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Topic: A Couple of Sappy Sweet Valentine ATCs  (Read 593 times)
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« on: February 06, 2013 08:05:24 AM »

Alpha Stamps came up with a chipboard banner that's just perfect for ATCs, and what better use of a swaggy banner than some sentimental, oh-so-sweet Valentine ATCs? I'm usually more a fan of the dark and dreary (think Halloween!), but every now and then it's fun to pull out the pink and get all sappy. Here are a couple of ATCs I created with the new banner, some of the new Valentine collage sheets, and some other Alpha Stamps supplies.

So romantic! For this card, I covered the banner in a stripey scrapbook paper and then used a dark colored pencil to imitate folds. The pediment at the top is from the Valentine Banners collage sheet, which has tons of great boarders. I will be using that for making Valentines, if I indeed get around to it.

 
Here's cupid, coming your way! I probably should have photographed this on a darker background, because it's difficult to see the lacy accent at the top of the swag.


Don't you love that little heart ribbon at the top of the card? I picked that up at my favorite local supply store. I can't ever get out of there without finding all sorts of things I wasn't even aware I needed.  Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: February 06, 2013 08:45:48 AM »

These are sweet, racky! I really love how you did the folds in the curtains. That makes for the perfect stage for your little lovers Smiley.
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« Reply #2 on: February 06, 2013 09:22:48 AM »

Absolutely beautiful! You do sappy good. The first one is my fav, but both are wonderful.  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: February 09, 2013 08:25:27 PM »

LOVE! This rocks Smiley The first one is beautiful with the top and curtains but I like them both Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: February 10, 2013 01:57:53 AM »

So sweet!  Lovely job.
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