Thursday, June 7, 2018

Decide What to Be and Go Be It

Hi everyone.  Today and I’m sharing an inspirational note card created with dies from Cheery Lynn Designs  and ribbon from Really Reasonable Ribbon.

I did something a little different today and used one of my favorite frame dies to emboss with.  Instead of putting your base plate, die, paper and then cutting mat, I did base plate, die, paper and embossing mat before the cutting mat.  It gives a pretty good embossing impression which you can see from the photos.  It was kind of hard to pick up in the photos and it looks even better in person.
I used the Ornament 9 die below my sentiment panel and rather than use the entire thing, I cut it in pieces to use as I wanted.
 
Cheery Lynn Dies used:
FRM154 Quatrefoil A2 Frame 2 (used to create embossing on background)
My card is finished off with a pretty bi-color bow that I created on my Bow-it-All V3.0 tool using ribbon from the June Ribbon Club Assortment from Really Reasonable Ribbon.  

For a video tutorial on how to create this pretty bow, please click HERE.

 
Thanks so much for stopping by today and happy crafting!
 
 
 
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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Patriotic Floral Note Card

Hi friends.  Today I’m sharing a pretty Patriotic Floral Note Card I created using pretty dies from Cheery Lynn Designs along with ribbon from the May Ribbon Club Assortment from Really Reasonable Ribbon.
The Floral Bouquet Kit die set from Cheery Lynn Designs is so versatile that I find myself using it again and again – if not for the flowers, then certainly for the foliage pieces.  This set is a great addition to any die collection.

Cheery Lynn Dies used:
B777 Floral Bouquet Kit
LPC-16 Rectangle Pierce & Cut Tool Lge Silver

The flowers were cut in red, white and blue cardstock.  I inked the white layers with red and blue ink.  I then shaped the petals and assembled each flower, finishing off with a White Half Pearl for the center.  I then arranged the foliage pieces around the sentiment panel and then adhered the flowers over that.

My card is finished off with a pretty bi-color bow created on my Bow-it-All V3.0 using ribbon from the Patriotic themed May Ribbon Club Assortment from Really Reasonable Ribbon.  The center of the bow is adorned with a Star Shaped Pearl Embellishment.

For a video tutorial on how to create this pretty bow, please click HERE.
I’m entering my card in the following challenges:
613 Avenue Create #209 – ATG
Word Art Wednesday #336/337 – ATG 
Aud Sentiments #204 – Summer and a Sentiment 
Crafting with an Attitude #39 – ATG 
Craft Rocket Challenges #48 – Use Embellishments 
Crafty Creations #367 – ATG 
Crafty Gals Corner #166 – ATG 
Creative Moments #143 – ATG 
Inspiration Destination #151 – ATG 
Scrapy Land #90 – ATG with dies that the sell 
The Crafty Addicts #48 – ATG 
Creates and Makes #21 – ATG 
TTCRD – ATG 
Artistic Inspirations #200 – ATG 
Crafting from the Heart #207 – ATG 
Get Creative Challenge #69 – Lots of Flowers 
Jo’s Scrap Shack FFC #234 – ATG 

Supplies:
Ribbon:  Really Reasonable Ribbon May Ribbon Club Assortment
Dies:  Cheery Lynn Designs (see list above)
Ribbon – Really Reasonable Ribbon May Ribbon Club Assortment 
Bow-it-All V3.0
Zutter 9-in-1 Tool
Ink:  Distress Inks
Adhesives:  Stick It Adhesive SheetsScotch Advanced Tape GliderDesigner Dries Clear AdhesiveE6000, 3D Thin Foam Tabs 
 White Mulberry Paper

 

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Summer Floral Birthday Card

Hi friends.  Today I’m sharing a bright and pretty floral birthday card I created with the lovely Cherry Blossom die from Cheery Lynn Designs and pretty ribbon from the May Ribbon Club Assortment from Really Reasonable Ribbon.

 
I’m so ready from summer right now and there’s nothing like a red, white and blue color palette to scream summer.  This color scheme works really well with the Cherry Blossom die, so I went with it.
 
Cheery Lynn Dies uses:

 
I cut the Cherry Blossom die in green, red and pink Distress ink paper.  I used the green as my base and then fussy cut the flowers in red and then the flower centers in pink and layered them to create the flower for the center medallion.  The background was created with the pretty Quatrefoil A2 frame 1 die which I also adore.
 
 
Supplies:
Ribbon:  Really Reasonable Ribbon May Ribbon Club Assortment
Dies:  Cheery Lynn Designs (see list above)
Stamp:  Stampendous Birthday Wish set
Bow-it-All V3.0
Zutter 9-in-1 Tool
Ink:  Distress Inks
Adhesives:  Stick It Adhesive SheetsScotch Advanced Tape GliderDesigner Dries Clear AdhesiveE6000, 3D Thin Foam Tabs 
 White Mulberry Paper
 
 
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