Hello! I have a couple of cards to share today that I made last week for two kids that are special to me and my family.
First up is a card I made for our goddaughter, who turned 4 last week. I was inspired by this sketch from Stick It Down:
For my background, I was inspired by a technique that Jennifer McGuire posted a couple of months ago using watercolors and plastic wrap. I used Gelatos painted on with water for my background. I cut the balloons using my Cricut and then backed them with black cardstock to make them stand out against my colorful background. The sentiment was stamped and heat embossed. I finished off the card with embroidery floss strings for the balloons.
Next up is a card I made for our nephew who turned 3 using some scraps from a recent scrapbook layout. I had printed my journaling on strips and so there was excess paper cut off of each strip. I used those scraps and wove them together to make a grid for my background. I cut out the dinosaur using my Cricut. I hand cut the banner for the sentiment and stamped the sentiment onto it.