Do you have an occasion that calls for a handmade card coming up soon? There are always moments that a personalized card is the perfect, most thoughtful surprise. Today, we have two wonderful ideas from the amazing Ginny Nemchak and Donna Espiritu using two different collections. It's a magical Monday for cards!
But first, let's find out who won last week's Petaloo Blog Hop Contest! Our randomly chosen winner is...
-Joyce Boylan: The projects are awesome today - love them all!
Congratulations, Joyce! You won the prize pack worh $55 below. Please email email@example.com to claim your prize. Thanks to all who hopped along with us - wasn't it wonderful?
This week, we have a BRAND NEW contest! Who wants to win this $35 prize pack of Come Away with Me and Graphic 45 Tag Staples and Ornate Metal Keys? All you have to do is comment here on the blog or on Facebook. Have fun!
First for cardmaking Monday, we have this beautifully layered card from the wonderful Ginny. We love the flowers and ribbon touches on this beautiful card. And all you need is love and a dog (or cat)! Raining Cats & Dogs makes this card the perfect surprise for your favorite pet lover.
Raining Cats and Dogs Cats Meow
Raining Cats and Dogs Puppy Love
Raining Cats and Dogs Pitter-Patter
Raining Cats and Dogs Animal House
Raining Cats & Dogs 4x6 & 3x4 Journaling and Ephemera Cards
Tim Holtz Black Soot Distress Ink
Really Reasonable Ribbon Ribbon and Twine
Glittery Photo Corners
Large Cream Colored Rose
Donna makes a stunning card with the most fun sentiment perfect for Halloween or autumn. "You Bewitch Me" is the perfect wish for your loved one. And what gorgeous floral embellishments!
"I love how this card turned out, the colors of in the collection jived so well even if it's not really a Halloween-themed card. I really like the blend of textures courtesy of the embossed background and the dimension of the layered flowers." ~Donna
Graphic 45 An Eerie Tale 8x8 papers
Graphic 45 An Eerie tale flowers
Graphic 45 An Eerie Tale stickers
Graphic 45 An Eerie Tale banners
Couture Creations Endless Dreams Collection
Tranquility decorative die
Cuttlebug Moroccan Screen embossing folder
Manor house flower and leaves Distress Ink
Antique Linen White cardstock
Adhesives (glue, foam tape, double-sided tape)
Thanks for joining us for our brand new blog contest and brilliant cards from Ginny and Donna. Did it inspire an upcoming card? Have a happy, crafy Monday!
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