Papercraft

Just a Note

Hello, friends! Hope you’re having a good week! Our new challenge is live over at Southern Girls Challenge and I’m excited to share my DT inspiration project with you today! As always, the theme for our challenge is Anything Goes and we’d love to see what you create! Our sponsors this time are Krafter’s Cart, Moonflower Digi Stamps and KLM Designs. I was provided the Mum digital image from KLM Designs and created a pretty note card. 

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From ivory cardstock, I created a bi-level card base (meaning the front of the card base is just a tad shorter than the back), cutting the front off with a stitched scallop edge die. I layered yellow cardstock on the front and the inside, and then die cut two stitched rectangle panels for the front and two for the inside. The ‘Just a Note’ sentiment was included with the mum digital image so I made sure to capture that on the bottom right of the ivory panel I die cut for the front. I also printed the mum image 12 times, colored them with bright Bic Mark-It markers and then commenced to fussy cutting. I arranged them in circular fashion, popping several of them up on foam pads. I finished the front with a few tiny orange gemstones.

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Since this is a note card, I left the inside blank with plenty of room to write a custom message.

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And one more peek… I really love how this turned out! Sure makes me think of Spring! ;)

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I’d love to enter this card into the following challenges:
A Bit More Time To Craft: #112 – Anything Goes
A Bit More Time To Craft Extra Challenge: March Anything Goes
A Perfect Time To Craft: #3-2020 – Anything Goes
Cardz 4 Galz: #117 – Spring Flowers
Classic Design Challenge: #3 – Anything Goes
Crafty Gals Corner: #205 – Use Flowers
Double D Challenges: Welcome Spring
Jan’s Digi Stamps Challenges: #10 – Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge: #128 – Anything Goes
Pammie’s Inky Pinkies Challenges: #2011 – Anything Goes

Products used:
Cardstock/Paper: American Crafts vanilla cardstock, GKD Tomato Soup and Wild Dandelion cardstock
Stamps: KLM Designs Mum digital image
Ink: Bic Mark-It markers- Summer Melon, Sunset Orange, Yellow Blaze, Key Lime, Rambunctious Red
Dies/Punches: My Favorite Things Stitched Scallop Basic Edges die, My Favorite Things Stitched Rectangle Layers dies
Accessories:  ScraPerfect Best Glue Ever, Gemini Junior die cutting machine, Darice orange gemstones

I hope you’ve enjoyed today’s project and will link up with us this time! Can’t wait to see what you create! Be sure to check out all the fun goodies at Krafter’s Cart, Moonflower Digi Stamps and KLM Designs! Thanks so much for stopping by today – we’ll see you next time! ;)

Scrappy hugs,
lesliesig

Papercraft

unleash your inner unicorn

Hello, friends! Hope you’re having a good week! Our new challenge is live over at Southern Girls Challenge and I’m excited to share my DT inspiration project with you today! As always, the theme for our challenge is Anything Goes and we’d love to see what you create! Our sponsors this time are Krafter’s Cart, Stamper’s Delights (formerly Scrapper’s Delights) and Avery Elle. I was provided Stamper’s Delights Chibi Unicorn Blythe digital image to create with. OMG, cuteness overload – she’s absolutely adorable!

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I printed three of the Blythe images and layered them on top of each other for some dimension. I colored the top one with my Prismacolor pencils and then ran a Memento Tuxedo Black marker around the outside edge to give it a finished look. I added a computer-generated sentiment and lots of bling.

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I embellished the inside panel with leftover strips of the cardstock used on the front, and added another computer-generated sentiment.

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And another peek… love how this turned out! Sometimes clean and simple does pack a powerful punch! ;)

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I’d love to enter this sweet card into the following challenges:
A Perfect Time To Craft Open Challenge Blog: February Anything Goes #2-2020
Alphabet Challenge: W – Anything You Wish
Jan’s Digi Stamps: Challenge #8 – Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends: #126 – Anything Goes
Pammie’s Inky Pinkies: #2007 – Anything Goes
Time Out Challenges: #155 – Birthday

Products used:
Cardstock/Paper: Stampin’ Up thick and regular Very Vanilla cardstock, GKE wild Lilac and Wild Orchid cardstock
Stamps: Stamper’s Delights Chibi Unicorn Blythe, computer-generated sentiments
Ink: Pentel Slicci Gold, Metallic Violet and Metallic Pink pens, Sakura White Gelly Roll pen
Dies/Punches: EKG Success 3/4″ square punch, Cottage Cutz Double-Stitched Rectangles dies
Accessories:  Prismacolor pencils- Peach, Light Peach, Goldenrod, Ginger Root, Light Umber, Crimson Red, Silver, Light Cerulean Blue, Parma violet, Mulberry, Violet, Violet Blue; ScraPerfect Best Glue Ever, Memento Tuxedo Black marker; Gemini Junior die cutting machine, Darice purple gemstones, ScraPerfect Embellie Gellie

I hope you’ve enjoyed today’s project and will link up with us this time! Can’t wait to see what you create! Be sure to check out all the fun goodies at Krafter’s Cart, Stamper’s Delights and Avery Elle! Thanks so much for stopping by today – we’ll see you next time! ;)

Scrappy hugs,
lesliesig

Papercraft

Holiday Wishes to you and yours

Hello, friends! Hope you’re having a good week! Our new challenge is live over at Southern Girls Challenge and I’m stoked to share my first Southern Girls Challenge DT inspiration project with you today! The theme for our challenge is Anything Goes and our sponsors this time are Auzz Trinklets, JMC Designs and Jan’s Digi Stamps, so come on over and play for a chance to win a prize! I was provided the Spicy Fox Collection from JMC Designs and created a sweet Christmas card using one of the images named Ginger! It’s never too early to start on those Christmas cards!

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I created a Z-fold card base and layered patterned paper and cardstock on all the panels. I colored the sweet Ginger image with Prismacolor Pencils, cut it with a double-stitched rectangle die and layered it on tan and red cardstock. I paper-pieced her scarf and hat with red plaid paper, and added Glossy Accents to the tiny round elements. I stamped the vertical sentiment in brown ink.

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I embellished the inside panel with the red plaid paper and layered it on tan and red cardstock, then added the stamped sentiment on a small tan panel.

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And here’s one more look completely opened up. I love this fold and I’m thrilled with how it turned out! Pair an adorable image with some pretty papers and *poof* you have an awesome card! ;)

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Products used:
Cardstock/Paper: Stampin’ Up thick and regular Very Vanilla cardstock, The Paper Studio Four Seasons and Everything in Between paper pad, American Crafts Crimson and Brown Sugar cardstock
Stamps: JMC Designs Spicy Fox Collection (Ginger), CAS-ual Fridays Stamps Snowy Sayings stamp set
Ink: Memento Espresso Truffle ink
Dies/Punches: Cottage Cutz Double-Stitched Rectangles die
Accessories:  Prismacolor Pencils- Crimson Red, Ginger Root, Light Umber, Dark Brown; Gemini Junior die cutting machine, MISTI stamp tool, ScraPerfect Best Glue Ever

I hope you’ve enjoyed today’s project and will link up a project with us this fortnight! We’d love to see what you create! And be sure to check out all amazing goodies at Auzz Trinklets, JMC Designs and Jan’s Digi Stamps! Thanks so much for stopping by today – we’ll see you next time! ;)

Scrappy hugs,
lesliesig