Monday, January 20, 2014

Thump....

Have you ever found yourself thinking about card designs in the middle of the night, while lying in bed, because you can't sleep? Yeah, I suffer from insomnia, so it happens to me a lot. This is a card I thought about the other night. I made it, but I thought there was too much white, so I made another one. Much happier. Here's the result:


and the inside:

So, as I lay in bed, thinking about cards, I remembered I have the Borders 1 dies, which has the heart beat die included. Since Valentine's Day approaches, I figured I'd jump on the band wagon and make a Valentine's card for the hubby using that die. Then I started thinking about the stamp sentiments that would go with it. I remembered the thump sentiment and I swear I almost got up then and there to make the card. Almost. But I was nice and toasty warm under the covers and didn't want to leave my cocoon of blankets! LOL! And that first card? Here it is for your viewing pleasure:


See? Too much white. Anywhoooooo, that's it for now. Oh, and I'm entering this in the Paper Smooches Sparks - Anything Goes challenge.


Thanks for stopping by! Have a great day!

Chris
Supplies:
Stamps: Paper Smooches - A Little Lovin
Ink: Memento - Gray Flannel, Lady Bug
DP: Glitz Design - Love You Madly; American Crafts glitter paper
CS: Darice
Accessories: Grand Calibur; Paper Smooches - Borders 1 die; Fiskars corner rounder
Adhesives: SA by 3L - MyStik permanent, 3D foam squares

7 comments:

  1. Fantastic! What a great die! Perfect for Valentine's!!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Super cute card, great sentiment perfect for your hunny. I don't have a problem sleeping, but I do make cards in my dreams if I remember them I will make a quick sketch for later.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Now that is perfection! The white one is nice BUT the redone version POPS. ANd omg, I so know what you mean! Laying there thinking about cards, and then when I get up *poof* the ideas are vanished.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Love this card - so simple and creative.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Haha, you are too funny! Love it! Such a fun image! I had no idea there was a heartbeat die!

    ReplyDelete
  6. Sometimes thinking about cards to make gets me off the other thoughts that are keeping me awake in the first place... ;) This is such a sweet valentine -- the glitter paper rocks!

    ReplyDelete

adding pinterest script 3. Changing the Position of the Pin it! button The cool thing about this code is that you have some freedom over where the Pinterest button for Blogger will go over the image. Take a look at the code that you just copied and pasted into the HTML for the word 'center'.