Monday, May 26, 2014

Graduation-it's the little things...

I made this graduation card for a nephew who will be finishing his senior year soon!  I kept the colors muted...boys like it that way LOL!  I used the Elizabeth Craft Accordian die cut with the matching flourish edges-easy, elegant and  very pretty!

I absolutely love this stamp set from Stampers Anonymous-it has so many wonderful sentiments. (you'll be seeing another one from this set this week).

I assembled the card and added the Jumping Grad with pop dots (cut with my Silhouette), the sentiment, and decorated  the backside of the card too. I left one oval blank to add a handwritten note.

Lucky for me, his school colors are black and red! Worked out perfectly!!!

Back of the card-just as pretty as the front!

The challenge at Inspiration Journal Blog May Challenge  is still have this week to join in with any creation that celebrates ...and you could win $50 to spend at the Inspiration Emporium online store! Very cool indeed! 

I do hope you can join in our May challenge-see you there!


I am entering in the following challenges!

Whimsy Stamps-use 2 or more dies
Flat Friend Challenge #20-Dies or Punches
Crafititude-Use a Die
Simply Create Too-Fathers Day(or for a male)
Wags and Whiskers-For the Boys
Paper Crafting Journey-For the Special Man

card details:
product from Inspiration Emporium
(receive a 10% by using code suestamps13)

Accordian Oval Card-Elizabeth Craft Designs
Oval Flourish Frame Edges-Elizabeth Craft Designs
Good Thoughts-Stampers Anonymous by Tim Holtz

Cardstock: Kraft and Black, Vanilla, Red

Silhouette cut files:
Jumping Grad-male
Graduation Cap (I changed it to 2014)

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KarinsArtScrap said...

fab and great card Sue.

gr karin

Sandra H said...

Simply gorgeous is your card x

Marion said...

I love this card. And the cupcake ones from your previous post. Must get crafting instead of constantly re- arranging my stuff!!!

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JD/ Jill said...

Wow! This card is amazing! I'm sure he will love this card!

Jackie said...

Wow! Love your card & design...this is just FAB!!!!

Thanks so much for playing along with us @ Simply Create Too & hope to see you back again for our next challenge!!!!!

Emma Canning said...

Stunning card - I love the clever design, colour combination, and that sentiment is perfect :-) Thanks so much for joining us over at Flat Friends, hope you have a lovely week/end, Em xx

Sandy said...

Graduating from anything is no little - something to be celebrated for sure. Jumping with joy card!!
Sandy xx

maria f. said...

Wow - cool card. Elegant, yet trendy with that sentiment and then I love the jumping silhouette. Thanks for joining the fun at Simply Create Too!

Leslie Miller said...

Awesome grad card, Sue! Guys like cool engineering, too, and this design is very cool!

Scrapthat said...

What a fabulous Grad card!! TFS

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