Sunday, April 24, 2016

Thanks to the Teachers

     If you follow my blog or even visit regularly, you know that I'm in the process of making 45 "Thank You" cards at the request of my daughter, who is President of the Parent/Teacher group at my grandson's grade school this year.  The 'Parent' side of the group is putting on a recognition luncheon to honor all the teachers on May 6th.

     I've made CAS cards for the parent volunteers to sign and present to the teachers, trying to make each one individual and as different as possible.  I've utilized the various dies I have (from Memory Box, Die-namics, Spellbinders, and die-Mensions) for all the "Thank You" sentiments and then added embellishment to feminize most of the cards and left others as plain as possible for the few male teachers.  We all know how male DNA is programmed to complain about embellishment.  :-D

     Here are some more cards to share with you today.  I've listed the challenges I'm entering underneath each card.






     Have a great rest-of-your-weekend and Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie


Jo said...

Fabulous selection NanaConnie, especially love the 2nd one.....such a pretty background & looks lovely with the lace. Hope you're well, my friend!
hugs Jo x said...

Gorgeous selection of thank you cards love them all. Alison xx

Davi said...

NC you are doing a FABulous job on all the Thank You's!! Im sure the teachers will be Very impressed with all your beautiful Creativity :)

Daffodil Cards said...

Another set of very creative and lovely cards. I should think your daughter is thrilled with all you have done.

Margaret said...

Lovely CAS thank you cards. Thanks for joining us at A Beautiful Mess for this challenge.
Margaret, DT

Lori Kobular said...

So many lovely Thank You cards! They are all beautiful! Thanks for playing along with us at DL.ART Thankful Thursdays Challenges!

Sue Reynolds said...

Thank You for showing us your assortment of Thank You Cards and butterflies...all very lovely, but in particular love the butterfly die-cut on you first card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

Karen Letchworth said...

This is so sweet, Connie. Thanks so much for sharing your talents with us in our Things With Wings Challenge. We're delighted to have you join us, and hope that you will stop by again soon.
Karen Letchworth
Really Reasonable Ribbon

Berni Cuttino said...

Fabulous array of Thank you beautie. We always need to have those on hand. Love them all. Especially fond of the first one

Dawn Lancaster said...

Another lovely set of Thank You cards NanaC!
Dawn xx

Tracey Boley said...

Lovely colourful cards.

Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Catz

Tracey DTxx

Nancy Hill said...

Beautiful Thank You cards. Thank you for sharing your beautiful project with us at Really Reasonable Ribbon and can't wait to see your next beautiful card or project with us soon. Nancy Hill, Really Reasonable Design Team Member

Therese Engström said...

Nice card <3
Thanks for joining us at Creative Corner Challenges.
Hugs from Therese, DT

Hazel said...

Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 127 - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

Kathy/NorthCarolina said...

What a great ensemble of cards! And how lovely to honor teachers in this special way! Thanks for sharing with us at the Really Reasonable Ribbon "Things With Wings" Challenge!

CraftingMum said...

Lovely card thanks for joining us at Crafting with Friends Louise DT x