Cards | Thank You

This week, Card Annex designer Susie Moore is here with your Monday card inspiration! Today’s card is all about die cutting – and Lori Whitlock!

Susie used a digital die cut from the Silhouette Online Store called “Thank You Card” by Lori Whitlock. Paired with a patterned paper from Echo Park’s “For the Record 2” collection, also designed by Lori, the die makes quite a statement!

The “Thank You Card” die cut is for the whole card, front and back, but Susie only used the front panel for making this card. This card was so simple and affordable to make that Susie actually made a large quantity of them out of her paper scraps and used them as her Christmas thank you’s this year. She used an assembly line system, first cutting all of them out, and then assembling them while she watched a movie.

Lori’s designs are one of the reasons that I’m thrilled to have acquired a Silhouette machine. There’s enough of her stuff on my newly created wishlist to keep me creating for a long time! Lori, it seems, is everywhere these days, and deservedly so….she’s far and away one of the best product designers working in the industry today, creating products that are eminently usable, as Susie demonstrates.

Supplies | Patterned Paper: Echo Park (For the Record 2). Cardstock: PaperTrey Ink (Pure Poppy). Digital Cutting File: Silhouette (Thank You Card). Die: Spellbinders (heart).

Designer: Susie Moore

Susie Cannon Moore is married to her soulmate Randall, and between them they have five grown children – four boys and one girl – and five wonderful grandchildren. They live in a small country town called Maypearl, Texas. Susie has been paper crafting all her life, but started scrapbooking seriously in 1998. She has been published in Paper Crafts and Just Steampunk, and also have been on HGTVʼ’s Crafterʼ’s Coast to Coast. Susie loves to scrapbook her family, and do mini books (mostly as gifts). Card making is also a passion she has embraced for years. As a computer nerd, she especially enjoys using digis. In May of 2011, Susie, who has been a dieaholic from the early Sizzix days, started a website devoted to crafting with dies. You can visit her website at The Dies Have It.


One Response to Cards | Thank You

  1. Gab May 12, 2013 at 11:50 pm #

    Wow what a great card

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