Dec 30 2008

Trio of Simple Thanks

Published by at 9 20 pm under General Purpose Cards

Today I combined 2 challenges to create this trio of simple thank you cards. The colors of So Saffron, Bravo Burgundy and Handsome Hunter were taken from today’s Color Challengeat SCS, and my basic layout was taken from my good friend, Barb Schram, who was the Featured Stamperon Sunday over at SCS. Barb’s Blog can be seen here. Here are my cards:

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I knew I wanted to do something quick and simple for thank you notes, and I was so pleased to find this simple and lovely card in Barb’s gallery. Now Barb went to a lot more work with her card in cutting out her little man, whereas I used a Labels One Nestabilities by Spellbinders to quickly cut and emboss my Thank You sentiment. I also corner rounded the bottoms.

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Stamps: Thank You by Stampendous

Paper: SU Very Vanilla, So Saffron, Handsome Hunter. Wonderland DP by Cosmo Cricket

Ink: SU Bravo Burgundy

Accessories: Labels One Nestabilities by Spellbinders, SU Corner Rounder.

Thanks much for stopping in. I do have a lot more thank you notes to come up with and I want to start on Valentines soon for The Ultimate Valentine Challenge. Check it out here if you haven’t read about it yet. Happy New Year everyone!!! Be safe!!!!

17 responses so far

17 Responses to “Trio of Simple Thanks”

  1. Jerri Kay says:

    These are gorgeous Sharon, I love these deep rich colors!

  2. Simply beautiful!! LOVE the colors and the vintage feel of the papers… a wonderful set!

  3. Lynette says:

    Wonderful thank you notes! I love your style.

  4. Norine says:

    love the rich colors of these cards great job
    Hugs
    Norine

  5. Heather says:

    I just love the color combinations you use. And it’s great how a relatively simple card can still look so rich. Thanks for sharing!

  6. Deb Saaranen says:

    So simple, yet so lovely! I was just laying in bed last night thinking of a similar sketch for a fast thank you! So nice to see what you’ve designed!

  7. Joan Fricker says:

    Sharon, these are great thank you cards. I love the colors and the simplicity! The labels one nestie sure make for nice focal point. Great job as usual!!

    Joan

  8. jules p says:

    neat card!

  9. Bev J. says:

    Great cards-I love those colors together. tfs

  10. barb schram says:

    Super! I love the label as the focal point and these colors are fabulous! Thank you for playing along, Sharon and making my FS week such a great one! I appreciate it, my friend!

  11. Lisa Brown says:

    elegant simplicity; love these!

  12. nancy littrell says:

    Simple and beautiful. Love how the rounded corners go so well with your spellbinders thank you tag. Great color combo too. TFS

  13. Rose Ann says:

    I love your pretty Thank You cards, Sharon!! The papers are so pretty, and I love the pretty sentiment!!

  14. Elena says:

    So elegant! Love the colors and the papers!

  15. leslierich says:

    I love these cards, Sharon! The paper is just wonderful and could be either masculine or feminine. The label die and the rounded bottom corners really add to the design. They don’t give the impression of being plain or simple at all!

  16. Gail S. says:

    Wow!!! All of the eye candy was beautiful!!! You are so talented. Thank you for sharing with us.

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