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Thursday, February 6, 2014

Cupid Valentine

Wonderful news I'm a new DT of Cuttin' & Stampin' on the Orange Team. Ck out the Cuttin' & Stampin' Blog Hop by clicking on the dates: Jan 31 & Feb 1. Ends 2/6.

Click the following for:
Vintage Valentine OSAAT DT Ch198 
OSAAT DT Ch198 Anything Goes.

Created this Valentine card first time using the Close To My Heart Artiste Cricut cartridge which I bought at a Craft Show last mth. The Cupid & 2 bottom layers of Hearts are made with thre CTMH Artiste Cricut cartridge. 

Heat embossed the sentiment at top & punched with a Stampin Up Ticket punch. Heat embossed another sentiment and punched with a Martha Stewart heart punch. The top heart layer is the MS Heart.

Popped up the Cupid, ticket sentiment tag & top heart sentiment tag using foam adhesive

Added washi tape. Added mini paper hearts that were leftover from a previous project.

Used a sketch for card which you can see below.

Supplies List 

adhesive: foam, Zots clear adhesive dots
Cricut cartridge: Close To My Heart Artiste 3 1/2" Cupids & Hearts
embossing: Stampendous Kaleidoscope Transparent emb powder
ink: VersaMark
paper: cardstock -  pinks, red
punch: Fiskars My Funny Valentine <-- sentiment tag for "I Love You"
scraps: lefover hearts from previous project <-- used in bottom 2 corners
stamp: Recollections Valentine sentiments
Stampin' Up: punch - Ticket
tools: WeR Envelope Punch Board for corner rounder <-- I misplaced my Fiskars corner rounder
washi tape: Recollections Valentine

Entering this into the following challenges:

2/9 Bitten by the Bug 2 Valentine Heart Ch UE 2/3
2/9 Fantabulous Cricut Ch#196 Seeing Red Use Red (or Pink) and White 3E(#2) 2/3  
2/9 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch Love Notes 5E(#4) 2/3

2/10 Die Cuttin Divas Ch#150 Sketch Ch 3E(#1) 2/4

2/10 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch89 Anything Goes UE 2/4
2/10 Scrappy Moms-Stamps Terr Tues Ch Love Is In The Air UE 2/4
2/10 Simon Says Stamp Wed Have a Heart 5E(#3) 2/5 

2/16 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It up & Link It Up Linky Party #24 Color Ch UE 2/3

2/28 DLART Thankful Thurs Feb Linky Ch UE 1EPerDay 2/6

3/2 Ribbon Carousel RCC90 Washi Tape UE 2/4


  1. Cute card Melissa! I love the die cuts that you used and I love your take on the sketch! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2;-)

  2. Super adorable Great cupid!!
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes February Linky Party. Have a great day
    DIANA L.

  3. Lovely V day card. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps.

  4. What a great project, I'm sure your sweetheart will love it. Thanks for joining our weekly challenge at BBTB2.


  5. Fun card, Melissa! I really like the bottom corners - super cute! Thanks for linking up over at BBTB2, FCCB, and Craftin' Desert Divas!!!

    Have a great weekend!

    Mollie's Motif

  6. Sweet little cupid! Thank you for playing along with us at Scrappy Moms Stamps! :)

    - Mel

  7. This is such a sweet card !!! Thank you so much for joining us at BBTB2 and linking up at Craftin desert Divas !!!


  8. Very pretty card I love the combination of the hearts and Cupid . Love the pink and red too. Thanks so much for joining in the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Tracy x

  9. Congrats on your new DT, Melissa!! Your card is fabulous!! I love the cupid!! Thanks so much for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas!! Have a wonderful weekend :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  10. Such a pretty card!! Love the cupid and the heart. Thank you so very much for joining our 'Valentine Heart' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  11. So pretty, thanks for playing along with us at DCD!!

  12. Neat card! I really like that cupid image and the attention you gave the corners of the card. Thanks for joining the Seeing Red challenge at FCCB this week!

  13. Beautiful card. Thanks for playing along with us at Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog.

  14. I love the little cupid and the pretty hearts! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  15. What a very pretty card! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  16. Wonderful card. So glad you could joining us this month at Loves Rubberstamps.

  17. How fabulous! Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Craftin Desert Diva. Hope to see you again soon :)

    Purple Monkey Moments

  18. Adorable card! Love that cupid!

    Congrats on the DT!!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!