Saturday, 28 January 2012

A simple Valentine

Over on Stampin' Dymonz' Scrap Shack this week in the card group, it's about making "quick and simple" cards. Cards that can be made for those emergencies or when the offspring decide that everyone in the class needs a valentine card. That's my theme here as it's that time of year when thoughts of love and romance are in the air.
The inspiration came from over on CASE Study challenges.

A piece of card run through an embossing folder. Some holes punched to thread some twine through then attached to a shaped card base. Run through my big shot again, this time to cut an aperture out.
Behind the aperture, I attached my image. I chose a silhouette stamp from Delicious Doodles - The Lovey-Dovey one. Printed straight onto red card then cut out using a nestie.

ok it looks pink in the pic but it is red really.
Some little red heart gems to finish and it's ready for the recipient.
As I said. quick and easy.

I am going to enter this into a couple of challenges
CASE Study Challenges - Their Inspiration
Crafty Catz - Things with Wings
Patties Creations - Embossing


  1. stunning, I adore the texture...hope your week is awesome!

    enjoy *~*

  2. Very eye-catching! So glad you shared it with us for the Embossing challenge at Pattie's Creations.

  3. This is perfect for our challenge at Pattie’s Creations. Thanks for joining us!
    Pattie ♥

  4. Love that embossing and perfect for Patties Creations Challenge! Thanks for joining us.
    Margy (DT member)

  5. Beautiful card,thankyou for joining us this week at CraftyCatz

    Hugs Dianne xx

    CraftyCatz DT

  6. Fab use of a negative shape along with super duper twine treatment!
    Thanks for joining us on CASE Study this week :)

  7. Gorgeous embossing!
    Thanks for playing in our 'Embossing' Challenge #36, and for using a Digital OR Stamped image!
    ♥ Sandi
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

  8. OMGosh this is a wonderful creation, beautiful colour theme and image is adorable and so beautifully coloured,

    thank you so much for joining us at the Crafty Catz Buttons Things With Wings Challenge and we hope you stop by next week and join in with the fun,

    Good Luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget :0) x

    Crafty Catz DT

  9. Love your use of the heart window and that trendy twine! The embossing is fabulous, too. Thanks for sharing this with us at CASE Study!