Friday, February 7, 2014

Papertrey Ink - 7th Anniversary: Day Two/Three: I Just Love You!!!

Hello,
Just a quick post with a couple of cards. I missed the deadline this morning for Day Two's post so I made another card for day 3 too.  Here are both cards:

The "Friend" card was for yesterday's challenge.  I always forget about the time change back east and miss the deadline!  LOL!  You would think I would learn!!!

The "I just love you" card without the additional stamp/ink is for today's Anniversary challenge:

In honor of the continuing 7th Anniversary festivities at Papertrey Ink today's challenge was to choose 7 supplies in 7 minutes and make a card in 17 minutes!  What a ton of fun!!!  And it is in honor of this year's Stamp-a-Faire event with the theme of "Time Travel"!  I just love Stamp-a-Faire and think it will be so much fun to participate again this year!  :)  I love watching the video's that Nichole creates each year!  So fun to see all of your friends doing this stamping thing that we all love!


Here are my 7 supplies:
White cardstock - PTI
Embossed vellum piece leftover on my desk (trying to use up the HUGE box full of card parts near my desk!)  I really should show a picture - it is FULL!
Free Printable: PTI - yesterday's challenge post
Patterned Paper:  Iraliamijashop - ETSY
Twine
Tiny Felt Die Cut flower from my desk - I cut several for the previous card but decided 1 was perfect!
Pink bling piece for flower center


We did not have to include adhesives so I am hoping that includes glitter glue?  I "adhered" some to my vellum heart paper for a wee touch of sparkle! :)




I made the card in 9 minutes 37 seconds!  Probably because I had made the same card the day before!  But I liked it so much I plan on making several more to give for Valentine's Day!  I am totally hooked on embossed vellum right now and have a whole bunch of ready made pieces on my desk that need to be used!!!

Thanks for the wonderful printable! I want to use them all!!!! Such lovely designs!!!  Perhaps some more 17 minute cards will be made this morning!

Hugs,
Jill

 

11 comments:

  1. I love the look of your embossed vellum and your card turned out great! :0)

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  2. Great cards! Whew! You made me tired just thinking about 9 minutes and 37 seconds. Now I need to go take a nap.

    Blessings (Yawn)

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  3. These are just gorgeous Jill. I love the look of the embossed vellum. I'm going to have to give that a try.

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    1. Alanna - I think you will love it! There is just something about the translucent effect! :)

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  4. Jill these are both great! Lovely embossing! Do I see a new look to the heading? Love the sweet shab and warmth!

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    1. Thanks Nancy! Yes it is a new header! I asked Beatriz Jennings of Iralamija shop on ETSY to design it for me. I love her artwork and I asked for a heart banner with her signature style and she made me this! I love it!!!

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  5. So very pretty Jill!! I love the vellum embossed with those cute little hearts and the sparkle was a nice addition!

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  6. The heart embossed vellum is beautiful - great element to use the Heather's printable!

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  7. Your cards turned out great! The time thing would be a real challenge for me. I am such a SLOW card maker.

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  8. Both are GORGEOUS! My FAV detail is the embossed vellum hearts over the patterned paper! Just GORGEOUS, Jill!

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  9. I'm going to go emboss some vellum! This is so bright and pretty! Somebodies are going to be really happy to open those envelopes!

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