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A Quick Valentine

Valentines Day is fast approaching and if you’re a cardmaker, like myself, you sometimes just want to create something quickly that does not take a bunch of steps. When searching through all the yummy ribbon choices on the May Arts website I found these fabulous heart shaped satin cut outs. They are a continuous line and they are all connected for easy use. They make for the perfect quick card. Here is what I created.



And here are the step and some tips I took to create this card.


Step 1 – Create your card base from Kraft cardstock.


Step 2 – Cut your piece of patterned paper ¼” smaller than the card base, round the corners and adhere using 3D dots to raise it.

*tip* By using a Kraft patterned piece of paper here you give the illusion that you’ve stamped the background. Also raising it with 3D dots gives it more interest.


Step 3 – Get out your heart satin cut outs. To fit an A2 size card you’ll only need 4 hearts of each color. Using mini Glue Dots attach your hearts in rows.


Step 4 – Leaving a space in the third row place the word LOVE in letter stickers. I used LOVE since it was a four letter word and could be lined up easily.


DONE! It’s that easy.



  • Cardstock: Kraft (The Paper Company)
  • Patterned Paper: Jillibean soup
  • Adhesive: Glue Arts, EK Success, Glue Dots
  • Tools: Corner rounder (We R Memory keepers)
  • Letter stickers: Making Memories


Also for a video on how I created this super quick card visit my YouTube channel (unique1747) I really hope you make some Valentines this year. It’s just a little something unexpected to a friend or family member.


Toodles, Latrice


Blog Post By: Latrice Murphy

  1. Charlene

    Cute way to use those hearts, Latrice!

  2. Pam Loris

    Love your card! Those hearts are too cute, May Arts has such great stuff!

  3. Linda Slattery

    You fooled me,…I thought for sure that you had stamped that background script. Beautiful card. Those hearts are fun to work with.


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