Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Heartfelt Creations Wednesday - Have a Beautiful Day Card

Hello Friends!
Welcome to another Heartfelt Creations Wednesday!! I created this card with the new beautiful Balmy Breeze Paper Collection

Supplies Used:

Other Supplies:
Spellbinders A2 Matting Basics A & A2 Matting Basics B Dies, Kraft Cardstock, Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad, Brilliance Platinum Planet Ink Pad, Rangers Brushed Corduroy Distress Ink Pad, Hemptique Earthy Colors Hemp Cord, Scrapbook Adhesive Foam Squares, Silver Brads

Cut kraft cardstock to 6” x 12”, fold in half to make a 6” x 6” square card base. Color edges with distress ink.
Using Balmy Breeze Paper Collection cut 2 layers in contrasting colors measuring  5 7/8” x 5 7/8” and 5 ¾” x 5 ¾”. Distress edges, stitch together using sewing machine, add brads to corners and adhere to card base.
Die cut 2 more layers with Spellbinders A2 Matting Basics A and B, using second largest die from set A and set B. Distress edges, stitch together, add brads to corners and adhere to card as pictured.
Die cut another layer with A2 Matting Basics A using third largest die, distress edges.  Die cut ocean image from Balmy Breeze Paper Collection with A2 Matting Basics B using third largest die. Stamp sentiment on image and distress edges. Stitch layers together, add brads to corners and adhere to card using foam squares.
Cut out small square images from Balmy Breeze Paper Collection and adhere to card using foam squares.
Die cut anchor, color with platinum ink and distress ink pad.  Attach to card using hemp cord.

Be sure to visit the Heartfelt Creations Blog for more inspiration!!

Thanks for visiting! Hugs!



  1. This is gorgeous! Love all the distressing!

  2. Distressing is perfect with this scene~

  3. As the others said, distressing is great with this collection. Your card looks like it was stamped on old canvas sails!

  4. wow, your card is amazing! Love the distressing and the whitewashed look of your card.

  5. I love the vintage nautical theme, perfect for Father's Day, lovely!

  6. Gorgeous card! Love the layers and distressing.

  7. Love, love, love this card. Sooooo beautiful!!!

  8. GORGEOUS card, Marissa, and perfect for man or woman - such beautiful layers, distressing and muted tones - very pretty! hugs, de
    {Creative Smiles}

  9. Ciao carissima Marisa...my american friend...
    what a very beautiful and very particular card you made...original and different of your style...
    kisses Ada...have a good weekend ^--^

  10. Perfect masculine card, Marisa! I love this collection! Blessings! Kathy


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