How to Design a Card with Lesley Croghan {Loving Life!}

Lesley here, and today is my final post as a designer for the Sweet Stamp Shop! These last three months have flown by! Whew! I have had a ball working with Nicole and her diverse images! It was so much fun creating! I am going to miss being on this team! Thank you so much Nicole, for the awesome experience.

Nicole has asked me to share some ideas on how to “start” a card design. For the last three months, I have shared all the ways I have been inspired to create card! Today, I am focusing on this awesome “Sparkle Rainbow” photo which I found on Pinterest! LOVE!

Tears in my guitar

I went into my stash of Sweet Stamp Shop images and pulled out the following stamp sets…

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And here is my card! A clean and simple look; using the rainbow image and mix and matching the words from the Starts Here set! I used some clear and sparkly Stickles on the clouds…to achieve the sparkle in the photo!
Here are the measurements:
White Card Base-A2 (5.5″ x 4.25″)
Red Base (5.25″ x 4″)
White Piece (3.5″ x 4.75″)
Black Trim- 1/8th smaller than the white piece

 

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5 Responses to How to Design a Card with Lesley Croghan {Loving Life!}

  1. Dana says:

    Cute card!! I really love the banners and the sparkly clouds!!!

  2. Judy1223 says:

    Oh, my goodness, this is just full of sparkly goodness! I love the way the rainbow pops against all that lovely white space…and how beautiful on a red card! I have always been inspred by your work (and your posts)…good luck with your future endeavors!

  3. ~amy~ says:

    super sweet card…can’t go wrong with a rainbow!

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