Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Sunflower Hugs Card


Here's a little card I made for a sweet friend who hasn't been feeling well lately.  It's a 4 1/2" square card, with the brown layer cut as a 4" square, and the yellow polka-dot layer cut as a 3 3/4" square.


For my focal point,  I stamped a sunflower and sentiment from the Papertrey Ink Simple Sunflower stamp set on a 2 1/2" shape cut from the Elegant Edges Cricut cartridge.  Because I cut this pretty small, the little holes didn't cut out completely with the Cricut.  I went over them with a Fiskars hole punch so the brown layer beneath would show through.

Recipe:

Papertrey Ink Kraft, Dark Chocolate, & Rustic White Cardstock
My Mind's Eye Lost & Found "Rosy" Patterned Paper
Papertrey Ink "Simple Sunflower" Stamp Set
Papertrey Ink Dark Chocolate & Summer Sunrise Ink
Prairie Bird Boutique Crinkle Ribbon
ColorBox Cat's Eye Chalk Ink

10 comments:

  1. Love this card. That sunflower is just so pretty. Your Friend is going to love this card.

    Hugs,
    Kate

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  2. Very pretty!! Love the brown and yellow together, hope your friend feels better!!
    Kristan

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  3. very pretty flower, love the background and the colors!!!!!
    Paula

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  4. this just beautiful! I love the fall colors. your doing a fabulous job without your "g"! :)

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  5. What a sweet card.. makes me wish I was a stamper... I love that sunflower. very nicely done katie (as always)...

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  6. Beautiful sunflower card! I love yellow and brown together!!!! Beautiful job! Hugs- Glora

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  7. So cute! I love the white frame you used. Very nice.

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  8. Beautiful card. Thanks for the tip on the hole punch...now why didn't I think of that????

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