Legendary Birthday Card

February 29, 2016

I find making birthday cards for men to be the hardest type of card to make. This card for my father, however, just came to me when I saw the Lovable Legends stamp set by Lawn Fawn.

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Details:

Size: A2 side fold card

Extra Details: Three fold card

Stamps Used: Lawn Fawn Lovable Legends and Riley’s ABCs

Dies Used: Lawn Fawn Lovable Legends

Papers: Simon Says Stamp Fog card stock

Blue patterned paper by American Crafts

Brown patterned paper by Lawn Fawn in Sweater Weather Petite Paper Pack

Inks: Distress Inks in Salty Ocean, Iced Spruce, and Bundled Sage

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Panel One

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Panel Two

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Panel Three

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Hey There Bee

February 28, 2016

I have been having fun using Kraft card stock for card bases lately. I like adding a different colored panel to really highlight the sentiment or images I used.

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Details

Size:  Horizontal top fold A2 card

Extra Details:  I tried to line up the images on the stamped panel with the images on the Kraft card base.

Stamps Used: Lawn Fawn’s Bee Mine, Flirty Frames, and Sunny Skies

Ink: Memento Dew Drops in Bahama Blue, Lady Bug, Rose Bud, Pear Tart, and Cottage Ivy

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Rooting for You

February 28, 2016

I made this encouragement card for my nephew. When, I saw the veggies I could resist adding a bunny to the garden scene as well.

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Details

Size:  Horizontal top fold A2 card

Extra Details:  I water colored the veggies with Distress Inks. There are multiple layers to this card but no foam tape. Everything is adhered flat to the layer underneath.

Stamps Used: Lawn Fawn’s Rooting for You and My Silly Valentine

Paper: Lawn Fawn’s Sweater Weather paper

Ink: Distress Inks in Antique Linen, Dusty Concord, Fired Brick, Mowed Lawn, Iced Spruce and Seedless Preserves

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Stinkin’ Cute Baby Girl Skunk

February 28, 2016

Friends of ours welcomed their second daughter into the world a few days ago. The baby’s middle name is Rose, so I couldn’t resist adding some roses to this card design.

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The card front

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The inside

Details

Size:  Vertical side fold A2 card

Extra Details:  This card is basically a lot of layering patterned paper to add interest with a little bit on stamping here and there. I did curve the banner and sentiment stamps on my block to give them a different look.

Stamps Used: Lawn Fawn’s Stinkin’ Cute, Penelope’s Blossoms, Into the Woods, and Sunny Skies

Paper: Patterned papers by Lawn Fawn, I used the sheets that I received with my orders

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24 Carrot Soup

February 27, 2016

It’s another JOKE card. I made a bunch of veggie related joke cards with my kids today.

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The front

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The inside and punch line

Details

Size: Vertical side fold A2 card

Extra Details:  We started by water coloring a background with Distress Inks. I made two panels for each card. We added flicks of ink to add more texture. After the panels where dry, we added whatever stamping or images were needed. The sentiments were created with a Dynamo Label maker. Lastly, I adhered the water color panels to card bases and was done.

Stamps Used: Lawn Fawn’s Rooting for You Love you a Latte, and Baked with Love

Ink: Distress Inks in Mowed Lawn, Mermaid Lagoon, Fired Brick, Iced Spruce, Spiced Marmalade, and Peacock Feathers

Hope you enjoyed the card

Farmer’s New Crop

February 27, 2016

It’s another JOKE card. I made a bunch of veggie related joke cards with my kids today.

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The front

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The inside and punch line

Details

Size: Vertical side fold A2 card

Extra Details:  We started by ink smooshing a background with Distress Inks. I made two panels for each card. We added flicks of water to add more texture. After the panels where dry, we added whatever stamping or images were needed. The sentiments were created with a Dynamo Label maker. Lastly, I adhered the water color panels to card bases and was done.

Stamps Used: Lawn Fawn’s Rooting for You

Ink: Distress Inks in Mowed Lawn, Seedless Preserves, Dusty Concord, Mermaid Lagoon, Abandoned Coral, Fired Brick, Mustard Seed, Picked Raspberry, Iced Spruce, Antique Linen, Spiced Marmalade, and Peacock Feathers

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Fat Beet card

February 27, 2016

It’s another JOKE card. I made a bunch of veggie related joke cards with my kids today.

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The front

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The inside and punch line

Details

Size: Vertical side fold A2 card

Extra Details:  We started by ink smooshing a background with Distress Inks. I made two panels for each card. We added flicks of water to add more texture. After the panels where dry, we added whatever stamping or images were needed. The sentiments were created with a Dynamo Label maker. Lastly, I adhered the water color panels to card bases and was done.

Stamps Used: Lawn Fawn’s Rooting for You, and Pizza My Heart

Ink: Distress Inks in Mowed Lawn, Seedless Preserves, Dusty Concord, and Peacock Feathers

Hope you enjoyed the card

Nuts for You

February 21, 2016

I made this card to use up some of the cut and colored images I had. I tried no line coloring on the acorns.

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Details

Size:  Vertical side fold A2 card

Extra Details:  I layered some green paper to make the grass on this card. I popped the acorns and squirrel up on DIY foam squares. I added the sentiment and clouds right to the card base. I added some color to the clouds with a finger dauber and white gel pen.

Stamps Used: Lawn Fawn’s Into the Woods, Sunny Skies, and Riley’s ABCs

Paper: Lawn Fawn’s Let’s Polka

Ink: Lawn Fawn’s Yeti White Pigment Ink

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Tim Horton’s Card

February 21, 2016

My husband loves our local coffee shop, Tim Horton’s. I colored all of the cups on this card to match their to-go cups.

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The front of the card

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The inside of the card

Details

Size:  Vertical side fold A2 card

Extra Details:  I tried no line coloring with the images. I used the coffee bean image to add interest to the card base. I adhered the coffee cup with DIY foam squares and stamped the sentiment in white pigment ink. The cup on the inside of the card is adhered flat to the card.

Stamps Used: Lawn Fawn’s Love You a Latte

Ink: Lawn Fawn’s Yeti White Pigment Ink

Hope you enjoyed the card