Valentine’s Gifts – Lollipop Holder

By Cards, Room Decor

Hi All,

I’m always looking for a fun new way to present otherwise ordinary things. This project features 9 embossed red tulips that are incased around a white picket fence. Each flower is actually a lollipop treat for a friend. I had a similar concept going though the holidays with my candy cane gingerbread house .


I used my silhouette electronic cutting machine to cut each of the pieces and then assembled after doing some dry embossing. Then I added a few ribbons and this sentiment as final embellishments. The lollipops were wrapped in red tissue paper before being encased in a paper tulip. I think it adds for extra dimension.  I wish I could hand each of you a rose – they are seriously too cute! I think these would be great as little teacher gifts for Valentine’s Day or as a birthday treat for a student.


Thanks for stopping by and I’ll catch you all next time!

Punny Valentines Part 3

By Cards

Hi all,

I’m back with even  more pun-centric Valentines for you! These were a fun challenge when it came to creating a sentiment.valetine_mini_cards_04a

Here’s what I came up with.

Giraffe – You hold a special spot in my life!

Monkey – I’m bananas about you!

Lion – I’m not lion, you’re a great friend!

Zebra – I’m wild about you!

Crocodile – I snap at the chance to call you friend

Hippo – Hippo Valentine’s Day

Bird – You’re so tweet

Bunny – Some bunny loves you!

Elephant – You’re a ton of fun!


These will be available for purchase on etsy for kids (or adults) to enjoy!

Have a fantastic night!

Classroom Set Valentines – Punny Valentines

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Hi all,

Who’s in the mood for some “punny” cards?

Here’s a set of classroom/workplace cards for those that like to gift laughter to others!


This is a set of 13 dimensional cards featuring planes, helicopters, clouds and hot air balloons.

The puns are:

Planes – Valentine, you’re just “plane” cool!

Helicopters – Flying by to wish you a Happy Valentine’s Day!

Cloud – Screaming it out “cloud” You’re amazing!

Hot air balloon – You make my heart “soar” Happy Valentine’s Day!


These mini cards are on sale in my Etsy store if you’d like to have them! 😉

Have a fantastic evening!

Valentine’s For Classroom or Workplace

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Hi all,

I’m just about wrapping up on all my Valentine’s Day cards for the week but wanted to share the last few card designs I created. It’s been a year of puns for the most part. As you may have noticed I’ve created quite a number of cards with silly/goofy sentiments that kids are getting a good laugh out of. So I wanted to create one more set of pun cards that are more of a boy theme (but honestly, a girl could totally love these)!

These robots are created with multiple layers of vellum and have a TON of blingy details. They are also mounted up on some solid foam dimensional. My inner card-maker would love to have hidden the foam tape so it’s not so easily visible, however, I feel like kids would LOVE the opportunity to lift these bad boys off the card and stick ’em to something else. So I added a bit of tape to the backs for such a scenario.il_570xN.725068043_as6u

Here’s the inside. I added a to/from line for kids to fill out. I love a bit of personal touch to any card.


Next, I wanted to create a quick set of workplace, adult-friendly cards. These are probably my favorite of all my Valentine’s day cards. There’s just something about chalkboard art & kraft brown paper that I love. I added a pop of color by creating coordinating red envelopes.


How cute are these!?


I hope you all have been inspired to create some fun little cards or treats for your loved ones!