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Great Impressions Stamps - Never Give Up


Hello!  I have a new card using Great Impressions Stamps to share with you today.

Once again I broke out my stash of washi tapes and tried to keep the design simple.  The more I use washi tape, the more I love it.

These stamps are new this summer at Great Impressions Stamps.  Something about this tipped over trike tugs my heart strings.


2013-07-01 GI Never Give Up WM



  • Stamps:  Tricycle (E795) and Never Give Up (A145) from Great Impressions Stamps
  • Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black
  • Papers:  Neenah Classic Crest solar white CS, Stampin’ Up Real Red CS
  • Tools:  Copic markers, Stapler
  • Embellishments:  Copic black multi-liner, Spica Lipstick glitter pen, misc. washi tape, staples




What a cute image (and inspiring too) with the sentiment!!!

Your new job is forcing you into Clean and Simple, huh??? You're doing a great job!
Stef H said…
i haven't used my washi tape yet... go figure! this is just fabulous! i LOVE great impressions stamps. our local stamp store carries them where every month you buy the "lead stamp" and get another at a discount.

absolutely love the card. your colors are wonderful!

hugs :)
Sandra H said…
Cheryl its a lovely card x
Davi said…
Fun card Cheryl! I love the sweet bicycle image and the little washi tabs :)
Pam said…
This card is so sweet!
Jenny said…
I love the torn washi tape look and the staples are just the right touch! Great card Cheryl!
Renee said…
This is so cute Cheryl! My youngest granddaughter is learning to ride her 2 wheeler & that is what she keeps saying...I will never give up! Adorable.
Hugs, Renee
Marlena Peduzzi said…
This is so cute and the sentiment is just prefect!
Beautiful card, Cheryl! Love the washi tape and the sweet image you used!

Shelby said…
Beautiful CAS design and love your use of the washi tape

craftin-dawn said…
Fab card! Love the image and your coloring! Thanks for joining us this week at Created With Love Challenges for our ANYTHING GOES Challenge!
Chris Hanselman said…
Adorable image. Love your colors. Thanks for joining our Anything Goes Challenge at Created with Love Challenges.

Jennifer said…
This is just fantastic! I love those little trikes and the washi tape with staples is so cool! Love it!
Cathy said…
Wonderful card with a great image and message....I saw your card on MIM..........
super cute card...saw it at MIM!
Shelly Schmidt said…
So sweet- I love the sweet CAS look- the Washi adds such a nice touch!
Ciska said…
Supercute CAS card, love the washi & staple combo!
KraftyKoolKat said…
This is fab Cheryl. Love that image and the sentiment with it is great. Love the washi tape it finishes it off a treat. I spotted you over on MIM and came for a closer look and I am so glad that I did.

Kerry Hocking said…
Wonderful card the sentiment is just perfect for the picture, gorgeous. Thank you for joining us over at MIM. Hugs Kerry xx
Valou ALLARD said…
Very beautiful card! Thanks for playing with "Creative Corner challenge" this week. Good luck!
Paper Tails said…
Lovely card! Thanks for joining us at CMC.

Sally Bownes said…
This is a lovely card. Perfect sentiment for the image x

hugs sally x

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