Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Exciting News

I am so honored to have been chosen to be a part of the Heartfelt Creations design team!  Emma Lou and the team are so amazing and I look forward to working with them for the next 6 months.  You can check out all the other talented finalists here.

Here is one of the cards I submitted and all the details. 
I Believe In You

all edges have been distressed with distress tool and Tea Dye Distress Ink
card base, cut 5 5/8" x 8 1/2", fold in half.  Cut pink DP 4 1/8 x 5 1/2", wrap lace around center and adhere to card base.  Cut floral DP 3 x 4 3/4", measure down 2" from top right edge, insert 2" mark in center of MS punch and punch once.  Position Posy Topper around the punch out and die cut.  Lay aside the smaller piece.  Cut CS 3 1/4 x 5", lay the larger DP with the die cutout over the CS and mark the circle cutout onto the CS.  Cut out by hand.  Distress all edges.  Layer the 2 pieces together with ATG.  Wrap ribbon around and tie bow.  Cut 3 flowers with Posy Patch die, attach flower layers, add stickles and a pearl.  Add flower, leaves and stick pin to center of bow.  Stamp sentiment from Posy Patch stamp set onto DP, die cut with Labels 2.  Trace around outside of die twice on DP, cut out by hand.  Add stickles.  Attach all 3 layers with pop dots.  Attach to floral DP layer with scor-tape.  Adhere the assembled layers to the card base with ATG.  Stamp 6 flowers from Flirty Fleur, 3 from floral DP and 3 from pink DP with VersaMark.  Emboss in gold.  Layer to make 3 flowers and add pearl center.  Add flowers to half circle die cut with glue dots, add to card front with pop dots.  

finished card size: 4 1/4 x 5 5/8"
supplies used: scor-tape, ATG, glue dots, distress tool, Tea Dye Distress Ink, VersaMark, black StazOn, StarDust Stickles, Ranger SuperFine Detail Gold EP, Sizzix Branch with Leaves, Spellbinders Labels 2,smallest, MS Eyelet Lace Punch
HCD 701 Posy Patch Die, HCD 717 Layered Scalloped Posy Die, HCPC 3304 Posy Patch Swirls PreCut Set
Thanks for visiting and have a blessed day!

challenges I would like to enter
The Corrosive Challenge:  hit the bottle (stickles)
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge:  loaded with layers
The Crazy Challenge:  feminine/girly
Lexi's Creations:  punches and dies
Tuesday Throwdown:  use some sparkle
Ribbon Carousel:  anything goes


  1. Well done being a member of the heart felt team . What a pretty card its so lovely well done Hugs Elaine

  2. Congratulations! Your card is lovely , I can understand why you were chosen!

  3. Congratulations. Your card is beautiful! I look forward to working with you on this team. :)

  4. Congratulations! Glad to have you join the team - I'm looking forward to seeing all your beautiful creations.

  5. Congrats!! Looking forward to knowing you more. Love your designs.
    God bless.

  6. Woo-hoo! Congratulations! So happy for you and looking forward to seeing your creations for HC. Will pass along the news to B. - H in GA

  7. Yippeee! Congratulations Sarah! Your card is gorgeous. I especially like the cutaway part. Great interest! :-) Hugs!

  8. What a fabulously pretty card you have created Sarah. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Lexi's Creations for our Die Cuts and Punches challenge hugs Susan x

  9. Gorgeous card Sarah!! I love your style and creativity. These colours are beautiful!! Gloria

    Visit my blog - would love more members.

  10. Congrats! Looking forward to getting to know you! Your card is beautiful!

  11. Welcome to the HC Design Team!

  12. This is a stunning creation.

    Congratulations on your DT post.

    Thank you for joining us at Lexis Creations.

    Hugs Julie x

  13. Congratulations. Your card is beautiful!
    Thanx for sharing at The Crazy Challenge this week and good luck.
    Hugs from Karin

  14. Congratulations! I'm looking forward to getting to know you and see your fabulous designs! This one is beautiful! Blessings! Kathy

  15. well done and congratulations. Great card and good luck..♥

  16. Beautiful! I love the distressing on the edges. Thanks for playing in the Tuesday Throwdown this week.

  17. This is beautiful! Love the layout and the pretty flowers and pearls! Thanks for joining us at The Corrosive Challenge! :)