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Friday, December 19, 2014

More Valentines!!



Hello everyone!!!! After this month's Taylored Expressions release with all the Valentines, I am obsessed with hearts even though Christmas is only a week away!!! At this rate, I will be all set for Valentine's Day!!! 

My first card features the Pockets and Pages 3x4 Part of My Heart die....it was used on Lollipop cardstock and the Love You sentiment dies from the new Hearts a Flutter Cutting Plate set were used to cut the sentiment out of both the diecut and Sugar cube card stock. 


The white sentiment diecuts were popped in the negative space and taped to the back. The background papers are from the TE Formula For Love 6x6 paper pack and the Baker's Twine finishes it off. 



Since I can't stand to lat anything go to waste, I used the negative cutout from the Pockets and Pages 3x4 Part of My Heart diecut from the first card....it was adhered to the Sugar Cube card base and the cute little heart flowers from the new Taylored Expressions Tag-a-Long Valentine were colored with Copics, cut out with the coordinating Tag-a-Long Valentine dies and popped up with foam dots.  A white Sharpie pen was used for the white highlight dots. 


The sentiment is from the same set and the little white hearts were cut with the heart dies from the Hearts a Flutter Cutting Plate set. The Baker's Twine is the finishing detail. 

Thanks for visiting....If I don't see you again before next week, I hope you have a wonderful Christmas!!!!!



Supply List:
1st card
Paper: Sugar Cube, Lollipop, Formula For Love 6x6 paper pack (TE)
Accessories: Baker's Twine (The Twinery)
Taylored Expressions Dies: Pockets and Pages 3x4 Part of My Heart, Hearts a Flutter Cutting Plate set

2nd card
Taylored Expressions Stamps: Tag-a- Long Valentine
Paper: Sugar Cube, Lollipop (TE)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko)
Accessories: Baker's Twine (The Twinery), White Sharpie, Markers (Copics)
Taylored Expressions Dies: Pockets and Pages 3x4 Part of My Heart, Hearts a Flutter Cutting Plate set



8 comments:

Charlene said...

Wonderful job Joan!! I cant wait to get started on Valentines :-) Happy Holidays to you!

Lisa Lara said...

Yay happy fun festive Valentines Joan. I just love your chalkboard background. Those heart flowers are so happy. Merry Christmas to you gf. Hugs.

laurie said...

So fun! You make me want to start making valentines!

Shelly Schmidt said...

Loving the chalkboard look to the first card- plus I love pink : ) And, the 2nd card- brilliant- love the way you used the negative of the die, and the flowers are so pretty! Hope you are all ready for Christmas!

Lynn McAuley said...

Awesome work on these gorgeous Valentines, Joan!

Wishing you and your family a wonderful holiday filled with love and laughter!

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

OMGosh these are so cute!!!

Becky said...

OH look at you already doing gorgeous Valentine cards..:) I haven't even done a Christmas one yet :).

Sue B said...

Oooh these are gorgeous Joan… such pretty colours and I love the chalkboard effect on the first one! great idea to use the negative cutout to make another card also!
As soon as Christmas is over, I start to think of Valentines! :-))
Hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas! All the best for the New Year!
Love and hugs
Sue B xx