Wedding Card

Hello everyone,

I can’t believe it’s June already.  June is a big wedding month and so  I decided to play along with the Paper Players this week as their challenge is Wedded Bliss.  Our niece is getting married on June 13 so I needed a card for her wedding, so this is the perfect challenge for me.


Here is the card I am submitting:


Supplies you will need:  

  • Cardstock:  Whisper White, Rich Razzelberry, Basic Black, Gold linen paper (from Hobby Lobby)
  • Heart shaped doily
  • Punches:   Bird punch, scalloped oval, heart
  • Pearls
  • Ribbon
  • Cuttlebug embossing folder
  • Perfect Layers Tool
  • Adhesives, glue dots, and dimensionals

Assembling the card:

  1. Form a 5 x 7 ” card with the Whisper White cardstock
  2. Cut a piece of Rich Razzelberry 4 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ and run it through the Cuttlebug embossing folder of your choice.  Adhere to black cardstock
  3. Using Perfect Layers tool trim the black cardstock using  1/8″
  4. Next attach your ribbon to the card front as shown.
  5. Attach this panel to the front of the card base.
  6. Attach the heart shaped doily to this front panel using thin glue dots.
  7. Punch out a heart from the gold linen paper and attach to heart doily as shown
  8. Punch out birds, one black and one white.  Punch out wings from coordinating DSP and attach to birds as shown.
  9. Attach the birds to the front of the doily as shown using dimensionals.
  10. Stamp sentiment onto small scrap of white cardstock and punch out with the scalloped oval punch.  Adhere to front of card using dimensionals.
  11. Attach pearls to front of card as shown (on sentiment and heart shaped doily).

Well, thanks for stopping by. Hope you have a wonderful day and can find some time to create!




More Valentine’s cards

Hello all!  I hope you are staying warm wherever you are.  Today I am sharing some more Valentine’s Day cards that I made.

Be My Valentine circle card framelit



We made this card at a recent Stampin’ Up Workshop.  The cardstock is Whisper White, Basic Black, and Real Red. Stamp sets used:  Delightful Dozen, Language of Love, and Tags 4 You. Ink is Real Red.  We also used the Chevron punch for the front of the card. 

Cut a piece of black paper 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ (this will give you the extra flap on the right side of the card.  Watch this video on how to cut paper this way:   She explains it so well.)  Decorate at shown.

Masculine Valentine Card

Masculine Valentine Card

For this card, I took my inspiration from France Martin (Frenchie).  She used the Hardwood Stamp which is in the new occasions catalog from Stampin’ Up.  Since I don’t have that stamp yet, I used the wood grained DSP from the Well Worn paper  pack.  For the heart I used the Heart punch and punched it from the bottom left corner of the card front  I then took a scrap of the Woodgrain paper  and placed it behind the punched out heart and sponged with the sponge dauber.  I then attached this to the back of the front panel using dimensionals to give it a 3-D affect.  The sentiment is stamped with Versa Mark and heat embossed using white embossing powder.  I used the Envelope Liners Framelits dies to make a liner for my envelope.  

Bee Mine

These cards use the Way to Be stamp set (retired) and embossed paper doilies.  I will have more on this technique in my next blog post.  Cardstock is Basic Black, Basic Gray, Whisper White, Real Red, and Melon Mambo.  The heart shaped doily I got at Michael’s.

I hope you have been inspired with these cards to create some of your own.  All the cards today are the standard A2 card (5 1/2″ x 4 1/4″)  Thanks for stopping by. Have a great day.