Archive for January, 2010

I came across a website that is run by some Dutch girls http://dutchdare-cardchallenges.blogspot.com/.  They have a challenge on at the moment asking for summery cards, as they are longing for summer.


This is the card I made for their challenge:

 Stamps: Eastern Blooms, Trendy Trees, Garden Whimsy
Paper: Whisper White, Yellow Floral Scrapbook paper

Ink: Pumpkin Pie, Summer Sun and Only Orange

Accessories: Red Cord, Square Scallop Punch, Word Window Punch

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Stamps: Best Yet
Paper: Whisper White, Pink Pirouette, Textured Pink card stock, Rose Heart Scrapbook paper
Ink: Regal Rose
Accessories: Pink Spotted Ribbon, Dazzling Diamonds, Scallop Oval Punch, Large Oval Punch, Heart Stickers, Rhinestones, Emboss folder Devine Swirl


I really enjoy taking part in Just Add Ink’s challenges.   Just Add Ink is the first blog where I have participated in Challenges.


This is the card that I created for their 2nd Challenge.   I made an easel card using Whisper White paper and then used the rose heart scrapbook paper to cover the 4”x4” panels.  I used a cuttlebug to emboss some whisper white paper.  I then placed the heart stickers on scrap pieces of pink pirouette and whisper white paper and trimmed around them before sticking them to the card with dimensionals.  I finished of with spotted pink ribbon and a punched  out To you from Me on Whisper White paper and a scalloped oval punch in Pink Pirouette.


I am thinking of making a few and sending them to my friends in Europe as they like to give valentines cards to their friends, not just to their spouses.

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