Thursday, November 10, 2011

You Color My World

Hey there! Welcome to Nonna's Craft Corner, I'm happy that you stopped by for a visit! I have a very simple card to share with you today.  A simple card for a simply wonderful guy!  I created this card with my sweet hubby in mind. I don't get all mushy very often....but...he is the reason that I have the time and resources to do the things that I love.  He is also my biggest fan and I love him even more for that :0)

So...let's get on with this before the violins start tuning up!  I wanted a simple image to show him how much he means to me and how much he adds to my life each and every day.  Because of him, I am able to stay at home, create, be here for grandchildren, work with the kids at church and participate in things that are near and dear to my heart.  So, I came across this fabulous sentiment that just pretty much sums it all up and the rest of the card just came together...


Recipe...
*Card base is made from Core'dinations cardstock, folded to created a 5 X 5 inch card.
* Layers are cut from textured cardstock by The Paper Studio and stitched together by machine.
* World - Circut's Going Places - cut at 4 inches. The bottom layer is cut out twice and adhered with pop dots for dimension.  I used Versamark's watermark stamp pad on the top layer of the world and heat embossed it with Ranger's clear embossing powder to give it a glossy appearance.
 * Before embossing my cut of the world, I stamped my sentiment using the Simply Everything stamp set from Pink By Design.

I think you can see the glossy finish a little better in this photo...


 And there you...a simple card for my guy!
Thanks for stopping by and as always, I appreciate your kind comments!
I hope you have a wonderful day and I'll see you soon.
Until next time,





12 comments:

  1. This is so sweet! I am sure he will love it! I love that he is your biggest fan!

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  2. Love the colors in this card, Tanya! And the stitching is an awesome touch!

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  3. I love this card! I will be making one! Love that you made the oceans glossy! Great card!

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  4. This turned out great! I love the colors...so sweet Tanya! I am sure he will love it:)
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  5. This is awesome. I love it when I hear about a man who is supportive of his wife. That is the way it should be. Tonight, I put my hubby to work making paper gingerbread houses for my daughter's kindergarten class. We are making the houses and I am going in one day to help them decorate them. (Will post pics soon.)

    Love your card, love the sentiment...great idea and great hubby!

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  6. Tanya very nice card. You DH will love it. TFS

    Vickie

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  7. That is such a sweet post (violins and all). I'm sure it will thrill him to get an out of the blue thank you like that. I am very lucky to be in the same situation, and forget to tell DH how thankful I am. Great card and idea, Tanya. Love the sentiment and image it inspired you to choose.

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  8. This is a terrific card. Love the sentiment. The embossing is fantastic.

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  9. Wow! This is really cool! I have never seen that cut before, but it made such a great card! Love it!

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  10. this is a great card Tanya!! Love the stitching! I got a sewing machine for my birthday in September for this exact reason and I haven't even had a chance to play with it yet! You may have inspired me!!! :)

    Candace

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  11. Oh my goodness Tanya what a super cool card ... I love all the bright colors! Great job.

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