Wednesday, June 25, 2014

PTI June 2014 Blog Hop

Hello!  I love this month's inspiration photo and the sketch and colors schemes.  Here is my card:

The background is stamped with Background Basics Text Style and Fancy Flourishes.  The main images come from the Iconic Images stamp set.  Here are some close up shots:

Here is the sketch:

I created a video in making this card and will upload later today.  Papers by Graphic 45.
Thanks so much for stopping by!

                                                          Hugs, Mimi

Edit to add video:

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Stationer's Desk Mini Book

I had many visions in my head when I got hold of one of Prima's latest collection.  I wanted to create a mini book with lots of folds and surprises.  It measures 6x6 and is held together with seam binding.

Here is the cover with the ribbon untied:

On the side I added my favorite find:  Ingvild Bolme's tassels.  They are so beautiful, and this burgundy color coordinates with the papers of the collection.

If you would like to see the inside of the book, please watch my video below:

Thanks so much for stopping by!
                                                      Hugs, Mimi

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Birthday Card for a Young Boy

Last month was my nephew's birthday, and I made a card for him.

The paper collection is Prima's All Star Collection.  I also used the Tags and Tickets, stickers, and flair button.  Here is a close up look:

Thanks for stopping by!
                                              Hugs, Mimi