Saturday, May 3, 2014

The World To Me

Hey there!

I hope you are having a fabulous weekend so far.  I am stopping by with a shaker card today using some fun Avery Elle stamps and Pretty Pink Posh sequins.  I had to play along with the Mother's Day challenge also, because I wanted to make a super special card for my mom!

This card was a serious labor of love, it took forever to make!  I had to keep modifying the design, and of course I applied all of the adhesive to the die cut window panel, and only then realized I forgot to adhere the acetate first, oh bother!  Needless to say, it is accomplished, and I love it!


So to begin, I took a white panel, and stamped the woodgrain pattern from Woodgrain and More, in Vanilla HA ink.  I then die cut a window using Paper Smooches Duo Die 2 from the upper center.


I then attached the acetate with strong adhesive, and covered the edges of the frame with foam.  I sprinkled in some fun sequins, and adhered it to my card base that I stamped with the Thanks A Bunch set.  I added my sentiment from the Love Notes set, cut it out and popped it up.  Lastly, I die cut letters from Avery's Alpha dies in Kraft and adhered them with foam.


Oh, and i {heart} papers is having a sale because of today's National Scrapbooking Day, so head on over for a bit of a discount when you shop!


Thanks for stopping by!


8 comments:

  1. I Think your card is so adorable!

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  2. Oh, this is such a pretty shaker card, Lindsay! Thanks for joining the Avery Elle challenge!

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  3. Oh this is so pretty :) love the shaker card !!

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  4. Very pretty card! Shaker cards are very fun for the recipient, but they are a ton of work! You did a great job here,

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  5. Wow! Saw this over at the Avery Elle challenge and had to come in for a closer look! Beautiful! Great job!

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  6. This is so pretty! Love the shaker and the background inside the shaker. Thanks for playing along with Avery Elle!

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  7. Fantastic card! Thanks for playing along with Avery Elle!

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  8. Lindsay, this project is absolutely darling! I can see that you took such care to attend to every detail, and no doubt your mom loved it! Thank you so much for playing with us at the AEI♥U Challenge - we appreciate you so much and always look forward to your beautiful work!!

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