Step 1 – Set up your digital prints. I set up a document of my patterned papers in long strips, at least 2 1/8″. I set up an identical page with solid colors, the printed one of each back-to-back. That way my circles would be solid on one side and patterned on the other. I also set up and printed a sentiment and coordinating strip of patterned paper, about 2 1/2 long.
Step 2 – Punch a piece of heavy card stock with the square 7/8″ punch. You will use this as a template to fold your circles. You will need to punch out 13 circles.
Step 6 - Apply your sentiment to the empty space and add buttons or other embellishments.
Hello! How was your Saturday? We spent the day doing chores - it was great! I also met my mom at the gym for an hour and then we went for a coffee afterward. Also G-R-E-A-T! My mom and I spend a lot of time together, coming and going. Maybe not long stretches, but bits at least every other day. She is a real special lady! One of the most giving people I know. And very thoughtful. I love her a lot!
Anyway, my card today is for RetroSketches - I love this fun sketch by Erin! I used a die from Little Yellow Bicycle, but I swear I can't find where I bought it! Sorry!
Good morning! How are you? With the kids in school, I started back at the "Y" with some classes, I did a cardio/weight training class this morning after I dropped the kids off. Whew! It was quite a butt-kicker - LOL! Anyways, I got up at super early hoping to get my card posted, but the kids made sure I spent every minute trying to get them in gear, so I wasn't able to. I swear Maisie takes 40 minutes to eat a small bowl of cereal... any ideas on getting her to speed up? I've tried a timer, but then she just doesn't eat. I'm at a loss.
Anyhoo - we have a FUN new sketch over at The Deconstructed Sketch challenge today, you should try it! I used my FAVE Papertrey Ink set these days, Wet Paint. I just love this set paired with some funky papers!
Be sure to to play along and check out all the other ladies wonderful inspiration this week!
Have an amazing day!
Hiya! It's Tuesday and that means a brand new color palette over at the colourQ! WOOHOO! I thought the inspiration was pretty funky, so I decided to get a little funky myself. After doing all the stamping and embossing, my card still wasn't sitting well with me, so I pulled out some Copics and added the faux "splatters". It really livened it up! The set is from Pink Paislee - Pen Pals, what a fun little set!
Have an awesome day!
Hello! I am JUST squeeking in with an entry into this month's Papertrey Ink Blog Hop! I loved loved loved the inspiration this month, so glad I got to play! I used both the Stitches and Swirls and Wet Paint stamp sets. I used gold ink and clear embossing powder, but the gold didn't seem to photograph too well, sorry!