Grapes Are Good..

Hello everyone!  I’m here today with DoubleClick Skittles Challenge.

I’m also submitting this card to Paper Smooches Sparks Challenge: Anything Goes.


The theme is fruit so I choose to go with grapes!!  Kate C from Kate’s Creative Corner used grapes and they looked so lovely, I had to give it a try.

Take a look at my card:

Just a Note (grapes)

Like I said yesterday in my first post, I want to use some of my craft products that I haven’t used at all.

The first product was the grapes digital image from Paper Smooches. Thank you Judy from Judy’s Card Corner for reminding me.  I couldn’t remember for the life of me.

The second new product is Stampin’ Up! Rich Razzleberry Blendabilities.  I bought these awhile ago and haven’t used them so today was the day.

Grapes colored

I have to say they were easy to use.  I am a Copic girl so it was interesting to use these markers.  They are pretty much the same in terms of blending.

The one thing I notice from the beginning was the caps were hard to get off and even harder to put back on.  They took up a lot of time.  I was afraid the paper would dry so I had to leave the caps off so that I could hurry and blend.

grape skittles closeupMy third new product are my new Pink Sherbert Skittles.  Don’t you just love these little embellishments.  They round the card out.  I adhered these with glossy accents.

For those of you who are wondering about my new skittles embellishments, the owner Carri, has put together a video to answer any question you might have regarding their size, color, and how to adhere them to your projects.  Please click here for that video.

Grapes Close-up

I used my Clear Wink of Stella to add glitter to my grapes and the leaves.  I love how this turned out.

My sentiment is from my Papertrey Ink Fancy That stamp set which I used yesterday for the first time.  I love this stamp set.  The sentiments are fantastic.  I’m glad I decided to finally use it.

So what do you think?  Come on over to DoubleClick Skittles Challenge for a chance to win a fantastic prize and an opportunity to play with your own skittles.  You will love them.

Supplies used:

Rich Razzleberry BlendabilitiesPink Sherbet glossy accents Wink of Stella clearFancy That Blackberry Bliss CSIn Color Markersclassiccrestsolarwhtiechocolate chip marker

Thanks for stopping by!


25 thoughts on “Grapes Are Good..

  1. Hi, Kymona! Your luscious grapes are a free digi from Paper Smooches (on the free digi page at their blog) and you have colored and sparkled them up beautifully! They look delicious! What a sweet card!

    • Hey Judy!! Thank you so much for your kind comment. Thank you so much for giving me the digi info. I couldn’t remember for the life of me. I gave you credit on my blog for helping me out. Your the best!!

  2. I cannot believe how perfectly you colored those grapes!! Way to go – they look yummy and delicious! I love the sparkle that they have and the way you used the skittles on this card is truly creative!!

    • Hey Taunya!! Me either!! I am truly surprised that the coloring came out so nice. I practiced twice before actually doing it on my card. The first two times didn’t look so good. I guess third time is a charm.

  3. I love how you used things that you had and haven’t been using. I need to do that…..argh! It’s a very beautiful card! Thank you for making it!

    • Hey Eileen!! Thank you so much for your kind comment. For my next couple of post, I will be using products that I have never used. Otherwise its a waste of money. I hope you get to do the same.

  4. This is such a lovely card, Kymona! I really love the dark and muted colors and that little bit of sparkle from wink of Stella. I have never seen the skittles embellishment before, but I love how they look. They finish off the card perfectly. 🙂

    • Hey Elle!! Thank you so much for your sweet comment. I hardly use my Copic Markers but I need to use them more. I had fun coloring. Yes, the skittles are so much fun to work with. They are a really nice compliment to any card.

  5. So pretty! Your coloring on the grapes is fabulous and I love the bit of sparkle from the Wink of Stella pen. Thanks for joining us at Paper Smooches SPARKS!

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