Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Love You Tons

Hey Everyone!

Hope you all are having a great week so far!  I have a card to share with you that I made for my hubby for Valentine's Day.  




For this card, I used the Stitched Journaling Card die (Lawn Fawn) to create a background for the scene.  Since the card is for Valentine's Day, I thought it would be fun to have the elephants "peeking out" from hearts.  I colored the journaling card with Distress Paint (Spun Sugar).  I used the largest heart die (Lawn Fawn) to create two openings for the elephants.  I wanted to make the hearts pop, so I made a second journaling card using a brighter Distress Paint (Pickled Raspberry).  I loosely attached the two journaling cards so I could find the perfect spot for the elephants. Once I found the right placement, I taped the edges of the cards together.


To keep with the love theme, I stamped the heart trail from the Bee Mine stamp set (Lawn Fawn) between the elephants.  I made a few smaller hearts from the distressed journaling cards and added them to the scene.  I love the combination of elephants and polka dots, so I layered the card using gray polka dot patterned paper and mounted the scene on kraft cardstock. 


Since I used dots and hearts for this project, I am going to enter the card into the current Lawnscaping Challenge.  


I'm also going to play along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge (use Kraft cardstock) for this week.      



Well that's all I have for today.  Thanks for coming by and happy crafting!

-Allison




8 comments

  1. Such a cute card, Allison - love those sweet ellies! Thanks for sharing this with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

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  2. Aww, this is adorable Allison!! That is so cute that the elephants are peeking through the hearts and the heart trail is such a cute idea! I'm sure that you're husband is going to love this card! :)

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  3. This is so adorable and cute!! Love the elephants peeking through the hearts!! FAB!! <3 <3 <3

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  4. This is adorable :) thank you for your sweet comments on my blog, and for playing a long with us at lawnscaping!!

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  5. What a neat card. Love how the elephants are popping out.

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  6. Ooo, this card is CUTE! I love the heart windows and that heart trail is awesome! Michael is going to love it!

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  7. I LOVE these little guys peeking out of the hearts!!!! Awesome! Thanks for playing along with Lawnscaping Challenges!

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  8. Awww this is so sweet! Instant Smile!
    Thanks so much for joining us at Lawnscaping.

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