Monday, August 11, 2014

Home Envelope Card

Hi everyone Steph Ackerman here today.   This month we've been asked to create tags.


Susan K Weckesser  papers lend themselves to cutting, inking, tearing and anything you might want to do.  They are incredibly detailed and a wonderful heavy quality.

I have a ton of envelopes and thought it was time to use them, just not in the traditional way they were intended!!!!  And this is a great way to use up tons of left over scraps.


 
 
 
The clouds were the perfect backdrop for the fussy cut house on the front of the envelope.  First I inked the tiny flowers from Susan K Weckesser  stencil with ColorBox Crafter's Ink.  Then I fussy cut the house from the pattern paper and placed it on top.  Home was stamped on a scrap because I thought this would be great to give someone moving into their new home.
 
 
"home" was stamped repeatedly on the card insert and a strip of flowers was added to the bottom to create a pocket to hold the gift card.

 
 
I tied May Arts ribbon to the card so the recipient could easily pull the card from it's envelope.
 
 



I had so much fun creating this envelope card.  Why not pull out some envelopes and create one today.

Thanks for stopping by today.

Steph Ackerman
DT Member for
Susan K. Weckesser

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