Daily Bread Designs Challenge Team challenge YOU to use the colors pink, black and/or grey and white/vanilla in your project! This is a two-week challenge as next weekend is the June ODBD new release blog hop! So. . .you have two weeks to enter!!

To make the challenge even more fun, we will be giving out a $15 gift certificate to be used toward stamps at the Our Daily Bread Designs store!! And, if you use Our Daily Bread Designs stamps, we will again be choosing one to two creations to spotlight for our Shining the Light Award. All submissions must be added to Mr. Linky by Friday, June 8 at 8 a.m. EST. Complete details are available on the ODBD blog.
Please take a bit of time to visit  my fellow challenge team members blogs, you'll be blessed!

Project Details

This is a little thank you gift for a special friend. The "easel" is a re-purposed fork (see the ODBD blog for instructions) and the holder is made from three Spellbinders Label 18 die cuts adhered together. There are several different scripture cards, though only a few are shown.

ODBD Stamps Used:  Scripture Collection 1; Not Forgotten; Sentiment Collection Serve the Lord; Happy Mothers's Day; 
Ink: VersaFine Onxy, Ranger Distress Spun Sugar
Paper: Black
Designer Paper: Stampin' Up! Parisan Breeze; Paper Company
Accessories: Prima Gems, Spellbinders Scallop Rectange and Labels 18, ruffly ribbon, re-purposed fork, clear embossing powder.
Notes:  For instructions on making an easel using a re-purposed fork see the ODBD blog post on May 17, 2012

Blessings! jme ~ SDG


  1. This is darling Jan Marie! I love the soft edges and that fork is super clever! What a wonderful gift from your heart! Have a wonderful weekend!

  2. What a great use of the fork. Love this as a gift. Wonderful take on the color challenge!! Have a Great weekend!!

  3. WOW, Jan Marie, what a fabulous idea and such a special gift for your friend!! Love the design of the the holder and the idea that you can change the scriptures fabulous!! Have a blessed weekend! Hugs, Sabrina

  4. Love love love this.what a creation...elegance to a "T" love the verses you picked, and your colours, and the tutorial you had on it earlier...Thanks Hun!

  5. What a sweet gift for someone, Jan Marie! Wonderful idea and I love your fork creation! Have a wonderful weekend! Blessings! Kathy

  6. I just LOVE this, Jan Marie. Thank you so much for sharing this beautiful card with us in this week's challenge at Word Art Wednesday. It is a tremendous blessing to us to have your gorgeous work entered in our challenge. I appreciate your participation SO MUCH! What a beautiful card, too. AWESOME!
    Karen L
    Word Art Wednesday

  7. Jan - This is a wonderful project! Everything about it is beautiful! What a treasure! Thanks for sharing it with us at SSiC this week.

  8. Jan this is so beautiful - love the colour contrasts and the wonderful shape you have used.

  9. wow... that is just gorgeous, jan marie!! and i absolutely love how you created the little holder from a fork!! brilliant idea! hugs!!

  10. What a Beautiful gift, I love your repurposed fork presentation, also!! Those colors are perfect together!! so much for joining us in this weeks SSiC scripture challenge!

  11. Hi Jan Marie! What a great project: a re-purposed fork...amazing! And the holder with cards is beautiful. Love the color combo! So glad you could join us this week at SSiC!

  12. LOVE your fork! So unique! Thanks for playing @ Word Art Wednesday.

  13. Jan Marie, I love your design, creativy and beautiful cards. I am new to Our Daily Bread don't have any stamps yet but will look forward to joing the challenge to see if I can win some. THanks for the inspiration and the nuggets of blessings on your Blog.

  14. Jan this is just beautiful. Wow a repurposed fork. You are too much girl. Love it!

  15. Jan, I was just thinking about this verse today. You've portrayed it so beautifully with the black/pink/and white theme. Love your refurbished stand for the card. Thanks so much for linking this to Scripture Thursday. ~ Abby

  16. Jan this is so pretty, I love that color combo. And what a thoughtful thank you to share with someone. You are a blessing!!


Thanks for your encouraging words! Have a blessed day!