Saturday, February 26, 2011

Old School Mother's Day Card

This card uses simple paper piecing, sanding and embellishments to make a clean & graphic card for my Mom. She taught typing and keyboarding for 30 years so I knew I had to make her a card with this typewriter stamp.

Materials List
Stamp Set - My Type (clings) - Hero Arts
Inks - Ink Pad - Basic Black - Stampin' Up
Card stock - Black, Crumb Cake, & Whisper White - Stampin' Up
ColorCore Card Stock - Aegean - Cosmo Cricket Neutrals Collection - (Core-dintions)
Embellishments - Letter Stickers (Making Memories) Black Brads (Micheal's)
Tools - Heart Attack Distressing Tool (We R Memory Keepers) Paper Snips - Martha Stewart
Adhesives - Stampin' Up SNAIL

1. Create card from Crumb Cake card stock - fold long ways
2. Stamp Typewriter and sentiment on Whisper White card stock and cut out with paper snips.
3. Cut black card stock to 5 x 3.75 and adhere to card
4. Cut Aegean core-dinations card stock to 4.75 x 3.5, distress with Heart Attach tool and adhere to card
5. Adhere typewriter to card
6. Add black brads to corners
7. Add stickers that spell Mom


  1. Hey hey! Just popped by from the HA flickr group :)

    Love your bright cheery cards!

    Sandra P

  2. Just stopping by from HA flickr group to say hello. This card is so sweet!


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