Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Springtime Happy Birthday Card

 
I love this pretty tulip stamp.  It's one of my all time favorites. There's so many different ways to use it.  This week I paired it with a pretty cut out frame, added some pearls, a saying and silver edge white ribbon.


Supplies used:
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
Copic Marker YG03
White Cardstock
Bazzill Basics - Forget Me Not Trio Cardstock
Saying printed with font - HogarthScrJoiD #22
Queen & Co Pearls
Pop Dots, Glue Dots, Ribbon
Silhouette Machine
Silhouette Cutting File - Frame Flower 1412
Spellbinders Labels Trio
(Background layer created by tracing around metal die and cutting out)



 

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Happy Birthday

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I have a lot of spring birthdays coming up and my stash of birthday cards is running low so I grabbed this darling flower stamp and colored the main image with a white pen.  
It's a quick and easy card to make so you can make a big bunch of them in a short time.

Supply list:
Great Impressions stamps:
#E685 Happy Flowers
(Ink only Happy Birthday )
Versafine Onyx Black Ink
Cardstock: Black, White, Pink
Martha Stewart Butterfly Punch
Nestabilities:
Long Classic Scalloped Rectangles Small
Long Classic Rectangles Small
Carl Scalloped Rotary Blade
Crystal Stickers Pearls: Black, White
White Sakura Gelly Roll Pen
Spiral Clip, Ribbon, Crochet Thread
Pop Dots, Glue Dots

Challenges:
Craft Ribbons Challenge #16 - Black, white and one other color
Creative Card Crew Challenge #7 - Spring
Simon Says - Use your favorite tool (Sizzix Big Kick & Nestabilities)

Sunday, April 1, 2012

A Little Hello

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The new challenge theme for April at Great Impressions
 is "Lots of Flowers"
You can use any type of flowers.  For example - Lots of stamped flowers like I used on my card or flower designer paper or add lots of Prima or other store bought flowers.
Hope you will join in the fun.  
Great Impressions Stamps:
Cardstock: Pink, Green, White, Black,
Versafine Onyx Black Ink
Memento Markers: Angel Pink, New Sprout
Martha Stewart Butterfly Punch
Silhouette Machine
Silhouette cutting file - Scalloped border set
Ribbons, pearls, glue dots