Sunday, January 10, 2016

With All My Heart


Hello my inky friends! The amazing Claire is our hostess today at The Paper Players, and she has a fun color challenge for us: Tempting Turquoise, Melon Mambo and Real Red. I thought this combo would be perfect for a Valentine's Day card.


I purchased a few clearance items from Heidi Swapp at Michael's last year, and this is the first time I am inking them up. I love the big bold sentiment and the shape of the heart stencil, and I think the arrow background is kind of fun too. This card is a little outside of my normal clean style with all it's layers and elements, but I think it works. At least I hope so!

 

The Simon Says Stamp Monday and Wednesday Challenges both have a theme of "Something New" this week, and as I am using some new products for the first time I am entering them both. Also new is the Teal Washi Tape which I got from the Simon clearance rack for 25 cents!


Products Used:
Stamp Sets: With All My Heart Stamp & Stencil, Arrow Background, Totally Love You Stamp & Stencil (Heidi Swapp)
Card Stock: Solar White (Neenah)
Patterned Paper: Words of Love (Carta Bella), Stacked with Love (SU)
Ink Pads: Onyx Black (Versafine), Melon Mambo (SU)
Tools: Big Shot, Stitched Rectangle Dies (Lawn Fawn), 3/16" Corner Punch (SU)
Accessories: Mini Binder Clips, Gold Fancy Foil Vellum (SU), I Am Bits & Pieces (Simple Stories), Teal Polka Dot Washi Tape (Kelly Purkey), Black Hemp Twine (Hemptique)

Thanks for stopping by today and I'd love for you to leave a comment! Then, please head over to see the rest of the Design Team at The Paper Players and see what they have in store for you!

Inky hugs!

13 comments:

  1. I couldn't wait to leave a comment on this, Sandy...it is FABulous. Love the big bold type and all the great movement with the arrows and flowing twine. Just a stunning card, my friend!

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  2. Oh Sandy, I LOVE this card! I couldn't wait to comment either! WOW! You rocked this one and made my colors shine! Every detail is AMAZING!!!!!!!! XX

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  3. ME TOO! As soon as I saw this! It's just awesome Sandy.It just all goes together so well to make such a sweet card.

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  4. LOVE it! So simple, but you stepped it up several notches with all the little extras....that clip and skinny cord as well as the background...well, they're just awesome!

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  5. Me too! I have admired this card all week - it's so arty and I just love the layering and little accessories. This card is amazing Sandy!

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  6. Oh this card definitely works Sandy! It is fabulous and beautifully detailed! I love the funky heart, bits of gold and the black sentiment!

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  7. all the layers work together so well!! Great card! This would make a great entry over at Emerald Creek Dares Challenge! :)

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  8. This card is well...exciting. Great work with the challenge!

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  9. Gorgeous layers! Fantastic card! thanks for joining us this week on Simon SAys Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! Barbarayaya

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  10. Oohee I love the pizazz!This looks fabulous!

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  11. Love your card, what fabulous colours !
    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge this week.

    Jo x

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  12. Sandy, I have two words for you. jaw-dropping. I literally gasped when I saw this card. It's strong, bold, graphic and I couldn't stop looking at it to find all of the wonderful elements.
    hugs
    jaydee

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