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Thursday, June 11, 2015

friend Card

Created this friend card using mostly Paper Smooches stamps. Used Stampin' Up Cloudy Day embossing folder. Used ColorBox Frost White ink on the clouds. Stamped the sentiment at bottom. Stamped the sun on yellow cardstock. Stamped the tree on white cardstock. Colored the tree with Crayola pencil colors. Fussy cut out the tree with scissors. Used a craft knife to cut out inner detail pieces of the tree. Used Tim Holtz Distress Ink on the Tree edges.

Supplies List 

adhesive: foam, Scotch ATG
Crayola: pencil colors
ink: ColorBox Frost White - clouds  Delicata Golden Glitz - Sun  VersaFine Onyx Black
machine:  Sizzix BIGkick
papers:  scrap piece of grass scrapbook  cardstocks - blue, white, yellow
Paper Smooches: stamp - Bold Buzzwords - friend  Spectrum - Sun  Summer Groves - Tree
ribbon: Spool O' Ribbon yellow
Stampin' Up: embossing - Cloudy Day emb folder
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - mowed lawn, walnut stain

Entering this into the following challenges:   

6/13 Paper Smooches Jun 7-13 Anything Goes UE 6/7


6/14 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch: For the Love of Plants   5E(#3) 6/8

6/15 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch#155 Spots & Dots UE  6/9  Spots & Dots - embossed clouds

6/16 Simon Says Stamp Wed Ch:  Friends or Superhero   5E(#1)   6/10

6/21 Craftin Desert Diva Link It Up & Craft It Up Linky Party Ch#57 Father's Day or Masculine  UE 6/8

6/22 Cuttlebug Mania Ch -  Sun  3E(#2) 6/9

6/24 DL.ART Thankful Thurs Ch#158 For a Man or Boy 3E(#1) no stack  6/11

6/30 Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Jun 2015 Ch UE 6/1
6/30 Daily Marker 30 Day Coloring Ch UE 6/1
6/30 DL.ART Jun Linky Ch 1Eperday/no stack 6/1  

7/3 Crop Stop Linky Party #5 Anything Goes UE useitem(s)soldatCS 6/10  use Scotch ATG adhesive


  1. This is so fun I like how you colored the tree. I knew you would like the pants on Tommy I thought of you when I was coloring them and almost mentioned it in the post that I put clothes on him at the request of one of my friends -- I love the scene you created.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes June Linky Party. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  2. The sun and clouds look so beautiful
    Dr Sonia
    Cards Crafts Kids Projects

  3. Great card Melissa! I do love the yellow ribbon. Nice touch.


    Di xx

    Cuttlebug Mania DT

  4. A wonderful that any friend would love! Thanks for sharing with us at Loves Rubberstamps, good luck.

  5. Such a fun little scene! I love the grass paper, so clever. Thank you so much for joining us in the For the Love of Plants challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog this week :)

  6. What a lovely scene card.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.

  7. I love that sun! How cute! Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps, see you soon!
    Jennifer, DT

  8. Great card Melissa, love the ribbpn and tough of real grass

    Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania this time x