Forget Your Trebles Music From The Heart Card

by Joanne James28. April 2020 17:00


Today I'm sharing another quick card that I made for this week's Just Add Ink challenge - you know I can't resist a good sketch:

I decided to make a fun card using the retiring 'Music From My Heart' stamp set - take a look:


Since three out of four members of the James household play piano, and we have a guitarist and singer too, it stands to reason that this set would be one of the first into my shopping basket when the Spring-Summer catalogue launched last December and I am sad that it isn't carrying over as we haven't had anything like it before. I just love this set and it is a keeper for me! 

This card is just some random stamping of the treble clef and the 'forget your trebles' sentiment onto a white cardbase, with a black top panel and then some layering of a stave, a wavy piano keyboard and a stitched square to highlight my piano. I like the heart detail on the treble clef, which allows for some quick pops of rainbow colour. I did the same with the notes on the stave, although this layer did blend into the background more than I would have liked; smaller black notes would have worked better in hindsight. No matter - this card will be perfect for a musical friend; in fact, I might run off a batch to send to my choir ladies to let them know I'm missing them!

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:


You can see all of my 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Enjoy your evening and I'll be back tomorrow with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!


Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:

Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

Comments (4) -

4/28/2020 11:28:26 PM #

Wow you do have a musical family, Joanne. Fabulous card. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink again. x


Michele F
Michele FUnited States
4/29/2020 12:27:01 PM #

My husband plays piano, and happened to be over my shoulder during this visit!  Joanne, he plays beautifully, and has a pun-y sense of humor - He loved this fabulous play on words! [and so do I!]
I'd love to attend one of your family concerts!


VickyUnited Kingdom
4/30/2020 7:14:47 PM #

You are practically the von Trapp family Joanne! I love your card and the way you added the black panel which really highlights your stamped areas. Can your choir not get together online to sing? I think lots are. Vicky x


VickyUnited Kingdom
4/30/2020 7:14:58 PM #

You are practically the von Trapp family Joanne! I love your card and the way you added the black panel which really highlights your stamped areas. Can your choir not get together online to sing? I think lots are. Vicky x


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