Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Creative Card: Teacup



I had so much fun making the "fishbowl" card for National Scrapbook day that I thought I would try and "weld" another shape card using my Gypsy.  I made a few to give away as a set, but I couldn't find anything around the house that would make a cute package for them.  If I figure something out, I will update this post with a picture.

Materials Used:

  • Teacup is cut at 3 3/4" from Once Upon a Princess  I "welded" two images together using my Gypsy.  (Don't forget that you need to "flip" one of the images - so everything matches once the card is folded.)  
  • Flower is cut at 2 1/4" -the top two layers are attached with pop dots to give the flower a bit more dimension
  • Patterned paper from K & Co.
  • Tsukineko Pigment Ink - Coffee Bean
  • Martha Stewart permanent pen - chestnut
I lined all of the envelopes...for directions - you can check out THIS post.  It's very easy and makes the card a bit more special.

Also - a big thank you to Liz from Liz's Paper Loft - if a ton of site updates just showed up in your dashboard, it is because I had messed up the settings on my site feed.  I think I fixed it this morning!  Thank you Liz!!!

4 comments:

liz said...

Oh my goodness...for only doing this for a short time...you are amazing! you're knack for details are fabulous!

I'm so glad that you were able to fix your site! As I said before, I wouldn't want to miss a thing!

Nicole said...

Wasn't I just here! Those are so adorable! You should post those in our Burtonesque Challenge for this week! It's Burton inspired and those are soooo Alice!

PS, Don't you just love Liz!

Lauren B. said...

Liz - seriously, you are my hero today! I couldn't believe it when I figured out no one was getting any updates and I post just about daily. Thanks for your sweet comments!

Nicole - You're so sweet...maybe I will get up the courage to post them to the challenge. Yes, I love Liz too!

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