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Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Scraplifted-- Bless This Nest from Jeannie

I Scrap lifted this card from Jeannie at "A Place For My Cards" .  I received her blessing. Thank you!
This is my take on her gypsy file/card.


I created this card using DCWV The Linen Closet to give to my niece Yessie (the same I have created an album full of two-page layouts for her pre-wedding events).  I added DCWV black card stock and a brown? for the branches.

Jeannie sent me her gypsy file. I did not have the Sweathearts cart for the "Bless This Nest" sentiment so I deleted her words/letters after I created mine using Gypsy Font (I had to delete!  first I tried the hide contour feature so I would not have to delete the words/letters for future use- when I get the Sweathearts cart!  Anyway, the Cricut would not cut until I deleted!
This is the inside of the card. I added the heart that I did not use on the front/cover.

Additionally, I do not own the MS brunch punch that Jeannie used, so I created my branches with the Potpourri Basket cart.  I inked everything with Ranger distress ink in walnut.

It is much better in person! It is 3D, heck, 4 dimensional!! and heavy with all the glue dots!
I like it so much I am going to be making two more!!
Don't forget to visit Jeannie's blog and to leave a comment here and there!

7 comments:

Abby said...

Love it!!! I feel inspired! I will scraplift this from you and Jeannie!!! You did not put a link to her page!!!

gabyangel said...

Yes, it is "A Place For My Cards" right on my first sentence(somebody is getting older and needs glasses!! LOL) or you can click on my "Places I Visit" link to her blog!

Abby said...

LOL saw that after!!! Thank you for introducing her to me!!!

DoubleClick Connections said...

Looks great! Jeannie's cards are awesome! I love the polka dot pattern paper!

Mariam Satchell said...

I love this! 4-D. WOW!

Mandy said...

Thank you for your lovely comment..This is gorgeous i love the colours you have used...
Mandy xx

Beth said...

Love the card, very nice! Better yet I might have to borrow and use your word...'scraplifted.' Around here with my family and friends I am Queen of made up words and it is ridiculous.

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