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Saturday, October 1, 2011

World Card Making Day!!

Well hello there! Long time, no blog! Sorry I've been mostly MIA for so long now. One of these days my life will get back into a rhythm. Someday...! But in the mean time, I had to stop in today!! It's the biggest holiday for My People. You know - my stampy people! That's right, it's World Card Making Day!! People across the globe are hoping to set aside a chunk of time in their craft spaces today to do a little creating. I'm hoping to have a stampy playdate with some friends later tonight - both IRL and virtually. YAY! But until then, here's a little card I whipped up...

I used one of my favorite Hero Arts holiday sets, Get Merry! To create the blue rectangular background, I used a technique that I first learned from my friend Sally and love so much - inking up an acrylic block (here, with Broken China Distress Ink!) and stamping directly with that. What fun!

So my friends... go forth... be stampy... and have a fabby World Card Making Day! And if you need some inspiration, hop along through this awesome Blog Tour! Woot!

Happy Stamping,

  • Stamps: CL463 Get Merry!, CG125 Friend Definition
  • Paper: Hero Arts Kraft, Cerulean, Eggshell, Grenadine
  • Ink: Distress Ink (Vintage Photo, Antique Linen, Broken China, Crushed Olive), Versamark
  • Other: Hero Arts Cream Adhesive Lace, scallop edge punch, wooden button, red twine, machine stitching


  1. Hi Libby! Wonderful colors in your WCMD creation! Hope you are settling in your new home now!

  2. Awesome Christmas card Libby!! Love the colors!

  3. Love your colors Lib and the lace is perfect. Happy WCMD!

  4. Awesome card, Libby! Hope I have some time to get crafty today!

  5. Libby - beautiful card. Happy WCMD to you.

  6. "My People" ::snort:: What a fun card! Can't wait to see what you come up with during your stampy play date! :)

  7. What a gorgeous Christmas card, Libby! Happy WCMD to you, hope you have lots of fun getting inky with your friend!

  8. I love this! Your stitching is perfect!! And I love the trim! Happy WCMD!!

  9. So cute card, i love it ... Happy WCMD!


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