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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Where in the World Would I Be Without You? Card

Created this card using a Simon exclusive stamp, Dude!, for the sentiment. Stamped sentiment on vellum. Attached the sentiment using Tim Holtz long fasteners/brads.

Found the DCWV Travel matstack to complement the sentiment wonderfully.

Embossed some Buff Ivory cardstock w/ Darice Bee embossing border. Used TH Distress Ink to complement the rose color on the DCWV matstack cardstock.

Supplies List 

embossing: Darice Bee embossing border
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
paper:  vellum, cardstock - DCWV Travel matstack, Ivory Buff
stamp: Simon Exclusive Kelley Purkey Dude! sentiment
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - victorian rose, fasteners/brads - 2 used to attach sentiment tag
   paper - core'dinations cardstock Pine Needles (teal blue color)

Entering this into the following challenges:

9/27 MFP Speedy Fox & Friends Wk178 Card Recipe Use 1 Die Cut, 2 Images & 3 Colors 5E(#2) 
  1 die cut Spellbinder sentiment tag,  2+ images = Bees, 3 colors used: teal blue, ivory & victorian rose 9/21

9/28 Pink Elephant TPE218 Polka Dots & Stripes unlim the map has vertical stripes, the Bee trail has dots 9/23
9/28 Sentimental Sun Ch173 Vellum & Stitching 3E(#1) vellum for sentiment tag & Bee trail is my stitching 9/22

9/29 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch Use Excl or Any Simon Store Product 5E(#2) 9/29

9/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Sept Linky Ch Anything Goes unlim 9/5

10/5 Creative Insp Paint Anything Goes unlim 9/22


  1. Love the vellum on your card it adds a lovely delicate touch. The embossing adds wonderful texture and embossing. Thanks so much for joining in the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Tracy x

  2. Another nice card. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Speedy Fox & Friends blog challenge!

  3. Hi Melissa - stopping by from Speedy Fox and Friends to say Thank you for linking up with us this week - I wish you the best with the draw - I like this world background and of course the sentiment as well - best wishes on winning Gail SFF DT

  4. Beautiful card!
    Thank you for joining in on the Creative Inspirations Paint challenge!
    Michelle, dt team