This months challenge questions is: What of the characters from the new Joset Designs collection is your favourite? Head on over to their blog to answer - they're hosting a giveaway so be sure to enter - here and also check out what other design team members have created using this release.
Here is what I came up with using Elizabeth Craft Designs: Small and Large Flower Die.
This was a very simple card to create - just good old die cut layering using bright coloured cardstock and vellum. The Banner Sentiments stamp (and co-ordinating die) had the perfect sentiment "You make me happy!" I embellished the card with machine stitched lines, sequins and a twine bow.
I normally use white cardstock for my backgrounds but changing it to yellow really made the card scream Spring!
Happy Crafting and check out the Elizabeth Craft Designs blog - here for more Spring/Flower inspiration!
I'm so happy to be apart of Pear Blossom Press MEGA Hop!
A few weeks ago I was asked to participate in this blog and try out Amanda's Power Pack Kit. I love interactive cards so I wasn't going to pass up this opportunity and I'm so glad I did because without this switch I wouldn't have been able to make a card like this...Let me explain!
Previously when I've made interactive light em' up cards I've had to create my own paper switch - this involved lots of foam tape (I like layers but not the thickness produced by the amount of foam tape used). The circuit and paper switch would also be very sensitive so I had to be creative on how I layered my card font together and in every case I'd have to leave out machine stitching (which if you follow my style would know I really enjoy adding this textural element to my handmade cards). The stitching and card front pressure would permanently close the circuit and the light would be constantly on…