Last weekend was the end of the regular soccer season for my youngest son. Earlier in the season, I had made some thank you cards for his team to sign for Referee Appreciation Day, and here's how those turned out:
The soccer ball and stamp behind it are from a retired stamp set, Great Sport. The "thanks" die cut is from the Hello You Thinlits. I cut a "thanks" from both Whisper White and Basic Black, then layered them. (The idea for that came from a card made by my friend Judy-Ann, which you can see here). The shiny star at the end of the thanks is a Metallic Enamel shape. By the way, you'll want to be sure to stock up on these during the 24-hour special on them on Monday, November 21st!!! The green on the card is Emerald Envy.
I used the same layout for the coaches thank you cards, just changing the color to Soft Sky, since that was pretty much the boys' uniform color. I embossed the background stamps from Great Sport in Silver Embossing Powder. And, for this card I decided to reverse the Whisper White and Basic Black on the thanks:
I'm really loving the Thick Whisper White for making sturdy card bases, too! That's what I used for these, and they held up beautifully through having 13 players and their parents signing the cards!
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