Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Graduation Card

Unbelievably, a girl that I taught in third and fourth grades has been student teaching at my school this year!  Yes, that makes me feel old!  Anyway, she just graduated with her masters, so I made this card for her.  It was hard to get a good picture of it.  For my background I used clear embossing powder to stamp a graduation cap from My Creative Time's Follow Your Dream stamp set all over the white cardstock.

I made my focal point by using the MCT XL Label Die to cut my dark green frame and the Stitched XL Label Die to cut my white layer.  On that I stamped the diploma and "Class of 2013" with stamps from Follow Your Dream.  The graduation cap was die cut with a die from MCT's Here's Lookin' at You.

This sentiment is also from Follow Your Dream, stamped in dark green, one of her school colors.

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  1. Beautiful grad card! Don't ya juw5 love it when those little reminders pop up and you realize, wow I'm not a kid anymore, hehehe! Have a great day! Love and Hugs, Cathryn :)

  2. I have used the Follow Your Dream set and the cap die many those. I really like how you put yours together and did the clear embossing :D Great job!
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  3. I love this card, simple but elegant!


  4. Thanks for the cute design! I have been hoping for some inspiration for a grad card.


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