My blog is called "Creative Smiles" because my designs are the result of incorporating mistakes. With fumble fingers that drop whatever they are holding - repeatedly, it takes a lot of giggles, smiles and creative patience during my crafting process. xx

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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Friendship Heart - Special Place


Greetings Blogging Friends, 
and special welcome to new follower Jacee.
I've been visiting your blogs via an iPhone, hence the shortened comments.
Today I'm able to sit at the computer for a bit, so would like to share another card using Becky's beautiful "Special Place" heart and her sentiment "Miles Apart":


Becky Parton owns a wonderful little shop called My Paper Moon
She has her own line of eclectic rubber stamps. 
  • To receive 10% off your entire order, just use the code DE10 at checkout. 
  • Or if you prefer free shipping, use the code DESHIP.


My card features this darling rubber stamp:

Butterflies with Flocking
Peek at the inside
Microfine Glitter is adhered to the back of the banner with double-sided Tear-ific Tape by Sparkle N Sprinkle.
The image is stamped with Memento Plum and colored with copic markers.

The interior image is also frome Becky's My Paper Moon.
#232H-07 Note...Miles Apart (please click on link and scroll down)


I hope you will enjoy browsing Becky's shop My Paper Moon.

products used:

  • Stamp: Special Place  and Note...Miles Apart (please scroll down the page to the thumbnails)
  • Die Cuts: LifeStyle Nesting Hearts and Nesting Scallop Hearts, Darice Scallop Hearts, Cheery Lynn Butterflies, Memory Box Heart Flourish
  • Copic Markers
  • Inks: Memento in Plum; Brilliance in Sky Pearlescence, VersaMark (for distress embossing powder), Old Paper Distress Ink (for edges of distressed card front)
  • Paper: Neenah Solar White, SU DPs, Pale Pink, White
  • Adhesives: Quick Dry Tacky Glue,  1/2" Tear-ific Tape by Sparkle N Sprinkle to adhere glitter to the banner
  • Glitter: Elizabeth Craft #17 Vintage Pink Silk Glitter
  • Embossing Powders: Stampendous Fran-tage Chunky White and Shabby White
  • Flocking: Sparkle N Sprinkle Pink Spirit "Sparkle N Soft" (used on some of the butterfly elements)
Challenges my card is submitted to:
  1. Outlawz Monday Greeting Card Challege: GCC072715 "Anything Goes" 8/2
  2. Crafting from the Heart  #70 "Anything Goes" 8/1
  3. Craft Your Passion #272 Anything Goes 8/1
  4. Use Your Stuff #200 Anything Goes 9/7 (Old printed paper, lace and EP from my stash)
  5. Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - July - Anything Goes with Patterned papers (used 4 different patterned papers) 8/1
  6. Creative Craft Cottage #44 "Anything Goes" 9/7
  7. Avenue 613 #134 Anything Goes with Shabby Chic 8/7
  8. Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #14 - Anything Goes 7/31
  9. Brown Sugar #156 - Anything Goes 7/29
  10. Crafting with Friends Challenge - #2 Anything Goes 7/31
Loving Hugs to each of you,