Sending Silver Sympathy
I don't like making sympathy cards, however, they are a necessity for card-givers like me. I've learned lately to keep at least one on hand at all times. There are times when you want your card to arrive in a timely fashion or you wish to be able to drop one off with flowers at short notice.
I hadn't used my Flourishing Phrases set much and I got this new Detailed Floral Thinlits
Where's the Cake?
Happy Birthday! Now Where's The Cake? I love this sentiment because it's how I think about birthdays! I love the colors on this card. I CASEd this card from Stamp It Up With Jamie. I think I used slightly different colors than she did: Sweet Sugarplum, Peekaboo Punch and Pool Party. I enjoy watercoloring with our ink pads onto our water color paper. It makes me feel like a real painter!
Wetlands Birthday Jar
I've been CASEing card this week! It's an easy way to complete a stack of cards to have on hand. No time is spent figuring out what to make, just Copy And Share Everything!
My card base color is Island Indigo, even though I think the photo shows more of a blue color than II is in person. The stitches are "faux" unlike the real stitches on page 133 of the Annual Catalog. I've wanted the
CASE the Catalog - February Pals Blog Hop
Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for February 2017. We are thankful you stopped by to take a look at our 2017 Blog Hop monthly themes. This month we are CASE’ing a project shown in a current Stampin’ Up! catalog. After all, with the Annual, Occasions and Sale-a-Bration catalogs available right now, there is much inspiration from which to choose. We hope you enjoy our creations.
Casing Easter Cards
Two Easter cards inspired from the Occasions Catalog! The above card is pretty much how it is in the catalog, page 19. I love the gold embossing on both the sentiment and the draped cross. Very rich. The background is a 4" x 5-1/4" piece of Falling in Love Designer Series Paper.
Here is cased another card from the same page. Instead of using designer series paper, I used sponge daubers