Gatefold Birthday Card

I made this  card last month for a co-worker’s birthday.  I had every intention of making the card in time for her birthday, but before I knew it, I had missed it.  The sentiment from the “Remembering Your  Birthday” stamp set was just perfect for this!  The outside sentiment says “I Remembered and Thought . …

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“One Word” ATC

This month’s ATC theme for the swap I participate on scrapbook.com is “One Word”.    Sounded simple, but I was actually a bit stumped for a while.  Then I sat and thought and decided “Celebrate” would be the perfect word for me – celebrate life; celebrate the small things; celebrate the milestones; celebrate ourselves!  I …

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Masked Sympathy Card

This is a card I made for an acquaintance who recently lost his mother.  Sympathy cards are never easy to make; you can only hope that your thoughtful, handmade card can bring some comfort to the recipient. The base of this card is the awesome Thick Whisper White.  I just love the quality of that …

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Band Aid Get Well Card

I recently made this card for a co-worker who had surgery. The band aid was made by cutting a strip of Crumb Cake card stock and embossed it with the Perfect Polka Dots embossing folder.  I rounded the corners with a corner rounder and then cut out a 1 x 1 square and also embossed …

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Tri Fold Butterfly Basics Birthday Card

This is the last of the cards we made at the tri-fold card class.  This was super quick and easy (once I got over my coloring anxiety!) The card base (Lost Lagoon) is 8 1/2 x 5 1/2, scored at 2 1/8 and 4 1/4.  The inner panel (Very Vanilla) is 4 x 5 1/4. …

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Gate Fold Valentine’s Day Card

This is the second card we made at our tri-fold card class this weekend. The card base (Real Red) is 5 1/2 x 11.  Score 2 1/8″ from each end to make the fold.  The basic black layer is cut at 4 1/8 x 5 3/8 cut in half vertically (at 2 1/16).  The card …

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