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Friday, January 10, 2014

I Heart Calligraphy Valentine Card

For Artic Fox OSAAT DT Ch194 click here.  

Some if not most of you know I love/heart calligraphy. Learned calligraphy before my daughter was born. Had to clean my calligraphy pen since the ink was not flowing thru and put in a new ink cartridge.

Created this Valentine card using:
1. Heritage Cricut cartridge for the Parchment Scroll & Quill
2. Hero Arts Days to Celebrate sentiment <-- my 1 item
3. 4 different papers - 2 pinks, black & white <-- my 4 items
3. liquid Pearls on the heart
4. Stampin' Up heart embossing border

Supplies List 

calligraphy: hand calligraphy my initials 'MAD'
Cricut cartidge: Heritage Parchment1 3 1/2", Quill 3"
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
liquid Pearls: Petal Pink
paper: cardstock - black, pink, white
stamp: Hero Arts Days to Celebrate
Stampin' Up: embossing - Adorning Accents emb border

Entering this into the following challenges:

1/12 Bitten By the Bug 2 Scrap Your Hobbies Ch UE 1/6
1/12 Craft Your Passion Ch195 Fancy Borders/Edges 3E(#3) 1/6

1/13 A Blog Named Hero Ch#35: 1 & 4 Use 1 of something & 4 of something 1/1
   UE totcomb5ch at least 1HA prod

1/15 MFP Color Ch5 Pink and Black or Brown 5E(#2) 1/9

1/21 DLART Thankful Thurs Ch#124 Hearts 3E(#2) 1/9


  1. Great card, Melissa! Calligraphy is so fun, I remember learning it in elementary school, and I loved it! Thanks so much for sharing with us at BBTB2 this week!

    Emily - Mollie's Motif

  2. Nice card - incorporating your love of your hobby and a V-day card at the same time. thanks for joining us at BBTB2 this week.


  3. Fabulous card Melissa!!! Love the scroll and pen. The paper colors are so soft and pretty. Thank you so very much for joining our 'Hobbies' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  4. Another fab card!! Love the scroll and quill die cuts. Thanks for linking up to the MFP SpeedyTV Color Challenge. Blessings!

  5. What a beautiful card ! I love the scroll and quill and of course the calligraphy ! Thank you so much for joining us at BBTB2 !


  6. Love your card Melissa! I love calligraphy too although I'm not very good at it. lol Love the die cuts you used on this card-they are perfect to show case your hobby! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2;-)

  7. I admire beautiful calligraphy so much! It takes talent to do it! Love how you incorporated it into your card. Glad you joined our BBTB2 challenge this week.