Simon Says Stamp August Kit – Card 3

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Card three is based on Operation Write Home’s Card Sketch #235.  I also did some stamp alteration again for this card.  I wanted to make this a love card and not an ice cream one, so instead of cutting up my stamp, I used scotch tape to selectively block off words on the stamp allowing me to ink it up, then pull off the tape and only stamp the words I wanted.   The background was embossed with the new Tim Holtz texture fade called “waves and bubbles”.

Simon Says Stamp: Emboss It

Operation Write Home Sketch 235

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About urrn4u

Hi! I'm Kathy, a Southern Californian native who has lived in the west coast, midwest, northeast and now the southeast. I'm a Registered Nurse who lives for the creation of Art. I am currently on the Design Teams of Cards in Envy, From The Heart Stamps, and Technique Junkies with previous design credits for A Blog Named Hero, A Day For Daisies, Creative Vision, From the Heart Stamps, Open-Minded Crafting, Repeat Impressions Stamps, Sketch Saturday, Send a Smile 4 Kids and Try Stampin' On Tuesday. I've also guest designed for Crafting By Design, Kenny K, The Alley Way, and Simon Says Stamp. I am married 25+ years to a wonderful man and have two very special grown sons, Dan and Matt.

Posted on July 27, 2014, in Operation Write Home Sketch, Simon Says Stamp Challenge and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 12 Comments.

  1. What a wonderful, colorful card!

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  2. Fun card…Love that sentiment…I use that trick someimes. WTG!!!

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  3. I love the saying and the hearts. It’s just perfect!

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  4. Love the colors and how you used this SSS card kit! the TH embossed BG is lovely! I also love the scattered hearts! Thanks so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

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  5. Your card turned out so cheerful and bright. Great choice papers!

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  6. Super fun card Kathy! So bright and cheerful!

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  7. Love this one too. I’m cruising around the SSS Blog looking for next weeks’ Manly Monday possibilities. I’m not stalking you. lol. Hugs

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  8. Annie Abrahamson

    Fun summery card! I like the sentiment background and the floating hearts – very cute!

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  9. What a fun, cheerful card Kathy. Love the sentiment and floating hearts.

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  10. This card looks yummy! Fabulous colors!

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  11. I love all those citrus layers!

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