Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Freshly Made Sketches: Sending Love

It's time for a new sketch at Freshly Made Sketches! Today we have a sketch by Narelle and here’s what I did with it!

  11.18 FMS

 


I was flipping through my dies looking for something square that would give me an idea.  I didn't find "square" but this mini envelope caught my eye.  I'm still sending so many cards of encouragement, I thought that a card with hearts popping out of envelopes would be just right.  I spent much more time looking for papers - they had to be two-sided and I had to like both sides since they both showed.  That was amazingly hard.  As I was looking through my paper pads, it seems that many companies put dramatically different patterns on the two sides - probably so you might like one and not the other and when you use one side you aren't sad about the other side.  That's my theory!

I just going to do a sentiment strip but I saw that all the busy-ness at the top overwhelmed a small strip so I put together the sentiment that I wanted using a Building Blocks set from Taylored Expressions. 

I hope to see you playing along with us this week at Taylored Expressions.

SUPPLY LIST

Stamps: Taylored Expressions Building Blocks - Be Bright

Dies: Taylored Expressions Building Blocks, Fun Stampers Journey Baby Envelope, Simon Says A1 Thin Frames, misc hearts and leaves

Paper: Honey Bee Stamps Autumn Afternoon

Other: Stampin Up Tasteful Textile Embossing Folder, Studio Katia Apricot Glace Pearls

8 comments:

  1. Well you picked the perfect papers! I love the colors and mix of patterns. And this card is perfect to send during this time!

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  2. Those love filled envelopes are wonderful! Love this Kim, the colors are so pretty!

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  3. I love your take on the sketch, Kim! The envelopes work so well with it and couldn't be more appropriate with the sentiment. I am with you about the two sided paper! That tiny frame and the embossing look amazing!

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  4. I've always loved your cards Kim and this is no exception. When I saw that you had used envelopes, it reminded me that I have a small envelope die, which has never been used, so my card is somewhat of a case of yours, I hope that's OK!
    Thanks for the continued inspiration!
    Chrissie x

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  5. Those sweet envelopes are adorable! I love the colors you used! Pretty card!

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  6. I absolutely love this card! Those envelopes are just too cute and I love the colour! Someone is totally going to love this!

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  7. LOVE this card and the dies you've used - perfect take on the sketch!

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  8. Just as sweet as can be! Love those envelopes!

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