Rose Bouquet Hello

This is another stamp set from The Ton that my friends shared with me. It makes for a pretty focal image and I like the way the Mama Elephant frame draws the eye to the center of the card.

  • The Ton Rose Bouquet
  • LDRS Creative Beautiful Blooms
  • Daniel Smith Watercolors: Perylene Red, Quinacridone Lilac, Permanent Violet, Sap Green, Deep Sap Green
  • Hero Arts Intense Black Ink
  • Dark Teal Cardstock from Stash
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Strathmore Bristol Smooth Cardstock
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Mama Elephant Framed Tags/Artist Mat

Have a Beautiful Birthday KaraLee

The great thing about digital images is that you can size them to fit any design. We have a young woman at church is beautiful inside and out, with long blond hair. This image reminded me of KaraLee.

Products Used:

  • Make It Crafty Emily Sitting Politely
  • Hero Arts Birthday Messages
  • Copic Markers: E37, E35, E34, E31; E55, E53, E51; B00, B000, B0000; BG18, BG15, BG13, BG11; BG49, BG45, BG53; YG67, YG17, YG03; E11, E02, E00, R20; B93, B91
  • Lawn Fawn Small Stitched Oval Die
  • Darice Mosaic Embossing Folder
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail White Embossing Powder
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Pigma 05 Micron Pen
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock

Happy Birthday Hot Stuff

I loved this sentiment from My Favorite Things and decided to pull out an old rubber stamp from Hero Arts to pair it with. Love the way it turned out.

  • Hero Arts Five Big Candles
  • My Favorite Things Make a Wish
  • Copic Markers: YR16, YR14, YR12; Y38, Y35, Y08, Y00; V28, V25, V22, V09, V06, V04; R59, R37; B28, B26, B24; G46, G24, G21; BG57, BG53, BG11, B06, B04, B02
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail White Embossing Powder
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle

Trio of Birthday Wishes

This stamp set from Whimsy Stamps always makes a great masculine birthday card and is clean and simple in designs

Products Used:

  • Whimsy Stamps Cupcake Treat Trio
  • Hero Arts Birthday Messages
  • Copic Markers: Y15, Y13, Y11; B95, B93, B91; YG67, YG17, YG03; E55, E53, E51; C3, Ca
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • Gina K. Designs Powder Blue Ink

Nurtured with Love

For my missionary card this month I wanted to build on the theme that this month is Mother’s Day and we have all been nurtured by love, but the greatest nurturing comes from above. Our task is to develop the pattern to nurture others along our way.

Products Used:

  • Hero Arts Love and Heart Die
  • Heidi Swapp 2014 12×12 Paper Pad
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Paper Accents Gold Mirror Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Microsoft Word Sentiment Strip

Richland Graduation Woohoo

At church we have nine wonderful, terrific kids graduating this year. I wanted to create a shaker card to send to all of them. I found this great paper from Colorplay to use behind the shaker and then searched in the Silhouette Store for a graduation cap and diploma. Love the way it turned out.

Products Used:

  • Hero Arts Congrats Stamp
  • Silhouette Sarah Bailey Cap and Diploma Cut File
  • Joyful Home Congratulations Stamp and Die
  • Colorplay Grad Day Cap & Gown Cardstock
  • WeR Memory Keepers Stripes Sunburst Embossing Folder
  • My Favorite Things Pierced Circle Die
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Gina K. Designs Grass Green Ink
  • Green Cardstock from Stash
  • Paper Accents Gold Mirror Cardstock
  • Paper Accents 65# Cream Cardstock
  • DMC Mouline Gold Metallic Embroidery Thread
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Buttons Galore and More Sequin Assortment Green and Gold
  • Apollo Transparency Film Acetate
  • Be Creative Double Sided Tape
  • Distress Brushed Corduroy Ink
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Small Gold Brad from Stash
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Pinterest 556264991469740900

Orange Dreams of Love Happy Birthday

For this card using this love stamp from Penny Black I used the matching die so that I could add dimension to the focal image. Love the look of the bright yellow/orange with the black accents.

Products Used:

  • Penny Black Dreams of Love Stamp and Die
  • Hero Arts Birthday Messages Stamp
  • Fabriano Acquarello Watercolor Hot Pressed 140# Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs Base Weight Onyx Black
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Arteza Real Brush Pens: 150 Pea Green, 126 Crocodile Green, 121 Honey, 112 Orange
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Stampin’ Up Subtle 3D Embossing Folder
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail White Embossing Powder
  • VersaMark Ink

Pink Dreams of Love Birthday

Whenever I get a new stamp I used it several times before putting it away. This lovely flower is from Penny Black and takes up the entire card front, all you need to do is add a sentiment.

Products Used:

  • Penny Black Dreams of Love Stamp
  • Hero Arts Birthday Messages Stamp
  • Fabriano Acquarello Watercolor Hot Pressed 140# Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Paper Accents Silver Mirror Cardstock
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail Silver Embossing Powder
  • VersaMark Ink
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Arteza Real Brush Pens: 163 Blush Pink, 114 Currant Red, 161 Emerald Green, 120 Seaweed Green

Mondo Peony Have a Beautiful Birthday

This is the largest flower from the stamp set and it takes up the whole page. This time I added a background of Penny Black’s new Swirly Stitched Rectangles.

Products Used:

  • Ellen Hutson Mondo Peony
  • Hero Arts Birthday Message
  • Arteza Real Brush Pens: 125 Orchid Purple, 156 Sunset Yellow, 150 Pea Green, 146 Olive Green
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Fine Detail White Embossing Powder
  • Strathmore  Bristol Smooth Cardstock
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Clear Sparkle Pen
  • Hero Hues India Ink Black
  • Penny Black Swirly Stitched Rectangles

If Friends Were Flowers Birthday

When I saw this stamp at creativation I knew is was one I wanted to own. It makes a lovely card. I stamped the sentiment before embossing the background.

Products Used:

  • LDRS Creative If Friends Were Flowers Stamp and Die
  • Hero Arts Birthday Messages Stamp
  • Copic Markers: R22, R21, R20; YG67, YG25, YG03
  • Darice Basketweave Embossing Folder
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Nuvo Clear Sparkle Pen
  • Hero Hues India Ink Black Ink
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink