Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Tuesday Morning Sketches #551

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The latest sketch is up at Tuesday Morning  Sketches and this one is by Debbie.  It's a really great sketch - great for using up scraps or showcasing some fun washi.  It's also great to show off an amazing focal image.

I have two cards today.  This first one features a Christmas die from Spellbinders.  I actually picked this up recently (a couple of months ago) at Hobby Lobby on clearance.  Normally it sold for $14.99 and I got it for $3.74 - what a bargain!  I'll be using this to make my Mom's Christmas cards.

I also pulled out some paper that I have had for a very long time and cut the strips using a die from MFT Stamps.  The bow and the hangar part of the ornament is cut from pink metallic paper.  This was a really easy card to put together.

My 2nd card features the Magical Characters II bundle from Queen & Company that I bought to make birthday cards for Levi and Courtney.

Isn't this fun?  I am missing Disneyworld - even though I never go, it makes me sad to know it's still closed and will be for at least another month.  I think of my friend Kelly who works for Disneyworld in a call center and am thankful that she's still working.  But I worry for how much longer.

I did leave off the tag element at the bottom left of the card (see the sketch) because I really couldn't think of anything to add.

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6 Encouraging Thoughts:

Andrea W said...

Both you cards are fantastic! You got a great deal on the ornament die and it was the perfect size for the sketch. The Ears card is a lot of fun and perfect for our current social distancing situation. Take care!

KT Fit Kitty said...

Hello, Melissa! Your cards are gorgeous! Really loving the Christmas card - you got a great deal on the die! And you are right - this sketch is awesome for using up scraps! Have a wonderful day!

Daffodil Cards said...

Both are excellent cards, love the pun with the ears.
Keep safe and well.
Faith x

Debbie said...

Cool find at HL!! I love both cards! Great papers!!

Patti said...

Good for you finding a bargain and getting started on Christmas cards as well!

Patti said...

I’m glad I don’t have to pick which one I like better because I love them both!

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