A Valentine Heart Melts Again

Happy Kitchen Sink Flash Back Friday!

While slowly updating ALL the links from the new website over to my blog… it hit me how valuable a blog or gallery can be! There it is, a history of work, events, images, etc., all there waiting to be enjoyed again. So why not? It certainly has been a long time since I have taken a second look at some of my favorite cards from the past ten years and that is what I hope to share with you.

Today is an exceptionally beautiful day in So. Calif. for Feb. 2nd. The sun is shining, the air is crystal clear (still a big deal when you can see downtown LA and beyond to the beach – 30 miles as the crow flies = 1.5hrs via car! – lol). The tempt is a lovely 78°F – PERFECT!

After a quick glance at the global temperature map, it looks like 3/4 of the world is dealing with some chilly temps of 50° F and much colder! So, please don’t take it that I am bragging. Today is just an exceptionally gorgeous day and it is lovely temperature today that inspired me to flash back today’s card (from 2010).

I would love to know … What is the temperature where you live?

For everyone that leaves their hometown temperature in the comments below, will have a chance to win the stamp set, Multi-Step Invisible Snowman. A winner will be randomly chosen and announced here next Friday (Feb. 9th).Invisable-Snowman-w-Sample-wtrmk

The winner picked will need to comment back within 48hrs, otherwise, a new winner will be randomly selected.

Have an inky Friday… and stay warm!

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Stamps: Multi Step Invisible Snowman from Kitchen Sink Stamps.
Paper: Bazzill Basics Striped Glazed Red. Solar White Classic Crest from Neenah. Chocolate Chip from SU!
Ink: (all Memento, unless noted) HAT: Step #4 Onyx Black (VersaFine), Step #3 Rich Cocoa,  Step #2 Rich Cocoa stamp off 1x, [MASK OFF hat band] Step #1 Desert Sand then stamp again Rich Cocoa stamp off 1x. Color Hat Band with Copics – R46, and R59. SCARF: Step #2 – Grape Jelly, Step #1 Rhubarb Stalk. CARROT: Step #3 – Habanero (VersaFine), Step #2 Tangelo, Step #1 Cantaloupe. PIPE: Step #3 – Onyx Black (VersaFine), Step #2 Rich Cocoa, Step #1 Potter’s Clay. COAL: Step #1 Tuxedo Black stamp off 2x’s, Step #2 Lightning Black (Brilliance). BUTTONS: Step #2 – Tuxedo Black, Step #1 Tuxedo Black stamp off 1x. HEART: Rhubarb Stalk. SENTIMENT: Rhubarb Stalk and Rich Cocoa rock and stamp off the bottom half.
Embellishments: Nestabilities – Curved Rectangles. Brownstone glitter from Martha Stewart. Ultra Fine Red Glitter. Glossy Accents from Ranger. Red Atyou Spica pen.
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19 thoughts on “A Valentine Heart Melts Again

  1. I’m in the middle of Wisconsin and its 17° here. (A heat wave since it was 0° this morning!) Since Jimmy the Groundhog in Sun Prairie, WI saw his shadow this morning, your cute snowman is in no danger of melting completely for at least 6 weeks.

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    • LOL! Too funny Gayle!!! That’s what my cousins in MN say when it get’s above 0° … “It’s a heatwave, get out the shorts!” Even with 6 more weeks… with how fast the world is moving, Spring will be here before we know it! 🙂 Thanks for sharing!

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  2. I was in Punxatawny yesterday to see the Groundhog & it was 12° at some point. Got home to Ohio & it was 17°, so pretty jealous of you! 🙂

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      • Yes we have quite a few wineries. I’m not a wine drinker, but I’m guessing the vines are OK with our winters. Like they say here in MO, if you don’t like the weather, just wait 10 minutes.

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    • jlingraham : We have to enjoy the nice weather when we get it right? 🙂
      Before we know it will have heat in late Spring thru Summer and we’ll have to turn on our air conditioners! LOL … or do you use swamp coolers in Florida?

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