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Sentimental Sundays–Inspired by Song

It’s once again time for the new Sentimental Sundays challenge. This week we are challenging you to create a card or project inspired by a song. (Don’t forget a sentiment).

My card was inspired by the song “Ice Cream” by Sarah McLachlan. I tried to push outside my comfort zone a little and use some different, brighter colors than I usually do. (My DD picked out these papers for me.)

Here is the video of the song I chose as inspiration.

I used a sketch from Chupa.

I hope you will play along with us! Stop by the Sentimental Sundays blog to get all the details!

Thank you for stopping by!


  • Stamps: Sparkle Cone from Moon Cookie Gallery on Whimsy Stamps
  • Papers & CS: Neenah Solar Crest CS, Bazzill Basics Lime Crush CS, misc. blue CS, Echo Park Summer Days DP pad
  • Inks: None
  • Tools: Big Shot, Spellbinders Nestabilities, Copic markers
  • Embellishments: Misc buttons & crochet cotton thread



HandmadebyTLC said…
cheryl, you're making me hungry, great job!
Tammy Louise
Imke said…
Wonderful card and fresh colors ! Love it.
Tracey said…
Wonderful card Cheryl, Liz has definitely got a great eye for colour (just like her mum/mom).
Gorgeous card Ann, so pretty with such a cute image & I love the colours :)
love the colors and stepping out of your comfort zone works fabulously! stunning card.

hugs, stef (Glitterbabe)
Kathy and Lucky said…
OH, hope that is chocolate chip mint ice cream :) This is a fantastic card, love the colors, the papers and the layers. Love this yummy card.
Riet said…
What a gorgeous card Cheryl.

Hugs Riet.xx
Karen B. said…
What a great saying! So true! Cute card to match.
Sara I. said…
Phenomonal song - always loved that one by her!! Your card is just as phenomenal - so cute with those papers and your phenomenal coloring!! Adorable image!!
Great card, Cheryl! Love the colours! ;))
Now you've got me craving some mint chocolate chip ice cream!!!!

I love the paper that Liz picked out!! You rocked these colors :)
Anita said…
Cheryl, I love the bright colors on this card! That ice cream looks good enough to eat.
Alicia said…
A gorgeous card Cheryl. I love the bright papers. They are lovely!
Alicia xx
Karin said…
Fantastic summer card with the image of the ice cream and the bright happy colors! Great song choice too :)
Karen said…
Oooo Yummo I love your icecream card Cheryl:-) The colours are so awesome, and I love your papers:-)
Audrey Pettit said…
How very adorable, Cheryl! Your daughter did a great job picking out bright and happy papers for you. Love that ice cream cone. Perfect song lyric sentiment, too. :)
1CardCreator said…
Love the bright colors and the sentiment is adorable!
Pat (mspfd) said…
Great image and colors. Your patterned papers create the perfect backdrop for your yummy image.
I love this color combo and the ice cream looks good enough to eat.
Tameko said…
Great card. Image, colors, papers, song....perfect!
xiumaiyuki said…
EEEEEEEEk! how adorable is this??!!! I love that cone... could use one right now. :o)
OMG, I love this! The overall design is fabulous and that ice cream cone is just too darn cute.
Davi said…
Beautiful as well a fun! Love the dps and the coloring on that yummy image is wonderful!!
andrea said…
Fab card,love the colours thankyou for joining us at fab'n'funky
Tammy said…
Adorable card Cheryl!! I love all of your fabulous papers! Thanks for sharing with us at Catch the Bug!
Tammy :)
Lola said…
Such a beautiful card, wonderful colors, coloring and layout. And that sentiment is SO cute! Thanks for sharing with us at Catch the Bug this week and have a wonderful day!
Min said…
Wow - gorgeous paper choice! Can you daughter pick out some for me too! =) Love that song and love how you incorporated it into the card!
Thanks so much for playin' along with us this week for the Catch The Bug "Anything Goes" Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps! Hugs & Happy Days! ~Min
Kaymin Kreations
Anonymous said…
Love the ice cream cone and the embossed background!
Kathy said…
Bright and fun. Love the papers Liz selected. Great image and sentiment, too!
The colors and papers are beautiful! I love ice cream!
Sussie said…
I´ve been browzing through many of yiour cards. They are all so well made! And this one is very fun :)

I´ll come back to look for ideas and inspiration...

Have a great day!
Jani said…
That's a real cool one!
Love the bright colors and the lovely details on it!

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