Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Feeling Accomplished - part 2


Wow, I can't believe it's the end of February already! Here are the cards I've made for March:

Above: Birthday card for my soon-to-be Sister-in-Law.
Materials: The Greeting Farm rubber stamp "Flirty Anya", coloured with Tim Holtz Distress Ink (skin: Tea dye, Tattered Rose; Dress: Victorian Velvet; Hair: Antique Linen, Walnut Stain, Vintage Photo; Flower: Fired Brick); Handmade flowers from "Mother's Day Bouquet" Cricut cartridge dry-embossing with Sizzix polka-dot embossing folder and highlighted with Black Soot Distress Ink; Love Heart doily from Martha Stewart's Cake Elegance; Hand-stitching from We R Memory Keepers Sew Easy Stitch Piercer "Heart" tool.

Above: Box and Card. Sentiment stamped in VersaMark white chalk.

Above: Card for my aunty's birthday.
Materials: The Greeting Farm's "Dahlia" stamped on Arches Watercolour Paper - 300 gsm; Coloured with Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Hair: Antique Linen, Walnut Stain, Vintage Photo; Skin: Tea Dye, Tattered Rose; Dress: Victorian Velvet; Bloomers & Tights: Antique Linen and Forest Moss; Flower: Victorian Velvet and Forest Moss); Spellbinders Nestabilities die "Butterfly Circles".

 Above: Birthday Card for my uncle's birthday. He is a big Western fan.
Materials: Masking tape faux aged leather effect (see Splitcoast Stampers.com/Resources), coloured with Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Vintage Photo and Walnut Stain), embossed with clear embossing powder; Sheriff Badge from "A Child's Year" Cricut cartridge embossed with gold embossing powder.

Above: Birthday card for my aunty (I have a lot of them!). A triangular trifold card with hand-made rose and hand-stitched border.

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Feeling Accomplished!

Wow, I certainly have been a busy bee these last few days! I've managed to finish all the birthday cards for family and friends until the end of March.

Here are just a few for February:

 Above: 21st gift card wallet for my cousin. Instructions for the design

 Above: Get Well Soon card made for my father-in-law. Coloured with
Distress inks, the digital stamp is from the talented Sliekje

 Above: Birthday card for my sister. Made with distress inks, Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous
stamps, white embossing ink, and rolled roses.

Above: Baby Shower easel card for a friend featuring piglet from Winnie the Pooh font 
cricut cartridge and and paper doily.

Well that's it for now! Enjoy your week everyone!