Friday, August 24, 2018


Hello There My Crafty Friends,
I would like to share a card I made with y'all for the
Cute As A Button Showcase Blog

I think this image 'Summer School' is beautiful!
 Oh to be young and in school...seems like ages ago. :)
...For This Card - Step By Step...
  White cardstock for the card base.
 Cut a piece of patterned paper to fit the center of the card.
Cut a piece of red cardstock and used the paper crimper on it.
Used a frame die to cut out the image.
Used a frame die to cut out a piece of red cardstock, used the paper crimper on it.
Taped the red crimped cardstock onto the card, then the patterned paper. 
Taped ephemera paper on, red crimped frame, ephemera paper, then the image.
Glued the wooden heart and flowers on.
 Then attached a pop-dot to the back of the journey tag and put it on the card.
...Products Used...
Marco Raffine Colored Pencils
KaiserCraft 6.5" Paper Pad 'Kaleidoscope'
Tim Holtz idea-ology Ephemera Pack 'Thrift Shop'
Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad 'Tea Dye'
Forever In Time Pop-Dots
Fiskars Paper Crimper
Unbranded Frame Dies
Wooden Heart and Flowers
Ad-tech Crafter's Precision Glue
Beacon Gem-Tac Glue
Plus Tape Runner
Red/White Cardstock

I hope you like my card and it gives you some inspiration.

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Thank you for visiting.
Happy Crafty Hugs,
Sherry xx

...Challenges Entered...
DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge #234 - "SUMMER" week 2
Cute Card Thursday Challenge #544 - Just for girls!
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge #480 - Back to School
4 Crafty Chicks Challenge  #417 - Back to School
Daring Cardmakers Challenge - Back to School
Fussy and Fancy Friday's Challenge #219 - Anything Goes
Creative Artiste Challenge #41 - Anything Mixed Media Goes
We Love 2 Create Challenge #11 - Anything Creative/Mixed Media Goes


  1. So adorable!! She's so sweet!! I love the layers and design!! Have a great weekend!! Big hugs :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  2. Beautifully colored. WOW. Such wonderful framing too for the image.

  3. Really beautiful image and card design! Love your wonderful coloring details too! Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Cute Card Thursday Challenges! HUGS, *Vicki* (DT)

  4. Stunning card and the image is fantastic. Thanks for joining in at Daring Cardmakers. x

  5. Wow, that is a beautiful image and beautifully colored. Lots of great elements on this card. Thanks for sharing it with us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week!

  6. Just love the cute image which is beautifully coloured. Thank you for joining us at Daring Cardmakers this week.

    Sylv xx

  7. Faboulas girly teanager Card gorgeous colours
    Thank you for shari g with Fussy and Fancy

  8. What a fabulous card, and very sweet image! Thanks for joining us at Creative Artiste Mixed Media Challenge Blog :)

  9. Absolutely beautifull thank you for sharing with the DT from We Love To Create Hugs Terry xxx

  10. This is fantastic! I do love the design and your colouring is fab.
    Thanks for joining the fun at CRAFT.
    Hugs Sheryl DT member xx

  11. Fabulous colouring and design and perfect for our back to school challenge at craft good luck in the draw

  12. Super cute. Thank you for sharing with us at the C.R.A.F.T. Challenge. - Myrna DT


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