Welcome to our May Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! This month’s stamp from Close to My Heart is “Pinwheel” and is available exclusively through your Close to My Heart consultant from May 1 – 31, 2013. You can purchase this stamp set for only $5 with a qualifying purchase.
I absolutely love these pinwheels! There are so many wonderful things you could do with them. I decided to create a card using the pinwheels.
When I was deciding on papers my mind immediate went to red and blue for colors. I have also seen a lot of cool layouts using the wood grain paper from the Dakota paper pack. So I know my color choices – Barn Red, Pacifica, Whisper and Dakota. Using my Silhouette I cut the pinwheels and sentiment frame. I used bakers twine to wrap the sticks to add dimension to the card.
Here is a list of supplies used:
- Dakota Paper pack X7157B
- Grey wool Bakers twine Z1701
- Pewter brads Z1366
- Pinwheels Stamp Set S1305
- Barn Red Stamp pad Z2104
- Pacifica Stamp pad Z2192
Your next stop on our “Pinwheel” hop is Lucy’s blog – Love 2 Create. Which will mean you have made the full circle – we hope you have enjoyed all the art work and are inspired to create something wonderful.
Here is the full list of all the talented participants:
- Lucy ~ Love 2 Create
- Amber ~ Scrapper’s Therapy
- Theo~ Celebrate Crafts
- Stephanie-Quilted Scrapper
- Cat ~ catscrapbooking <—- You are here!
Thanks for hopping along with us – we hope we were able to inspire you.