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A Different Kind of Cupid for Valentine’s Day

When we think of Cupid we often think of the little nearly naked baby angel flittering through the air. but when I came across this wonderful digital image of a young boy dressed in a vintage style as Cupid, I knew I had to have him! in fact, hubby even stopped what he was doing when he saw the card on my computer to comment about how much he liked the vintage look.

and thanks to the Paper Temptress store, you can get the papers to make a card for YOUR sweetie, too! 🙂

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I started with a base of spirit red feltweave cs and then added my decorative papers and image. a little banner was punched from black Basis cs and then a sentiment generated from my label maker added over the top.

I tied a ribbon of the poppy red splitz ribbon to a fun red & white paper clip. this ribbon is cool because it is both satin and grosgrain all on one ribbon. the color was a little too bright orangey-red for my papers, so I dyed it to match by just adding some ink. super easy! 🙂

for more details about my card, you can head over to my blog “Just Coffee Please…

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