Friday, March 28, 2014

Big Birthday Candles

A bright, fun and glittery birthday card.  Some of the older card stock is so bright it can be harder to work with but this card came together very quickly with the help of the designer paper.

Supplies Used:
Stamps:  Word Play
Paper:  Whisper White, Pixie Pink, Tempting Turquoise, Lavender Lace, DCWV Glitter Pack, EK Success Mod Squad Collection Dynamic Duo DSP
Ink:  Pixie Pink, Tempting Turquoise
Accessories:  1 3/4" Circle Punch, Scallop Circle Nestabilities Die, Blossom Petals Builder Punch, Scallop Border Punch, Decorative Dots Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Bright Banners

I saw this card created by Karen Barber and knew I had to recreate it.  The only thing I really changed was the color of card stock since I wanted to use some of my discontinued card stock. 

Supplies Used:
Stamps:  Petal Parade, Banner Blast
Paper:  Whisper White, Yoyo Yellow, Only Orange, Black
Ink:  Yoyo Yellow, Only Orange, Black
Accessories:  Banner Punch, Orange Bakers Twine, Crop-a-dile, Frost White Shimmer Mist, Mini Glue Dots

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Acetate Word by Word

I think this is the first time I've used the word by word stamp.  I stamped this on acetate using black staz-on ink and overlayed the stamped image onto some DSP.  I added the flowers and leaves to give the card more dimension.

Supplies Used:
Stamps:  Word by Word
Paper:  Lavender Lace, Gable Green, Bashful Blue, Barely Banana, Unknown DSP, Acetate
Ink:  Black Staz-on
Accessories:  Branch with Leaves Sizzlit, Daisy Punch, Trio Flower Punch, 1/4" Circle Punch, Pearls, Mini Silver Brads, Crystal Effects, Dimensionals

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Love You A Latte

Another card I made to donate to the benefit being planned by one of my co-workers. 

Supplies Used:
Stamps:  Pun Fun
Paper:  Very Vanilla, Chocolate Chip, Mint Melody, Good Morning Sunshine DSP
Ink:  Black, Chocolate Chip, Mind Melody, Crumb Cake
Accessories:  1/4" Circle Punch, Designer Label Punch, Circle & Scallop Circle Nestabilities Dies, Chocolate Chip Satin Ribbon, Vanilla Hodgepodge Hardware, Crystal Effects, Sponge Daubers, Dimensionals

Monday, March 24, 2014

Father's Day Tie

I've made cards very similar to this in the past but I never get tired of this design.  Here is a link to a previous card I've made using different colors.  Just by changing the sentiment this card would make a great birthday card too.

Supplies Used:
Stamps: Teeny Tiny Wishes
Paper:  Very Vanilla, Barely Banana, Sara DSP
Ink:  Black
Accessories:  Barely Banana Grosgrain Ribbon, Bashful Blue Rhinestone, Word Window Punch, Modern Label Punch, Dimensionals