Nov 19 2010

Stamp Simply #166 – Well Preserved

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Well Preserved! — Is anyone out there still canning, or freezing or drying your summer harvest?  Or is anyone preparing those previously preserved goodies for Thanksgiving or Christmas gifts?  Today is all about preserving our fruits of the harvest.  Take this food related theme wherever it brings you — use food type stamps, papers or embellishments on a card, decorate a jar of canned goods, or even wrap and decorate a chocolate bar — we’re easy!  Let’s just see some lovely fruits, veggies or any type of edible in today’s creations!!! 

Anyone is welcome and invited to play!  SCS Keyword is ssnotime166 for those who upload at SCS.  There is no time limit. You can play this challenge anytime at all.  The point is to keep it simple, quick and have fun!!!

And if YOU play along, be sure to link to Mr. Linky below so we can easily find you.  Please link the direct post, not your blog, for ease in finding the proper creation!

Check out the fab samples for today’s challenge on the blogs of the Stamp Simply Challenge DT:

Claudia Rosa: Pretty Pressings - November Guest Designer

Deb Neerman:  Paper, Ink, Scissors & Stamps 

Barbara Anders: Paper Pursuits 

Jenny Gropp: One Krafty Kat 

Janine Orchard: 2bKrafty 

AJ Otto: The Willow Garden 

Deb Saaranen: Dream In Color 

Barb Schram: Explore. Dream. Discover

Please bear with us all as we each upload and link on Thursday night.  Everyone should be up and set by Friday morning.

You may see all SCS Gallery Submissions here.

And here’s my well preserved project for today:

4 quart jars of salsa that I made earlier this fall.  I fell in love with this basket when I saw it at Wal-Mart and I picked up a few of them.  The ribbons are 7/8″ Gingham in Red and Green.  One of my Circle Nesties was the perfect size to make a circle to fit so nicely inside the lid/ring.  All papers used are from Garden Variety by Cosmo Cricket – 6×6 – $5.99.

Just a very simple tag stamped with JustRite’s Give Thanks Nested Frames and Occassions$14.95, used on the Clear Rectangle Stampers$23.95, stamped with VersaFine Onyx Black ink, tied onto the basket with 1/8″ Jute Cording.

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CURRENT SALES:  25% off all CHRISTMAS JustRite stamps in their original line (not CLING), through  Nov.

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And that’s it for now!  Thanks for stopping again! 

 See you real soon!

12 responses so far

12 Responses to “Stamp Simply #166 – Well Preserved”

  1. AJ says:

    Sharon- these are FABULOUS! Great minds!! :)

  2. Joan Fricker says:

    Sharon, your Salsa looks so good and your package is great.
    I like your wire basket too. Very pretty!!!

  3. Janine says:

    This looks so GOOD!! Love the basket!!

  4. Jerri Kay says:

    What a great gift presentation Sharon, I love the basket! The papers are super fun for this project!

  5. Luanne Ford says:

    This is just adorable! I love the patterned papers on the top. I used to can when my kids were little, but haven’t done it in years! Where do you find the time?? :-) Great project!

  6. Bev J. says:

    Just a great challenge-like the paper circles-neat wire basket!

  7. Deb Saaranen says:

    So fresh and crisp!!! And yummy too…I can speak from experience…LOL!!!

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  9. Michele Kemp says:

    The whole thing is adorable. Love the dp on the tops of the jars, the ribbon, and that fab basket. You have such a good eye. I probably would have walked right by those baskets, but you saw them as the treasures they are. Glad we get to share your talents.

  10. Deb Neerman says:

    WoW, talk about a fabulous gift presentation! This is sure to steal the show on Thanksgiving Day!!

  11. YUMMO … that salsa looks GREAT and I LOVE your packaging!! GREAT job as always … you are such an inspiration!
    Happy Thanksgiving to You & Yours!!

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