This card was started to fulfill the Dirty Dozen February Monthly Themes "MORE is MORE" Challenges and the first Pre-Challenge for the Alphabet Challenge Round 9, but it evolved from there to fit all of the February Monthly Themes. See below:
#1. Alphabet Challenge, Round 9 - pre-alphabet challenge...make a Valentine's Day card for someone special. I will make two of this card's stepped up version, and they are for a couple of cardmaking buddies.
Dirty Dozen February Monthly Themes Challenges - "Cold Hands, Warm Heart" - 2/15/18, as follows:
#2. DD Februrary Central Theme...CT0218 - to use a heart, plus on this one I am using contrasting colors...cool blue and hot pink!
#3. DD Februrary Themes MORE is MORE...make a simple card and then a second more elaborate one... this is my simple card.
#4. DD February Themes Monthly Sketch - DDSKETCH0218 ...three layers.
#5. DD February Themes WORD Challenge - WORD0218. Use items in your card that start with TEMP. T = Template - heart piercing template. E = Embossing Folder. M = Melon Mambo (hot pink). P = Punches (heart, arrow, small flower).
#6. DD February Themes Inspiration Photo. February Monthly Inspiration Photo - DINSP0218. I was inspired by the color scheme.
#7. USEIT2018 - annual ongoing...use materials and tools that have been gathering dust or new items never used! Mine are old materials, tools, and stamps purchased in 2014.
Ingredients: Stampin' Up products: Cardstocks--Coastal Cabana, Melon Mambo, Very Vanilla. Washi Tape--Retro Fresh (2014-15 Annual/ retired). Stamp--Best of Love (2013 Anniversary celebration Best of... stamps). Ink--Melon Mambo. Embossing Folder: Perfect Polka Dots (retired). Punchs: Full-Heart (retired); Boho Blossoms (smallest blossom- retired); What's Up? (arrow-retired). Essentials Punch Pack (heart piercing). Rhinestones. Stash: crochet ribbon. Punch: EK Medium Scallop Photo Corner. Created verse. Size: 5: x 5-1/2".