Friday, August 12, 2011

Thank You with Black & White

My sweet friend Kim sent me two font cartridges last week that will be just perfect for bulletin boards in my classroom!  I made this little card to thank her.  It is a 5 1/2" x 4 1/4" card.  The pink layer is 5 1/2" x 4", and the patterned layer, printed from the Imagine Black & White cartridge, is 5 1/2" x 3 3/4".

For my sentiment, I used My Creative Time's Curly Label die, cut in half.  I stamped it with the frame from the Inspiring Words {Accents} stamp set and the sentiment from the Happy Homecoming stamp set.  Click here for ordering information on these products.


When I was on my road trip, I got to visit a Hobby Lobby for the first time.  I found this very cool tie die paper that I used for my flowers, punched from Papertrey Ink dies.  It's from The Paper Studio.  The pretty brad is from the Teresa Collins Timeless set that I found at Archiver's (another fun stop on my trip)!  I had to pick up this set, as it goes so well with the Imagine Black & White and Baby Boutique cartridges.


Papertrey Ink True Black & Raspberry Fizz Cardstock
White Bazzill Cardstock for Imagine print
The Paper Studio "Tie Die Fushia" Paper
My Creative Time "Curly Label" Die
Papertrey Ink Beautiful Blooms II #1 Die Collection
My Creative Time "Inspiring Words {Accents}" & "Happy Homecoming" Stamp Sets
Papertrey Ink True Black Ink
Papertrey Ink Raspberry Fizz Swiss Dot Satin Ribbon
Teresa Collins "Timeless" Decorative Brad


Carolyn/MamaC said...

Beautiful card! I love black, white, and red!

chillin with Quillin said...

beautiful, love the background!!!

liz at liz's paper loft said...

so cute! you know that I love anything B&W!

Sandy from Ukiah said...

Oh Kaite it's stunning.. so simple yet so elegant. hugs

Kate said...

Love this card very Beautiful. B & W and a hint of color is always the way to go.


Linda Kaiser said...

Love this card. You know that I am a huge fan of black and white. The flower is perfect.

Have a great weekend.


Sherrie K. said...

This turned out beautiful! I really like the balck. white and fusia together. Of course Emma's die is perfect! Looks great!
Sherrie K

Glora said...

This is ABSOLUTELY gorgeous! I know that Kim will LOVE it, it is just her beautiful style. I love Emma's die cut in half as an accent like that. I have to try that. And I hope you will show us some pictures of your awesome bulletin boards. Hugs- Glora

jen said... the black and white with the pink...turned out perfect. I bet Kim loved her card. :)tfs

Cindy Lovell said...

WOW,i love this card!! Esp,the flower! So pretty with the big brad!!!

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Anonymous said...

This card is gorgeous.

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Joy Campbell said...

This card is gorgeous.

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Northwoodszoo said...

Such a pretty card, and what a lovely paper for the flowers, with the subtle texture! Who is luckier, your friend or you (to have such a good one!)?

ksd811 said...

Really cute, I love black and white with another is so cool.