Monday, February 8, 2010

Love is in the Air

Love and a lot of snow abound! Thank goodness this weekend's eastern blizzard didn't come far enough south to blanket us with more snow! We already had our share last week when school was closed for three days!

Can you believe Valentine's Day is next Sunday! Even though I've made a lot of cards, I still have the most important card to for my darling husband! Yikes! I better get a move on so I'm not making it last minute!

In honor of Valentine's Day and a 2 Sketches 4 You Monday, I'll share this card with you.

Here's Laura's sketch that my card was based. Fun, isn't it? It was cool to work a card of this size and shape. Our sponsor for the week is Sakura pens! I love their glitter pen! I used it on the brown flowers to make a little glitter dot in the center of each flower. If you click on the card, you will get a bigger image and can see the glitter. It's a quick way to add glitter without all the mess!

I'd also like to share a hybrid card I made over the weekend.

This card was made using a digital kit called 'Bit of Pretty' by the talented Jen Martakis of Two Peas in a Bucket. This kit is in lovely pastel colors that's perfect for Valentine's Day cards, springtime and baby crafts. Or a get well card like I made. Oh, what about birthday and thank you cards? It's a versatile kit, huh?

Well, I hope everyone has a super week! I'll be back on Wednesday to share some more crafts so I hope you can join me then. Thanks for visiting and please leave me a comment; it's great to hear from you!


I Love You
Card Stock:  Green & Brown, Bazzill Basics & White, Neenah Paper
Patterned Paper:  American Crafts
Scalloped Border Punch:  Fiskars
Glitter Accents:  Sakura
Jute:  Stampin' Up
Die Cuts:  Silhouette
Corner Rounder:  Ek Success
Ribbon:  Making Memories
Button:  Buttons Galore
Stamp Ink:  Colorbox
Badge Accent:  American Crafts

Feel Better Soon
Card Stock:  Bazzill Basics
Digital Kit:  Bit of Pretty by Jen Martakis of Two Peas in a Bucket
Sewing Thread:  Coats
Embossing Folder:  Cuttlebug
Badge Accent:  American Crafts
Jute:  Stampin' Up
Button:  Vintage


Sheryl K said...

Very pretty cards!! Maybe I'll give that sketch a try. Thank you for sharing!! Sheryl K

cnelson said...

Gorgeous cards Kathy!! I really love the addition of the butterfly on the first!

joscelyne cutchens said...

very sweet cards! :)

Jenny said...

Thanks for the lovely comment!! I love your take on it too!! :)

Lenas kort said...

Super cute cards :-) Have a nice day :-)

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Audrey Pettit said...

Ca-ute cards, Girl! Really love the subtle glitter addition on your 2sketches card and the fun shape and butterfly. Really like the digi-card, too. Pretty colors, great design!

Sue Lelli said...

LOVE your 2S4Y card and your scrapbook pages are just FAB! Great bold colors against the snow!

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