Less is more.
This is a philosophy I've used in many areas of my life over the years. I do it with cooking, I do it with writing, and I also do it with my cardmaking.
A lot of crafters I know tend to add so many elements and embellishments that it overcrowds the card, and in the end make it look, well, crowded.
The following is a very simple card, while at the same time it's quite elegant.
This card took less than ten minutes to make, and would be great to make multiples of. (For instance, I could make several of these for Combat Cards in a very short period of time.)
You could easily change up the greeting and it would work for several different celebrations.
Background: Kaisercraft's new "Roses" embossing folder
Tag: Kaisercraft Tag Shapes Decorative Die set
Butterfly: Martha Stewart Monarch Butterfly
Greeting: Stampin' Up! Blooming with Kindness (now retired)
I hope you've enjoyed this card. Thanks for reading, and I'll see you next time!
My website: www.cheryl-wright.com
BWL website: http://bookswelove.net/authors/wright-cheryl/