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Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Mwah!

Hi Everyone! It's Colleen from Col's Creative Corner and today is my first post for the new year here on our FANatic's blog! I hope everyone enjoyed their holiday and that the New Year brings much happiness, prosperity, and good health to all! Today I am sharing a Valentine that I made for my sweet hubby! I have been using my stash, and found some cool pink glitter cardstock that was sitting unused for ages, so I decided to put it to good use. 


The cuts are all from Love Struck.  The word Kiss has no layers, so I created some using my Gypsy.

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In the picture above, it shows how I used the Hide Contour feature to create the layers. The first image shows how the word looks when I placed it on the mat, The three images after it shows how I hid the contours to create the layers. I cut the word, Kiss and the lips using some black and red foil paper that I had been saving.


The stamp is one of my favorites from The Greeting Farm. It is from the Cheeky Cherry Collection and she is the Cheeky Rockabilly Girl. I colored her using copic markers.


I'm not one for making New Year's resolutions, but I would like to try to not leave cards I want to make until the last minute. I am hoping that this is a good start! 

Happy Crafting!

Designed By: Colleen McCauley
Machine Used: Cricut E2
Cartridges Used: Love Struck
Other Materials: American Crafts Glitter Cardstock, American Crafts Foil Cardstock, Greetings Farm Stamp, Copic Markers, and Adhesives

14 comments:

  1. Super cute...love it!! Lee-Ann :)

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  2. So glad to see you being featured my friend! I , of course, LOVE this card and am proud to say I own a "Colleen Original" that I pull out every Valentines Day:)

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    1. She does look familiar doesn't she? ;-)

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  3. Such a fun card. Love that you created your layers for the words and your little pin up girl stamp is so fun.

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  4. What a fun card. Hubby will love it.

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  5. I love that little stamp - she is sassy! She is perfect on your Valentine :)

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  6. Adorable card. Love that stamp - she reminds me of Betty Boop.

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  7. Wonderful card - love the glittery pink, the shadowed "Kiss" (fabulous) and of course, your darling Cheeky Rockabilly Girl. Wonderful color, technique, and joy!!!

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  8. How cute is this! Love those cuts with that stamp! Perfect Copic-ing too!

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  9. Soooo cute. Who doesn't love the Rockabilly look....she is precious. Great job.

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  10. Yep, she's a great stamp! Love how you layered the "Kiss"!

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