Quick Greetings

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Having extra greetings on hand for those last minute occasions is always a good idea.  You never know when a friend or co-worker might need a little pick-me up or a happy note of congratulations.

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I’m making some clean, simple and quick cards over on the Think Crafts blog at CreateForLess today.  See how these cute cards came together using a stamp and die combo from Avery Elle.

–SUPPLIES–

Avery Elle Die Elle-Ments Simply Said…
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Avery Elle Clear Stamp Simply Said You
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Mama Elephant Clear Stamp/Die Panda…
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Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad…
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Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad…
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Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink Pad…
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Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink Pad…
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Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink Pad…
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Fiskars SureCut Deluxe Craft Paper…
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We R Memory Tools Precision Press…
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Scotch Mounting Foam Tape .5 in. x…
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3L Scrapbook Adhesives 3D Foam…
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Tombow Adhesive Mono Runner Perm…
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Post It Full Adhesive Roll 1 x 400…
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Tsukineko VersaFine Pigment Ink Stamp…
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Tsukineko VersaMark Watermark Ink Pad…
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Hero Arts Embossing Powder White 1oz…
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Ranger Embossing Powder 1 oz. Super…
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Scor Pal Buddy Eighths Mini Scoring…
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Clean and Simple Missing You

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I’m over at the Think Crafts blog today with a sweet greeting for a far away friend or loved one.  How cute is this little puppy?!  See how this card came together using a little bit of masking over at the blog.

The following list contains affiliate links which means if you click on a product link, and make a purchase, I may receive a small commission at no cost to you.  My full disclosure policy can be found HERE.)

–SUPPLIES–

Spectrum Noir Markers:

Cool Greys—IG3, IG4 (body)

Lights—GG1 along with blender—GG1 (beard)

Yellows and —CT1, CT2 (letter)

Brights—CR7

Pale Hues—PP1


CutCardstock Project: Sending Smiles

Creating a scene on the front of a card is fun and easy to do when you have die cuts to help you out.  For today’s project, featured on the CutCardstock blog, I thought there would be no better way to showcase the Pop Tone card stock than with this method.

For my scene, I used these sun ray and hillside dies along with Lemon Drop and Gumdrop Green Pop Tone card stock.  Everything was adhered with foam tape onto a note card I created using Banana Split card stock–I love those names!

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For the animals, I stamped them all together with my stamp platform on to some Cougar White Super Smooth card stock.  I colored them with Copics, then cut them out using their coordinating dies.

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I wanted to frame two of the animals with a heart, so I created a frame using two nesting heart dies along with some Orange Fizz Pop Tone card stock.

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Lots of bright color and texture make this card a cheerful greeting to send to a friend.

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Thanks for joining me today and be sure to head over to the CutCardstock shop to see the huge variety of colors in the Pop Tone collection–on sale this month!

–Supplies–

CutCardstock Pop Tone Cardstock: Lemon Drop, Gumdrop Green, Banana Split, Orange Fizz

Taylored Expressions Woodsy Wishes stamp set and dies

Paper Smooches Power Rays die

Mama Elephant Landscape Trio Creative Cuts

My Favorite Things Heart Stax