Saturday, May 19, 2018

Mew Did It Graduation card



Newton's Nook Designs has done it again with an adorable new set just in time for graduation.  I love the little cap and diploma.  I colored in the space by his arm and diploma to match the background red stock instead of trying to fussy cut it out like I did with the rest of the image.



Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Red & Black papers- Recollections Essentials card stock
Newton's Nook Designs - Newton's Graduation stamps
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink

Lawn Fawn - Large Stitched Circle Stackables die
My Favorite Things - Stitched Mini Scallop Circle Stackable

Copic Markers - C4, C5, C6, E000, E93, N8, R17, RV28 and YR21 



Thursday, May 17, 2018

Birthday Sprinkles card



What is birthday cake without sprinkles?  This shaker card has plenty of colored balls "sprinkles" in the icing.  No coloring but the card still has plenty of colors.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
Pink papers - Recollections Soda Pop card stock

Pattern paper - Doodlebug Design Sugar Shoppe card stock
Queen & Company - Sweet Treat kit
Concord & 9th/Essentials by Ellen  - Sweet Sprinkles stamp
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
My Favorite Things - JBO Fishtail Banner Stackables



Tuesday, May 15, 2018

So Many Men card




I hope I am this humorous at an advanced age as this lady is.  I love that she's relaxed in her lawn chair with a drink in her hand.  Goals...  This was a fun card to create.  At first I was going to use the glitter paper to look like sand but then just opted for a fun new layout.



Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Blue paper - Recollections Blue Ombre card stock

Green pattern paper - Doodlebug Design Sweet Summer card stock
Glitter paper - American Crafts Glitter paper pad
Art Impressions -  Beach Babes stamps

Memento - Tuxedo Black ink

Copic Markers - B0000, BV04, C0, C1, C4, E00, E93, RV13, RV21, RV23, Y00, Y11, YG06 and YG13  




Sunday, May 13, 2018

Catwoman card



I found a (new to me) stamp company and was scrolling through their site and laughing.  I came across the Catwoman stamp and it somehow found it's way into my cart.  Then I went in search of an actual Catwoman stamp and found one on eBay.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size

Three different papers - Simple Stories So Fancy card stock
Catwoman stamp

Rubbernecker Stamps - Catwoman costume stamp
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink




Friday, May 11, 2018

Mother You Mean The World To Me card




I like scrolling through Simon Says Stamp website occasionally and seeing ideas of dies and stamps that I can put together to make cards with.  This time I mixed 2 different stamp sets and 1 die to create this card.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
Dark pink paper - Recollections Soda Pop card stock

Light pink paper - Reminiscence Pearl Brights card stock
Gina K - All About You stamp

Newton's Nook Designs - Lovely Blooms stamp
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Simon Says Stamp - Flickering Butterfly Circle die



Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Lifetime of Love, Romance and Joy card




I've always loved these bunnies from Nicole Tamarin.  I decided to cut them from the moon and stars the stamp has and make it into a wedding card.  I used a window die so it appears they are looking outside.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending Card 
Green & floral paper - Papercraft House Natural Textures stock

Nicole Tamarin Illustration - Moonlight Bunnies Stamps

My Sentiments Exactly - Wedding Innies & Outies stamp
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
My Favorite Things - Rectangle Peek-a-boo die
Copic Markers - R01, W0, W1 and W2




Monday, May 7, 2018

So Sorry For Your Loss card



I would much rather run out of having birthday cards on hand rather than sympathy but unfortunately, it was time to make some sympathy cards to have on hand.  I went for a very simple design but even the most simple card can have the most impact and give comfort in a time of loss.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card
Pink paper - Recollections Pearl Brights card stock
Penny - Black Wind Caressed stamp

My Favorite Things - More Essential Sentiments stamp
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Lawn Fawn - Large Stitched 4 Bar Rectangles die
Copic Marker - RV34