Thursday, February 24, 2011

COW are you?



For today's card, I decided to go back to basics. By using some basic colored cardstock (all from Michael's Recollection brand), and a couple of embossing folders, I came up with this easy and super adorable shaped card. 

 
I used Make-the-Cut to import the cow and tree from Lettering Delights' Sweet Nothings Gift Card Holders SVG set. The card base and the 2 layers under the main images were easily made with the Shadow Layer tool in Make-the-Cut.


The "COW are you?" stamp is from Joylife's Lots of Puns stamp set. 


Martha Stewart's grass border punch added a cute accent to the card while a touch of Stickles on the grass tips and tree trunk added bling.


12 comments :

  1. Jin, this is a cute. I like the sentiment.

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  2. I love this card! The shape is wonderful and the cow is so cute!!

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  3. Love It Jin. So cute and simple, just my kind of card. I bought this sentiment set from Joy's because of your creative use of it.

    Thanks for all the inspiration!!

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  4. Oh Jin, you always create the cutest projects, and your card is simply adorable..

    Amanda:0)

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  5. Luv the card Jin!
    Quick question...looking at the pic of it sitting on the virtual mat, it measures 6 x 4...do you make your own envelopes for your shape cards, or are you buying them to send out?

    TFS...Kathy :)

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  6. Hey Kathy, I don't usually make my own envelopes because I try to size the cards so that they can fit into those store-bought envelopes. However, when the card is odd-sized like this card, I do end up making the envelope myself. I have not made one for this card yet though. :)

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  7. SO cute Jin! I love the simplicity. I really need to grab Joy's stamps!

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  8. Jin, i wish you can post a video tutorial on how you size everything to make the shape cards.. my attempt at the cupcake card was not quite successful :o(
    i am going to get the hang of this eventually..i am (i suppose if i convince myself of that i may actually accomplish it?LOL)

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  9. That is so cute! The swirl folder is so perfect for that tree.

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