The love supreme

15.11.08

Card making...

to be honest... I'm not much of a card maker..... but I LOVE receiving a handmade card.... and with that in mind ....Ive been making an attempt to create them more often.

Now my cards are not fancy.....more of a collection of scraps... made pretty with a flower... a journal spot and a little rub-on sentiment.... or something similar.

Kaisercraft have the most wonderful rub-on collection....their rub-ons are great quality...and I particularly love that they have sentiment rub-ons...perfect for cardmaking.....I have particularly loved these.

I also love to add a journal spot....somewhere for the sentiment to go.... and these would be my favourites...

Yvettes journal spots...

or

Elle's Studio



Recognise this layout? .....it was a step by step layout in a recent copy of creating keepsakes magazine. It was fun to just follow the steps....and watch the layout evolve... more Kaisercraft on this one....the papers and a journal spot rub-on.

9 comments:

  1. i'm not a great card maker either mardi, i love how you've used scraps and your usual bright mix of pp's often not matching but perfect together. special photo of Alex and Anna Bella.

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  2. What do you mean that you're not much of a card maker?! I love them! So super-cute and so you! That's something I need to make some time for... I haven't even thought about xmas cards yet!

    Gorgeous layout Mardi! I still can't believe how amazing Alex looks in that photo so soon after the birth.

    Hope you've had a wonderful weekend!
    Sheree xx

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  3. Your cards are awesome, where did you get the idea that you were no good at making them????????
    Love your layout, beautiful and so is the subject

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  4. lovely stuff Mardi:))

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  5. Very Cute cards Mardi... You are a fantastic cards maker...

    Gorgeous layout and the photo of Alex and beautiful baby Anna Bella is just beautiful...

    Have a great week
    Cherie xx

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  6. Your cards look fantastic! I love what you've done with those scraps! I have so much trouble with cards.

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  7. They all look really geat Mardi love the layout too.take care Kerry xx

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  8. your cards are lovely, keep sharing these beauties!
    You'd love the new Kaisercraft outlet that has opened near me in Geelong, lots of goodies at great prices, Jo

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