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I Can't Believe It! Guest Star Stamper!

I am so excited! I won this month's Guest Star Stamper for Papertrey Ink in the category "Best Clean and Simple Holiday Card". You know I'm all over the clean and simple! I think I entered 13 cards or something like that (you can see them all here)--I'll post them over the next couple of days. The best part is that my favorite card was the one that actually got picked. Love it! It really is a simple card to make, but it packs a punch.

Paper: PTI White, Pure Poppy, SU Garden Green
Ink: Versamark
Stamps: Tree Trimming Trio, Signature Christmas
Other: White Filigree embossing powder


  1. Congrats Cheryl--it's a beautiful card!! I'm off to check out the rest!

  2. So well deserved Cheryl, all the winning entries were amazing this month! Congratulations!

  3. well shut up!!! That si freaking amazing girl

  4. YEAH Cheryl! I was so EXCITED when I saw your name!! Your card is FABULOUS!!!! (I tried to peek at them all but it wouldnt let me! I will try again!!) Congrats again!!

  5. Well done! What a super card. Think I'm going to have to CASE this one. Thanks for the inspiration.

  6. How fantastic! I love your card - I like that the tree is something other than green. Congratulations on your well-deserved win!

  7. Congratulations Cheryl. That is an awsome card and you definitely deserved to win. I think I'm gonna have to get that set for sure now. So, what set are you going to pick for your winnings?

  8. CONGRATS!!!!!! That is an amazing card, so cool on your win!!!!! You go, girl!

  9. Of COURSE you won!!! You did a fantastic job! And I'm glad it was a PTP that won it! tell....what did you pick for your prize?????

  10. I just picked the Very Vintage Labels set. I wasn't sure if I'd need it with my Nesties, but after having them for a little while, I decided I would use them. Thank you everyone for your nice comments!

  11. You did an awesome job on this! I LOVE the white embossing. So pretty.

  12. Congrats on being named guest star stamper - Wow! I love your work - so CAS and beautiful. Thanks for all the beautiful inspiration :)


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