Pleased As Punch To Be Under My Umbrella TTT 54

by Joanne James5. March 2020 09:00

It's Thursday and time for a new challenge over at TicTacToe! It's the turn of Team X to host this week and I have the honour of being our featured designer this week. This is the fun board that I designed for your inspiration: 


I took the first column and used the sketch at CAS(E) This Sketch layout - this time for a much better attempt at clean and simple than my card earlier this week - take a look:


Here's the low-down on today's card:

I paired some retired sunny yellow gingham check paper with a raindrop background and a bright umbrella punched from the Pleased As Punch designer series paper - I do love a paper that can be punched into lots of bits and pieces with a co-ordinating punch - and a sentiment from the 'Under My Umbrella' stamp set on a stitched rectangle. The weather here is mostly rain of late, but occasionally we get a glimpse of spring sunshine so it was nice to capture that in today's card! 

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:


You can see all of my Product and 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

A tictactoe board offers so many creative possibilities - how does this week's board inspire you? Why not have a go? We would love to see you in the gallery and who knows - you might be selected for Designer's Choice and be eligible to be a guest designer on a future challenge. 

Enjoy your day; I'll be back tomorrow with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!


Stampin' Up! Supplies Used: 

Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

Comments (7) -

Michele F
Michele FUnited States
3/5/2020 1:46:06 PM #

Hi Joanne!  I happened to catch the TTT post over at LeAnne's and had to come by!  Not only can I now thank you for including gingham to your TTT board [always love it] I can thank you for joining us this week at CTS!  Being under this darling umbrella would be a wonderful place to be - oh! and thank you for using gingham, too!
Thanks so much for playing cards with us this week!

Joanne James
Joanne JamesUnited Kingdom
3/5/2020 7:58:18 PM #

Oh I am such a fan of gingham too Michele - I think it makes everything look better!! This is a great 'go to' sketch and I was short on time this week so loved that this colourful card came together quickly!

TracyUnited States
3/6/2020 3:53:22 PM #

Such a cute card! I love that DP and the umbrella.

Michele F
Michele FUnited States
3/7/2020 7:11:05 PM #

Congratulations, Joanne!  Thanks again for sharing your sweet card with us!
Please play along again soon! xx

Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
3/8/2020 6:49:53 PM #

Simple and sweet! And so very pretty as well.

VickyUnited Kingdom
3/10/2020 3:18:27 PM #

You've put those three patterns together so beautifully Joanne! I love this set Smile

Karen Henderson
Karen HendersonUnited Kingdom
3/10/2020 7:34:06 PM #

I love your card Joanne. The layout, papers and punches are a winning combinatiion! I hope you don't mind if CASE this one.

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