I could not participate this month, but I hope to be back in April.
Here is one card I made this weekend. My son works for a Major League Baseball team and is at Spring training in Florida for his birthday later this month. I made this for him.
I used my Scissor Circle Plus (112530) and Circle Scissors Plus Glass Mat (112531) to cut a circle the perfect size for my card front. Then for the stitches-here's where I got pretty clever- I used the Little Leaves Sizzlits Die (114511) in Real Red. I glued the "stitches" on using my 2-way glue pen. I ran the whole ball through my Big Shot with the Square Lattice embossing folder to give the ball texture.
For the sentiment, I used one of the sayings from On Your Birthday (111644) and accented it with two Glimmer Basics Brads (121003). I've come to love these sparkly brads lately!
I hope you enjoyed this and might be able to use the baseball idea in a scrapbook or on a card.
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Card Stock: Real Red, Basic Gray, Whisper White
Stamps: On Your Birthday
Ink: Basic Black
Etc: Scissor Circle Plus and Glass Mat
Big Shot: Little Leaves Sizzlits Die, Square Lattice Embossing Folder
Embellishments: Basics Glimmer Brads
Adhesives: Snail, Stampin' Dimensionals
What a SUPER IDEA!!! I will be casing this one for all the baseball players in my family! *smile* You were missed on today's Pals Hop, just wanted you to know.
What a wonderful card! I love the leaves embossed on the circle. I think I whip up a batch for my stamp club members! TFS
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