January 24, 2012

A Child’s C&S Valentine

HELLO everyone and a very Happy Tuesday to each of you!

I made today’s card with Stampin’ Ups A la Carte stamp ‘Elebration’.  He normally holds a balloon and birthday cake.  I kind of overrode it with a heart.  Hope you like it!!

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I first stamped the image (masking the balloon) and then heat embossed it with clear EP.  With my paper snips I did a little fussy cutting, cut the outline of the elephant and just in front of the cake I slipped a heart into his hands.

The ‘just for you’ is from Teeny Tiny Wishes stamping one word at a time and punching it out with the BoHo Blossom Punch.  Each word is mounted on a flag using the Petite Pennants Builder Punch.  The color combo was arrived from using a couple snippets from the Big Top Birthday DSP.  Keeping with a diamond pattern throughout the card, I used the SU! Background -Textured Plates.

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Pennants and Elephant were popped up with the use of dimensionals.  While Tempting Turquoise ribbon was used to connect the pennants.

Peeking inside ~

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Sentiment is again Teeny Tiny Wishes and the Heart to Heart punch was used for the two hearts.

A quick and easy child’s card for sure, not a lot here to elaborate on, but if you should have a question…….you know I’m just a click away!

THANKS for stopping by ~ I LOVE the company!!!!  *smiles*

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11 comments:

Moni said...

Hi! Your map is great. I like the embossed background and also the whole compilation with all parts.

Cordial greetings
Moni

Viv said...

LOVE turquoise and red together and this SWEET card shows off why to perfection! In cricketing terms my friend, you played a blinder!
Hugs Viv xxx

Cynthia said...

Linda, this is super cute!! I love the colors and the pennant banner. P.s., did you know your words are backwards!, lol!!!

Carol Carriveau said...

Darling card..any child should love it! Color combo is wonderful.... Like your Yoda type saying!

Pam~ said...

Kid card ... I would take this cutey, Linda! Great fussy cutting and colors!

Gerry said...

So cute Linda. I might case it for one of my great-grandsons'

Theresa said...

Very cute. I love that you changed up the image by adding a heart for Valentines.

Karen said...

I love this card and I just ordered the 'elebration' stamp with my SAB order last night! I think I'll make mine with the words changed around though--to 'just for you'. (If you don't mind me casing it.)

Linda said...

Hi Linda - Love the way you changed up what the elephant was holding. Genius! I was going to make a clever comment about the word order, but a few ladies beat me to it. Then again, I couldn't have topped the Yoda comment ;)

Jean McKenzie said...

Love your card Linda! I think it is great that you used a heart instead of the cake - that makes the image suitable for a number of occasions!

Linda Callahan said...

Waaay tooooo cute!

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