Monday, July 17, 2017

Baby Blue or Pretty Pink

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Baby Blue or Pretty Pink.  We are creating cards with two options:  either Baby Blue or Pretty Pink colors.

Here's my card:




I found the umbrella image in the Silhouette Store:  Design #53802.  The text is created using CurlyShirley font.


Inside view of card:





Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, July 3, 2017

Patriotic Please

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Patriotic Please.  We are using Red, White and Blue colors

Here's my card:



I used sketch #256 found on Operation White Home.




Inside view of card:





My card was created using OWH sketch #258:



Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, June 19, 2017

White on White

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called White on White.  This is an any occasion card that has a white background and all white elements.  No colors!

Here's my card:




I used Birds and Swirls embossing folder for the background.  Added a white dove and white heart with a gem stone on top.  Lastly I tied a white ribbon around the card.


Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, June 5, 2017

You're the Man

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called You're The Man.  This is an any occasion masculine card.

Here's my card:




Added the neck ties to the inside of the card:





Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, May 15, 2017

Favorite Color Combo

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Favorite Color Combo.  My favorite colors are turquoise and pink.

Here's my card:



I used sketch #40 found on Paper Play Sketches web site.




And added more pink butterflies to the inside of the card.




Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, May 1, 2017

Motherly Love

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Motherly Love.  We are making cards that reflect a Mother's Love.

Here's mine:



The cat and kitten image is an svg file.  

Inside view of card


More about this card:

Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, April 17, 2017

Pretty Pastals

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Pretty Pastals.  We are making cards using only pastal colors.

Here's mine:

Add caption

I left a sentiment off this card to allow it to be used for any occasion.    




Recipe for this card:
  • Embossing on butterflies:  Mesh from Cricut


Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, April 3, 2017

Flowers and Fantasy

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Flowers & Fantasy.  We are making cards with flowers and a fantasy character such as a fairy or unicorn.

Here's mine:



The fairy and flower are from the Silhouette Store.  The sentiment is computer generated.  

Inside view of card




Recipe for this card:
  • Fairy and flower image from Silhouette Store:  Design Id #59378
  • Sentiment font :  Smoothie Shoppe
  • Sketch from OWH:  Sketch #161
  • Glossy Accents used on fairy wings.


Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, March 20, 2017

Black & White - with a smidge of color

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Black & White - with a smidge of color.  We are making mostly black and white with just a smidge of another color.

Here's mine:


The ring images are from the Silhouette store.  The sentiment is computer generated.  




Recipe for this card:
  • Peep images: Design Id# 37930
  • Sentiment font :  alex Brush


Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, March 6, 2017

Keep It Simple

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Keep It Simple.  We are making simple cards.

Here's mine:



The peeps are svg files.  The sentiment is computer generated.  




Recipe for this card:
  • Peep images: https://www.etsy.com/shop/SVGstop
  • Sentiment font :  berrylicious


Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, February 20, 2017

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Roses are Red, Violets are Blue.  We are making cards that use only Red and Blue.

Here's mine:




The vintage truck and flowers are a free svg download.  The sentiment is computer generated.  The designer paper is digital paper also from Etsy.  



Recipe for this card:


Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, February 6, 2017

Be My Valentine

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Be My Valentine.  We are making cards that say Happy  Valentine's Day or Be Mine.

Here's mine:


The hearts are from the Silhouette Store.  The sentiment is computer generated.  The designer paper is digital paper also from Etsy.  



Recipe for this card:


Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, January 16, 2017

Pink and Gray

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Pink and Gray.  We are making cards that use the colors Pink and Gray.

Here's mine:

A2 sized card = 5.5" x 4.25"

The teddy bear is from the Silhouette Store.  The sentiment is a svg file purchased from Etsy.  The designer paper is digital paper also from Etsy.  

Inside view of card


Recipe for this card:


Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn

Monday, January 2, 2017

Snow Birds

Hello, Friends!


The newest challenge at Cards in Envy is called Snow Birds.  We are making cards that feature snowmen, snow scenes, snowflakes, but also includes birds.

Here's mine:
A2 sized card


The penguins and snowflakes are stamps from Lawn Fawn.  The sentiment is computer generated to fit my design.    
Inside view of card


Recipe for this card:
  • Penguins and Snowflakes :  Lawn Fawn Winter Penguin
  • Sketch:  OWH sketch #9
  • Sentiment font :  Christmas (free font on dafont.com)


Thank you for visiting! ~ Marilyn