This week’s TGIF Challenge #tgifc388 was a tricky one indeed! A card WITHOUT a sentiment?! Who does that?
I couldn’t even wrap my head around it, until I found a loophole: No sentiment…on the FRONT.
Inspired by a project my friend Sue designed for our Fall StampFest, I pulled out the SANTA EXPRESS suite and die cut images from the Designer Series Paper to follow my “train” of thought:
See? No sentiment! Even the signpost has stars instead of words.
But untie the top and extend it out and the rest of the idea follows:
NOW we are cooking with coal! Isn’t that adorable? The only thing I did stamp was the sentiment, then punched it out with the Label Me Lovely punch and attached them all with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Some folks like to create cards without a sentiment on the front so they may add the appropriate words when they need to use it. For me, it’s like singing a familiar song and STOPPING just before the last word! The suspense just *hangs* in the air until the final note is sung.
Hopefully, this card meets the requirements AND finishes the last note, once opened. I’ve listed the supplies after the announcements.
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