Thursday, January 22, 2009

Handmade Cards/Paper Crafting Thursday!

Kelli hosts Paper Crafting Thursday! You can go to her blog here to see some other paper crafts!! You will love her blog and what she makes so stop on by!

Today I'm sharing a couple of cards I made.

This one is a Valentine card


Pale pink cardstock for the notecard, celery green cardstock, floral paper, pink organza ribbon, specialty scissors, pop-up mounting squares, and a pretty premade heart embellishment from Michael's (made by Jolee)

I measured and cut the pieces
Trimmed the edges with the scissors for a little touch of fancy. Glued down printed paper piece.

Applied the heart to the green piece

Punched holes with a small hole punch to make a bow
Threaded ribbon through, tied bow


Applied mounting squares to back


Applied green piece w/heart to printed paper
All Done!!

Here's one I made for a friend


The pretty embellishment is from JoAnn
Have a joy-filled day, and thank you for stopping by!!
Blessings,
Becky

17 comments:

  1. Really nice cards, thank you for sharing them.
    Roberta Anne

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  2. Sweet cards! I love the feather!

    LaTeaDah

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  3. I love the Valentine one with all the hearts. Great job! Thanks for sharing your beautiful handwork again! I always feel inspired...but know mine won't look anything like your samples!!!

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  4. Thank-you for sharing your cards.
    They are beautiful.
    Thankyou for tutorial.

    Clare

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  5. Becky...beautiful cards, love the feather!

    Have a great day!

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  6. Those are beautiful cards. You did a lovely job. Maybe when my baby is older I can do things like this with her:)

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  7. Beautiful cards! I love the one with the feather.

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  8. What gorgeous cards! I adore the pinks in your Valentine card. So pretty. But I adore the one with the feather! I read somewhere once that if you ever find a white feather it means you were visited by an angel! I am sure your friend loved the card!

    Blessings for a wonderful weekend

    FeeBeeKay

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  9. Sorry you're still not feeling too good! Hope a good night's sleep will make you feel better by morning! Are you joining Show and Tell??? I'll stop by anyway!

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  10. I love how your cards turned out! I have never really done any papercrafting. Looks like it would be fun once you start!

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  11. Just beautiful! I love the pretty heart and the feather is wonderful!
    ~Kelli

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  12. I had a cat just like Handsome Critta... I miss her and I will have to blog about her... her soft fur and purring at me, and laying on my neck.... Oh it is so wonderful seeing Critta... Plus you puppies are so darling!!! I have a puppy now, Hubby got him for me...

    I love the card!! I have looked at how you made it about 3 times... It is wonderful!

    Just A Gal...

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  13. How pretty your cards are Becky. I hope you're feeling better soon. Rich blessings!

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  14. what a Creative flair you have!

    I hope you're feeling better.

    Brenda

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  15. Simply gorgeous!! I especially love the one with the quill/feather embellishment.

    Beautiful Blessings~
    Kelly Maria

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