Freshly Made Sketches #427


I have been on a mission to mail more cards this year....excited to announce that I am doing great at actually mailing them!  Which also means, my supply is getting depleted!  I created this card based on the sketch challenge at Freshly Made Sketches-

I love fun, bright colors.  My card started with a 6x6 paper pad from Doodlebug Design Inc., called Hello.  Many of the prints have a touch of gold in them. I chose some bright prints for my candles and die cut them with dies from MFT.  In keeping with the sketch, I needed a bold sentiment that would stand out over the top of them.  I cut the word celebrate, from the Cricut Artbooking Collection, out three times and adhered them together for more dimension. I matted everything in gold foil and added in a few gold sequins to complete the card.  Super simple and the card certainly "pops".

All supplies by Close To My Heart, except where noted:
Cricut Artbooking Collection
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5957 Sapphire Cardstock
Z3365 Gold Foil Paper
Hello Paper Pad-Doodlebug Designs 
Dotty For You Paper-Retired (Flames)
Z4260 Stitched Rectangle Frames Thin Cuts
Make a Wish Dies-MFT
Z4235 Gold Loose Sequins

I have also entered my card in the following challenges:
Addicted to CAS-Code Word Circle
CAS on Friday-Birthday
Shopping Our Stash-Happy Birthday

Thanks so much for stopping by!


5 comments

  1. Bright, happy and fun - just how a birthday should be! Glad you joined us at FMS!

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  2. Love these fresh, happy colors! Thanks for playing along with us at FMS this week!

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  3. Very cool polka dots, Allisa! I love your bold color palette and the gold foil is so striking! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Addicted to CAS!

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  4. This is such a great card! I love those candles and the polka dot paper! The gold is so pretty as well! Love it! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  5. Love your fun and bright card! Thanks for playing along at CAS on Friday Challenges! Crafty hugs Linda

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