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Saturday, February 11, 2017

OWL always love you Valentine's Day Card

Created this Owl in Tree scene for Valentine's Day card:  
1. Stamped the Tree on white cardstock using red ink
2. Cut out heart on front of tree with Spellbinder heart die
3.  Stamped Owl lining up the stamp on white cardstock so it would peek thru the heart cut out of tree on front 
4. Used Spectrum Noir Pink markers to color Owl. 
5. Used Tim Holtz Distress Ink to color white areas of tree & around Owl area
6. Heat embossed the sentiment for inside

 Supplies List 

embossing: Stampendous Red Tinsel emb powder
ink: Memento LadyBug, Versamark 
machine: Sizzix BIGkick
marker: Spectrum Noir Pinks (to color Owl)
paper: cardstock - red core'd, white
Spellbinder: die - Nest Classic Heart (cut out heart on front of tree for Owl to peek thru)
stamp: craftsmart OWL always love you (behind the tree),
                            sentiment 'Happy Valentine's Day' (heat embossed inside),
           Recollections Valentine's Day  tree 
Tim Holtz: Distress ink - walnut stain (on white areas of tree & Owl) 
tool:  MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:

2/14    Mod Squad Ch Let me see your Text(urize)   Use Dry or Heat Embossing        3E(#1)  2/8
2/14    Simon Says Stamp Wed Cute        5E(#3)   2/8

2/19   Cuttlebug Mania Ch Roses are Red   Red as main focus   3E(#2)   2/6 

2/21   CAS-ual Fri Ch CFC167 Color Combo - Use Pink, Red & White   UE  2/10

2/22    Cut It Up Ch115 Bendy or Scene Card     1E(#1)  2/10
2/22    DLART Thankful Thurs Ch198 Pink and/or Red   no stack   3E(#3)  2/9

2/28   DLART Feb Linky Ch   1Eperday no stacking   2/1


  1. Very cute, Melissa. Thanks for joining us for our Bendy/Scene Card challenge at Cut it Up!


  2. I love the cute tree scene! Totally cute!! Congrats on your new job!!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Crafting with Creative M

  3. Fun Valentine card. I love how the owl is peeping out of the hole. Thank you for joining the DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge

  4. Really charming idea to have the owl peeking out for a hole in a tree. I could see this tree dry embossed with a wood grain EF too. Thanks for joining us this week in the challenge at the Mod Squad. Good luck and hope to see you again.
    Barbara DT Member

  5. How cute is the owl peeking through the heart, fabulous card.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.

  6. Darling little Valentines Owl!
    Thanks for joining us at Cut Ut Up!