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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, November 4, 2012

OWH Sketch #145

Hello everyone!  Wow, I can not believe that November is here already.

Today's Operation Write Home Sketch #145 is a simple sketch, but it will be a great one to use for many different occasions.  I have started making Love and Valentine cards for OWH, so that is the theme for Sketch #145.

The background pattern paper is a XOXO tone on tone design, so the sentiment repeats that. My center piece is only 3 x 4.25 instead of 3 x 4.5 because I had a scrap already cut to that size. It is embossed with "love" words and symbols.

XOXO Love 

Pattern Paper:   The Paper Studio - All Seasons pad
Sentiment:        Paper Crafts Magazine, Feb 2012 edition   
                               (It can be downloaded from www.PaperCraftsMag.com/sentiments)
Embossing Folder:   LifeStyle Crafts - Sweetheart set

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Here is the OWH Sketch




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Don't forget to VOTE on Tuesday!!!

8 comments:

  1. Really cute way to echo the embossing with the sentiment!

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  2. That's so pretty and perfect for Valentine's day. Or an everyday love card!

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  3. Great card...love the papers and sentiment! tfs!!!

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  4. Awesome card, Susan! I love how your sentiment pulls from the patterned paper. Thanks for joining us in this week's Operation Write Home Sketch Challenge!

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  5. Very nice card for this challenge. The size doesn't matter, it's the thought and your thoughts are with our heroes.

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  6. Beautiful card Susan. I love the soft, subtle background paper paired with the stripes. Your repeat sentiment is perfect and someone will feel very loved.

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  7. Sweet, lovely card! I like the repeating patterns and colors and the large sentiment. Perfect card for Valentines or everyday.

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