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Catching up again & a FREE shipping offer

Hello!  I am playing catch up again!  I have a bunch of cards to share today and probably the next few days as well.  I am falling behind blogging but the days are busy and sometimes I am just not feeling crafty if that is even possible.  I have to really push myself to get going these days and try to stay motivated.  So blogging tonight is part of trying to stay motivated!

I've already sold this card but wanted to share cause I love these Birdie Brown images.  I am falling behind in collecting her new stamp sets but I will eventually get them!  The background is blended with distress inks onto watercolor cardstock.

Here is a doggy version using another Birdie Brown stamp set.

And last is the piggy one but this is a missing you card instead of an apology card. 

Before I go, I want to mention that I am having a FREE shipping offer over at my Etsy store (banner on sidebar) with a minimum $12 purchase.  There is a code on the top of my store so please use that if your order qualifies for free shipping.

Thank you so much for stopping by!


Comments

Cheryl said…
Yeah, birdie brown has a lot of cute images! Pretty cards! Great effort keeping up with the card making and creativity!
Lynn said…
Your cards really made wonderful use of the stamp images....so cute! I will definitely check out the stamp sets. Thanks for posting your professionally made greeting cards.

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