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Monday, August 1, 2011

Graphic 45 - "An ABC Primer" Greeting Card




Hello everyone!  

Today I am excited to share with you my second CHA card project titled “For You.”  I love the simplicity of this design that I created using a variety Spellbinders dies.   This card is perfect for teachers and students as the first day of school approaches.  I can just imagine giving this card along with someone’s favorite book.

The card base is a regular 4 ¼ x 5 ½ rectangle that was die cut using Spellbinders Grand Labels Eleven.  This die set, as well as Grand Labels One, is my “go to” tools when it comes to creating unique cards.

The focal image was die cut from patterned paper using Spellbinders Petite Ovals.  I die cut a second oval in black to mat my image.  I used Spellbinders Beaded Ovals to create a whimsical frame which I chalked and glazed with Glossy Accents.  I added a simple ivory bow to the lower portion of the card for added texture.

I hope you enjoyed my card today and that it has inspired you to put a creative twist on your next die cutting project.


Patterned Paper:  Graphic 45 “School Days” collection
Card Base:  Craft Supply
Cardstock:  Coredinations Color Core Cardstock
Ribbon:  Anna Griffin
Ink:  Distress Ink – Scattered Straw, Barn Door
Die Cutting Machine:  Spellbinders Grand Calibur
Dies:  Spellbinders Petite Ovals, Grand Labels Eleven, Beaded Ovals
Other:  Ranger - Glossy Accents

Thanks for joining me today. Feel free to contact me directly with any questions by clicking the "Contact" link at the top of the page.

2 comments:

Nancy Wethington said...

Robin, this is lovely. Guess I'm going to have to get those 2 Spellbinders dies ;}

2amscrapper said...

I love this card!