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Notebook and Cards

I have a ladies conference to go to Friday and Saturday.  I decided to make a notebook and a dozen cards, six of each, for the speaker. 



The cards were made using Very Vanilla, from Stampin' Up!, as the card base.  The designer paper is from K & Company.  The clock face, from Sense of Time retired set, was stamped on Very Vanilla with Soft Suede ink, with the vine from Vintage Vogue. I layered it on Early Espresso cardstock that was cut using the the large scallop die cut.(all SU! product) The papers were sponged with Soft Suede ink.  The first card I used "friend" from You're a Gem.(SU!) The second card I use the punch Petite Pennants Builder, (SU!) but cut the scallop off the large pennant.  I also cut the 'second hand' round face out and popped it up.

For the notebook I used a compostion notebook with First Edition Specialty designer paper, (SU!) on top of retired cardstock from SU! I then used designer paper from K & Company for "wallpaper".
The clock face was stamped in Soft Suede ink on Fun Foam that was heated.  I layered it on Early Espresso.  I distressed the papers and sponged with Soft Suede ink.  I printed the conference theme on V. Vanilla and layered on E. Espresso, using the Decorative Label punch from SU!  {the brads are from SU! also}

{The notebook was suppose to look like torn wallpaper, but the family said they liked the "torn look of the notebook on the notebook".  I guess I did not get the look I was going for.  I saw a card on Splitcoast Stampers that gave me the idea, but do not remember who's card it belong to...sorry!} 

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  1. This is awesome! Love-love-love it! You did such a great job. Thanks for posting photos! :-)

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