Sunday, May 13, 2012

Teacher appreciation, 2 minute cards

yellow zigzag trim
Circle 1 1/2 in Punch
hand cut leaves and stem
Tim Holtz picket fence distress pin
Jelly roll white for letters on chalk board
card stock, printed and black for chalk board
corner rounder punch
foam dots

I cut these apples by starting with a circle and nicked a bit off the middle of the bottom and top added a stem and just hand cut the leaves,

Surprising Technique! My Mothers Day Cards

I ran a hard a regular dress form chipboard cut under card stock through my Big Shot, the same way you would use a spellbinder, this was the result, a few tares, as expected, but beautiful none the less!  I trimmed around them and added a few embellishments.  

Lace Stickles
Gold Stickles
Distress Stickles Peeled Paint
Crackle Glassy Accents
small and med size butterfly punch
My minds Eye background papers
Actual vintage music distressed with Tim Holtz distress inks
Prima Pearls  Prima crystals
K and co sticker (shell) crochet flowers
Martha Stewart border punch
Prima Flowers turned over (white) stamped with Prima script
pearl spray from bridal section of Hobby Lobby
hand cut and Tim holtz Peeled paint distressed leaves, and Martha Stewart Rose leaf punch
dress form chipboard die cut