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Welcome to Scrap Tower, my little corner of the world, where I share my creativity with you.

I enjoy many forms of crafting, from paper crafting to sewing. I make custom greeting cards for family and friends. I've made unique custom cards commissioned by friends.

I enjoy sharing my creative passion with others, including children in Sunday School and Bible School, etc.

I am proud to use my creative ideas to support organizations like Operation Write Home by making cards for our HEROES.

Sunday, August 12, 2012

OWH Sketch #133 - Smile

I'm back after a 3+ month hiatus.  I have been busy working and card marking.  I used all of my spare time to make cards for OWH and suspended the blog activity for a while.  I send Caro just over 100 cards at the end of June. I will have another box of 75 or more (trying to reach 100 again)  general and fall cards to send very soon.

Recently, I have been trying to come up with cute cards for kids of all ages.  I was working on some cards with wiggle eyes and decided to adapt today's sketch to work with a cute new sentiment stamp I found and a happy face with wiggle eyes. I found this Inkadinkado stamp a couple of weeks ago in a clearance bin for $2 !!   It is so perfect for OWH cards.

I rotated today's sketch counterclockwise to use the sentiment stamp. I adjusted the sizes of the circle and small rectangle slightly to work with my design. I am pleased with the outcome and hope that it brings a smile to the child (or a BIG kid) that receives it.


Here is another card using the "you make me Smile ... " stamp.


Here are a couple of other cards made with  'Smiley' face in mind.


Clean and Simple, but soooo Happy

Sandy's friendly "Frank N. Stein" inspired this one.

Thanks for stopping by!!  :)

9 comments:

  1. Adorable! Love that sentiment-- I definitely will have to pull that out :)

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  2. These are so cute! Looks like you'll hit 100 in no time.

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  3. Really love the Smiley faces -- it did put a smile on my face. The sentiment is very special too. I know what you mean about the blog activity -- it sometimes consumes the time you might spend making cards. I try to limit my time but it is so fun to see so many creative projects.

    Sharon

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  4. They made me smile just looking at each of them...TFS!!!

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  5. Welcome back! Looks like you've been rejuvenated!

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  6. Super cute cards, Susan! I love the googly eyes :) Thanks for joining us in this week's OWH Stars & Stamps Sketch Challenge!

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  7. Susan, your cards make me smile all over my face! I love how you changed up the sketch. Thanks for sharing and for all you do for OWH. Carol

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  8. these are GREAT kids cards. They made me smile!

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  9. What a fun set of cards! I'm smiling while I type this!

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