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Saturday, September 21, 2013

Apple & Ruler Back 2 School Trio Cards

Created this Clean & Simple CAS trio set of Back 2 School cards using Hero Arts Ruler stamp for Hero Arts challenge #38 Game. Set. Match which is to create a new set of 3 or more cards that match exactly or coordinate by theme. I made 3 that match exactly.
Created this Back 2 School Card using Close To My Heart CTMH Artbooking Cricut cartridge Apple. Used red cardstock for base. Used the Paper Studio School Supply Mix scrapbook paper for layer. Added ribbon. Stamped Hero Arts Rulers on recycled Duncan Hines Brownie Mix cardboard box, inked with Tim Holtz Distress Ink walnut stain, cut out & inked the edges with TH Distress Ink walnut stain. Used foam adhesive to pop up the Apple & Ruler for dimension.

Recycled a Duncan Hines Brownie mix box:

Stamped Hero Arts Ruler on the recycled cardboard:

Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: CTMH Artbooking Apple 2" real size
inks: Memento Rich Cocoa, VersaFine Onyx Black
paper: the Paper Studio School Supply Mix scrapbook paper, cardstock - core'dinations red
recycle: Duncan Hines Brownie cardboard box
ribbon: ribbon trends School Days
stamp: Docerela Creations Mix & Match 1 sentiment 'Back 2 school!'
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - walnut stain

Entering this into the following challenges:

9/23 Die Cuttin Divas Ch#133 Use An Apple 3E(#3) 9/17

9/27 2 Sisters Ch162 Recycle unlim 9/21

9/28 A Blog Named Hero Ch38 Game, Set. Match. Create a new set of 3 or more cards that match exactly or coordinate by theme tot5combch unlim 9/15  

9/29 Paper Playtime Ch19 Apples 3E(#2) 9/16

9/30 Ribbon Carousel Back to School unlim 9/3 


  1. These are very cute cards - like that ruler stamp too!

  2. Very pretty cards! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  3. Very cool project. Love your photos. Thank you for playing at Paper Playtime. Your project is featured on our Facebook Page today and linked to your blog!
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  4. That's a great way to use that ruler stamp. Thanks for playing along at A Blog Named Hero!