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Friday, January 19, 2018

Let's Avocuddle Valentine Card

Made this Valentine card for my hubby. My hubby makes wonderful homemade guacamole so when I saw this stamp/die set at Michael's I knew I had to get it.
























     Supplies List 

Cricut cart: Ole  3" Salsa Bowl

embossing: Cricut Ben-Day Dots - to give the avocados a more realistic texture look

gems: Recollections mini hearts - red, white

Glossy accents:on bowl contents

ink: Versafine Onyx Black

machine: Cricut Explore Air, Sizzix BIGkick

paper: cardstock -  green cor'd, red core'd, lt yellow, Kraft   scrapbook - Valentine 

pen: Wink of Stella clear - on female avocado eyelashes

stamp/die: Recollections Valentine - avocados, sentiment 

Stampin' Up: punch - modern label - sentiment tag

Tim Holtz:  cardstock - Kraft Shattered red

tool:  MISTI 

Entering this into the following challenge(s):

1/21   Simon Says Stamp Mon   Ch Birds of a Feather        5E(#3)   1/15
   my interpretation does not involve birds or feathers but pairing together as in the 2 avocados
   with play on words 'Let's Avocuddle!'

1/23     Simon Says Stamp Wed   Ch Add a Sentiment   5E(#3)   1/17
 
1/24   Cut It Up   Ch139 New Year's Resolution or Goals  1E(#1)   1/15
   NY Goal - to enjoy time with hubby & let him know how much I luv him 

1/31   Crafty Hazelnuts Ch Patterned Paper    Jan 2017   UE  1/1
1/31   DLART   Jan Linky   1Eperday   no stack   1/1

2/1    Cardz TV   Anything Goes Des Ch#31   3E(#1)   1/19

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Heart Shaped Owl Valentine Card

Used a Spellbinder die and placement of Sizzix cutting plates to make the base of this card heart-shaped.
























     Supplies List 

ink: Memento LadyBug

machine: Sizzix BIGkick

misc:  red mini clothespin

paper: cardstock -  white   scrapbook - hearts

Spellbinder: die - Classic Hearts

stamp: Recollections Owl

tool:  MISTI

Entering this into the following challenge(s):

1/21   Simon Says Stamp Mon   Ch Birds of a Feather        5E(#2)   1/15

1/23     Simon Says Stamp Wed   Ch Add a Sentiment   5E(#2)   1/17
 
1/27    Dies R Us   Ch89 Kids Kards     mustuse1metaldiefromDRUStore   3E(1#)  1/15

1/31   Crafty Hazelnuts Ch Patterned Paper    Jan 2017   UE  1/1
1/31   DLART   Jan Linky   1Eperday   no stack   1/1

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

LF LoveLetters Card

First time using Lawn Fawn Love Letters stamp/die set. Made the red banner similar to a previous project but did not have the red hearts cut all the way thru. Used a circle shape with a heart shape inside using white cardstock to place on the red banner to complement the look of the Valentine Kraft cardstock.



























     Supplies List 

Crayola: pencil colors

Cricut cart: Close To My Heart CTMH Artbooking  5.25" x 1" heart banner border,
   George & Basic Shapes  3/4" Circle w/ 3/8" Heart inside - first time making this 

Glossy accents: for adhesive

ink: Versafine Onyx Black 

Lawn Fawn: stamp/die - Love Letters - first time using this

machine: Cricut Explore Air, Sizzix BIGkick

paper: cardstock -  red, white, Bazzill red, Recollections Valentine Kraft

tool:  MISTI

Entering this into the following challenge(s):

1/21   Fantabulous Cricut   Ch#317 Something New    3E(#3)   1/8
1/21   heARTful Stamping Ch   Anything Goes + stamp   2E(#2)   1/14
1/21   Simon Says Stamp Mon   Ch Birds of a Feather        5E(#1)   1/15

1/23     Simon Says Stamp Wed   Ch Add a Sentiment   5E(#1)   1/17

1/31   Crafty Hazelnuts Ch Patterned Paper    Jan 2017   UE  1/1
1/31   DLART   Jan Linky   1Eperday   no stack   1/1






2/4   Lawn Fawnatics   C21 Insp Board   4E(#2)   1/15