“Rooted in Nature” Card in a Box

Many of my readers know that my daughter is a Marine Biologist and that she has lived near the coast of California for many years now.  You may not know that Anne also loves her Wisconsin roots – the woods, trees, and forests. I created this “Card in a Box” for her birthday, today, to celebrate her love of hiking in the mountains.  This card is for my daughter but as you can tell, it…

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“Seaside Notions” Shadow Box Card

This card looks like a regular card on first glance.  It makes me smile when I think of the beach and ocean. But the real surprise is when it is opened up.  Ta Da! It’s a Shadow Box Card – if you can’t tell on first glance, look at the photo below.  The watercolor background piece is set to the back of the card; it’s recessed 1/2″ Fancy Fold cards can be such a “WOW”…

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“Best Catch” Card in a Box

Here is a fun, masculine themed card that I created for a good friend.  These “card in a box” fancy fold cards are not hard to make so I don’t know why I waited so long to feature one on my blog. This is perfect for the fishing enthusiast and a fun birthday card to receive, don’t you think? Stamp Set – Best Catch, Itty Bitty Birthdays Cardstock – Blueberry Bushel, Balmy Blue, Granny Apple…

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