This card was inspired by one I saw a few years ago by Dana Seymour. You can see her card at: http://forum.papertreyink.com/forum/gallery2.php?g2_itemId=76070.
There are times when I want to give my husband or children a card letting them know how much I love them. I really like how this one turned out. It is clean and simple, yet elegant.
The hearts are from Papertrey Ink Heart Prints and were cut with the matching dies. I stamped them on Gina K. Designs 120# Ivory Cardstock with VersaMark ink, applied Ranger Platinum Embossing Powder, and heat set it with my Marvy Embossing Heat Tool.
The cardbase is also Gina K. Design 120# Ivory Cardstock, cut to 4 1/4″ x 11″ and folded at 5 1/2″. The hearts were scattered on the lefthand side of the card front. Two were adhered directly to base with Tombo Mono Multi Glue and the others were adhered with 3M 1/2″ Foam Tape to add dimension.
For the sentiment I used a scrap of cardstock and completely covered it with VersaMark ink and applied Ranger Platinum Embossing Powder twice to give it a smooth finish. I then cut the word love from Hero Arts Stamp & Cut Love die three times and adhered them together with Tombo Mono Multi Glue. Before adhering the die cut I stamped the phrase “SENDING YOU” from the same stamp set and then adhered the word below.
- Gina K. Designs 120# Ivory Cardstock
- Papertrey Ink Heart Prints stamp and die
- Ranger Platinum Embossing Powder
- Hero Arts Stamp & Cut Love
- Tombo Mono Multi Glue
- 3M 1/2″ Foam Tape
- Sizzix Big Shot Machine
- Marvy Embossing Heat Tool