Saturday, July 18, 2015

Godspeed- For Your Country card

Here is another card for my monthly goal of Honoring Our Nation's Heroes.  This one was designed using a sketch from:

I stamped this card using my MISTI.  I have other posts talking about  the MISIT.  I simply love it!!  I have found that I am using on almost all my stamping projects now.  It really made stamping the GODSPEED around the image easy.  

This image is from For Your Country stamp set.  I really love this stamp set.  Great images.  When I bought this stamp set, I wasn't sure how much I would use it.  I'm glad I am inking it up!  

I'll let you in on a secret.  I couldn't get the Godspeed to work out perfectly- so the button- was a great way to hide my overlap of words!  But is it really an "error".....nope, just a chance to embellish!!!!  

The inside sentiment is from the new stamp set Words of Truth from Stampin' Up.  I loved this set when I saw it in the new catty.  It went on my first order.  It has some great sentiments that I will use in cards, like this one, and in my scrapbooking. 

This card is one in a set that I am giving to a friend that has a son that just enlisted.  I hope these cards capture what she wants to say!  One mom to another, I think she will be very happy to send him these cards whenever she is feeling lonely!

I always like to stamp the back of my cards in coordinating ink color.  I used Soft Suede on this card so my back stamp was stamped using the same ink.

Thanks for stopping by and thanks to all those you have chosen to serve!

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  1. What a great card for a mama to send - great job! I just got this set finally myself - love the inspiration! Thanks so much for playing at Fab Friday!


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