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A Quote as a Focal Point

Jun 28, 2018 Amy Tsuruta

Before we get to today's card, we wanted to take a moment to thank our dear friend Amy Tsuruta for spending the past few years with us. Today marks Amy's final regular post as part of the Hero Arts Creative Team. She joined us in August of 2015, and from blog posts, to catalog projects, to helping us at tradeshows, to representing us at classes at her local store - we are so thankful and honored to have had Amy on our team. We wish her all the best in whatever comes next for her!

 

Hello, I love quotes and couldn't wait to incorporate G6287 Be The Change into a card design.  Here is how I was inspired:

Can you believe this has 5 layers?  I used a  panel from the Midnight and Sunshine Mix Layering Paper packs.  My card size was determined by the use of the DI493 Bold Graphic Confetti die that I clipped to a smaller size.

I heat embossed the SB195 Hero Florals Nasturtium in white on vellum.  The quote has been also heat embossed in white on a panel from the Midnight Mixed Layer Paper pack.

I've adhered the quote with foam square to give it a bit of height.

Thanks so much for stopping by today!

21 Responses

margaret stewart

margaret stewart

July 02, 2018

Such a beautiful card Amy! Thanks so much for giving us all inspiration! I need all the help I can get! Keep it up for us all out here!

Henriëtte

Henriëtte

June 30, 2018

Gorgeous card Amy. Thanks for all these years of inspiration for us and hope whe see you once in a while back here on the blog. It goes you very well!

Chrissy E

Chrissy E

June 29, 2018

Oh my heavens – this is gorgeous!!!! Good luck, Amy – you are SO talented and I will truly miss seeing your beautiful work here!!!

Karthikha Uday

Karthikha Uday

June 29, 2018

Such a wonderful card Amy!! Thank you for all the inspirations :)

Laura

Laura

June 28, 2018

Sorry to see you go! Thanks for all the lovely inspiration. I wish you all the best in your future endeavors!

Carla vdM

Carla vdM

June 28, 2018

What lovely photo’s of you ‘on da job’ Amy.
Lovely quote card tooo.
See you around in Coffee, Tea or Chocolate-land ;o)

Beth Merrill

Beth Merrill

June 28, 2018

I’ll miss seeing all your clever and beautiful card designs. Best of luck to you, Amy!

maria f.

maria f.

June 28, 2018

Will miss Miss Amy’s sweet and simple creations. Here’s to more stress less days in the PNW.

Marlena M

Marlena M

June 28, 2018

Amy is the best~love her style and personality! Wonderful depth in her card and sentiment~

paperpicnic

paperpicnic

June 28, 2018

Amy, I hope you know what a HUGE fan of your beautiful work that I am! It’s always been so inspiring to me. You will be greatly missed on the blog. I have always looked forward to your wonderful posts and I also loved working with you in the past. Wishing you the very best, Hugs! (Btw, I also adore this stunning card, great layers!)

Karen Hale

Karen Hale

June 28, 2018

This card and all your cards are always awesome in design, colors and well, everything. Thanks for sharing your talent and inspiration. We’ll all miss you, Amy. Best of everything to you.

Helen Gullett

Helen Gullett

June 28, 2018

Amy…. you are one of the best inspirations I found here at HA blog. Thank you for sharing your projects with us for all these years. Wish you the best for the next journey, my dear crafty friend… HUGS!!!

Cindy C.

Cindy C.

June 28, 2018

Boo hoo! :( I am gonna miss seeing your lovely projects here on Hero Arts Amy!! Thanks for all the inspirations you shared here. See you in blog land!! All the best!

Deb Selby

Deb Selby

June 28, 2018

I always checked out the HA blog if you were posting there. I will miss you there but wish you the best for whatever comes next for you.

Kari D

Kari D

June 28, 2018

Amy, thank you so much for all of the inspiration in today’s card….and in all of the other art you have created. You will be missed, but I will keep my eye out for your amazing creations in social media! All the very best!

Michelle Short

Michelle Short

June 28, 2018

Fabulous card, Amy! We are going to miss you so much from the CT, it has been an absolute pleasure working with you!

Helen

Helen

June 28, 2018

A lovely card, Amy. I’ve enjoyed seeing your creativity…best wishes, thanks for all you’ve shared.

annie solomon

annie solomon

June 28, 2018

Lovely! Now, I’d love to see the same idea adapted to a more masculine design. I’ll bet you’re up for it!!

Barbara Rademacher

Barbara Rademacher

June 28, 2018

What an extraordinary quote! Amy, you are the best!

Lisa Bzibziak

Lisa Bzibziak

June 28, 2018

Any introduced me to the world of Hero Arts! I never knew what I was missing! Love this card. 5 layers!!! But it’s all so light and airy but love the bold sentiment! I want all of this! Lol! #amymademebuyit

Amy Tsuruta

Amy Tsuruta

June 28, 2018

Awwwww….you all are the best! I have so enjoyed my time with the Hero Arts Family and am truly grateful for everything.

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