Thursday, April 21, 2016

FMS233 You're The Best


Happy Thursday, peeps!  Ah, the weekend is almost upon us!  I have a quick little card today using the FMS sketch:

 Friendly Phrases is one of those fun stamp sets that I just never got to use enough, and since it's retiring, I thought I'd ink it up for today's card.   I stamped a big flower from Flower Patch and trimmed it down, then positioned it behind a stamped gingham strip (retired wheel).  It all went atop an embossed piece, over which I placed my sentiment:


Both stitched elements are from Lil'Inkers; the smaller flower is also from Friendly Phrases!  Thanks for popping in today!


Cassidy spent an hour or so in the craft room with me yesterday, making a birthday card for one of her dolls.  Now, at any given moment, her doll could be 3, 5, or as in this case, 12!  She stamped a little puppy dog, cut out the number 1 and 2 and adhered them on the card:
  

She even came up with her own sentiment, which I wrote out and she traced with a black marker:


I thought this was pretty clever!
 

The clincher was this one though....on the inside, she used a green glitter pen to write her sentiment, and after the first word, she looked at it longingly and said "I could just eat this up!  It's like there's a party going on here!"  LOL...I cracked up!  Who of us hasn't felt that way about something glittery!!!


10 comments:

  1. Perfectly sweet, LeAnne with my favorite embossing folder, and that darling red gingham! Miss C's card is a winner, too! I could just eat HER up!
    =]

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  2. Love your card.
    Cassidy is going to follow in her grandma's footsteps and be a great card maker.

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  3. I'm not at all surprised that Cassidy is able to make adorable cards. Just look at who she hangs out with all day! Gotta love it!

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  4. I love that red flower peeking out in the background! Fun card! And Miss C did a wonderful job on her card! Adorable!

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  5. Great cards from both of you!

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  6. Black, white and red, one of my favorite color combos. Great card, and please tell Cassidy I love her card too. Woofy birthday, I love it!

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  7. What a delightful card! Love the classic color combo and of course those chunky polka dots and gingham! Oh that Cassidy is a HOOT!!

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  8. You both make such nice cards.. The color pop of red on yours was great and of course.. the puppy woofday was perfect.

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  9. What a fun card! I love the embossed polka dots with the gingham! That is one great sentiment! Reminds me of a picnic!!! I love Cassidy's card! She is so blessed to have you and your craft room!!!

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  10. I can't believe how much she's grown! And that's an awesome story. :) Love your card. It is so fresh and clean with some gorgeous gingham. I am always such a sucker for that. Must be my country roots. lol

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