Simple Thank You Cards and More Awards?

Sunday, July 31, 2011

So sorry for the delay in posting!  My husband and I decided to take a spontaneous trip :)  He asked where I wanted to go and (being the animal lover I am) I said the zoo.  So instead of going to our local zoo, we ventured to the one in Columbus, OH.  With only one week left until school starts again, it was fun to get away! Now I bring to you some simple thank you cards I made.  You won't see a whole lot of sparkle here because these weren't cards for my own collection. I made them for someone else to use and let's face it not everyone loves sparkle as much as I do :)  

Materials for this card:
Card Base - 4.25" x 5.5"
Smaller Paper Strip - 1"
Larger Paper Strip - 1.25"
Blue Ribbon
3 Gems from The Paper Studio
Spots and Dots Embossing Folder
"Heartfelt Thanks" from Inkadoo Thank You Words
Chocolate brown Ink
All of the paper is from The Paper Studio

The Cut:
Bird - Create-a-Critter - 3.75"

I am honored to once again receive some amazing awards!  I am so thankful to have so many wonderful blog friends and I appreciate each and everyone of you :)  

I want to sincerely thank:
Lisa at A Mermaid's Crafts for: Thing of Beauty Award, Best Friend Blogger Award, Cricut-tastic Award, Stinkin' Cute Award & Stylish Blogger Award, Irresistibly Sweet Blog Award.

Karen at Kaleidoscope Sparkles for: Thing of Beauty Award, Best Friend Blogger Award, Cricut-tastic Award, Stinkin' Cute Award, Stylish Blogger Award (I posted some of these last time, but still haven't had the time to update them).  

Please visit both of these wonderful ladies.  They are both incredibly sweet and make beautiful projects.  I promise you won't be disappointed!  I will update this post with the rules for these amazing awards and the blogs I am passing them on to in a few days.  I'm still working on a baby card too.  So be sure to check back!  *~*Thanks for stopping by*~*

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15 sparkly comments:

Arlene said...

Congrats on your awards...they were all well deserved! These cards are simple but beautiful. :)

Rachel said...

I love these cards! Though they may not glitter and be all that fancy, you're right in that some people prefer it that way. I really like them anyway! The layers for the sentiment are great because you can still emboss the card base. TFS!

Georgiana said...

What?!?! Someone doesn't love sparkle. I think your cards are cute, but sparkle would have worked. Cute birdie.

Carson's Creations

HappyPlaceJen said...

What sweet birdie cards, Tiffany! But WAIT!! Not EVERYONE loves sparkle like we do??? That's just crazy talk-LOL!! Hope you had a fun zoo getaway. Can't wait to see your baby card. Love your work! :) ~Jen

Tami B. said...

I bet you hid the sparkle under the little birds didn't you? Sparkle or not, these are really cute.

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Cute cards, nice embossing!


Bunnyfreak said...

Adorable CAS cards. Visiting from the Made it Myself link party.

SueNJ said...

This is so very nice. Love it!. So glad you linked it today.

Happy Scrappin'

Sue B

Lori Comeau said...

What sweet cards. Love the little birdies.

Michelle said...

I love the birds and colors you choose!

Sherrie K. said...

Love your little bird cards. Simple, but adorabe!! I LOVE the embossing...but you know me~doesn't every card need a little embossing, LOL! Great job!
Sherrie K

Karen said...

Aww Tiffany, these are SO sweet! :o) I love that sweet little birdies and the beautiful colors. The embossing is so pretty and of course... the touch of sparkle! These are so cheerful and I'm sure they'll be so appreciated! I'm glad you were able to go on a fun little trip. :o) Have a beautiful day, my crafty sparkly friend!

Hugs and blessings! :o)

Lolis said...

Tiffany, your cards are so sweet! I love the colors! Congratulations on your awards! Have a great weekend! said...

So cute!

JustYolie said...

Adorable cards...a trip to the zoo sounds like loads of fun!

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