Monday, August 08, 2011

H2H - Simple Sun Card

The theme this week at Heart 2 Heart is Hot, Hot, Hot!  In celebration of summer (which has actually taken a cool turn around here, ironically enough) I crafted this simple sun card:

I thought about embellishing it, but ribbon or more stamped images just made that beautiful blue sky look too cluttered.  So this design stayed clean & simple, which also made it relatively quick to put together - a nice bonus!

The sun is made with a 1 1/2" circle center, stamped with images from Dream Big and Connections on Sunny Yellow cardstock.  I then stamped the pennants from the Pennant Alphabet using Sunflower ink on Sunny Yellow and Sunflower cardstock.  The sky is...well, Sky cardstock, of course!  Last, I used the clouds from Around the Block and stamped them in Pacifica ink.  The sun is attached with foam tape.

The colors are more bright and cheerful than I was able to capture on this cloudy day.  Enjoy the rest of your day!


  1. Perky - this would be a great pick-me-up card on a cloudy sad day.

  2. This is very clever and cute...I love it. Thanks for playing along with us at H2H.

    PS - Could you send some of the cooler temps my way?

  3. I love te way you used the connections stamp set to make the clouds. Very creative indeed! Thanks for playing with us at H2H!

  4. Everybody needs a little sunshine!

  5. What a cheery card! I love CAS too! Great color combo!

  6. Love your sun, it's warm and fuzzy!

  7. Thanks for sharing your cheery, sunny card at H2H!


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