Daily Archives: May 24, 2013

A Memorial Day Bloghop Practice Card



Operation Write Home is having a Memorial Day Bloghop tomorrow. The theme is Thank You cards.

My card will be based on OWH Sketch # 170. I know. You’re amazed. You know I don’t like this sketch at all. (I think I’ve made more cards with this sketch than any other I’ve seen…)


Today’s card is a practice card – I used a different base and level of layers.

Wausau Fleck Cardstock. DPs are DCWV Summer Stack. Blue paper is Chatterbox Scrapbook Walls Denim Dot. Sentiment is Studio G in Memento Tuxedo Black. Brads are Recollections. Pick Your Plum Baker’s Twine. Dimensional adhesive.

When you’re attaching brads to a card, make sure you’re attaching them to the cardfront only. Ask me how I know… Let’s just say the person who grabbed this card would wonder why it didn’t open. It’s now layered on both sides of the inside and has 3 holes visible on the back…