Monday, August 1, 2011

Set of Notecards

Hi to my blogging friends.
A new week and month, how good can it get for a clean slate.
Today I have a set of notecards to show. I made these for a swap in one of my groups, and we had to use soft colours, small animals like, bunnies, cats, mice etc.We also had to make a holder for the cards. So this is my contribution, had a bit of difficulty with the photo, but I am sure you can see them.
I am entering these into a few challenges:
Tuesday Throwdown... a matching set.
Simply Create ...Favourite animal... I do love little hedgehogs,
Charisma Cards 4 legged animal.

There are 6 notecards, 2 in each colour, pink, green and yellow and a small packet to hold them with their matching envelopes. These are winging their way at present to another continent.

Here is what I used:
Paper .. coloured cardstock, Gingham DP was all printed on the computer, in shades to match the cardstock.
Images .. A selection of Penny Black, House Mouse and from a local company, coloured with Distress ink pads.
Embelishments... Butterflies cut with Marianne design dies and Nellie Snellen punches.
Finished off with a pearl
On the inside I stamped a few small butterflies, bees etc.
The small packet is a design from Kitty's Craft, using my scorpal. I changed the size somewhat for the cards to fit in snuggly. Again a gingham paper, stamped image and a flower from Crealies designs, finished off with a lace edging, a bow and a ribbon handle.
Enjoy the rest of the week and see you again soon.


Marjo said...

Hi Ursula,

Thanks so much for sharing your fantastic creations with us at Simply Create. These notecards and box are gorgeous!

xoxo Marjo

Benzi said...

Ursula, your set of notecards and holder is great. Love all the adorable images and the gingham paper was just perfect.
So glad you joined Tuesday Throwdown this week with your set.

Lauren said...

Such a cute set! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!


Anonymous said...

What a sweet set! The images are all so cute, and the soft colors just add to the cuteness. Thanks for sharing this at Tuesday Throwdown. :-)

Birdie said...

Very nice - love the soft colors.

Sharon Keanly said...

These are absolutely fabulous Ursula. Just love them and what stunning pastel shades you've chosen. hugs Sharon x

Cole Meyer said...

Very cute cards. And I especially like the matching holder -- great idea!!

Anonymous said...

This is so beautiful and cute and pretty Ursula! Love the pastel colours and the critters are adorable.
Have a wonderful week,

Christel said...

Theese are absolutly gorgeous!
You´ve made fab cards!
Thanks for playing at Charisma cardz this week. Please join us again soon.

darling Ho said...

Wow!! They are so cute!! Love the little cards.
Thanks for joining us this time, hope to see you again.
~darling Ho~SC-DT