Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Sending you Miles of Smiles!

Sometimes you just have to make a fun card for no other reason, but you want to use that new paper collection kit. :) Yep, that's what I've done for today.

  • Tall Card
    • Cut cardstock 9" x 8" and score at 4" and fold for 9" x 4" card
    • This will fit nicely into a regular Business Size envelope
  • Paper Collection Kit used:
    • Echo Park "A Boy's Life" (TSQ Royal Castle Shoppe)
    • Airplane is sticker from this kit
    • Blue background paper is from this kit and inked around the edges with Colorbox Sky Blue ink
  • Red mat cut @ 8 3/4" x 3 3/4"
  • Blue mat cut @ 8 1/2" x 3 1/2"
  • Fiskar's Cloud punch
    • Embossed with D'vine Swirl Cuttlebug folder
    • Inked with Studio G white ink
  • CTMN Artiste:
    • Banner p. 58 (Accent 3, shift) cut @ 1.194" using Cricut Craft Room
    • inked around the edges with Tim Holtz Fire Brick Red
    • Shop with Lucy
  • Cardz TV Stamps:
    • "Encouraging Thoughts" set used for sentiment inked with Memento Tuxedo black ink
  • Heart CANDI from Craftwork Cards (TSQ Royal Castle Shoppe)
  • Dew Drops on clouds are Royal Jewels (TSQ Royal Castle Shoppe)
Enjoy your day! :) Janis

Cards Galore - M, P1 - one for the men (1st)
Crafting When We Can - 2W, 2E, C5 - Cards for Boys (Sun)
Tuesday Throwdown -W- Heart and strings (Tues)
Crafty Catz - 1E – #168 Anything but square (Fri)


  1. That is one of my favorite paper collections EVER! (I too have made something just because the new paper is calling me....) Love the tall card format for this card-very cute :)

  2. Super cute!! I tend not to make the letter size cards...this is the perfect image to use for one!! Lee-Ann :)

  3. My goodnes what a cute card. You know when I looked at it I was wondering about the clouds now I know what an awesome idea. I love making the #10 size card it allows for great scenery ideas and my friend you did one awesome scene card. I just love what you create!

  4. Fabulous card, I love the embossed clouds and the plane s so cute, thank you for joining s at Cards Galore challenge this month, good luck Hun Zoe DT xx

  5. That is just too cute. Love those embossed clouds and the simplicity of it. I have got to use my cricut more. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week.

  6. Fabulous and wonderful card Janis thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz
    Hugs Dianne xx

  7. Super cute card, Janis. Thanks for entering our Heart Strings challenge. To qualify for a prize your project must feature both Heart and String/Twine. There's still time to enter another project. I hope you'll share your talent with us. …x
    Asha - Tuesday Throwdown DT
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  8. Just adorable! I really love the clouds. Thanks for joining us at Crafting When We Can and good luck! Hugs, Robin

  9. Very,Very CUTE!!FABULOUS clouds!

  10. Wonderful card love the clouds, thanks for joining us on crafting when we can, hugs Vicky

  11. How much fun is this! I love the clouds and the colors are so fmuch fun for Valentine's day! Love the hearts and how you used the twine! Thanks so much for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown and I hope you'll be back for our next challenge!


    Susan, TT DT