Friday, June 15, 2018

Floral Happy Birthday to You Card

Hi there crafty friends.  Today I’m sharing a pretty pink and purple floral birthday card featuring some gorgeous dies from Cheery Lynn Designs along with ribbon from the June Ribbon Club Assortment from Really Reasonable Ribbon.

 

It’s no secret that I love to create three dimensional flowers, but today I’m using a die that I don’t often use.  The flowers today were created with the Judy’s Bloom die.  It makes really lovely flowers.  For the larger flower in the center, I layered petals using both sizes in the die set and the smaller flowers just use the smaller flower die.  I made the flowers with some pretty Distress Ink paper I made and the foliage is a mix of the dies from the Flourish 6 and Flourish 13 die sets.

 

For my background I layered the Quatrefoil A2 Frame 1 cut in white over another piece of Distress Ink paper, layered it on purple and pink cardstock and backed it with white mulberry paper.  I ran a layered piece of ribbon across the middle of my card behind the sentiment panel.

Cheery Lynn Dies used:
C184 Judy’s Bloom

My card was topped off with a pretty bi-color bow I created on my Bow-it-All V3.0 Tool using ribbon from the June Ribbon Club Assortment from Really Reasonable Ribbon.  I added a pretty Pearl Heart Shaped Embellishment to the center of the bow.

For a video tutorial on how to make this pretty bow, please click HERE.
I’m entering my card in the following challenges:
613 Avenue Create #210 – ATG
Word Art Wednesday #338/339 – ATG 
Crafty Creations #368 – ATG 
Creative Moments #145 – ATG 
Inspiration Destination #152 – ATG 
PDE #24 – ATG 
Scrapy Land #91 – ATG with dies they sell 
The Crafty Addicts #49 – ATG with optional Flowers 
TTCRD – ATG 
Crafting from the Heart #210 – ATG 
Dragonfly Dreams – June ATG 

Supplies:
Ribbon: Really Reasonable Ribbon June Ribbon Club Assortment
Dies:  Cheery Lynn Designs (see list and links above)
Stamp:  Inspired by Stamping Big Wishes II set
Bow-it-All V3.0
Zutter 9-in-1 Tool
Adhesives:  Stick It Adhesive SheetsScotch Advanced Tape GliderDesigner Dries Clear AdhesiveE60003D Thin Foam Tabs
Distress Inks:  Worn Lipstick, Wilted Violet, Salty Ocean, Grass Green
Pearl Heart Shape Embellishment
White Double Head Stamens
White Mulberry Paper

 
 
 
 
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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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Sunday, May 13, 2018

Really Reasonable Ribbon May Blog Hop

Welcome to the Really Reasonable Ribbon May Blog Hop.

If you arrived here from Cheryl’s blog, you are on the right track. If not, why not head back to the RRR Blog and start from the beginning so you don’t miss any of the terrific projects.

This month the Really Reasonable Ribbon Monthly Ribbon Club Assortment is a bold Patriotic themed red, white and blue collection of ribbon.

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The May Ribbon Club Assortment contains 9 styles and a total of 18 yards of ribbon.  Each monthly assortment is a color or holiday themed ribbon collection.  What a fun way to build your ribbon stash and try new ribbon styles.
 

This month I created a pretty Mother’s Day card.  While the assortment is Patriotic themed, I just love this bold color combination for anything summery.  While it’s not quite summer yet, I think it’s close enough!

My card is topped off with a pretty bi-color bow created on my Bow-it-All V3.0 Tool using two of the ribbons from the May Ribbon Club Assortment from Really Reasonable Ribbon and the center was topped with a Pearl Star Embellishment.  I also ran two ribbons from the assortment across the center of the card behind the sentiment.

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 #334/335 – ATG  
Crafting with Friends #67 – ATG 
Creative Fingers #146 – ATG 
Cut it Up #147 – Flowers 
Jo’s Scrap Shack FFC #233 – ATG 
Simply Papercraft #57 – ATG 
Craft Rocket Challenges #48 – Use Embellishments 
Crafting with an Attitude #39 – ATG 
Moving Along with the Times #71 – Sentiment Only, no Image 
Crafting by Designs – Mother’s Day 
Crafty Creations #366 – ATG 
Crafty Gals Corner #165 – Add a Flower 
Creative Moments #142 – ATG 
Inspiration Destination #150 – ATG 
Scrapy Land #89 – ATG with Dies they sell 
TTCRD – ATG

Thanks so much for stopping by today.  Your next stop is Karen’s fabulous blog.
 

I would love for you to leave a comment before you go.

 
Supplies
Ribbon:  Really Reasonable Ribbon May Ribbon Club Assortment
Dies:  Cheery Lynn Designs (see list and links above);
Stamps: Just Rite Clear Large Oval Celebration Set
Ink:   Distress Inks
Bow-it-All V3.0
Zutter 9-in-1 Tool
Adhesives:  Stick It Adhesive SheetsScotch Advanced Tape GliderDesigner Dries Clear AdhesiveE6000, 3D Thin Foam Tabs

Star Shape embellishment
White Mulberry Paper

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