Jacksonbelle Tuesday Challenge - Valentine's Cards

Hi everyone! I know it's really Tuesday, but man oh man, did it ever feel like Monday getting out of bed this morning! :)

Today's Jacksonbelle Embellishment challenge was to create a Valentine's Day card, so I created a bunch of mini-cards for my daughter's pre-k class (they measure 2 3/4" x 4" and fit into those tiny little gift card envies) using some scraps of Love Me Do patterned paper I had left over. There's room on the inside to attach a little square of chocolate and a place for my daughter to write her name. :)

Also, now through Thursday, Jacksonbelle Embellishments is offering *free shipping* on all orders (use code JBFREE during checkout).

Want to play along with us? Simply upload your Valentine card to your SCS gallery using the keyword JBEO89 or post a comment on the Jacksonbelle Embellishments blog linking to your blog. We' would love to see what you come up with! :)

Check out the other DT girls for more Valentine inspiration!

Amy Tsuruta
Carly Robertson
Dawn Lusk
Heather Lee-Reppen
Jill Dunn
Julie Lacey
Lindsey Botkin
Lynda Benden
Pam Varnell
Shemaine Smith
Stephanie Severin
Tobi Crawford
Windy Robinson

Thanks for stopping by today... Hope you have a great one! :)


  • Create a 2 3/4" x 4" card base using kraft CS.
  • Cut a 2 1/2" x 4" piece of white CS, round corner, and stamp sentiment before adhering to card base.
  • Use strips of patterned paper to create hills, and distress edges.
  • Stamp bird image with Memento Black ink, color with Copics and use white gel pen to create polka dots on the wing.
  • Cut out bird image and adhere to card base.
  • Stamp yellow mini-hearts onto white CS, then outline with black fine tip marker before adding Stickles.

Stamps - Basic Grey Clear Stamps, Cuppy Love (Taylored Expressions), Heart Prints (PTI)
Ink - Memento Black, Copics
Paper - Kraft, Stamper's Select White, Love Me Do (My Mind's Eye)
Miscellaneous - Stickles, Black Fine Tip Marker, White Gel Pen


  1. These are so sweet! Awesome cards!

  2. I just love these to pieces...soooo fun & happy!

  3. These are adorable! Love the little distressed waves. And I can't believe you colored all these - holy hat!

  4. GASP!! These are just beyond gorgeous! WOW!!! I love them, LOVE the layout, love the crisp look...fantastic!

  5. oh Heather...these are just too sweet! love the wavy layers...won't the kids just love them!

  6. These cards are SO cute!!! :)

  7. What a sweet Valentine treat! Your cards are adorable!

  8. Too cute, just love these little things!!!

  9. with cards as beautiful as yours I just had to become a follower, they are lovely and these are particularly sweet

  10. Heather,
    The sentiment and birdie are adorable! The kids will love them!

  11. Ah, these are just too cute Heather!! Love them!:)

  12. LOVE this. I'm SO gonna "case" you!! hahaha..

  13. Oh these are too super cute for words! I love the distressed layered patterned paper - it's such a great blend of colours!

  14. Oh my gosh Heather, these are AWESOME! I LOVE the bird, hills, EVERYTHING!

  15. Heather these Valentines are the sweetest!! :) Great work and that is such a fun sized card to make! I have been addicted to them! hehe :)
    And it was like a Monday to me too today!!

  16. Fun! Fun! These guys make me smile:)

  17. so stinkin' cute. Love the birds and the MME paper!

  18. Your work is great! Love your super cute cards!!


  19. Hi :) Just discovered your blog via Dawn McVey's "In the Spotlight"... and I ABSOLUTELY LOVE your work... just had to give credit where credit was due! :) Can't wait to see what you do next!

    :) Jaime

  20. Fabulous cards, Heather! So sweet and fun!! Love your work, you ROCK!!

  21. Are you kidding me?! These are beyond cute! You rock!

  22. Shut up! This is way beyond stinkin' cute!! That precious bird and those colorful hills, I just want to eat it up!


Thanks for stopping by! :)