Saturday, January 9, 2016

Heartily Yours

It was a rainy, gray day today. I did get a couple mile walk in before the rain really got a start. I went by way of the post office to mail the card I made yesterday for my son's new apartment. So once the rain started I settled into my craft area and rearranged my stamps and then tried a new die that I got this week. I order several dies from Simon Says Stamps from their Die-cember release before Christmas and they came this week. So it's the first time I got to use this die.

I really loved the look of this Stacked Hearts die and I thought with Valentine's Day coming I could use this one a lot. So I cut this die in a number of different colors, all from scraps from my scrap box, and used a rainbow effect to fill in pieces of the die. The sentiment is taken from a retired Gina K stamp set. I die cut it with Clear Dollar Stamps (no longer in business) Designer Tags and used my white gel pen to add some faux stitching around the tag. I added more of the colored hearts to the inside to carry on the heart theme.
I am entering these challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today. Tomorrow is supposed to be back to the deep freeze so I'll probably stay indoors and craft. I do have to get dinner together as my daughter and SIL will be over. And Tricia and I usually make an extra meal so we have a start to our cooking for the week. Here's hoping your weekend is crafty!



Kris B said...

Great card! I just received this die in the mail this week and haven't had time to play with it yet. Thanks for the inspiration!

Katie Prasolek said...

thanks for joining Craft Your Passion challenge this week, hope to see you again! :)

Kasia, Craft Your Passion DT

Lin said...

I love your rainbow treatment of this die, Donna! Perfect sentiment, too! Thanks for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

Pam said...

Very pretty and creative card Donna! I love how you pieced the different color hearts in.

Wendy Batchen said...

Lovely card, thanks for sharing at Inspiration Destination and good luck. Wendy DT x

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