For the Birds

It’s Thursday’s art date at Rain’s Garden, and the theme today is birds. I’m always so impressed by how some bloggers find and share some of their older art examples as well as current makes, so this week I did the same. I made this new card for Hubby for Valentine’s day using an old […]

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Masculine Valentine & Ice Skating Inchie Art

Lots of embossed texture and dies going on with this card! when I saw the sketch at the paper players, I immediately saw a Valentine. I have these “new to me” heart dies from a friend that look like conversation heart candies. I die cut them in red and white and did the same with […]

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Twofer Heart Cards

I’m glad to be getting some Valentine’s cards made thanks to several amazing challenge blogs. I saw the new “Feeling sketchy” design and the “hearts” theme request from the Twofer’s challenge, and decided on my heart Sizzix die. First I used hot pink and kept the die cut and the negative to use for both […]

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Valentine’s Sketch Challenges

Atlantic heart sketch got me started with sketch #351. I started with random Valentine colors and ended up with these four die cuts from Papertrey Ink. The Valentine’s sentiment was actually a clearance item tag from target with a new bow. My second card sketch is from Tuesday morning Sketches: I made a child’s valentine […]

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More than your big!, Mojo433

My daughter just joined a Sorority at Virginia Tech, Alpha Qui Omega (AXO) and she is so excited about it! I made her a Valentine that speaks her new lingo ~ “I love you more than your BIG!” I used the sketch at Mojo Monday to design my special greeting.  I used two different stamps […]

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Heart instead of square, Cards4guyz #101

 I made this card for the Cardzforguyz challenge #101 “Anything BUT Square”  I used two of the heart dies from Stampin’ Up to create the card and the patterned paper background.  I die cut the arrow and cut it in half so it would appear longer and glued a wooden heart in the center that I […]

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