Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Sentimentless Card

Well, I made it through my first day back at work.  It was no small feat.  I wanted to call in so bad, I even told my boss that.  I really miss him when he retires in a couple of years.  I was super busy which made the day go by really fast.  Now here we are, Tuesday already and only nine days left until my next three day weekend!  Haha! 

Over the weekend, I was working on a few things in my craft room and I had a couple of ideas floating around in my head, but no specific card or layout for them to be used on.  So I just started working and came up with a fun little card, but I decided to leave the sentiment off.  This way, when I'm in need of a card, all I have to do is stamp the sentiment on a coordinating piece of cardstock or patterned paper and adhere it to the card!
Have you ever done this?  I know I'm not the first one to ever think of this idea, surely, but it just felt good to make a card just because!

Do you have big plans for your Tuesday?  I'm back at work again today :-) but have ordered a new Cricut cartridge and am anxiously awaiting its arrival!!!  Thanks for stopping in today!

Stamps:  PTI:  Background Basics Sheet Music, CTMH
Ink:  PTI  Simply Chartreuse and Vintage Touch Dye Duo, Versamagic Eggplant
Paper:  PTI, graph paper, cake doily
Other:  PTI Rustic Wood Buttons and twine, Prima Flowers

10 comments:

  1. cute card! too funny because my post for tomorrow is a card where I didnt put a greeting--great minds think alike--tune in tomorrow to see my card! have a great day a work!

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  2. I often make cards for no particular reason and leave them blank. Your card is lovely!

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  3. Such a pretty card. I know what you mean about the first day back from vacation being SO HARD!

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  4. Beautiful card! Love the idea of just making something fabulous and adding the sentiment later! Thanks for sharing!

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  5. Love the card, and the idea to put a sentiment on later! Today is my first day back to work, and I'm strugglin..ugh. I need a day to recover from my day off..lol!

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  6. Very pretty card. Good idea. I normally don't make cards ahead of time. I am usually making them just before the event, lol.
    Yes we are now done Alias, I feel so lost now

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