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Hi Friends!

Welcome to day #2 of the There She Goes August release sneak peeks.   If you’ve arrived here from Heather’s blog, then you are in the right spot.  If not, you may wish to start back on the There She Goes blog to get information on how you can win a copy of this set!

Since I am a bit behind the eight ball with my samples for this release, I have two to share today.   First, the sneak peek for today is from the Chris Dark illustrated Dream A New Dream set.   Soothing floral images, awesome sentiments and a feathered friend…. what more could you ask for in a set?!


You might note that I went a bit simple with my cards today.   Every now and again I challenge myself to do that and it’s hard!


Here are my deets:

Stamps:  There She Goes’ Dream a New Dream

Colors:  More Mustard, Always Artichoke, Chocolate Chip, Graphic 45 dp

Ink: Tim Holtz distressing ink, copics

Accessories: label nesties, sponge, 1/2 pearls, 7/8″ chocolate grosgrain, eyelet border punch



And I also did one from yesterday’s Angel Mail set.   Remember, this is a Stamp for a Cause set.  For each set sold, $4 will be donated to Chemo Angels!


I found a website online that has sheet music.   I saved a song to my computer as a jpg file and then manipulated it to just a strip.   I also muddied up the Old Olive base to give it an aged look.


Here are my deets:

Stamps:  There She Goes’ Angel Mail

Colors: Elegant Eggplant, GP White, Old Olive

Ink: Tim Holtz distressing Ink, copics

Accessories:  7/8″ deep purple grosgrain, 1/2 pearls, antiqued brads, dimensionals, heart nestie, sponge


Now it’s time to scoot you off to Jessica’s blog.   Prepare to be amazed!  Thanks so much for stopping by.   Please come on back tomorrow and I’ll have more to share!



32 Responses to “~There She Goes Aug Hop Day 2~”

  1. on 24 Aug 2010 at 22:38susan

    Holly your creation are always a pleasure to see and this is no exception, I love the sunflower and as spring is just around the corner here it would be an apt set for me to have right now…here’s hoping I win

    Thanks for all your shares Holly

  2. on 24 Aug 2010 at 22:46Anita

    Stunning cards! I love the angel card.

  3. on 24 Aug 2010 at 22:53Sammibug

    Great cards! I love all the browns in the first card.

  4. on 24 Aug 2010 at 22:54Sammibug

    Beautiful cards, Holly! Thank you for the inspiration.

  5. on 25 Aug 2010 at 00:06Linda

    Love those sunflowers and the aged look you achieve on your cards….beautiful.

  6. on 25 Aug 2010 at 00:37Gaby

    What beautiful cards… The first one just rocks!!!

  7. on 25 Aug 2010 at 02:10tanja

    Holly, love your today’s card – so rustic and warm – makes me think of fall and snuggling on the couch with my family. LOVE it

  8. on 25 Aug 2010 at 06:19Pam Varnell

    These are both drop dead gorgeous Holly. Love them.

  9. on 25 Aug 2010 at 06:40Jo. Thomas

    Hi Holly, your cards are beautiful I like plain, but your ribbon on the first card has been tied so lovely. Your angel card is to die for I will look out for these stamps they are really nice. Big Hugs Jo.xxxx

  10. on 25 Aug 2010 at 07:05Debra Vandersteeg

    Holly, your cards are just lovely. Your “Our Family” card is so warm and inviting and I love how you mounted the sentiment on your “Sing Anyway” card. Both pieces are lovely just lovely.


  11. on 25 Aug 2010 at 07:33Donna Sue

    Beautiful cards Holly–love the sunflowers and the warm fall-like colors. I like the ribbon detail on the 2nd card also.

  12. on 25 Aug 2010 at 07:53Jeanne New

    Nicely done and your “simple” is very detailed still :)

  13. on 25 Aug 2010 at 08:13Katie Skiff

    WOW! Both are very nicely done Miss! 😀

  14. on 25 Aug 2010 at 09:19corinnamcgregor

    Both of your cards are just beautiful! Love the wings on the heart and the sentiment atop. Gorgeous!

  15. on 25 Aug 2010 at 10:07Vera Yates

    Beautiful cards!!

  16. on 25 Aug 2010 at 10:08Lisa Henke

    gorgeous creations! love what you did with both sets. very cute.

  17. on 25 Aug 2010 at 10:42Marisa

    Love the rich Autumn colours on the first card and the sentiment in the second card is fabulous. Great showcasing.

  18. on 25 Aug 2010 at 12:05Jodi Collins


  19. on 25 Aug 2010 at 12:16Crafty Math Chick

    Such lovely cards Holly – the first one made me laugh though – if a family is a circle of strength, mine must be a scatterplot because we are SO dysfunctional, LOL! I love the rustic, autumnish (yep, just made it up) feel of both of your cards.


  20. on 25 Aug 2010 at 12:20Jackie R

    Wow, both cards are stunning! I love the whole look….fabulous job!

  21. on 25 Aug 2010 at 15:28Sheila D

    Wow, great job on both cards. They are both so beautiful. Now I really can’t wait to see the full sets.

  22. on 25 Aug 2010 at 16:41Ann Kranitz


  23. on 25 Aug 2010 at 17:49Wendy Bond

    Holly, these are stunning!

  24. on 25 Aug 2010 at 18:27Emma H

    Very elegant, love the colours!

  25. on 25 Aug 2010 at 18:41Erin L.

    Love the sunflowers.

  26. on 25 Aug 2010 at 19:37Toni

    Gorgeous cards. The colors on both are perfect.

  27. on 25 Aug 2010 at 20:00gabbe

    these are gorgeous!! LOVE them both!!

  28. on 25 Aug 2010 at 21:01Candace Mitchell

    These cards are gorgeous!!! Love the distressed look!

  29. on 25 Aug 2010 at 23:22Margo S.

    I love the fall colors you have used for your card – gorgeous!

  30. on 26 Aug 2010 at 11:27Alyssa S

    These are beautiful! Your sunflowers card makes me feel all fall-y…kind of like the cool evenings we’ve been having!

  31. on 26 Aug 2010 at 17:26Shawna

    Love your cards1 What an inspiration!

  32. on 27 Aug 2010 at 05:14Debbie Fisher

    love both of your cards. I love fall and love all the layers on the first one.

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