Monday, February 14, 2011

Ippity Hop Monday - Hello

Good morning and happy Valentine's Day.  Since it's Valentine's Day, I thought it was only appropriate to make a love card for today's hop.  I remembered this sweet bird cage stamp from Because of You and decided that was the image I wanted to use for today's card. I also used the February colors for this months {ippity} challenge  of black, white, aqua and red.

To begin the card I used the Book It stamp ( I love this stamp)  and stamped it three times, twice in aqua and once in red, then layered the stamped images. I used a tab punch  and tied the papers together with  red and white twine.  The bird cage was colored with markers and  I added a button and rhinestones to finish off the card.

Here are the stamp sets used on today's card.



Jens blog is next on the list and I'm sure she has a wonderful project to share with you.  Thanks so much for stopping by  and I hope you have a sweet Valentine's Day!



lynn said...

such cuteness! and so is the card below, susan!

Banu said...

Superb!!!!! Loved the clever use of book it stamp. All the details, twine, button...turned out perfect.

Scrapcollectr said...

Love love love incorporating that book image in cards and you did a great job of it. Soo cute!

Lone Pine Designs said...

What a perfect card for the colour challenge!

Patricia said...

Very pretty card, Susan! I love ow you layered the stamped images!

Romaine said...

Loving the colours and the sets you used!